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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Transgender Health and HIV

...ranging from 11% to 78%. Assessments from across the United States have found varying HIV prevalence rates among MTF persons, from 14% in Chicago to 25% prevalence among a sample of people of color in Washington, DC, to 27% in Houston. The San Francisco Department of Public Health has been collecting health-related data on transgender persons from medical records since 1996; however, as with national and state-wide data, these data vary by...
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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
...becoming immigrants or even obtaining a visa to visit the U.S. if they are HIV-positive. However, the provision may be waived on an individual basis if it is deemed to be in the best interest of the U.S. to do so. Blanket waivers have been issued... 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
...the nation. Obama will continue to protect the multifaceted care upon which RWCA beneficiaries depend.Assure Adequate and Safe Housing for Those Living With HIV: Obama supports increased funding for Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS... 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
...healthy on its own.Elite Controllers: Who They Are and What They Might Teach UsDavid is part of a small group of HIV-infected individuals -- about 1 in every 3,000 -- whose immune systems naturally and durably control the virus. There is no... 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
...nation. Obama will continue to protect the multifaceted care upon which RWCA beneficiaries depend. Assure Adequate and Safe Housing for Those Living With HIV: Obama supports increased funding for Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS (HOPWA)... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Illinois: Grant to Help House HIV/AIDS Patients

... The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded the AIDS Foundation of Chicago a three-year grant of nearly $1.4 million to provide housing Read more »
New York City AIDS Housing Network

People With AIDS March Through State Capitol; Hold Prayer Vigil Outside Governor's Office

... Albany, NY -- Sixty members of the NYC AIDS Housing Network (NYCAHN) marched through the State Capitol today to raise awareness about legislation that would prevent thousands Read more »
Housing Works

Video: Nine Arrested During World AIDS Day Bloomberg Bagel Breakfast Boycott

...Police drag AIDS activist Johnny Guaylupo out of traffic on Flatbush Avenue. Dec. 1, World AIDS Day -- Police arrested nine Housing Works AIDS activists wearing giant bagel costumes outside New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's annual... Read more »
National AIDS Housing Coalition

Saint Lucia: Housing for People Living With HIV/AIDS

...a gross underestimation due to lack of adequatedata and research on HIV prevalence among the drivers of the epidemic. The Housing Crisis Both the number of households and urbanization rates are increasing in Saint Lucia whileaverage household... Read more »
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Best place to live in USA with HIV?

Posted by TonyBakerOK, 4 Replies
...cannot access ANY RW funds in you are already on medicare/medicaid as I am.. Well some things YES< but others are for housing, quality of life, etc etc.. BUT anyway, I would be peeing against the wind if I fought it here, as Oklahoma is... Read more »

Beware people pushing "Aloe Vera" for HIV !

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 3 Replies
...professional people I trusted and approached for solutions were not in the health profession. They were, and together with thousands of their colleagues many still are, together with the pharmaceutical companies, in the Billions of Dollars a... 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 »