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Number Of New Hiv Infections

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Among African Americans

...in the 37 states and 5 US dependent areas with long-term, confdential, name-based HIV reporting. In 2006, blacks accounted for nearly half (45%) of new infections in the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Even though new HIV infections among blacks overall have been roughly stable since the early 1990s, compared with members of other races and ethnicities they continue to account for a higher proportion of cases at all stages of HIV --...
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Safe Sex Serosorting

With the universal success of Serosorting (As a Barebacking strategy)in breaking the cycle of NEW HIV transmissions, WHY are the HIV researchers, "experts" and "professionals" delibertly REFUSING to support or encourage Safe Sex Serosorting? Do...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Robert,The "universal success of serosorting"????? WHAT???? Whether serosorting has actually reduced the number of new HIV infections remains an open question. Barebacking, even with serosorting, remains a risky endeavor, due to the... Read more »

Condoms alone are not enough (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2009)

We all can easily see that the current prevention strategies of HIV are ineffective since HIV infections are still happening. Do you think that your prevention efforts are really useful? If the only use of condoms should prevent HIV from spreading...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...that? Simply by looking at the rate of new HIV infections that are occurring across the globe each year. Even in the U.S. the number of new HIV infections has not declined. In fact the number of new infections per year has increased to 56,300 per... Read more »

Prevention equals condoms. Period. Right? (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2009)

Dr. B,HIV prevention isn't all that complicated. Just use condoms. End of story. Right?Zeb
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...that? Simply by looking at the rate of new HIV infections that are occurring across the globe each year. Even in the U.S. the number of new HIV infections has not declined. In fact the number of new infections per year has increased to 56,300 per... Read more »

Safe Sex Serosorting.

Dr. Bob;Thank you for your reply: "As for your question, "Do HIV negative people have safe sex anymore?" the answer would be: Yes, the smart ones who wish to remain HIV negative do! My advice is to play safe to be safe, whether you are poz or...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Dr. Frascino Hello Robert, The "universal success of serosorting"????? WHAT???? Whether serosorting has actually reduced the number of new HIV infections remains an open question. Barebacking, even with serosorting, remains a risky endeavor, due... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

AIDS 2010 Studies, Releases: Treating HIV-Positive Patients With ARVs Drove Down Number of New HIV Infections, Study Finds

...sexually spread diseases rose during the study period, suggesting that safer sex behaviors were not responsible for the drop in new HIV infections -- treatment was," the AP adds (Marchione, 7/18). "This study strengthens the evidence that... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Number of New HIV Infections Rising in Thailand, Thai Senator Says

... The number of new HIV infections in Thailand is rapidly increasing because of widespread unsafe sex practices among youth in the country, Thai Senator and leading Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Japan Reports Record Number of New HIV Infections in April-June

... Japan's Health Ministry recently announced an increase in new HIV infections that may indicate the infection rate is accelerating. In the three-month period from April to June of this year, 248 cases were Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Number of New U.S. HIV Infections Holds Steady; Proportion of Cases Among Blacks, MSM Increases, CDC Data Say

...The number of new HIV infections in the United States continued to hold steady last year, with approximately 40,000 new HIV cases reported, according to data...New York will be added in the next two years, according to the Herald (Tasker, ... Read more »
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Female AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Actual figures from the Calif. Dept. of Health web site Year 2000 Male AIDS cases down 26% Year 2000 Female AIDS cases down 56% Year 2001 Male AIDS cases down 26% Year 2001 Female AIDS cases down 58% Total drop since 1995 = 92.5% Total cases in... Read more »

1.1 Million American living with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Florida69, 2 Replies
...that past estimates that more than 1 million Americans were living with HIV overstated the actual total number of people with HIV infections at the time. The agency used different methods than it has in the past to calculate the number. Its most... Read more »

HIV Infections ARE RISING!

Posted by bradford, 7 Replies
...HIV Infections ARE RISING! Many people still have the belief that HIV and AIDS only affects homosexuals! However, 75% of the world population Read more »

information

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...T-cell counts of 1,000 or more.) In addition, the definition includes 26 clinical conditions that affect people with advanced HIV disease. Most of these conditions are opportunistic infections that generally do not affect healthy people. In... Read more »