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People Profit Off Of Fake Hiv Cures

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...for HIV and that between 16 and 22 million people aged 18-64 years are tested for HIV annually. However, of more than one million people living with HIV in the U.S., it is estimated that about one-quarter (252,000 to 312,000 persons) are unaware of their HIV status. Because they do not know they are infected, these individuals are unable to benefit from clinical care related to their HIV disease. In addition, some of these people may...
Ask the Experts

cure for hiv/aids -the truth is how expedable and profitable are you?

Hi Dr. Bob, Just my two cents. I agree with you post that there seems to be no cure for hiv/aids on the distant horizon. But one at the same time, has to stop and wonder - if they can clone animals, human genes, and put a man into space...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...pharma want to find a cure? There are over 35 million people currently infected worldwide. Finding a cure would be far more profitable than competing for market share with over 20 anti-HIV drugs currently available.Why don't more people "act-up"... Read more »

HIV/AIDS, a good investment?

Ben,I wanted to get your take on what has been thrown about in hiv/aids forums I attend. I know you are an advocate for us and this is why I ask. Given the amount of money Pharma makes off of an HIV/AIDS patient, why would a cure or substantial...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...reason for this is that the marketplace for HIV medications in this country is no more (it's actually fewer) than the ~1 million persons living with HIV (or maybe 3 million in the "developed" world). Since only about 50% of HIV+ are on... Read more »

My HIV+ friend believes AIDS denialist, Gary Null

He recently attended a Gary Null seminar (delivered before a full auditorium) and says he is convinced that HIV is not sexually transmissable, AIDS has nothing to do with HIV, and that his medication is a hoax created by the pharmaceutical industry....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...a scientist. I'm sure there is a special place in Hell reserved for folks like Mr. Null who willfully promote myth to make a profit, all to the detriment of desperate individuals in search of hope and/or driven by fear.I'll reprint a few articles... Read more »

some question on HIV

Hi, here are some of my questions on HIV/AIDS:1. Don't wanna sound pessimistic but do you think there would come a time where scientist/doctors would run out of ways in attacking HIV? unless a vaccine is found.2. Inspite of new treatments why can't...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...people living with HIV is unfortunately growing. This means the market for HIV therapies is increasing. Companies still see a profit being made with newer and better HIV medicines. Third, HIV is a vexing health care crisis but is also... Read more »
Articles
AIDS InfoNet

Alternative and Complementary Therapies

...pay for studies of western medical drugs because they appear to be more effective. Patents allow manufacturers to make large profits that help pay for research. However, most alternative therapies cannot be patented. Despite these barriers, some... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Pennsylvania: Non-Profit Group Marks 25 Years in Fight Against HIV, AIDS

... Co-County Wellness Services (CCWS) will celebrate its 25th anniversary this fall. The non-profit was founded by a group of medical and social workers, clergy, and gay activists, responding to a growing epidemic in Berks County. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Washington, D.C., Health Dept. Director Announces Plan to Assure City Pays Not-For-Profits Serving HIV/AIDS Patients on Time

..."cumbersome, bureaucratic" system for reimbursements will be "drastically pared" and bills expedited to assure that not-for-profit groups receive reimbursements within 30 days or less, according to Pane, the Washington Post reports. The plan... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Frequently Asked Questions About Crystal Methamphetamine

...training in organic chemistry, it often contains harmful chemicals and heavy metals as contaminants. In addition, to increase their profit, many unscrupulous dealers will cut the meth with any number of substances, some benign and some quite... Read more »
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HIV+ stories at http://aidsvideos.org/#stories

Posted by AIDSvideos
...Hi everyone - I have created a new not-for-profit web site called http://www.AIDSvideos.org/ whose mission is to prevent the spread of HIV and to assist those affected by making Read more »

NEW WEBSITE FOR THOSE WITH PERSONAL WEB PAGES

Posted by thedingoman
...to be listed please visit pozrider.com. I will be more than happy to include your logo with a link. I am not doing this for profit and am not asking for anything in return. I am doing this because I am on a two year service with my new hosting... Read more »

NEW WEBSITE FOR THOSE WHO HAVE PERSONAL PAGES

Posted by thedingoman
...to be listed please visit pozrider.com. I will be more than happy to include your logo with a link. I am not doing this for profit and am not asking for anything in return. I am doing this because I am on a two year service with my new hosting... Read more »

Southern NH HIV/AIDS Task Force

Posted by Anonymous
...Hello, We are a non-profit organization that provides services for people with HIV/AIDS in the Southern New Hampshire area. You can find more information Read more »