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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...behind only cancer and heart disease. HIV affects both younger and older women. In fact, an increase in HIVdiagnoses has been seen in older women (50 and older). Minority women, especially African-American women, are most affected.HIV/AIDS is the leading cause of death for African-American women aged 25 to34. Women in African-American and Hispanic communities make up only 25 percentof the US female population, yet accounted for 82 percent...
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HIV/AIDS (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2010)

Can two HIV negative men develop HIV/AIDS from having unprotected sex with each other?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:What is HIV What is AIDS?How quickly do people infected with HIV develop AIDS?How many people are affected by HIV/AIDS?How is HIV transmitted?How is HIV not transmitted?How can I reduce my risk of becoming infected with... Read more »

Political Views? (BARACK OBAMA PLAN TO FIGHT HIV/AIDS)

Hello Dr. Rob,This is my first visit to your forum. I have read only a handful of your posts and have gotten a lot of valuable information from them. The one question that I have is regarding your political views. You are in a place to give so...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...its share to meet the Millennium Development Goals, including halving the number of people who die of tuberculosis and/or are affected by malaria. In 2005, Obama cosponsored the International Cooperation to Meet the Millennium Development Goals... Read more »

can you get hiv/aids if you.. (QTND: HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2008)

me and my partner have been curious about trying anal sex. we are both hiv/aids free and free of any other std's. we were curious, can we get aids from anal sex even if you both are disease free?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: What is HIV What is AIDS? How quickly do people infected with HIV develop AIDS? How many people are affected by HIV/AIDS? How is HIV transmitted? How is HIV not transmitted? How can I reduce my risk of becoming... Read more »

SARAH PALIN and HIV/AIDS

Dr. Bob,Where does Sarah Palin stand on the issue of HIV/AIDS? I'm beginning to think she's a flake. what do you think?Peter
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...its share to meet the Millennium Development Goals, including halving the number of people who die of tuberculosis and/or are affected by malaria. In 2005, Obama cosponsored the International Cooperation to Meet the Millennium Development Goals... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.S. Should Establish Initiative to Mobilize Health Workers to Countries Affected by HIV/AIDS, Commentary Says

...and a "restatement of the U.S. commitment to the global community." A U.S. initiative to mobilize health workers to countries affected by HIV/AIDS would be a "small program with a big footprint," Mullan writes, concluding, "Like the Peace Corps,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.S. Should Create Organization to Mobilize Health Care Workers to Countries Most Affected by HIV/AIDS, IOM Panel Says

...States should create an HIV/AIDS "Peace Corps" to send health care workers to "fill the yawning doctor gap" in countries most affected by the pandemic, according to an Institute of Medicine report released on Tuesday, the Wall Street Journal ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Reuters AlertNet Examines How Lack of Experienced Nurses in Kenya Affects Country's Efforts Against HIV/AIDS

... Reuters AlertNet on Tuesday examined how the increasing number of experienced Kenyan nurses who seek work abroad has affected the country's "fight" against HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria. Many nurses in Kenya receive an average monthly... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Swaziland's King "Sets Poor Example" for Country Deeply Affected by HIV/AIDS, Article Says

... Swaziland -- where one in three people between ages 15 and 49 are HIV-positive, according to UNAIDS -- has the highest HIV prevalence in the world, and King Mswati III is the "elephant in the room Read more »
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Catholic Relief Services- HIV/AIDS Chief of Party

Posted by hrrecruiting
...provide vision, strategic team leadership, management guidance and overall oversight for the successful execution of the annual Country Operating Plan negotiated with USG/Rw. .The CoP/Rw ensures that AIDSRelief consortium members maintain a... Read more »

Key facts about HIV/AIDS - Note Last Item

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
...AIDS-related opportunistic infections like pneumonia, Kaposi's sarcoma, tuberculosis and candida can kill. HOW MANY PEOPLE ARE AFFECTED? * Worldwide, 39 million people are infected with HIV/AIDS. * Sub-Saharan Africa remains the hardest-hit... Read more »

Technical Advisor/Program Officer --Brighton, UK

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...HIV/AIDS Alliance is a leading international NGO supporting community action on HIV and AIDS in developing countries. Children affected by HIV and AIDS suffer trauma and hardship especially through the illness and death of a parent. Those living... Read more »

HIV Infections ARE RISING!

Posted by bradford, 7 Replies
...the media regarding HIV and AIDS and HIV prevention. Studies show that anal sex is common throughout the world and in some countries 60% of adults practice anal sex. Women in the United States are reported to be seven times more likely to... Read more »