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Looking for HIV positive/AIDS individuals to model

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I'm a photography student located on Long Island, in NY. I'm doing an editorial project on individuals living with HIV/AIDS. I would like to compassionately photograph you in your natural environment, as well as possibly in the studio. I... Read more »

Models

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
They say that being HIV+ and on meds can change how you look. Not to sound vain or anything, but has anybody been able to maintain their muscular physique like some of the poster models for some of the drug company. I am very interested in... Read more »

Seeking Serodiscordant Role Models

Posted by AboutTimex, 3 Replies
Two guys here, mixed status, looking for a little advice. We've been together a few months and are navigating how to deal with our neg/pos match up. We'd like to hear from some similar couples about their experiences within a serodiscordant... Read more »

Models wanted

Posted by Anonymous
We are looking for real people to appear in pharmaceutical ads and public service announcements for AIDS education. You do not need to be model beautiful but must present a healthy image. Work is ongoing but sporadic. Rates vary from a few hundred... Read more »

Real People Modeling

Posted by Anonymous
We are looking for real people to appear in pharmaceutical ads and public service announcements for AIDS education. You do not need to be model beautiful but must present a healthy image. Work is ongoing but sporadic. Rates vary from a few... Read more »
Ask the Experts

HIV + model not on treatment

Hi Bob, l recently tested positive to HIV and live in west australia,l got the infection in jan 08 and tested positive in may, l have had 3 tests first test cd4 440 and percentage %21 and second test viral load 14,000 and CD4 380 and percentage %25...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Grant,Prior to beginning any HIV regimen, I would recommend you obtain a genotype resistance test to ascertain if your viral strain is already resistant to one or more therapies. Once you have the results of that test, your HIV specialist could... Read more »

Bob is the role model

" In 1991, while performing a routine medical procedure on a patient with HIV infection, Dr. Frascino sustained a hollow-bore needle stick and laceration, resulting in his seroconversion to HIV positive". Dear Bob, It's been 13 years...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,1. How do I cope with everyday life? Love, laughter, music, coffee, and helping others less fortunate than I am.2. What can we do to live our life normally with a noose hanging around our necks? Try accessorizing the noose into a clever... Read more »

role model

Dr Bob,I do consider you as my role model, a person who inspires me, everytime!!everything is so unique about you..If you remember, this is the same guy from india who gave a tough time,since i was overloaded with anxiety and fear. I felt, just...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Ravi,Welcome back to the forum. I was delighted to read your update and that you are now not only no longer an anxious wreck WW, but rather someone who is actually "paying it forward" by helping to educate others. The HIV/AIDS awareness... Read more »

hiv model new treatment

Hi Bob,l sent you a message about first time treatment, as l model in west australia, and dont need face loss or hair loss and less toxic to my liver as l like a drink and l dont have hep b or hep c... please let me know the best first line...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
G'day West Australian Model-Guy,You've got things a bit backwards. You don't pick the regimen and then run a resistance test. Rather, you run a genotype resistance test first. This will let you know what drugs your virus is... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Condom Promotion Important Part of Responsible HIV/AIDS Prevention Models in Africa, Letter to Editor Says

"It is both reasonable and necessary to challenge those who promote positions and policies that lead to greater suffering and death from AIDS," Catholics for a Free Choice President Frances Kissling writes in a Seattle Times letter to the editor... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Video Aims to Highlight Models to Improve Access to HIV Care

Medecins sans Frontieres has a new video showing how task-shifting can reduce the pressure on HIV/AIDS services in the developing world. The video is part of series that is being released ahead of June's U.N. High Level Meeting on AIDS (5/27). Back... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Test-and-Treat Model for Tackling HIV Not "Common Sense"

In a Guardian opinion piece, columnist Elizabeth Pisani challenges the assumptions made by the "mathematical model that shows that if we test everyone in Africa for HIV once a year and give everyone who tests positive expensive drugs right away... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Texas HIV/AIDS Council to Implement New Treatment Model

The Texas-based Valley AIDS Council will begin using a new model of providing HIV/AIDS treatment in an effort to increase access to care and encourage self-sufficiency, the Valley Morning Star reports. Council officials believe the new model... Read more »