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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...thirdmost-deadly disease for women, behind only cancer and heart disease. HIV affects both younger and older women. In fact, an increase in HIVdiagnoses has been seen in older women (50 and older). Minority women, especially African-American women, are most affected.HIV/AIDS is the leading cause of death for African-American women aged 25 to34. Women in African-American and Hispanic communities make up only 25 percentof the US female...
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new hope of a cure for HIV

AUSTRALIAN scientists have revealed the most complete picture yet of the way HIV maintains its grip on the body, pointing to new ways to combat it. The Melbourne-based research has explained how the virus hides dormant versions of itself in a...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...me what is the immediate clinical relevance particularly regarding chances for increasing the odds for a practical cure for HIV infection in the decade ahead. KH Read more »

A new hope? Lymphoma Drug Wakes Up Dormant HIV

A drug approved to treat lymphoma, Zolinza (vorinostat, SAHA) can wake up CD4 cells latently infected with HIV and render them vulnerable to antiretroviral (ARV) medication, according to a study published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry and...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...Perhaps. But more studies will have to be done in HIV infected people to determine whether this is a safe strategy. Read more »

Hiv, Humour and Hope

Dear Dr. BobFirstly, please don't worry about a response to my message or feel you have to post it on the forum. I am writing just to say a HUGE thank you to you for your time, effort and devotion you give to this website which has proved to be...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...to the Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation. Your one gift will touch many lives in a very meaningful way, helping to turn hopelessness into hope. Please accept my heartfelt thanks and know that I plan to ride along with you in spirit right on... Read more »

Can we hope for a curative HIV vaccine? (VACCINE TRIALS, 2009)

Hi Dr. and thanks for your dedication & permanent support to all of us, you are wonderful.What is your opinion about the new preventive HIV vaccine? Do you think that we can build on it to have a curative vaccine soon? I know that you are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...combat the most common strain of the virus in Southeast Asia, so it would have to be modified for the strains circulating in Africa and the United States.Sanofi's vaccine, Alvac-HIV, is a canarypox virus with three AIDS virus genes grafted onto... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ethiopia Strives to Control HIV

...In an unusual relationship that may soon be duplicated across Africa, the Ethiopian military is teaming up with an American nonprofit organization to transform the sexual lives of its quarter-million Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Renewed Hope

...backpedaling among big government donors about funding long-term ARV (antiretroviral) treatment for the millions of people in Africa and Asia who need it. Even in the United States, waiting lists for the states' AIDS Drug Assistance Programs... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hope for South Africa's AIDS Fight

... Despite its stark assessment that reversing South Africa's HIV/AIDS epidemic is "extremely difficult, if not impossible in the coming years," a report requested by the South African Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

In AIDS-Ravaged Africa, Senegal Is a Beacon of Hope

...about 1 percent, while nearly 36 percent of adults in Botswana are infected with HIV and almost 20 percent are infected in South Africa. Senegal's low infection rate is the direct result of its aggressive measures to confront the AIDS epidemic,... Read more »
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Israeli Study Offers Hope For Aids Cure

Posted by new2this2010, 1 Reply
http://www.mmegi.bw/index.php?sid=1&aid=4329&dir=2010/August/Monday23 Read more »

New Hope for HIV Eradication

Posted by Mondo, 4 Replies
...I'm sure most of the forum members have seen the latest good news story doing the rounds. I feel quite hopeful that this might be the big news story developing. We have to have hope even if its slim hope. Ive enclosed a brief on the Read more »

New Hope for HIV Eradication

Posted by Mondo, 4 Replies
... I'm sure most of the forum members have seen the latest good news story doing the rounds. I feel quite hopeful that this might be the big news story developing. We have to have hope even if its slim hope. Ive enclosed a brief on the Read more »

new hope for possibility of HIV treatment

Posted by lalamma, 3 Replies
...all over the news...on FOX/CNN/local news. Check it out or google for more information.. http://www.voanews.com/english/archive/2008-08/2008-08-01-voa59.cfm?CFID=56292805&CFTOKEN=52019438 Read more »