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Number Of Gay Black Men Infected With Hiv Virus

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Test Positive Aware Network

The Feminization of an Epidemic

...gel for prevention of HIV acquisition in southern African women: a randomised controlled trial. Lancet 2007;370:251-61 Gandhi M, Bacchetti P, Miotti P, Quinn TC, Veronese F and Greenblatt RM. Does patient sex affect human immunodeficiency virus levels? Clin Infect Dis 2002;35:313-22. Melnick S, Sherer R, Louis T, et al. Survival and disease progression according to gender of patients with HIV infection: the Terry Beirn...
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how long hiv+??

can you help me estimating how long my partner has been living with HIV. He was been diognised hiv+, am negative together with my children 4 yrs, and 11 mth. the bad thing is that the cd4 is 8 and started taking med (but he still has energy and he...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...penetrative sex going forward.Good luck.Dr. BobStatement by Project InformA study showing that a daily pill reduces HIV risk in gay men is reason for great hope. US agencies should waste no time in assessing the ability of Pre-Exposure... Read more »

is it possible to have a baby without infecting my partner? (PrEP, 2010)

Hello. Dr. Bob. I am a female has been positive 10 years. and I found out with my pregnancy of my 9yrs old. (negative) I had a lot of problem to find the meds works for me as I had allergic reactions to azt and some of new meds but now I am with...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...via in vitro fertilization. See below.Dr. BobStatement by Project InformA study showing that a daily pill reduces HIV risk in gay men is reason for great hope. US agencies should waste no time in assessing the ability of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis... Read more »

is it possable to develop HIV in anal sex? HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2009)

hello, me and my girlfriend recently had unprotected anal sex, she has done it before so we did it the "right" way going slow and pleanty of k-y and there was no trama but this was her 1st time unprotected. we are both absolutly clean of any form of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Now please think this through rationally, OK? HIV is an STD, a sexually transmitted disease, caused by a germ, a virus called human immunodeficiency virus. If neither you nor your partner has the AIDS virus (HIV), how can you possibly transmit or... Read more »

How to contract HIV (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2009) (Obama Budget Would Kill Abstinence-Only Funding)

If a HIV - woman and a HIV - man have sexual intercourse while the woman is on her menstrual period, is there a possibility of contracting HIV just because she is on her period? even if both dont have HIV/AIDS?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Now please think this through rationally, OK? HIV is an STD, a sexually transmitted disease, caused by a germ, a virus called human immunodeficiency virus. If neither you nor your partner has the AIDS virus (HIV), how can you possibly transmit or... Read more »
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ACRIA and GMHC

HIV and Gay Men: A Global Concern

...on March 23, 2010 is a major historic achievement. In the grand discussion of who needs comprehensive health care, however, gay men and other men who have sex with men (MSM) were conspicuously absent. The health of gay men has historically been... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

By the Numbers: Black HIV Testing and Infection

...grown steadily over time. By the late 1980s, Blacks began accounting for the largest share of new infections. Estimated new human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infections, by race/ethnicity, extended back-calculation model, 50 U.S. states and... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, September 27, 2009

... On Sept. 27, the second annual National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, we pause to mourn the hundreds of thousands of gay and bisexual men who have died with AIDS, and Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Perceived Safety Intensifies Danger for Gay and Bisexual Men

...misperception of risk among young African-American "men who have sex with men" (MSM) -- the center's technical designation for gay and bisexual men. This latest CDC data revealed that nine out of ten HIV-positive African Americans who... Read more »
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1.1 Million American living with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Florida69, 2 Replies
...health care system, Wolitski said. The CDC estimated that about one in five 232,700 of the 1.1 million people infected with the human immunodeficiency virus that causes AIDS did not know they were infected. The total U.S. population is 300... Read more »

Poz magazine sanctions that HIV is a gay disease

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Staley formerly of AIDSMEDS (now owned by Poz Magazine) agrees with the new LA Public Service Announcements that stress HIV is a gay disease. Here is the article that critizes these ads. HIV Ads Embrace, and Stun, Audience By Sharon Bernstein,... Read more »

Poz magazine sanctions that HIV is a gay disease

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Staley formerly of AIDSMEDS (now owned by Poz Magazine) agrees with the new LA Public Service Announcements that stress HIV is a gay disease. Here is the article that critizes these ads. HIV Ads Embrace, and Stun, Audience By Sharon Bernstein,... Read more »

Poz magazine sanctions that HIV is a gay disease

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Staley formerly of AIDSMEDS (now owned by Poz Magazine) agrees with the new LA Public Service Announcements that stress HIV is a gay disease. Here is the article that critizes these ads. HIV Ads Embrace, and Stun, Audience By Sharon Bernstein,... Read more »