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How To Prevent The Spread Of Aids

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Focus on Young People to Prevent Spread of AIDS: Foster Parents Plan Report

More programs that empower youths to focus on the socioeconomic and cultural factors that fuel HIV transmission are needed to fight the disease worldwide, according to a Foster Parents Plan (FPP) document to be released today. The report, "Circle of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South China Villagers Turn to Music to Prevent the Spread of AIDS

In the southern Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, health workers are turning to the area's history of musical folklore to spread AIDS prevention messages. "We asked eight local singers to write and record songs about the disease," said Huang... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Businesses "Need to Act Now" to Prevent Spread of HIV/AIDS in Russian Workplaces, Opinion Piece Says

The "potential threat" that HIV/AIDS "poses to the strength of the private sector" in Russia is "not as high on the corporate agenda" as it "should be," Daniel Kashnitsky -- an associate at Transatlantic Partners Against AIDS and the Global... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Medical Journalist Says Reliance on Condoms Spreads HIV/AIDS

By Gudrun SchultzWASHINGTON, D.C., June 23, 2006 ( - A medical journalist has added her voice to claims that the explosion in HIV/AIDS infection rates is directly linked to reliance on condom use as a virus preventative.Writing for...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,"Medical journalist?" Hmmm . . . faith-based pseudo-science crack-pot-journalist would be more accurate. Let me quote the stated mission of CRISIS Magazine:"The mission of CRISIS Magazine is to interpret and shape the direction... Read more »

Re: Medical Journalist Says Reliance on Condoms Spreads HIV/AIDS

Dr. Bob,The "medical journalist's" report was amazingly idiotic. Why would anyone in their right mind believe such a thing? I notice you sometimes comment on the religious right. Why bother? It would seem common sense is all one needs...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Stan,Why even bother commenting on the religious right? Well, for starters, how about the fact these folks vote! They have the power to elect presidents and congressmen and congresswomen. These folks and some of the folks they elected actually... Read more »

Is combivir a prevention for HIV to spread

On Sunday Morning a on/or 7:20 am, I had Sexual Intercourse with another male and myself being male. His condom broke during the sexual act and also released sperm in me due to the condom breaking. I noted this, immediately went to the toilet and...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thanks for your post.It's generally considered OK to take Combivir twice a day; meaning it's less critical that the doses are separated by exactly 12 hours.Combivir can be effective in preventing HIV infection, particularly if the first... Read more »

Effectiveness of Intralesional Velban; Will it prevent the spread of KS?

How effective is intralesional velban generally considered to be in getting rid of Kaposi's sarcoma lesions? Are multiple injections at the same site required? Is there any evidence that such treatment prevents the spread of KS in the same...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
Intralesional velban is a procedure by which the chemotherapeutic drug velban is injected directly into the KS lesion. I use this procedure alot. It is very effective (about 80% effective) at taking care of the KS lesions. Please note that the... Read more »
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Is the triple cocktail helping to spread AIDS?

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
I've written what is currently the only computer application solely dedicated to the mathematical analysis of HIV. It's called HIV pathogenesis modeler, and can be downloaded at:

While using the SI model in the program, I... Read more »

Paper cut guy spreads lies

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Condoms are in fact 99.99 percent effective in prevention HIV. Shame on paper cut guy for hism disinformation.

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U.S. policies continually undermining AIDS prevent

Posted by bradford
U.S. policies continually undermining AIDS prevention efforts!

I am appauled by the U.S. government and it's policies which have continually been undermining the efforts to control and prevent the further spread of HIV and AIDS.

First, funding cuts... Read more »