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HIV infection cure? Was told on CNN. What do you think? Mommy of three. (BERLIN PATIENT, 2010) (TIMOTHY BROWN, THE BERLIN PATIENT, 2010)

Hello my beloved Dr. Bob. I hope you are feeling wonderfully. I am writing because I came upon this article today on CNN's news page. I think I know you enough to figure out what you think about it, but truly want to hear all you have to say about...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...are more likely to die from West Nile virus. Most worrisome: The transplant treatment itself, given only to late-stage cancer patients, kills up to 30% of patients. While scientists are drawing up research protocols to try this approach on other... Read more »

Medical student HIV blues

Hi Dr Bob,I'm a third year medical student who recently started clinical rotations. About a month... Read more »

HIV Medz

I am new to taking Medz and will soon be taking them. I'm 5'9" and 119-122 lbs, slim build. My... Read more »
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Maraviroc + OBT Potent in Treatment-Experienced HIV-Infected Patients: An Interview With Roy Gulick, M.D.

...the outcome of the trial. [At CROI we are presenting] the phase 3 results of maraviroc in treatment-experienced patients. Patients who were exposed to the three traditional classes -- nukes [nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Moscow Times Examines How Drug Shortages in Russia Are Leading Doctors to Prescribe Replacement HIV/AIDS Meds to Patients

... In Russia, some patients living with HIV/AIDS, whose regular drug therapy was replaced by "another, less preferable drug," are bringing lawsuits against Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Dental Problems Go Unresolved in Many HIV Patients

...private insurance. The study, published in the mid-winter 2001 issue of the Journal of Public Health Dentistry , was based on interviews of HIV patients in a national probability sample in 1996. It concluded that an estimated 58,000 of the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Use of and Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy Is Associated With Decreased Sexual Risk Behavior in HIV Clinic Patients

...behavior, noted the authors. However, these studies did not examine an ART-risky sex association cross-sectionally in the same patients. In the current study, researchers assessed ART's relation to unprotected anal and vaginal sex (UAV) in a... Read more »
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50% of HIV+ Develop Neurocognitive Impairment

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...2009 There's nothing like hearing the results of studies directly from those who actually conducted the research. In this interview, you'll meet one of these impressive HIV researchers and read his explanation of a study he presented at CROI... Read more »

1.1 Million American living with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Florida69, 2 Replies
...CDC numbers, based on 2006 data, show the population living with HIV is growing as people become newly infected and as more patients survive thanks to HIV drugs. The report also suggests that past estimates that more than 1 million Americans... Read more »

HIV / AIDS DOCS

Posted by Survivor, 1 Reply
...http://www.thebody.com/thebody/ukraine.html Ben Young, M.D. In Ukraine, Clinicians From East and West Battle HIV's Onslaught An Interview With Providers at the Lavra Clinic in Kiev, Ukraine By Ben Young, M.D. August 9, 2006 Photo by... Read more »

questions

Posted by TCUstudent, 1 Reply
...and function daily. Any input you would like to provide would be a HUGE help. I am very interested in working with HIV/AIDS patients and would like to have a better understanding of what you go through on a day to day basis. Your input can help... Read more »