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New Findings About Hiv

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

UNAIDS Report Finds New HIV Infections Dropped by 20% Over 10 Years, Deaths From AIDS-Related Illness Dropped by 20% Over 5 Years

The number of new HIV infections "has dropped by about one-fifth over the past decade but millions of people are still missing out on major progress in prevention and treatment," according to the annual UNAIDS report released Tuesday, Agence... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hong Kong Finds New HIV Clusters, Urges Tests

Health officials in Hong Kong fear that two large clusters of HIV infections indicate a rising trend in unsafe sex, and they are urging those who may be at risk to undergo HIV testing. The two clusters involve 46 men diagnosed between November 2003... Read more »
Project Inform

Research Finds Possible New Targets for HIV Drugs

Researchers at Harvard Medical School have used a promising new technology to newly identify over 200 proteins that HIV needs to live and reproduce inside human cells. While these findings need more research before directly impacting the lives of... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Please answer: New findings, "OESTROGEN CREAM TO HELP REDUCE HIV INFECTION IN MEN"

Is this for real? My gf = +. And I would like to f**k her without a condom. What do you think? Please reply Dr. BOB. You know that this is a new topic, and needs to be discussed further. Topical Oestrogen Keratinises The Human Foreskin and May Help...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Is this for real? Well, the research is being done, but so far only in monkeys on a human foreskin that was removed during circumcision. It's way, way, way too early to assume it works in the real world. If additional carefully controlled... Read more »

Finding a new doc in new HMO

I have recently changed jobs in the Bay Area and discovered my new employer has a different HMO than my last employer. How do I go about finding out HIV doctors in the Aetna Network without calling each doctor and asking if they take HIV patients?...
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
Call your current doctor and provide him with the AETNA network and ask him to provide a referral for you. Lynn... Read more »

New finding on CD4 death

Hi Dr. Young -I read the articles listed here:http://www.thebodypro.com/content/71845/nih-scientists-discover-how-hiv-kills-immune-cells.html?ic=700100http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/nature12274.htmlThese results seem to...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello Mike and thanks for posting.Your idea is a reasonable one, though it may take a long time to confirm that this laboratory finding translates into meaningful clinical results. Indeed, studies that show slight differences in immune recovery... Read more »

Ding Dong Injury- Can people trust the rapid hiv tests? (Seattle Department Finds OraSure HIV Test to Be Less Accurate Than Label Claims)

DR Greetings and well wishes!! I hope your having a fabulous evening!! First let me tell you that you give hope to the hopeless. Thats power!! Here is my story. I tested negative at 96 days with the finger prick test. I then went back and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Actually, it was indeed a fabulous evening! I spent it having dinner with two of my favorite people: Broadway legend Stephen Sondheim and New York Times op-ed columnist Frank Rich!Regarding your ding-dong problem, the blowjob actually bruised... Read more »
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New findings on virus scam

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
The latest Time reports that the hiv virus may not be caused by hhv6 at all. Did anyone read this too.

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Resources for Finding a New Physician

Posted by Anonymous
Just moved to Tulsa, Oklahoma from Chicago. Had a great physician there and need one here. Any suggestions for websites that would help me find a good HIV doc? Read more »

Get support,find friends

Posted by wendy
When you have HIV, AIDS, Herpes, HPV or any other STD, it can make you feel like you are all alone in the world. Do you wish there was a place where you didn't have to worry about being rejected or discriminated?Living-with-Hiv.com is a warm-hearted... Read more »

Finding a private physician

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi I'm new here and I'm looking for information about Private Physicians who specialize in HIV. You see My StepDad is HIV positive, and he's been looking for a private physician for months...can anyone help me?

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