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Is It Worth Spending 10 Million A Year To Find A Cure For Aids

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AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

...get the treatment by paying to take part in testing an experimental treatment . When most experimental treatments are tested, people receive them free of charge. Common Sense About Unproven Treatments You might end up spending a lot of money on treatments that don't work. If you believe they are helping you, and you can afford to pay for them, they might be all right. But remember: Some unproven treatments might be harmful to your...
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Recent prevention failure and efforts to cure the disease (CURE, 2009) (PREVENTION, 2009)

With the last microbicide PRO 2000 proven ineffective and the failure of the Thai vaccine it is quite sure that for the next 5 years we will not see anything on the prevention front. Condoms are not the answer since we see the steady increase of new...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
..."the cure"!Dr. BobRESEARCH FOR A CURE... Apr 5, 2008- Why does not the United States and other wealthy countries join up and spend their billions to find a cure meaning elimination of the virus ?- A third of the money spent on PEPFAR could stroke... Read more »

No cure or vaccine on the distant horizon. Really? (CURE 2009) (CURE 2009)

You are claiming many times that a cure or a vaccine is not even on the distant horizon and that we shouldn't hope for a treatment break or change for the next years. I was reading about the phase II trials of Geovax for a preventive vaccine and the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
..."the cure"!Dr. BobRESEARCH FOR A CURE... Apr 5, 2008- Why does not the United States and other wealthy countries join up and spend their billions to find a cure meaning elimination of the virus ?- A third of the money spent on PEPFAR could stroke... Read more »

cure

being honest I think this question is not going to be posted in this site, and if so, there is some hope for people involved with HIV...To be short...All this site and many others supported by many laboratories which maintain and grow everyday...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
..."the cure"!Dr. BobRESEARCH FOR A CURE... Apr 5, 2008- Why does not the United States and other wealthy countries join up and spend their billions to find a cure meaning elimination of the virus ?- A third of the money spent on PEPFAR could stroke... Read more »

Is HIV still considered an emergency?

Considering the constant rise of new infected (an estimate of 100 million people in 2012) and the fact that people still die from the disease the attempts and efforts to cure HIV or even eradicate it failed and are very discontinued and low. My...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
..."the cure"! Dr. Bob RESEARCH FOR A CURE... Apr 5, 2008 - Why does not the United States and other wealthy countries join up and spend their billions to find a cure meaning elimination of the virus ? - A third of the money spent on PEPFAR could... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kenya Health Ministry to Spend Millions for AIDS Treatment Next Year

... On Sunday, Kenya's Health Ministry announced it would spend millions of dollars to expand access to HIV/AIDS treatment next year. About 190,000 patients are currently receiving antiretroviral Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Trends in U.S. Spending for Global HIV/AIDS and Other Health Assistance in Fiscal Years 2001-2008

...Health Policy Tracker highlights the GAO report analyzing U.S. bilateral funding (in the form of disbursements) for global HIV/AIDS and other health-related programs. Additionally, the report provides information on the models used by the Office... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Barbados Parliament Approves Plan to Spend $90 Million Over Five Years to Fight Spread of HIV/AIDS

... The Barbados Parliament on Tuesday approved a plan to spend 180 million Barbados dollars, or about $90 million, over the next five years to fight the spread of HIV/AIDS in the country, Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

South African Finance Minister Announces Country Will Spend Additional $317M Over Three Years for HIV/AIDS Programs

...South African Finance Minister Trevor Manuel on Wednesday announced that the country will spend an additional $317 million over the next three years on programs to fight HIV/AIDS, bringing the total amount to be spent by Read more »
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Have I Got Hiv/Aids ?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...(which is very worring me) I am out here with people that i just know but arent my friends so talking to them is hard and i spend every min of time here thinking about it i fly home in one week but thinking i have to wait another 4 months... Read more »

Lesbian with HIV/AIDS for Over 20 years

Posted by Smiley
...serious drug addiction. She weighed 119 lbs and would intravenously shoot up ten to twenty bags of heroine daily. She was spending thousands of dollars on cocaine, pills, alcohol, and they would be taken simultaneously. Although she knew the... Read more »

a note to all

Posted by Anonymous
...especially Jackie, Gman a very HAPPY and HEALTHY New Year. About two years ago I had a pretty bad HIV scare and like most of you spend many, many hours on this site. I learned a lot of useful information but at the same time I doubted myself a... Read more »

My cousin is HIV positive

Posted by Anonymous
...this from a hug. Give them freely as sometimes this is what the infected person really needs. I cherish every moment I can spend with my cousin, I hug her every chance I get. I fight this disease, the discrimination and the bullshit from the... Read more »