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HIV Frontlines: An Interview With Psychologist Dr. Tony Miles

Today's HIV Frontlines interview is with Dr. Tony Miles, a psychologist and long-time HIV educator. Since 2000, Dr. Miles has been compiling an extraordinary digital database of first-person stories of people living with HIV. The project is called... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

UNAIDS Reports 38.6 Million People Living With HIV/AIDS Worldwide; Progress Cited in Some Areas

Although the spread of HIV/AIDS appears to be slowing worldwide and some regions are reporting progress in bringing the pandemic under control, some countries are failing to reach key targets for prevention and treatment, according to the "2006... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report Summarizes Editorials, Opinion Pieces Marking World AIDS Day

Several newspapers recently have published editorials and opinion pieces on HIV/AIDS, some of which are summarized below. Editorials Arizona Republic : The United States must "battle complacency" and use World AIDS Day as a "springboard" for... Read more »
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Help me create a counselling group for +youngsters, a service in the community (Marcel N., psychologist, HIV +)

from Marcel N-Romania.Dear Sir,i'm thrilled to find such a complex site to rise all kind of problems the hivers have to deal with. This is again a prove that your country realy try to controle and to help patients to become effective and deal...
Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Response from Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Psychotherapist and Author
Dear MArcel,I really respect the work you are doing in Romania. Unfortunately in terms of your request, I have never worked with young people. My specialty is working with adults. So I am am sorry to say that I have no idea of how to advise you... Read more »

I'm taking the plunge!!! (psychiatrist or psychologist?)

This is a HIV therapy question. Hopefully, I can get help so I don't have to bother you ever again. You have answered 2-3 of my posts, and for that I am forever grateful. I have been dealing with the possibility of having HIV for the past FOUR...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,I'm glad you have decided to follow my advice and seek psychotherapy. I would suggest you see a psychiatrist, at least initially. Psychiatrists are MDs and therefore can prescribe medicaments. Psychologists are not MDs and therefore... Read more »

I Am Seeing A Psychologist

Hi Dr. Bob. I am starting to see a psychologist for my panic and anxiety attacks over the possibility that I still continue to think I might have HIV/Aids even after testing negative. I have been reading on here for the past five years almost...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Aimee,1. Yes.2. Yes.3. No.Your negative ELISA test three years after your experiences with Dentist McSleazeball is definitive, conclusive and WOO-HOO-able. HIV is not your problem. No way. No how. No additional HIV testing is warranted.I... Read more »

psychologist scared me even more, sorry dr.

Dr. I am so very sorry tho bother...I do not have much money now, so I can't say that I'll donate inmediatly...I followed your advise, went to a psychologist, and guess what!? She told me that my symptoms weren't normal, that those...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi.You are "1000% negative" and your shrink is 1000% incompetent! I would advise not going back to see her. It appears she is suffering from a medical condition we call craino-rectal inversion, which means she has her head up her butt.... Read more »
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Help! Report on HIV due soon!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
hello my name is jenny and my report on HIV is due soon. I need to know what happens when HIV complicates itself? I know you die but like what happens in between. Please e-mail me at MissWorld79@hotmail.com thanks bye

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Should I report this HIV doctor?

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 6 Replies
Hi.

It's six days since I had a bad experience with an HIV doctor. The anger in me has subsided. However, I was so enraged by this doctor at the time that the next day I got in touch with the hospital to find out to whom I should direct a... Read more »

Hiv and AIDs reporting

Posted by rain05, 5 Replies
What exactly does the CDC do with your name and information? Who is able to access it? Read more »

BBC Report on Brain Scan of HIV Effects

Posted by ScotCharles
Link below to copies of MRI brain scans of HIV+ people

http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/pr/fr/-/2/hi/health/4319952.stm

Scans show how HIV attacks brain

HIV, which attacks the body's natural defences, also damages the brain, three dimensional medical scans... Read more »