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Immunization For Children With Hiv Heb B Vaccine

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Vaccinations and HIV

... What Are Vaccinations? What's Different for People With HIV? Which Vaccinations Are Recommended? HIV-Positive Travelers What Are Vaccinations? Vaccinations, or immunizations, are treatments that build up your body's defenses against certain infections. For example, many people
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vaccine for chickenpox given to 10kids of Hiv.

Dear Dr DavidI am the same person who's daughter and grand son 10 month kid both r HIV Pos. I want an advice from You,and my Dr from India has also aske me to post this que to You.Can this child with Vl 100,000 copies and CD count 4,000 gan be given...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...children in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention class I (CD4+ T-lymphocyte percentage of 25% or more) indicate that the vaccine is safe, immunogenic, and effective. Therefore, weighing potential risks and benefits, varicella vaccine... Read more »

its for you ( Update on AIDS Vaccine Research and Advocacy 2009

good morning siri would like to draw your kind attention over this recent research for an effective vaccinelots of love one of your lovers kualalumpur
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,I'll reprint some information below about recent developments in HIV vaccine research.Dr. BobAIDS Vaccine Research and Advocacy: An Update By Emily Bass, Cindra Feuer, and Mitchell WarrenIs an AIDS Read more »

Flu Vaccine's and BLIPS

Could the seasonal flu vaccine or the N1H1 vaccine cause a Viral Load BLIP (slight to moderate rise) sometime after having one?I ask because I have been religious taking my HIV med's since 1998 and back in September & October I received my vaccines....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...possible! Almost any vaccination or intercurrent illness can cause a transient rise ("blip") in HIV plasma viral load.Dr. BobH1N1 vaccine Oct 22, 2009HelloThis may seem like a silly question, but why shouldn't HIV(+) individuals get the... Read more »


Dear Dr. Bob:Thanks for your sterling job you offer to the community. My question is: the HIV virus is the most studied virus and its behavior as well as functionality is well-known. Why then no vaccine has yet been developed though billions of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Former WW,The failure to develop a therapeutic or preventative vaccine against HIV has absolutely nothing to do with Big Pharma's profits or scientific researches' jobs and funding grants. That is conspiracy-theory Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Early HAART Initiation Improves Vaccine Response Among HIV-Positive Children, Study Says

...treatment with highly active antiretroviral therapy within the first year of life can develop normal immune responses to childhood vaccines, according to a study published online Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences , ... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Questions and Answers: The NIH 2009 H1N1 Influenza Vaccine Trials in HIV-Infected Children, Youth and Pregnant Women

... Why is it important to test the 2009 H1N1 influenza vaccine in HIV-infected children, youth and pregnant women? It is important to test the 2009 H1N1 influenza vaccine in HIV-infected populations, Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV-Positive Children in Developing Countries Need Access to Pneumococcal Vaccines, Opinion Piece Says

... HIV-positive children in developing countries need access to vaccines that can protect against "largely preventable" pneumococcal infections, Orin Levine, executive director of the GAVI Alliance Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Targeted Genetics, Columbus Children's Research Institute, IAVI Announce Clinical Trials of Single-Injection AIDS Vaccine

...the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative on Tuesday announced that they have begun a small-scale clinical trial of a new HIV vaccine, the Seattle Times reports (Timmerman, Seattle Times , 12/9). Unlike many vaccines currently in clinical... Read more »
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searching for vaccine will it help people already?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...World TV Radio SPECIAL PROJECTS MedillNewsDC Medill News The Munster (IN) Times Searching for an HIV vaccine You are not logged in. Login or Register posted July 31, 2006 02:16 PM ... Read more »

HIV vaccine in the making

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Read this article below and someone explain a couple of things to me..i am a health care professional, and part of my job is HIV/AIDS education. during my trainin on HIV i was told and (i teach this as well to my students) that people can't get... Read more »

Smallpox vaccine question

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hiv people can't have vaccine or be around anyone who has had it for awhile. So, what to do when working and living around other people? Read more »


Posted by cassiusp
...a road trip organized from south florida for a bunch of poz guys to go and participate on the trial studies going on for the HIV vaccine in DC. But before I can start this endeavor I want to get to know as much as I can about the vaccine trials.... Read more »