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Mac And Aids

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mac without aids

My father died of mac a year ago. He did not have aids. How could he have gotten it and how common is it for a non-aids patients to get mac.
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...HIV-s can get MAC although that does not happen often. The germ is in soil and water throughout the environment, so it is not hard Read more »

My partner has reactivated to CMV and possibly MAC due to his AIDS treatment

My partner of 4 years was just diagnosis with AIDS one month ago. His viral load is 735K and his... Read more »

Death (HIV/AIDS A CHRONIC, NOT ALWAYS SO MANAGEABLE, CONDITION, 2010) ( HIV AND ACCELERATED AGING, 2010)

I think the p.c. word is morbidity . I recently had an argument with one of the very few friends iv... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

MAC AIDS Fund Promises More Grants for Anti-AIDS Efforts in Chinese Mainland, Hong Kong

...fund's executive director. In addition to outreach, the fund will support efforts to promote AIDS awareness, community-level HIV testing, and basic HIV treatment. Targeted condom promotions and other community-focused education and support to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

MAC AIDS Fund Survey of People in Nine Countries Finds Misconceptions, Stigma

...India, Mexico, Russia, South Africa, the United Kingdom and the U.S. found misconceptions about the availability of a cure for HIV/AIDS and the consequences of the disease, as well as signs of stigma against HIV-positive people, Reuters Health ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Fergie's Lip Service Serves Charity Well; MAC's AIDS Campaign to Benefit

... The cosmetics company MAC has named singer Fergie, of the group Glamorous, as the newest spokesperson for its Viva Glam HIV/AIDS campaign. Fergie joins Dita Von Teese and Eve, who are already spokespersons for the effort. Fergie said she looks... Read more »
The Body

The Role of Public Private Partnerships in the National HIV/AIDS Strategy

...blog. James Albino is the Senior Program Manager in the Office of National AIDS Policy. Today, the White Office of National HIV/AIDS Policy (ONAP) engaged the business community, private foundations, and the HIV/AIDS community to begin a... Read more »
Connect With Others

Long-term HIV and Aids survivors' health worrying

Posted by ScotCharles
...From KaiserNet January 8, 2008 Some experts and doctors recently have voiced concerns that people who were diagnosed with HIV and Aids in the early years of the epidemic are experiencing "premature[e]" or "disproportionate numbers" of ailments... Read more »

Hiv and AIDs reporting

Posted by rain05, 5 Replies
What exactly does the CDC do with your name and information? Who is able to access it? Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
...http://www.thebody.com/workplace.html Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »

HIV/AIDS Blogging/Blogs

Posted by DaveyBoy, 2 Replies
...Blog is online (web based) journal or small blurbs people can read or comment. My HIV/AIDS blog is on http://hiv-aids.blog-city.com Other POZ blogz on http://www.HIVforum.com/blogs/ Read more »