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Is AIDS Deadly

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Africa: Drug-Resistant TB and AIDS are Deadly Combination

The rise of drug-resistant tuberculosis in South Africa, which is already inundated with HIV/AIDS, has led to the highly controversial decision to enforce quarantine, particularly for patients with deadly extensively drug-resistant TB (XDR-TB). ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Africa: AIDS Dead Could Be Buried in Mines

In an effort to accommodate the increasing numbers of people dying of AIDS, the Johannesburg City Parks agency could turn disused mineshafts into catacomb-style cemeteries. "This year we will bury about 20,000 people. In 2010, unless someone... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Barbara Garrison, AIDS Activist, Dead at 45 from AIDS Complications

Barbara Garrison, an AIDS activist and former blood technician who said she contracted the virus from a needle accident while drawing blood, has died from complications of AIDS. She was 45. Garrison, a Stevensville, Mich., resident, died Monday at... Read more »
Ask the Experts

touch a dead body with aids and HVC

we touched my brother when we found him should we get checked...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Condolences about your brother. One does not get HIV or HCV from touching a body. Nevertheless, it's recommended that all persons aged 13-64 get HIV testing as part of routine health care.BY... Read more »

2004 dead for hiv drug approval/Norvir price hike

Dr. Gerald,After 2003 was so productive for record hiv approvals, why is 2004 so dead for hiv approvals?Ben...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
It is hard to know why drug approval seems to occur in cycles. There are very promising agents in the pipeline for HIV treatment, but dark clouds are on the horizon. Tipranavir is eagerly awaited for use in salvage therapy. This protease inhibitor... Read more »

Dust and Dead Skin

Can dust carry HIV? I read that dust is dead skin accumulated by people. I frequent this warehouse store that carries food and cleaning supplies for cheaper, and it's always sooooo dusty on everything. The cleaning supplies I buy, the packages...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Guapo,HIV transmission from "dead skin dust"? No, absolutely not. By the way, dust is composed of lots of things other than dead skin cells. For instance it contains house dust mites; pet danders; particulate matter from clothes,... Read more »

brain dead question?????

Dear Ryan,I tested HIV(-) at 3 mos following a brain lapse encounter with an escort (briefly performed oral sex on her). What follows is probably a silly question but I will ask anyway: Is three mos. defined as 90 days? In my anxious state I added...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
The amount of days in a month, on average, is thirty (365/12). So, testing ninety days following exposure would more accurately reflect three months, but it is absolutely unecessary to repeat an 88 day test.RMK... Read more »
Connect With Others

Devo Member dead from AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Its official Bob is dead

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Christine Maggiore's daughter is dead

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Sad news about a leader of the insane AIDS denialists....

Aids sceptic faces probe after death of daughter

26 September 2005 01:45

The leader of an United States movement challenging conventional science on HIV/Aids is being investigated for child... Read more »

exposing this deadly scam

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
For all of you that have fallen for this HIV scam, you should know that the list host deleted my post because it challenged his/the medical dogma of the so called acquired immune deficiency virus poison theory. You don't need treatments, you need... Read more »

Once the fluid containing HIV dries, is it dead?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Once vaginal secretion dry, would the HIV in them die? And how long would HIV live if it were into underwear? Would it die once soaked in? Read more »