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Public Announcements About Hiv

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HIV transmission from water splash in the eye/s in public restroom

I went to a movie theater yesterday. I was splashed in the eye with water by someone who had just washed or rinsed his hands after using the toilet. I don't know this person or their HIV status. I don't know if they had cuts in their fingers, hands,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,"Is this a risk for HIV transmission?" Nope!Should you take PEP? No, of course not. What you should do is read through the archives of this forum, paying Read more »

Skin cracks from eczema and HIV in the public restroom

Dear Doctor, I'd like to ask the direct&short questions. Please help me. I've many skin crack... Read more »

when did the general public become aware of the HIV/AIDS virus?

did their >knowledge and awareness stem from the contamination of the national blood >supply, and... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Global Media AIDS Initiative Announces New Public HIV/AIDS Education Initiatives at XV International AIDS Conference

...Actor and AIDS advocate Richard Gere and MTV President Bill Roedy on Tuesday at a Global Media AIDS Initiative press conference at the XV Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Bono, Brad Pitt, Other Celebrities Appear in Public Service Announcement to Raise Awareness of HIV/AIDS, Poverty

...service announcement scheduled to air on several networks and cable channels on Sunday night and aimed at raising awareness of the HIV/AIDS pandemic and the need for poverty reduction in developing countries, the AP/ Austin American-Statesman ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Actor Richard Gere Announces Project to Expand Public Discussion of HIV/AIDS in India

...Actor Richard Gere, who has been a "vocal campaigner against HIV/AIDS" in India for several years, has announced a campaign to fight HIV/AIDS in India in which celebrities from Bollywood films, sports Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Less Than a Year After CDC Announced The U.S. HIV Epidemic Is Much Larger Than Previously Thought, Public's Sense of Urgency Is Down, Even Among Some Higher Risk Groups

...Washington, DC -- Less than a year after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recalculated the size of the HIV/AIDS epidemic and announced that there were 40 percent more new HIV infections each year than previously believed, a... Read more »
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How to fight HIV - Public Health Reform

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...response to HIV is lilke pitting Kermit the Frog against a Pit Bull Terrier - all you do is reduce the devastating effect of AIDS while more people get infected with HIV LetUsReason Read more »

HIV & Public Health - lets rethink.....

Posted by GamboJim, 2 Replies
...Industry) - for her thougts on the ELISA test. I think the Government needs to fight this HIV thing to the fullest for the sake of Public Health. You can't put a spark and gasoline together and not get an explosion. Young folks and adults are... Read more »

Hiv Positive Public Educators wanted*

Posted by AIDS2HIV
...Aids2Hiv is looking for positive people who are willing to actively educate thier communities with a brutally honest, accurate message Read more »

Poz magazine sanctions that HIV is a gay disease

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Peter Staley formerly of AIDSMEDS (now owned by Poz Magazine) agrees with the new LA Public Service Announcements that stress HIV is a gay disease. Here is the article that critizes these ads. HIV Ads Embrace, and Read more »