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How Much Government Spending For Hiv

Here's a taste of what has to offer on this topic:
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 »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: Government to Spend $10 Million on HIV Awareness

Australia's health minister, Tony Abbott, is considering plans to spend $10 million Australian ($7.7 million U.S.) on an HIV awareness campaign amidst rising infection rates among gay men. HIV infections have increased 41 percent between 2000 and... 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

It has been "difficult over the years to get a good statistical handle on the size of the AIDS problem in this country," a New York Times editorial says, adding, "But by the latest and most sophisticated measurements, the disease continues to... Read more »
Ask the Experts

I ended up spending the money...

Hi. Dr. Bob,Even after you were gracious enough to respond to my question from July 26th,"Before I spend the money...", I ended up taking a bDNA pcr and another HIv1/2/0 icma and Hiv-2 Ab tests anyway. Neg on all, the bDNA <75 (which is...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Hmm . . . 52 negative ELISAs, 3 negative NATs, 1 negative proviral DNA PCR, 1 negative PCR RNA and 1 negative bDNA PCR over a 20-month period? OK, I'm sending both the folks from the Guinness Book of World Records and the folks from... Read more »

Before I spend the money...

Hi Dr. Bob,You were gracious enough to answer my question June 9th "Have youever seen..." And I reaaly do appreciate it. Briefly, my Exposure was licking my finer after fingering a stripper runored to be hiv+Since I wrote last I did take...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Fifty negative ELISA tests, one undetectable quantitative PCR RNA viral load, one undetectable qualitative PCR proviral DNA, three undetectable NATs, all out to 19 months from essentially a non-exposure??????? Dude! Your... Read more »

Rather spend cash on donation then on test

BOB!!!! Help I had an exposure 6 weeks ago within 5 days had ars symptoms really bad flu with sore throat congestion, fatigue, shortness of breath etc. Lasted 2 weeks then came headaches sore throat swollen glands and then the worst thing. I started...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,"Thingling burning toes, fingers, palms and legs . . . red curled up nerve veins . . . sensations that happen at random and are shocking and disturbing . . . ." And you are wondering if you are a psychosomatic freak or have real... Read more »

How the government effects HIV epidemic

How does the government in struggling countries affect the HIV epidemic?...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
This is a great question with many different answers. Various countries have responded to the HIV epidemic in different ways. Some have been highly successful, like Brazil, but others have been slow to respond.A great source of information on this... Read more »
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I don't believe our government would Lie.

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
The CDC is a government organization. I don't think they would lie to us by telling us that 3 months is enough. There are cases were people have tested positive after 3 months. What's wrong with you guys. You keep claiming the CDC is going to revise... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Exactly my thoughts 'Anonymous One' the 1% or 0.1% inaccuracy of the test depending what you read, in my mind is used as a disclaimer as because of the way this virus is consistently mutating. The tests used need to be updated all the time as new... Read more »

Proof that AIDS is U.S government bio-weapon

Posted by Sojuro, 2 Replies
Throughout the 1960's and 1970's, the United States was involved a EUGENICS programs in which AFRICAN AMERICANS, and others deemed as 'undesireables' were being INVOLUNTARILY SYSTEMATICALY STERILIZED to quell their population growth... Read more »

You spend your whole life looking for someone

Posted by rainbowhisperer, 4 Replies
You Spend Your Whole Life Looking For Someone....

You go to kindegarden and you get your first peck on the cheek. You get your first shove from that certain someone.You get your feelings hurt and you cry, Or you go home and cry to your Mom. You get... Read more »