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The Well Project

Myths About HIV

...HIV. The myth: "I'm safe because I'm in a monogamous relationship (or married)." The reality: Were you tested for HIV before you got into the relationship? Was your partner? Were both tests negative? And do you spend 24 hours a day together? If you're faithful, but he or she is not, or he or she was already HIV positive before you met, you can still get HIV. The myth : "I'm safe because I'm a virgin." The reality: ...
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HIV/AIDS (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2010)

Can two HIV negative men develop HIV/AIDS from having unprotected sex with each other?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,See below.Dr. BobHow to contract HIV (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2009) (Obama Budget Would Kill Abstinence-Only Funding) May 15, 2009If a HIV - woman Read more »

is it possable to develop HIV in anal sex? HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2009)

hello, me and my girlfriend recently had unprotected anal sex, she has done it before so we did it the "right" way going slow and pleanty of k-y and there was no trama but this was her 1st time unprotected. we are both absolutly clean of any form of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...HIV-infected person can transmit the virus to an uninfected person (HIV negative) via unprotected sex. (See below.) I suggest you spend some time on this site reviewing HIV basics (see below) and also the wealth of information in the archives and... Read more »

How to contract HIV (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2009) (Obama Budget Would Kill Abstinence-Only Funding)

If a HIV - woman and a HIV - man have sexual intercourse while the woman is on her menstrual period, is there a possibility of contracting HIV just because she is on her period? even if both dont have HIV/AIDS?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Once again a QTND (question that never dies) arises! And of course the ATNC (answer that never changes) remains unchanged! Two HIV-negative people cannot create HIV out of thin air and transmit it to each other. (See below.) Menstrual blood... Read more »

Political Views? (BARACK OBAMA PLAN TO FIGHT HIV/AIDS)

Hello Dr. Rob,This is my first visit to your forum. I have read only a handful of your posts and have gotten a lot of valuable information from them. The one question that I have is regarding your political views. You are in a place to give so...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Obama cosponsored the International Cooperation to Meet the Millennium Development Goals Act. Barack Obama will target this new spending toward strategic goals, including helping the world's weakest states to build healthy and educated... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

56% of People in United States Say Government Should Spend More to Fight HIV/AIDS, Survey Says

...Fifty-six percent of people in the United States believe that the government should spend more to combat the global HIV/AIDS epidemic, according to a survey released Wednesday by the Kaiser Family Foundation , Reuters reports (Reuters, 6/2). Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Federal Government Spending Caps on HIV/AIDS Funding Must be Lifted

...appropriations bills for FY 2000 and reviewing President Clinton's proposed FY 2000 appropriations levels. His recommendations for spending on federal AIDS programs fall short of the need for prevention, care and services, research and housing... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Domestic HIV/AIDS Spending "Essentially Flat," Increased "Efforts to Control" HIV From "All Levels of Government" Needed, Editorial Says

...the disease continues to frustrate federal and local efforts to rein it in." A recent report from CDC about annual new HIV infections in the U.S. indicated that the number of people newly infected with the virus "is 40% higher than... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Vietnamese Government Issues Documents to Increase Access to HIV Care, Treatment; Increases Spending on Prevention, Treatment Efforts

...establishment of private centers to care for people living with HIV/AIDS. In addition, the government announced it will increase spending on HIV/AIDS services to 440 billion Vietnamese dong, or about $28 million, from 80 billion dong, or about $5... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous
... search Ten years ago, the world spent less than $300 million annually to combat HIV/AIDS in developing countries. In 2005, that figure reached $8.3 billion. What drove this explosion in funding, where... Read more »

Is there a Financial Impact to having HIV?

Posted by westernbear69, 1 Reply
...Just wondering what the financial impact of having hiv is in The USA. I have noticed that a few of the posts from The USA talk a lot about the financial impact. Being from Canada, Read more »

THE PAIN BEHIND THE STIGMA

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...""HIV/AIDS Positive stories Kids Quiz Quiz www links Services Feedback Stories Images FAQ Email Disclosure WE NEED EVERYONE WHO Read more »

Gates & Buffett - Will "We" see any of this?

Posted by Survivor, 3 Replies
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/13541144/?GT1=8211 I hope to God So! Love Eric - "RatBoy" Read more »