Human Trafficking And Hiv Aids
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Ethiopia: International Organization for Migration Holds Teacher Training Seminar on HIV/AIDS, Human TraffickingMore than 400 Ethiopian teachers yesterday gathered in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, for a five-day seminar on combating human trafficking and the spread of HIV in the country, Agence France-Presse reports. A study by the International Organization for... Read more »
Fight Against AIDS in India Must Involve Action Against Human Trafficking, Prostitution, Opinion Piece SaysAlthough "well-intentioned people see[k] to limit the spread of AIDS in at-risk populations, especially in the commercial sex industry," they "often ignore a larger challenge -- helping to free the slaves of that industry," John Miller, director of... Read more »
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi Anonymous,There are many different types of HPV (30-40 varieties). Over half of all sexually active folks become infected with some type of HPV. In 90% of these cases the body's immune system completely clears the infection. (See below.)Hope... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi, Andrew.Unfortunately we don't have a cure (yet) for HPV. We do have a preventative vaccine that I recommend for those not infected. For those already infected, close follow-up, especially for those with the high-risk subtypes, and prompt... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,No. Genital warts are caused by a virus, the human papilloma virus (HPV). Syphilis is caused by a bacteria, Treponema pallidum. You can read much more about HPV and syphilis in the archives of this forum. I'll repost below a sample of what... Read more »
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Posted by vaccineman, 2 RepliesI dont know if this topic is appropriate here but i always wondered if HIV was man made. For what I know scientists started playing with viruses in 1905 then came WW2 with all those experiments of the NAZI labs ( very advanced for their time). The... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesALL human blood tests HIV positive. THat's why it has to be diluter 51 times just for an antibody test.
The disclaimer on the ELISA, The Western Blot, and the Viral Load Test:
"There is NO RECOGNIZED STANDARD for detecting the absence or presence of... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousAIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2004 Apr;20(4):349-50. Related Articles, Links
HIV type 1 transmission by human bite.
Andreo SM, Barra LA, Costa LJ, Sucupira MC, Souza IE, Diaz RS.
Retrovirology Laboratory, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo,... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI was wondering if any one who is HIV positive and whom
doesn't care to answer 6 questions for me. I have an assigment for my
Human Services class to interview someone who is HIV positive, so if anyone is willing
please email me at... Read more »
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