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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

2009 H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) and You

...similarly inactivated by chlorination. To date, there have been no documented human cases of influenza caused by exposure to influenza-contaminated drinking water. Can 2009 H1N1 flu virus be spread through water in swimming pools, spas, water parks, interactive fountains, and other treated recreational water venues? Influenza viruses infect the human upper respiratory tract. There has never been a documented case of influenza virus...
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HOW WELL DOES THE HIV VIRUS TRANSMIT AT SWIMMING POOL?

Hi Dr Bob I have one quick question regarding how well does the HIV virus survive in chlorine water. I went to the indoor swimming pool other day and I didn't notice this when I walked in but there was blood on the ground foot print maybe someone...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,The only way you could contract HIV in that pool would be by having unsafe sex with an HIV-positive hunky lifeguard.Dr. Bob Read more »

Casa Casuarina...

that is name of what used to be Gianni Versace's Mansion here in South Beach Miami. Long Story short, i toured that mansion two days ago, had tea, touched the water in the pool, sat in the couches, etc. I googled Versace and turns out that his lover...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Alejandro,I've been to Casa Casuarina and sat in those couches as well. OMG! That means the furniture has now had a double dose of HIV cooties! Yikes, maybe the building should be quarantined or demolished. What do you think??? Come on Alejandro,... Read more »

please read this articale

WHO denies knowledge of Al-Zindanis HIV/AIDS cure ----------------------dr.frascinoplease read this article---------------------------------------------------------- Yemen Times Staff SANAA, April 13 The World Health Organization (WHO) denied that...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...been offered to support this claim. V-1 Immunitor (or V-AIM or Immureboost) is a pink pill containing antigens taken from the pooled blood of HIV positive people. A clinic in Thailand began distributing V-1 in 2001. Demand soared when the pill's... Read more »

HIV Traveler

Hey Doc,I have read all of the links about international travel and HIV. Here's my question:I will be traveling to Hong Kong, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, and Tokyo this summer. According to information, Cambodia and Thailand will not admit HIV...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...parasites), you may want to avoid swimming in potentially contaminated water, such as rivers, lakes, and streams, and even swimming pools if they are not properly chlorinated. If you do indulge in a dip, be extra careful not to swallow water. The... Read more »
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

How HIV Is Spread

...clot blood. To control the condition, hemophiliacs take Factor VIII, a clotting factor. Each dose of Factor VIII comes from the pooled blood of many donors. Currently, over 90% of hemophiliacs in the U.S. have been infected with HIV because of... Read more »
The Well Project

Did You Just Test HIV Positive?

...treating HIV. Studies have shown that an HIV-positive person whose health care provider treats many HIV-positive people lives longer than a person whose health care provider treats a few HIV-positive people. Even though there is no cure for HIV... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Liver if You Have HIV/AIDS

...especially dark green leafy vegetables and orange and red colored fruits and vegetables Drink large amounts of fluids, especially water Avoid high-fat dairy products, processed vegetable oils (hydrogenated fats), deep-fried foods, and fatty... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of Read more »
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Chronic Tonsil Cheese

Posted by brent4861, 10 Replies
...throat isn't sore and I was surprised. I went online to google.com to search and found out that kids get this and people with AIDS. This isn't able to be affected by antibiotic at all times cause it hides or something like that. I called my... Read more »

Desperately seeking answers

Posted by scared_stiff_to, 5 Replies
...my tongue twice a day religiously over the last 7 weeks - has made no difference! I have also done the "spit in a glass of water" yeast test found online and met all the criteria for possible yeast complications. Can anyone tell me how legit... Read more »

information

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...shown clearly that HIV is not spread through casual contact such as the sharing of food utensils, towels and bedding, swimming pools, telephones, or toilet seats. HIV is not spread by biting insects such as mosquitoes or bedbugs. Sexually... Read more »

Proof

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...A user in the other section said she sat on a needle and got HIV, its very possible and it has happened before, my question is has anyone ever heard of this happening ? and do they know anyone Read more »