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Prevention Strategies For Hiv Aids

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Youth

...races and ethnicities. Continual prevention outreach and education efforts, including programs on abstinence and delaying the initiation of sex, are required as new generations replace the generations that benefited from earlier prevention strategies. Unless otherwise noted, this fact sheet defines youth, or young people, as persons who are 13-24 years of age. Statistics The following are based on data from the 35 areas with long-term,...
Ask the Experts

HIV is not so bad anymore (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2010)

I understand you must keep the prevention message high but do you think that the Fear HIV method is still functioning after 2 decades of the HIV epidemic? Don't you think it's the same as putting warning messages on cigarette packages which never...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...exposure with science-based, age-appropriate sex education that emphasizes STD awareness and prevention. In addition pre-exposure prevention strategies should include behavior change for those participating in risky sexual or drug-injecting... Read more »

Republicans still to blame ??

It is funny how you are still posting questions concerning "Republicans in the White House" 6 months after Obama took office. Obama can hand out all the condoms he wants now but at least give him the credit (blame).
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...commitment to paying for HIV treatment and prevention.4.Appoint an HIV/AIDS czar (Jeffery Crowley).5.Implement additional HIV-prevention strategies, including teaching science-based sex education in schools.This is only a partial list, as the... Read more »

Prevention equals condoms. Period. Right? (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2009)

Dr. B,HIV prevention isn't all that complicated. Just use condoms. End of story. Right?Zeb
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...exposure with science-based, age-appropriate sex education that emphasizes STD awareness and prevention. In addition pre-exposure prevention strategies should include behavior change for those participating in risky sexual or drug-injecting... Read more »

Condoms alone are not enough (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2009)

We all can easily see that the current prevention strategies of HIV are ineffective since HIV infections are still happening. Do you think that your prevention efforts are really useful? If the only use of condoms should prevent HIV from spreading...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...exposure with science-based, age-appropriate sex education that emphasizes STD awareness and prevention. In addition pre-exposure prevention strategies should include behavior change for those participating in risky sexual or drug-injecting... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Mozambique To Revise National HIV/AIDS Prevention Strategy, Health Minister Says

...increase coordination between HIV/AIDS advocacy groups in the country; develop a mechanism for gauging the effectiveness of HIV prevention strategies; and improve HIV counseling and testing programs. The review also will address the definition of... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Reuters Examines HIV/AIDS Prevention Strategies Targeting IDUs

...Nations agency for HIV/AIDS said on Friday," Reuters reports in a piece that examines Sidibe's comments on several HIV/AIDS prevention strategies aimed at injecting drug users (IDUs). "Infection prevention steps like providing needles, condoms... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scientific American Features Series on HIV/AIDS: Prevention Strategies, MSM, IDUs

...inform "up-and-coming ARV-based prevention therapies such as" Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) as well as the great need for HIV prevention strategies to drive down the estimated 3 million new infections that take place annually in a challenging... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Ugandan President Museveni Calls for Increased HIV/AIDS Prevention Strategies, Particularly for MTCT

... Citing waning efforts to fight HIV/AIDS in Uganda, President Yoweri Museveni on Thursday called for increased prevention strategies, particularly concerning mother-to-child transmission, Uganda's New Vision reports. Museveni was speaking at... Read more »
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Director of Treatment & Prevention Advocacy

Posted by Robert1
...advocacy regarding co-infections such as hepatitis C; supports the agencys efforts to assess and advocate for biomedical HIV prevention strategies; supports the agencys treatment and health care information programs; and supports the agencys... Read more »

National HIV/AIDS Strategy for the U.S. (Finally!)

Posted by TheBody
...years into the epidemic, U.S. government officials have formally unveiled the country's first national strategy for fighting HIV/AIDS within its borders. The strategy aims to establish a coordinated, nationwide effort to reduce new HIV... Read more »

U.S. Bullying Interferes With HIV/AIDS Prevention

Posted by bradford
...programs. Silencing the United Nations on needle exchange is deadly diplomacy. The United States should be encouraging proven HIV prevention strategies, not attacking them." Jonathan Cohen of Human Rights Watchs HIV/AIDS Program Those offering... Read more »

HIV Prevention

Posted by Anonymous
...of living infected with HIV. The public needs to understand HIV and let go of the fear, each person taking part in a global prevention strategy. With antiretroviral therapies and fewer deaths associated with these HIV/AIDS treatments, many... Read more »