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Roll On Deodorant And Hiv Transmission

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HIV (HIV and HEPATITIS C from SNORTING COCAINE through a rolled-up dollar bill, 2009)

If someone is HIV positive and you share a note while using cocaine can you become infected???...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,I've addressed this topic for both HIV and hepatitis C several times previously in this forum. See below.Good luck.Dr. BobDR.please helpMar 25, 2009 Three weeks back I snorted several lines of cocaine with a woman of unknown status(not... Read more »

Toliet Roll

Hi, I was out the other night and there was no loo roll in the loo so I had to used a scrunched up... Read more »

did a stupid thing (SNORTING COCAINE THROUGH A ROLLED-UP DOLLAR BILL OR STRAW, 2009)

I did a really stupid thing I know...I shared a straw to snort drugs and my nose bled I then use... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Barbara Lee Bill Would Push States to Roll Back Criminal HIV Laws

Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) has introduced a bill in the US House of Representatives that would force the repeal or amendment of state and federal laws that make it a crime for HIV-infected people to expose sexual partners to the virus, even if they... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

How PrEP Will Roll Out in Practice (Slowly, so Far)

Raphael J. Landovitz, M.D., M.Sc., Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Center for Clinical AIDS Research & Education; Co-Director, Combination Prevention Core, UCLA Center for HIV Identification, Prevention, and... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

The Rolls-Royce and the Túk-Túk

Over a year ago, sharing a cab on the way to the airport after a meeting at the NIH (National Institutes of Health), I had a conversation with two AIDS researchers about the Good Clinical Practice (GCP) guidelines for conducting clinical research.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Kenya to Roll Out Safer ARV Regimen

Kenya will switch its HIV treatment regimens to contain a less toxic combination of drugs in line with World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines, PlusNews reports. Patients will be initiated on the safer drugs "as soon as next month [August],"... Read more »
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Rolling Stone, NY Post, Poz Mag [Rethinking AIDS]

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
New York Post Cheers Rolling Stone Expose

South African journalist Rian Malan's groundbreaking article questioning AIDS numbers in Africa may be the start of something big.

The following New York post article praising Malan and Rolling Stone magazine... Read more »

Rolling Stone Article

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Rolling Stone Magazine Rocks the AIDS Orthodoxy

The next issue of Rolling Stone magazine will feature a ground-breaking
article that takes a critical look at government and media reports regarding
AIDS in Africa.

According to popular reports, South... Read more »

woman to woman transmission???

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Is it possible for women to transmit the virus amoung eachother. I am aware oral sex is pretty safe, and not many cases have been reported between lesbians becoming infected this way, but what about shareing sex toys. If I use a dildo on myself,... Read more »