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The Well Project

HIV and Aging

... Table of Contents The Aging HIV Population Is Growing HIV May Speed Up Aging Monitor Your Overall Health Stigma and the Need for Social Support for the HIV-Positive Aging Population Taking Care of Yourself The Aging HIV Population Is Growing
Ask the Experts

Believing the No problem here propaganda

Good Doctor,I just wanted to write to you and your readers and let them know not to buy in to the many recent articles out there that suggest that HIV is that gay and black disease. Ive been reading too many articles that have indirectly implied...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of the latest available statistics (2006) we have on the HIV epidemic here in the U.S. The take-home message is that the HIV epidemic is far worse than was previously known here... Read more »

Family is afraid of Spouse's HIV + status

Hi Dr. Bob,My husband is HIV +. We have a daughter who is negative and I am negative. However, my mother (who has OCD) and is somewhat neurotic and sister who is also neurotic, are afraid to be around him! That is not say they won't be around him...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...unjustified fears remain so prominent and prevalent is another sad testament of the inadequate job we as a nation have done in raising HIV/AIDS awareness and dispelling AIDS myths and fears.Certainly your mother and sister are being unreasonable... Read more »

National HIV Testing Day

I heard that there is a day in June that is national HIV testing day. Do you know what day that is, and where you go for tests on that day?Thanks,Jim
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Thank you for your question. National HIV Testing Day is June 27th of each year, and is sponsored by the National Association of People with AIDS (NAPWA). The purpose Read more »

My parents don't want to talk about HIV and AIDS

Dear Dr.Bobby, I am 15 years old and I have a great fear of diseases, mainly HIV/AIDS. One day when I was going to the doctor, I asked my parents a simple question, "What if I have AIDS?" After hearing my question, my mother told me not to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Your mother told you not to talk about it and your father said that HIV only happens in dirty places and to dirty people?!!?? It always amazes me that 25 years into this global pandemic and with over Read more »
Articles
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

National HIV Vaccine Awareness Day

... More people today have access to life-saving antiretroviral therapy for HIV/AIDS than ever before. Yet for every person who begins treatment for HIV infection, two to three others become newly infected. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Newspapers Cover Local Events, AIDS Awareness Efforts on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

... Tuesday marks the sixth annual National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day , which is sponsored by the Community Capacity Building Coalition, a consortium of national minority-focused Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Newspapers Cover Local National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Events, AIDS Awareness Efforts

...Monday marked the fifth annual National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day , which was sponsored by the Community Capacity Building Coalition, a consortium of national minority-focused Read more »
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Statement of Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Information Day

...On February 7th, we commemorate the seventh annual National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Information Day. This day of recognition reminds us of the devastation that HIV/AIDS continues to inflict Read more »
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Project Officer: Child focusedHIV/AIDS Interventi

Posted by Anonymous
...1. Save the Children - scuk@scuk.netnam.vn Job Vacancy Project Officer: Child focused HIV/AIDS Intervention and Management Project, Vietnam Save the Children UK (SC UK) is an international development and child rights Read more »

MTV needs people impacted by HIV

Posted by Anonymous
...MTV Needs the Names of Young People for a Programme on HIV/AIDS Please reply directly to stayingalive@mtvne.com *** Staying Alive, MTV's HIV/AIDS global awareness campaign is looking Read more »

U.S. Bullying Interferes With HIV/AIDS Prevention

Posted by bradford
...U.S. Bullying Interferes With HIV /AIDS Prevention The United States government would have the world believe it has been a major contributor in the fight against Read more »

Chicago Help

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...at Columbia College in Chicago. I am in an Advertising Production class that is putting together an informational video on HIV and AIDS awareness. I am here to gain insight on both. I am also looking for someone in the Chicago area to... Read more »