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Is Aids A Virus Disease

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AIDS InfoNet

What Is AIDS?

... What Does "AIDS" Mean? How Do You Get AIDS? What Happens if I'm HIV Positive? How Do I Know if I Have AIDS? Is There a Cure for AIDS? For More Information What Does "AIDS" Mean? AIDS stands for Acquired Immune Deficiency
Ask the Experts

Is HIV consider a viral infection

Recently after a low risk encounter, I kept on feeling nausea and did vomit out 2 times. Went to see my family doctor and he say it may due to some viral infection. I didnt told him anything about HIV but I wish to know is HIV consider a viral...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...HIV stands for the human immunodeficiency virus (so yes, it is technically a viral infection). Your doctor was probably referring to more minor, transient infection, but I would suggest that you talk with him in more detail Read more »

Hiv-Aids will could be cured in 4 years time says Hiv Noble prize winning Professor

WE COULD HAVE HIV-AIDS CURE IN 4 YEARS WITH PROBER FUNDING says the professor that found HIVOct 13, 2008 Hi Dr Ewald, you are our shining light with the countless hours and time you put into helping people with hiv live a normal life... Noble prize...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
I certainly hope that he is right. Let's pray that he is. Read more »

any infective virus in pos. hiv person's soft drink

Dr. Bob: I mistakenly poured some coca-cola into two paper cups from a big paper cup of a cousin who is hiv pos.(I was coming into the house and was told they had brought in burgers and sodas and they had saved one for me - picked up the wrong...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Lori,The worst thing you could get from that Coke is dental cavities! No, HIV cannot be transmitted this way, even if your cousin had bleeding gums. Neither you nor your elderly aunt is at any risk whatsoever. Read more »

AIDS WITHOUT HIV

I heard from my friend that you can contract AIDS without having HIV. Is this true? If so, please elaborate.
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...No. One CANNOT have AIDS unless one has the HIV virus. There are however other diseases that can lead to a damaged immune system, and have symptoms very Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Texas Report Finds Number of People Living With HIV/AIDS Increasing in Nacogdoches County

... A report recently released by the Texas Department of State Health Services found that the number of people living with HIV/AIDS in Nacogdoches County is on the rise, the Nacogdoches Daily Sentinel reports. "According to the state HIV/AIDS... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

The Passing of Robert C. Scott, M.D.

...the Medical Schools of the University of California, San Francisco, Davis, and Stanford University. A leading advocate for HIV/AIDS treatment and research, Scott led best practices in urban HIV prevention and treatment and was frequently asked... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...people experience none at all), are almost impossible to tell apart from symptoms you might get if you have another type of viral infection, such as the flu. Symptom Possible Symptom of Flu? Possible Symptom of Acute HIV? Fever ... Read more »
American Association for World Health

Fact Sheet: Talking to Youth About HIV/AIDS

...young people to establish individual values and in making healthy decisions. Conversation Starters Talking to youth about HIV/AIDS can often be difficult and uncomfortable because it requires talking about issues such as sex and drugs. To... Read more »
Connect With Others

He Has HIV, She Doesn't--And They're in Love

Posted by Chloe1023, 1 Reply
...do in a situation like this? PS: Pozspaces.com is a singles dating site for individuals who may be HIV positive or have AIDS. We understand that living with this virus/disease can be difficult when it comes to dating. We want to provide the... Read more »

Hardin MD -New AIDS page

Posted by Anonymous
... Hardin MD - New AIDS page Announcing: The Hardin Meta Directory of Internet Health Sources has a new AIDS/Virus Diseases page - http://www.lib.uiowa.edu/hardin/md/aids.html A list of Hardin MD Clean Bill of Health award winning sites from... Read more »

HIV MINISTRIES/testimony of healing/counseling

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...To anyone interested: There is a web site under www.HIVminstries.org and a testimony of a man who was healed of full blown aids. He may can help some of you. He is a minister and a christian counselor. Good luck and remember that God still heals... Read more »

The Bell is Ringing-Bells4AIDS-World AIDS Day

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...who decided to mobilize communities and individuals from around the world to join a united effort to raise awareness to the HIV/AIDS pandemic. We call on every woman, man or child in our world to ring a bell for 60 seconds on Thursday, December... Read more »