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HIV Testing 101

...You Decide if You Need to Get Tested) For more info on HIV testing, be sure to browse our full listing of overviews, news and research articles . If you'd like to get tested for HIV, talk to your doctor or call a local HIV/AIDS hotline or HIV organization to find out about trustworthy places you can go for testing. If you live in the United States, you can get tested at no charge for HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases at...
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are we all waiting for this, dr bob

good morning sirhope you are in pink of health.i would like to share with you a recent breakthrough which can turnout to be a cure one day.lets keep the finger crossed and we all pray for this to happen.pls follow this link dr...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Despite what the article states, this is old news. We have known HIV "hides" in long-lived T-memory cells for quite some time. A number of research programs are already investigating 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 disclosed to who stated , "people don't die from aids anymore". For whatever reason after 4 years despite three meds ( kaletra, truvada, instentra) I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Pillboy,Morbidity means illness. Mortality refers to pushing up daisies.Your friend is woefully misinformed. HIV/AIDS is a slowly progressive disease that does not have a cure. That makes it a terminal (fatal) condition. Yes, we have made... Read more »

HIV vaccine

I am sure you'll receive a lot of posts concerning the combination vaccine that was recently touted to help reduce HIV transmission in Thailand. Reading between the lines the results are questionable. What bothers me is the way the test was...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...sex or other potential exposure. In the US PEP would be a standard practice for people who may have been sexually exposed to HIV. Hopefully all the details of the study will be made available soon so that scientists and others can digest them... Read more »

chronic manageable disease

Dr. Frascino,I keep hearing that hiv is now a chronic manageable disease. My question is: Is it really? Whenever I read literature it always says if you keep your viral load down. But what if you can't keep it down? What if none of the medication...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...about essentially everything in existence, I'm beginning to think the term "chronic, manageable condition," when applied to HIV/AIDS, may be overly optimistic or at least misleading, particularly for many of us who are positively charged and... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

VOA News Publishes Several HIV/AIDS-Related Articles

...VOA News on Tuesday published several articles about HIV/AIDS in Africa. Summaries appear below. " African Countries Seek Common Approach Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Raleigh News & Observer in Series of Articles Examines Challenges of Fighting HIV/AIDS in North Carolina

...The Raleigh News & Observer on Sunday in a series of articles examined the challenges of fighting HIV/AIDS in North Carolina. Summaries of the articles appears below. " AIDS Creeps Back ": The number of new HIV cases in North Carolina Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Wilmington Daily News Publishes Series of Articles, Multimedia Features on HIV/AIDS in Delaware

...The Wilmington Daily News this week featured a special report on HIV/AIDS in Delaware. The series included the following stories and multimedia features: Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Birmingham News Series Examines Impacts of HIV/AIDS in Zambia, University of Alabama-Birmingham's Program

...The Birmingham News in a series of articles published on Sunday and Monday examined the impact of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Zambia on religion, child care and maternal and child health. The newspaper also examined the strain the epidemic Read more »
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HIV Positive Doctors and Medical Students

Posted by JumptheHorizon, 4 Replies
...could have been infected, but my lymphocytes were down). Anyway, what is the story for Doctors who are HIV positive? I saw a news article in the newspaper which said that recent patients of a HIV positive doctor are to be tested for the virus. ... Read more »

interesting news story of man with HIV?

Posted by RPH, 7 Replies
...Man Sentenced to Life in Prison for Exposing Woman to HIV Wednesday, June 13, 2007 ST. JOSEPH, Missouri A man who spent five years in jail for exposing sexual partners to HIV was sentenced Read more »

New Hope for HIV Eradication

Posted by Mondo, 4 Replies
...I'm sure most of the forum members have seen the latest good news story doing the rounds. I feel quite hopeful that this might be the big news story developing. We have to have hope even if Read more »

New HIV Magazine Online

Posted by Dave1969
...This is a new Magazine for people who are HIV+. It's got articles, stories, news, resources, a blog and other fun stuff. Check it out. It's cool..... http://radiate.beonecity.com/ Dave Read more »