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Origins Of Hiv

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Origins of HIV and food

...eating alive animals/poultry but products thereof :-) such as beef, chicken etc.). Last Friday, I read an article about the origins of HIV, and the hunting and eating of monkeys in Africa has been one of the most commonly accepted theories on how...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello John,Your assumptions of a few days ago are correct: HIV is not transmitted via food or animals.The information about hunting monkeys for food as a potential mechanisms for the virus Read more »

Question of all questions Aids (ORIGIN OF HIV/AIDS 2008)

I have a clinic where we work with people to help them stay healthy, addressing dietary issues,... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

India: Restore Original HIV/AIDS Bill, Urge Activists

... Indian AIDS advocates gathered yesterday in Mumbai to protest changes officials are making to proposed anti-discrimination legislation. The Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Nobel Peace Prize Winner Attempts to Explain Comments About Origins of HIV, Says Statements Taken Out of Context

...Peace Prize in Oslo, Norway -- attempted to "defuse a controversy" over previously reported comments she made about the possible origins of HIV, the New York Times reports (Gibbs, New York Times , 12/10). In August, Kenya's East African... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

NIAID-Supported Scientists Discover Origin of HIV-1

...Today scientists reported that they have discovered the origin of HIV-1, the virus responsible for the global AIDS pandemic. A subspecies of chimpanzees native to west equatorial Africa has been identified as the original source of the virus. Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Migrants Traveling to Their Country of Origin: A Bridge Population for HIV Transmission?

...two large migrant communities. From 2003 to 2005, the researchers recruited 1,938 study subjects of Surinamese and Antillean origin from social venues in two large cities. Participants were interviewed, and they underwent oral testing for HIV... Read more »
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Man who spreads lies about HIV origins

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Here's one crazy man who's spreading lies about HIV, particularly in the black community: http://www.all-natural.com/horo-3.html I guess it's easier to believe in these theories Read more »

PREVENIR CONTAGIO POR HIV (IDEA ORIGINAL DNA)

Posted by TOLKIEN
...MEDIDAS DE PREVENCIN TRANSMISION SEXUAL La utilizacin del preservativo es el nico mtodo efectivo de prevencin de la infeccin por HIV en la medida en que sea utilizado correctamente y se respeten las condiciones de eficacia. CONDICIONES DE... Read more »

PERIODO VENTANA / HIV (idea original DNA)

Posted by TOLKIEN
A QUE SE DENOMINA PERIODO DE VENTANA? El Perodo de Ventana o de seroconversin, se corresponde con el primer estado de la infeccin, es decir que, a pesar de un resultado negativo (no reactivo), la persona puede estar infectada y, por lo tanto,... Read more »

periodo de ventana/HIV (idea original DNA)

Posted by TOLKIEN
A QUE SE DENOMINA PERIODO DE VENTANA? El Perodo de Ventana o de seroconversin, se corresponde con el primer estado de la infeccin, es decir que, a pesar de un resultado negativo (no reactivo), la persona puede estar infectada y, por lo tanto,... Read more »