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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Role of STD Detection and Treatment in HIV Prevention

... What is the link between STDs and HIV infection? How can STD treatment slow the spread of HIV infection? What are the implications for HIV prevention? Where can I get more information? References Testing and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can be an effective tool in preventing the spread of HIV , the virus that causes AIDS. An understanding of
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Hello, my question isn't in this category at all... I just had to say I've been reading your responses to various questions and you are so clever! Your responses are calming, and hysterical! To be able to make some sort of humor out of these...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...services for people with HIV Michigan AIDS Fund Michigan Agencies Providing HIV/AIDS Services Michigan's Persons Living With AIDS Midwest AIDS Prevention Project (Ferndale) MinnesotaAccess WorksProvides comprehensive harm reduction services... Read more »

Condoms alone are not enough (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2009)

We all can easily see that the current prevention strategies of HIV are ineffective since HIV infections are still happening. Do you think that your prevention efforts are really useful? If the only use of condoms should prevent HIV from spreading...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,I agree condoms alone are not enough to end the pandemic. See below.Dr. BobPrevention equals condoms. Period. Right? (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2009)May 5, 2009 Dr. B, HIV prevention isn't all that complicated. Just use condoms. End of story.... Read more »

Prevention equals condoms. Period. Right? (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2009)

Dr. B,HIV prevention isn't all that complicated. Just use condoms. End of story. Right?Zeb
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...HIV-prevention tool we have to date. However, it is far from the only tool or intervention in the prevention armamentarium! Effective HIV prevention is far more complicated than you might imagine and condoms alone are not the "end of story"... Read more »

Bush and HIV prevention

Why do you think Bush is doing a bad job of HIV prevention?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...unlimited funds to waste on the disastrous war in Iraq and useless missile defense shields, they have only limited dollars for HIV prevention. Back in 1996, twenty-five percent of the CDC's HIV/AIDS prevention budget was allocated for HIV testing... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Michigan: Summit Will Examine Meth Prevention

... On Saturday, Feb. 24, the Midwest AIDS Prevention Project will present a daylong summit on methamphetamine use prevention. Jim Pickett of the AIDS Foundation of Chicago, who helped design Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Magic Johnson Keeps Up HIV Fight

...and more women every year," she said, and "so many young people [are] being infected." Royale Theus, program director of the Midwest AIDS Prevention Project, expressed gratitude for the impact of Johnson's stunning 1991 announcement, after which... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Detroit: Group Uses Internet to Reach Gays

...The Midwest AIDS Prevention Project in Detroit has launched the SexEd4U program, in which trained HIV counselors join America Online chat rooms to reach gay and Read more »
AIDS Action Council

What Works in HIV Prevention for Youth

...Organization Program -- Queercore Community-Based Organization Program -- Metro TeenAIDS Community-Based Organization Program -- Midwest AIDS Prevention Project Community-Based Organization Program -- Huckleberry Youth Programs BASE -- Be... Read more »
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HIV Prevention among Hispanics in Pierson, Florida

Posted by HIV_Prevention1
...near by that would volunteer to come and talk to my students. I run the Youth Empowerment Progran in this area, which is an HIV/AIDS prevention program where I talk to teens about sex and HIV and how to prevent it and how to have better... Read more »

Is husband full blown?

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Hello New to this post... Husband was diagnoised HIV in 95'. ONly sought treatment a short time which included inhibitors (azt)cocktail. He stopped taking meds in 96'. Now has gone back to Dr. and cd4is @37 viral is extremly high. white count 2.7.... Read more »

Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...U.S. President George Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work! Who is informing the president on HIV and AIDS? Failure of the American president to recognize the need to Read more »

Participants Needed for HIV Prevention Study

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...software. We're currently conducting an online research study for men who have sex with other men. Participants will evaluate an HIV prevention website or an alternative program. Please visit http://www.proiecthip.net for more information.... Read more »