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AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

...products that are supposed to diagnose, treat, or cure HIV when those products have not been proven to be safe and effective for those purposes. Regular medicine does not have a cure for HIV. Because it is a serious illness, many people with HIV disease are willing to try almost anything to get healthy. Some unproven treatments may be harmless, but others can be dangerous. For example, one brand of "Brain Wave Synchronizer" caused epileptic...
Ask the Experts

IS THIS EFFECTIVE TREATMENT FOR HIV

Recently, Hootone Remedies from India announced and also intimated to National AIDS Control Orgn. that many of the HIV patients who had undergone treatment with Hooimm Plus had recorded Not Detected for HIV Antigen in Proviral DNA PCR Test, although...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Hello and thanks for your post.This product is a entirely irresponsible scam that is sprung on unsuspecting and vulnerable people. There is no publicly available, scientific literature that supports the use of Hooimm for HIV.Believe that Hooimm... Read more »

HOW TO KNOW IM NOT RESISTANT?

Hello DoctorI have been on Atripla, my first regimen for one year. Im undetectable and 550 cd4. During the first 3 months, I forgot 3 times to take the pill. Two times I took it with 8 hours delay, and once 18 hours later.Since then, I have never...
Renslow Sherer, M.D.

Response from Renslow Sherer, M.D.

University of Chicago Hospitals
...has NOT been compromised, and virologic failure has NOT occurred.Congratulations. Keep up this excellent record!You and other people living with HIV on ART should be aware that it is difficult to maintain an excellent record like this. I have... Read more »

Scared with pre-existing psoriasis and recently hiv infection

I have been feeling very worried and upset since reading an article which suggests that people with hiv normally die within a year or so of psoriasis outbreaks. I have had psoriasis for about 8 years and contracted hiv 2 months ago (diagnosed 3...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...outbreaks". In the 1980's there was not effective treatment for HIV infection and psoriasis was more common and often developed in persons with low CD4 cells. This is probably why the 1980's studies showed poor prognosis. This is not the case... Read more »

Smallpox Vaccine and HIV

I read on a gay related web site that hiv positive individuals should not live with people who get the smallpox vaccine. I work in a hospital in records, if the ER staff gets the vaccine would I be in danger. Viral load is undetectable and t-cells...
Brian Boyle, M.D., J.D.

Response from Brian Boyle, M.D., J.D.

Cornell University, Weill Medical College
You should not be at high risk, but you should avoid any direct contact. Also, to minimize the risk, all workers should keep the site of the vaccine covered with a long shirt or band-aid. Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Increasing Number of New HIV Cases in El Paso, Texas, Recorded Among Young People

... The number of HIV cases among people younger than age 35 in El Paso, Texas, is on the rise, highlighting what some health officials say is a trend of complacency Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Higher Risk of Certain Cancers Being Recorded in HIV-Positive People

... Physicians in the U.S. are reporting a higher risk for certain types of cancers -- such as liver, head, neck and lung -- in people living with HIV/AIDS, raising concerns that a cancer epidemic is imminent in the population, the Baltimore Sun ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Czech Republic Records Increase in Number of People Living With HIV/AIDS

... The number of HIV-positive people living in the Czech Republic increased by 122 last year, the highest increase in the country's HIV testing history, Miroslav Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Electronic Record Linkage to Identify Deaths Among Persons With AIDS -- District of Columbia, 2000-2005

... An estimated 1 million persons in the United States are living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS); approximately Read more »
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Needles taped to chairs

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Sounds crazy but it truely isnt because ive heard of people putting needles on chairs by taping them on there, just the needle so ppl sit on it, has there been any records of someone getting Read more »

ELISSA 3 semanas -

Posted by julio5000, 2 Replies
Hola a todos, despus de mucha tensin hoy me tom mi primer ELISSA (3 semanas despus del encuentro)... gracias a D-os sali NEG., pero aun me quedan 3 semanas de mucha tensin.S que la prueba de PCR RNA que me tom a los 2 das no es conclusiva, pero creo... Read more »

im talking about

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I read tht HIV can survive like 15 days outside a persons body if it is in some type of blood because apparentely if there is still blood from the needle HIV can survive inside tht blood Read more »

Re: TerryD for the record

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...does not think about HIV that nothing harmful will ever happen to himself or anyone else who he might infect 7) he feels that people use HIV to scare gay men into having safe sex and to guilt them into feeling that they are bad for their life... Read more »