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Organizations To Help AIDS In Africa

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Faith-Based Organizations Major Contributors to Fight Against HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa, Report Says

Faith-based organizations are playing a major role in the fight against HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa, according to a World Health Organization report released this week, IRIN/AllAfrica.com reports. According to the report -- titled... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

British, French Governments to Partner With Soccer Organizations to Increase School Enrollment, Address HIV/AIDS in Africa

The British and French governments on Thursday are expected to announce that they are partnering with global soccer organizations to increase school enrollment and address HIV/AIDS in Africa, London's Guardian reports. The United Kingdom will... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Wall Street Journal Profiles Organization Helping African Countries Secure Safe Blood Supplies to Prevent Spread of HIV

The Wall Street Journal on Wednesday profiled the Safe Blood for Africa Foundation , which was founded in 1999 to help African countries establish safe blood supplies to prevent the spread of HIV. SBAF provides countries with millions of... Read more »
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Seeking help from W/Africa

Hello Dr. Young.I am currently on viramune/AZT/lamivudine (generics). I found out I was pos January 2003 when I was having my 2nd baby. I have two kids who are both -tve, both by C-section.I've been thinking of trying for another baby and wish...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thanks for your question.Your question is difficult to answer in detail, since in the US, there are a wide variety of payer systems, ranging from self payment to private insurance, to governmental insurance plans.The specifics for you would depend... Read more »

Trouble with AIDS Service Organization

Hello. I'm really not sure where best to go with this question, so here I am.I have been battling with the local AIDS service organization over denial of services for reasons I simply don't understand. I won't go into the details,...
Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Response from Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Psychotherapist and Author
I am so sorry to hear about the trouble you are having. The only suggestion I have is for you to contact the office of your local city elected offical and speak to one of the staff people there and ask them to help you by acting as an advocate in... Read more »

Why!! The Denial Of Current AIDS organizations Federal Funded

Dr.Robert J. Frascino, MD I hope you Post this so it can seen and truth exposed about current HIV Organizations and Denial about Prevention.(I've cut down as much as possible to get to the point)For days now into July 2008 I have been waring...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Thanks for writing in and sharing your experience. Those of us involved in HIV awareness/prevention/education have been having similar experiences in many locations around the country over the past eight years that Bush/Cheney have been... Read more »

Cry for help from Africa - which is the least toxic cocktail?

Hi DoctorFirst let me point out that i am writing from africa and therefore i can not spare too much money for tests at this stage AND there is very limited expertise on HIV treatment and thus what i get here will most likely be more authoritative...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
The chances of getting infected from a single sexual encounter (such as vaginal intercourse) are generally low (< 1%) so you most likely did not get infected from that single encounter. If you have never had an HIV test then that test will... Read more »
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help me start a charity organization

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
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Im an hiv positive African woman living in America.Long before l tested positive ,l wanted to start a charity for people with Hiv/Aids and now l feel the need more and more each day as l read about the many hardships that they have to got through... Read more »

Help raise funds for Dr. Bob's organization

Posted by Anonymous
If you do your internet searching through www.goodsearch.com and type in Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation where it says charity I'm supporting a penny will be donated for every search you make! Read more »

New Organization for INternational Service by HIV+

Posted by clr100
On March first I launched Volunteer Positive, the first international volunteer service organization for people living with HIV. I will be taking HIV affected and infected people to serve internationally and connecting them with parallel HIV... Read more »

HIV/AIDS Non-Organizations

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I am a small business owner looking to do an 11 x 17 calenar which will be targeted toward people of color. I would like to donate a portion of the proceeds from the calendar to a non-profit organizations which helps people of color. I looking for... Read more »