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Is Segregation Of Hiv Positive Inmates Ethical

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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues in HIV+ Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have
Ask the Experts

Why is there a patent for an AIDS cure in 1996?

came across it and was a bit taken aback by it...any thoughts as to why?patent#5,676,977
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...infusions of Tetrasil in a clinic in Honduras for people with the "candidiasis etiological category of AIDS". Well, did they have HIV at all? One would never know from this "research report"."All were terminal, some, however, were in moderate... Read more »

Is there HIV/AIDS symtoms without testing positive

Dr. Holodniy,I have heard and read up about peoples developing HIV/AIDS symtoms without testing positive. Is that true? There are also peoples with very slow seroconvert. How do you tell and what kind of test to check for these?Thank you for your...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Where are these people and where is the documentation? Read more »

Use of Silver Colloidal as form of Treatment (TETRASILVER TETROXIDE, 2010) (COLLODIAL SILVER, 2010)

Uses of Silver Colloidal are many; most uses never 'scientifically' proven, but as a biology/pre-med student one of the best things I've learned from one of my professors is there are NEVER any scientific facts mostly all just theories (i.e. Theory...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Future Survivor,I have recently written a blog for The Body discussing alternative treatments for HIV, including colloidal silver (Imusil). Check it out on the blog's page. It's entitled "Hocus-Pocus: Quantum Quackery, aka Alternative Read more »

Worry to die in the Capital city of HIV/aids(Kampala)

MR. Dr. Bob, because I am an african and can't write english properly like Americans or British, is that why you have never answer my question? You are not first one who discriminated against us anyway. Segregation and discrimination is part of our...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Joseph,I think if you look back a day or two, you'll find I did post a response to your question. If you bothered to learn anything about me or this site, you would realize I do not discriminate. Take the chip off your shoulder, Joseph. It has... Read more »
The Body

Michigan Lifts Ban on HIV-Positive Inmates Serving Food; South Carolina Inmate Segregation Comes Under Fire

... The Michigan Department of Corrections (MDOC) has lifted its 11-year-long ban on HIV-positive inmates serving food, according to a report in The Michigan Messenger . Food service is considered one of the highest-paid Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Human Rights Watch and ACLU Reports HIV Inmate Segregation in Two U.S. States

... Alabama and South Carolina are the last two states to combine mandatory HIV testing of prisoners with segregation of those found to be HIV-positive, two rights groups said in a new 45-page report. Prisoners from HIV units are forced to wear Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Perceived Everyday Racism, Residential Segregation, and HIV Testing Among Patients at a U.S. STD Clinic

...racism influences their behavior is not known. Thus, the researchers sought to determine whether perceiving everyday racism and racial segregation influence black HIV testing behavior. The clinic-based, multilevel study was conducted in a city... Read more »
Human Rights Watch

Mississippi Stops Segregating Prisoners With HIV

... Jackson -- The Mississippi Department of Corrections (MDOC) has agreed to end the segregation of prisoners with HIV, Human Rights Watch and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) said today. This longstanding discriminatory Read more »
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Getting the Message

Posted by ethan_hines, 2 Replies
Is there anything poz guys can wear in public to comunicate with other poz guys they are poz? The gay comunity has the pride colors, is there no other way to let poz guys know who's who in this brave new world we are living in? Read more »

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Why women are at the highest risk for HIV

Posted by 2FarGone
...I've really been struggling with this idea as of late. I live in Vancouver which (in terms of HIV/AIDS demographics) is largely gay or IV drug using. I'd imagine there are also women in the city who have HIV although if they Read more »

HIV In Prisons-MYTHS-Tattooing

Posted by Bear60, 2 Replies
...housing as a prevention strategy, while Robert Cohen, MD, who monitors prison HIV care for the federal courts, suggests that segregation raises more problems than it solves. The bottom line, he says, is that HIV is transmitted among prisoners... Read more »