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Peer-led Hiv Programs

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The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...Common in Women How Do I Know if I'm Depressed? Depression Can Cause Serious Problems Treatment Options Get Evaluated and Treated for Depression Depression Is More Common in Women While many people living with HIV (HIV-positive people) suffer from depression, it is more common in HIV-positive women than HIV-positive men. In some studies, HIV-positive women were twice as likely as men to be depressed (this is also seen in...
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Dr Bob My name is Don I am co founder of POZITIVE PERSPECTIVES INC a peer support origination in SW Missouri. That also goes out in the community with a team of our peers to educate at local high schools in the 29 counts in SW MO. I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...coexistence with HIV. It will be an inspiration to those just beginning their journey with the virus.Next, congratulations on your HIV/AIDS awareness, education and prevention efforts!Regarding information on the specific couplings you mention in... Read more »


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

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

North Shore University Hospital
...HelloI am not familiar with any published peer-reviewed and scientifically rigorous articles on "Hootone" treatments for HIV infection. ThanksJoe Read more »

seroconverting to hiv negative

I saw online a dr. Sebi that has 80 documented cases of seroconverting hiv positive to negative. Is this possible?
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...Still waiting to see the peer reviewed publication in a reputable journal about this "accomplishment". Read more »

Non-HIV AIDS, Idiopathic CD4+ T-lymphocytopenia

What is your take on "research conducted Tulane University Medical Center that suggests Non-HIV AIDS is associated with a retroviral particle called Human Intracisternal A-Type Particle-Type II, or...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...research nor have I ever heard of HIAP-II. Consequently I cannot comment. I, for one, have not seen this information validated in peer-reviewed scientific journals. I'll keep a lookout and let you know if this story evolves. Personally, I tend to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

UNICEF Peer Education Program Increasing HIV/AIDS Awareness in Yemen, Official Says

... A UNICEF training program that provides teenagers in Yemen with information about HIV/AIDS has helped increase awareness about the disease, Nasim ur-Rehman, a UNICEF communication officer, said recently, IRIN/ PlusNews Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Prevention: Peer Influence Plays Key Role in AIDS-Protective Behavior by Ghanaian Youth

...Communication (2003;8(5):463-474). Back to other news for December 1, 2003 Previous Updates  | --> Search the Newsroom archive Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

College Students in Georgia Work as Peer Educators to Raise HIV/AIDS Awareness Among Blacks

...State University are being trained as peer educators in an effort to increase awareness about the disproportionate impact of HIV/AIDS on young blacks in the U.S., the Savannah Morning News reports. Since 2005, a grant from the Center for... Read more »

Y-PEER: Media Helping Empower Young People to Protect Themselves From HIV

...UNAIDS/Heimo Aga Harnessing the power of the mass media and new technologies to reach young people with information about HIV and reproductive health was high on the agenda at the XVIII International AIDS conference yesterday during a series... Read more »
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peer led support groups

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...I am working on a project where we are putting together a manual for peer run support groups for individuals with HIV/AIDS who are also mental health consumers. I want to locate organizations that are currently involved in peer run support groups Read more »

Project Officer: Child focusedHIV/AIDS Interventi

Posted by Anonymous
...1. Save the Children - Job Vacancy Project Officer: Child focused HIV/AIDS Intervention and Management Project, Vietnam Save the Children UK (SC UK) is an international development and child rights Read more »

Associate Program Coordinator Chicago

Posted by Anonymous
...for a dynamic, energetic, individual to fill the position of Associate Program Coordinator. TPAN is one of Chicago's oldest HIV service organizations. We emphasize peer-led services and are focused on only HIV related services. Over two-thirds of... Read more »