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curious (SEXUAL TRANSMISSION OF HEPATITIS C)(HEPATITIS C AND DELAYED HIV SEROCONVERSION)(CURE FOR HIV)

Hey Dr. Frascino,First off, thanks for everything you do. Your hard work and dedication to all of us who need answers doesnt go unnoticed. You are a great person.I have a couple of questions.What is your oppinion on hepatitis c as an STD. Ive heard...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...blood-to-blood transmission that occurs due to trauma during the sexual activity. I'm not aware of any data that indicates lower hepatitis C viral load decreases transmission risk, but it very well may be true. Your HIV specialist can easily... Read more »

Transmission of Hep C? (HEPATITIS C TRANSMISSION VIA SALIVA, 2010)

Dr., I so appreciate your honesty and yet I feel you are a bit naive. Transmission is a lot more... Read more »
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Hepatitis C and HIV

... What Is Hepatitis C? How Is It Diagnosed? How Is Hep C Treated? Can Hep C Be Prevented? Hep C and HIV Together The Bottom Line Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

... Are you HIV positive and newly diagnosed with hepatitis C (Hep C)?Do you have one virus and think youmight be infected with the other? If so, this brochure answers somebasic questions Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Science Magazine Examines Feasibility of HIV Vaccine

...developing vaccines against pathogens that adapt to overcome the immune system, such as HIV, the parasite that causes malaria, the hepatitis C virus and the tuberculosis bacillus. However, vaccine developers "have solid reasons to believe they... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Vaccinations and HIV

...example, many people get flu shots each fall. It can take a few weeks for your immune system to respond after a vaccination. Most vaccines are used to prevent infections. However, others help your body fight an infection that you already have.... Read more »
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some vaccine news - hope springs eternal

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...September 1 2000 BRITAIN MP is first to test Aids vaccine BY NIGEL HAWKES HEALTH EDITOR A LIBERAL DEMOCRAT MP yesterday became the first person to take part in clinical Read more »

MORE Good News! THERAPEUTIC VACCINE IS WORKING!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...the trial started," echoed Dr. Robert Schooley. "There's still a long way to go from here before we will be able to give the vaccine to the public, but at least we have a candidate that generates the right kind of immune response," Schooley... Read more »

More Good News - Therapeutic Vaccine Trials Result

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...the trial started," echoed Dr. Robert Schooley. "There's still a long way to go from here before we will be able to give the vaccine to the public, but at least we have a candidate that generates the right kind of immune response," Schooley... Read more »

GOOD NEWS! THERAPEUTIC VACCINE SEEMS 2 B WORKING!

Posted by Anonymous
...the trial started," echoed Dr. Robert Schooley. "There's still a long way to go from here before we will be able to give the vaccine to the public, but at least we have a candidate that generates the right kind of immune response," Schooley... Read more »