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Percentage Women Hiv U.s.

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Women and HIV

... How Serious Is HIV for Women? What Do Women Need to Know? Research on Women Treatment for Women The Bottom Line How Serious Is HIV for Women? Only 7% of AIDS cases reported in 1985 in the U.S. were women and girls. That percentage grew to 27% in 2007. About 80% of women are infected through sex with an HIV-infected man (often an injection drug user), and many through injection drug
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Prevalence of antiretroviral therapy in the U.S.A. / transmission risk

Dr. Frascino,First let me say that I admire the work you do in educating the public on this issue.I have a twofold question for you concerning the real probability of becoming infected with HIV via a single heterosexual encounter. This question is...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
..."real world" experience of using HIV treatment as prevention, the results are mixed. See below.Prevalence data on HIV-positive women on antiretroviral therapy is difficult to obtain. Please note not all prescribed antiretroviral therapy results... Read more »

Political Views? (BARACK OBAMA PLAN TO FIGHT HIV/AIDS)

Hello Dr. Rob,This is my first visit to your forum. I have read only a handful of your posts and have gotten a lot of valuable information from them. The one question that I have is regarding your political views. You are in a place to give so...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Senator Obama released the following statement on the Center for Disease Control's report about new cases of HIV/AIDS in the United States. "We have now learned that 56,300 new HIV infections occurred in the United States in 2006, not 40,000 that... Read more »

SARAH PALIN and HIV/AIDS

Dr. Bob,Where does Sarah Palin stand on the issue of HIV/AIDS? I'm beginning to think she's a flake. what do you think?Peter
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...not to bless is not up to us, but pointing out Dubya's blunders certainly is! Dr. Bob HIV/AIDS Fight Remains High Priority for United States? Feb 27, 2008 Hi Dr. Take a look to this statement... Read more »

The Bush Administration (BUSH, McCAIN, OBAMA POLICIES ON HIV/AIDS)

Just an opinion, but many believe and there are videos with experts, that Bush as well as other top political figures both Dem and Rep,as well as around the world does not want a cure for HIV or funding nor borders to pretect the USA simply because...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...not to bless is not up to us, but pointing out Dubya's blunders certainly is! Dr. Bob HIV/AIDS Fight Remains High Priority for United States? Feb 27, 2008 Hi Dr. Take a look to this statement... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

AIDS 2010 Opinions: U.S. Funding for Global HIV/AIDS Programs; Empowering Women, Girls in Fight Against HIV/AIDS

...piece by Desmond Tutu, archbishop emeritus of Cape Town and honorary chairman of the Global AIDS Alliance. Goosby writes, "The United States has been and continues to be the global leader on HIV/AIDS. The best metric of our success is lives... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Rwandan Women Infected With HIV Through Rape During 1994 Genocide Ask U.S. for Help Obtaining Drugs

...Rwandan women who were infected with HIV through mass rapes during the country's 1994 genocide on Monday asked the United States to assist them in obtaining medications to fight the disease, Reuters/Newark Star-Ledger reports. Rwanda this... Read more »
Positive Women's Network USA

White House Says Women Are a Priority in the U.S. National HIV/AIDS Strategy

...here , in PDF format) co-authored by fourteen organizations working to expand the human rights of women living with HIV in the United States. As a membership body made up of HIV-positive women and their allies, the U.S. Positive Women's Network... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.S. News & World Report Examines HIV/AIDS Rate Among Black Women

... U.S. News & World Report recently looked at how "black women continue to be struck particularly hard" by HIV/AIDS (Payne, U.S. News & World Report , 9/12). According to the latest available figures reported by CDC , blacks in 2006 had... Read more »
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The U.S. patented cure for AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
...Disease Control Office of Minority Health omh@cdc.gov Re: The U.S. patented cure for AIDS Dear CDC OMH: In 1997, the United States patented the cure for AIDS, patent #5676977 (abstract below). To date the CDC does not even register... Read more »

1.1 Million American living with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Florida69, 2 Replies
...previously reported that more people are becoming infected each year than previously estimated, with 56,300 new HIV infections in the United States in 2006. Previous estimates put the number of new infections at about 40,000 a year. Of all the... Read more »

Greg

Posted by Anonymous
...the public. Female to male transmission is very rare in U.S. Hiv originated in Africa and slowly but surely, more and more women's infection percentage rates went up and up to 50%. In U.S. the same upward shift is happening with women, it's... Read more »

U.S. women read this

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
... LISTEN WOMEN!! For your very life, assume any date/boyfriend has Hiv, and assume what he tells you, what you hear, what you see, in regards to him having led a strictly heterosexual life is a lie (the devil is the great liar!), assume the man... Read more »