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Is The World Closing In To Becoming Victoriuos Over The Aids Virus?

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Can HIV spread through talking closely?

Dear sir, I have asked same questions 2 times, but I did not receive answer, so I am still very worried. One week ago, I had a close talk with a girl who has HIV. The distance between us is about 20 cm. And we just talked less than 2 minutes. I know...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello, You really wonder if HIV can be transmitted by talking closely??? Dude, HIV is a virus; it cannot fly through the air like Superman or teleport itself from place to place like the folks on Star Trek. If Read more »

Have to tell a close friend he is HIV+

I work at an HIV testing facility and on Monday I must tell a co-worker that he is HIV+. What is... Read more »

Close contact with hiv infected person

If you live or have close (non-sexual) contact with someone who is hiv infected, it is reasonable... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: Fresno County HIV/AIDS Clinic to Close Friday

...department's $64.8 million budget for the fiscal year that begins July 1, county officials said. Neighboring Kings County also will close its HIV clinic June 30. The Fresno clinic last year saw 805 new and 938 returning family planning... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scientists Discover New Strain of HIV Closely Related to Simian Virus

... Scientists have discovered a new strain of HIV in a 62-year-old woman from Cameroon that "differs from the three known strains ... and appears to be closely related to a form Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New Jersey No-Cost HIV Clinic To Close, Federal Funding at Risk

... New Jersey's Bergen County Department of Health Services plans to close the county's Counseling Center in Hackensack, which has operated for 20 years and is the only clinic in the county that provides Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Plan to Close Independent HIV/AIDS Clinics in Mozambique Raises Concerns, Protests

...in the capital of Maputo against the announcement that specialized care units for HIV/AIDS treatment in the country will be closed, the SAPA/Times reports. According to the SAPA/Times , people living with HIV/AIDS use the independently run... Read more »
Connect With Others

My close relative has HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I have evidence that one of my closest relatives is HIV positive. My relative has not been open about it and lives as if nothing has changed. The only concern is Read more »

HIV + 1 MONTH

Posted by KAMIL1, 3 Replies
WANT TO HAVE A 2ND BABY STILL SCARED OF + RESULTS A MONTH AGO STILL IN SHOCK AT TIMES LEARNING TO DEAL HAVE REALLY NO CHOICE NEED ANSWERS FROM OTHER HIV + FEMALES IN EARLY,20'S Read more »

TESTING

Posted by Anonymous
...HOW RELABLE ARE THE HIV TEST WOULD THEY BE CLOSE TO 100% AFTER A LONG PERIOD OF TIME I MEAN AS CLOSE AS TO IT AS MEDICINE IS Read more »

a close shave!

Posted by kenya, 3 Replies
...apprehensive about going to the barber shop (kinyozi) to get my hair cropped and my beard shaved. anyone with an idea how i could get a close shave? enjoy your weekend! Read more »