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Lemons And Hiv

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Lemon juice and HIV?

What has happened to the lemon juice vs HIV bit noted below, some three years ago?Lemon juice vs. HIV?Oct 24, 2002 I heard that in Australia a group of researchers descovered that lemon juice could inactivate HIV and kills semen due to the acid...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Oh, didn't you get the memo? Those same Aussie researchers subsequently decided lemon juice works better when squeezed over succulent shrimps grilling on the barbie compared to being used on hotdogs, hoping to get a lucky squeeze from... Read more »

Lemon juice vs. HIV?

I heard that in Australia a group of researchers descovered that lemon juice could inactivate HIV... Read more »

Will a cup of fresh squeezed lemon juice before breakfast interacts with the hiv treatment?

Hi dr ben,This is ed from malaysia. Million thanks to your valuable time, patience and advice to me... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Herbal Therapies Used by People Living With HIV: Lemon Balm

Lemon balm ( Melissa officinalis ) is a perennial herb and common garden plant in Europe. Medically, it's used primarily to treat anxiety and insomnia. It acts as a mild sedative and may also help those whose stomachs are upset for emotional... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: Lemons Fail Acid Test in HIV War

Today at the 4th International AIDS Society Conference in Sydney, researchers reported that vaginal douching with citrus juice had no effect on the spread of HIV in women. Lemons have long been used in the hope of preventing pregnancy. After... Read more »
Global Campaign for Microbicides

Why Women Should NOT Use Lemon or Lime Juice as a Microbicide

Some People Say That Women Can Use Lime or Lemon Juice to Protect Themselves From HIV. Is That True? No. Women in many cultures have used lemon or lime juice for contraception and vaginal hygiene purposes for centuries. Studies in Nigeria and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

David Furnish, Don Lemon to Address AIDS Conference

Men who have sex with men will be the focus of this year's US Conference on AIDS -- an emphasis that is appropriate, given "the devastating impact this epidemic continues to have on gay and bisexual men, especially gay men of color," said Daniel C. ... Read more »
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This board seems richer in content and meaning

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Reading along on all the boards I have noticed this one seems the most meaningful of all the boards, not to discount the other boards or members, simply my way of saying "Out of every "bad" thing in life so many blessings arise" Or when life dishes... Read more »

Stupid saying

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Anyone ever hear the saying, when life hands you a lemon make lemonade? How about when life hands you 8 million lemons? I'll freakin drown if I try to make lemonade. Bottom line people, stay calm and confident and pray for the best. Look at the... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 10 Replies
well go on what event in your life do you believe led to the hiv infection? very very intersted. Read more »

my HIV diagnosis was no shock to me

Posted by Anonymous
My HIV diagnosis was no shock to me. I lost a former boyfriend in
1987, and later in life, had another boyfriend who concealed his
positive status well into our relationship. I lived in LA during
1980,... Read more »