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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Transgender Health and HIV

... Sex Reassignment Surgery and HIV Optimizing Health Care Conclusion Selected Sources Transgender persons illuminate the complex interplay of social and biological factors that determine gender identity (an individual's own sense of maleness or femaleness) and contribute to both HIV risk and HIV health. This article highlights some of the unique challenges that transgender persons face in maintaining their health -- including...
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HIV is HIV - is what is is..isn't it? Obama (TRAVEL BAN, 2010)

Hi Doc!!HIV is what is is: an incredible danger. Why, then, are some body fluids more infectious than others? If a person has got HIV, than they've got HIV and that's it! Anything can be infectious! The virus in the blood is still the same as in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the New York Times that discusses the repeal of the travel ban.Dr. BobObama Lifts a Ban on Entry Into U.S. by H.I.V.-Positive People October 31, 2009By JULIA PRESTON, New York TimesPresident Obama on Friday announced the end of a 22-year ban on... 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
...improve health outcomes for Americans living with HIV/AIDS. Across the nation, we also need to prevent the spread of HIV and get people into treatment by expanding access to testing and comprehensive education programs. This report also... Read more »

Is HIV- antibodies the best test to detect HIV+? (ELITE CONTROLLERS, 2010) (ELITE SUPPRESSORS, 2010)

I have a friend of mind who hasn't taken any medications for HIV since 2006 and has maintained 0 viral load and a maximum CD4 after he was decleared cured by a herbalist. He was very sick before then but he's been fine all this while going around...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...he's an "elite suppressor" (see below). The information you were given about anti-HIV antibodies is not correct. Many, many people have had undetectable HIV plasma viral loads for many years; however, they will always test HIV-antibody positive.... 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
...not want a cure for HIV or funding nor borders to pretect the USA simply because they want a trilateral union with very few people to control. I know your probably thinking, this guys a nut. I am republican but cant stand Bush and his ways. I... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: Care Center for Low-Income People With HIV/AIDS Closes Doors

... After serving low-income and homeless people with HIV/AIDS for 25 years, Vital Life Services in Oakland's Golden Gate neighborhood has closed down -- a casualty of the recession. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

State Pension Plan in India Will Benefit Low-Income HIV-Positive People

...the poverty line ( Times of India , 1/5). Under the initiative, which is the first of its kind in the country, about 41,000 people currently taking antiretrovirals will receive the pension, The Telegraph reports. To qualify for the monthly... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Low-Income HIV-Positive People More Likely to Die Than Counterparts With Higher Incomes, Study Says

... Low-income HIV-positive people are more likely to die than HIV-positive people who have higher incomes and more education, according to a study published in Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HHS Awards $1.7 Billion in Ryan White CARE Act Grants for HIV/AIDS Care for Low-Income People

...grants totaling nearly $1.7 billion for states, territories and cities to provide care and services for low-income HIV-positive people, according to an HHS release . The grants are provided under three titles of the Ryan White CARE Act. The 51... Read more »
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Best place to live in USA with HIV?

Posted by TonyBakerOK, 4 Replies
...Oklahoma! My question to you all is: What state, or City in the US, is the best for a Gay , hiv positive , person , with a Low income (741 a month) where HIV services arent 30 years of aiting lists, and where I am accepted? I should say that... Read more »

Beware people pushing "Aloe Vera" for HIV !

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 3 Replies
...It's important to remember this Forum can be entered by anybody. Anybody can post here. And some people are here to try and make money out of us by offering to share with us magical cures for HIV/AIDS. I have just received yet another Read more »

questions

Posted by TCUstudent, 2 Replies
...I am a nursing student who chose to do a presentation on HIV. If anyone has any free time to answer some questions, or just wants to help me understand your disease process more fully I Read more »

What country am I living in??

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
Hi! I'm absolutely amazed with health care in this country. I have relocated to Indiana, I live on a low budget here. I applied to recieve medication in Indiana. after two months of trying to get into their programs here I am presumedly and... Read more »