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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

... The HIV epidemic is a serious threat to the Hispanic/Latino community. While Hispanics/Latinos 1 represented approximately 15% of the United States (US) population in 2006, they accounted for 17% of new HIV infections in the 50 states
Ask the Experts

What should I do?

My uncle is HIV positive. Now, I am the only person living with him and going to school as an international student. Nobody in our extended family (still living back in my home country) knows about this matter yet. I dont think he is ready to...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
You should speak to your uncle directly. You are aware of his situation and you can let him know that he allowed you to find out by leaving his papers where you could see them. You can offer your help and support. Disclosing his status to others is... Read more »

Confused about the swiss study

I discussed with my doctor about the swiss study which claims that in a monogamous serodiscordant and straight relationship with the infected partner on treatment and with an undetectable viral load the use of a condom is no more imperative. He...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Study" repeatedly in this forum. My assessment has not changed. Unprotected sex between magnetic couples remains a risk for HIV transmission, even when the HIV plasma viral load has been suppressed to undetectable levels. Regarding natural... Read more »

Confused about the swiss study

I discussed with my doctor about the swiss study which claims that in a monogamous serodiscordant and straight relationship with the infected partner on treatment and with an undetectable viral load the use of a condom is no more imperative. He...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...question.The recommendations were based on the finding that loweing the viral load will indeed lessen the risk of transmission of HIv but may not eliminate it.Studies that examined men on HAART with undetectable viral loads in their blood... Read more »

Quercetin-Black Tea/Green Tea and Atripla

Is there any interaction between Black or Green Tea and Atripla. Both teas have the antioxidant quercetin which is supposed to help the immune system, according to The University of Michigan. Please advise!
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...reader knows of a reference please post. I would not expect a clinically significant interaction but recommend informing your HIV provider for monitoring purposes. I am uncertain if there would be any additional clinical benefit from use of... Read more »
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Successful Implementation of a Clinic-Based Prevention Intervention Program for HIV-Infected Persons

...the results of studies directly from those who actually conducted the research. It is these women and men who are transforming HIV treatment and care. In this interview, you'll meet one of these impressive HIV researchers and read an explanation... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Zimbabwe AIDS Activists Say Food Now More Critical than Drugs

...Zimbabwe's government and central bank to provide food for its 120,000 members through the government's Basic Commodity Supply Side Intervention program. The Ministry of Health said it is trying to increase the supply of antiretrovirals to people... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Program Modifies Behavior in Some HIV-Mixed Couples

... Black HIV-discordant couples participating in an HIV/STD risk-reduction intervention program demonstrated lower rates of risky behavior, according to a new study by researchers at the National Institute of Mental Health. Read more »
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States

Tapping Youth as Agents for Change: Evaluation of a Peer Leadership HIV/AIDS Intervention

...parenting skills for teenage mothers and some sexuality education. These 71 students belonged to the comparison group. The Intervention Program The intervention program was split into two parts. Students first participated in a short... Read more »
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Manager, Health Programs (HIV/AIDS)

Posted by hresources
...all Americans. The NAACP considers health as a civil rights issue, and is committed to serving as a leader in addressing HIV/AIDS. Under direction from the Religious Affairs and Health Committees of the national Board of Directors, HIV/AIDS... Read more »

Positive at 23

Posted by udboi84, 14 Replies
...Hey everyone. So I'm 23 and just found out three days ago that I was HIV+. I haven't broken down yet. I have only told 4 people the news and they are all very supportive, but they don't know what Read more »

HIV Prevention Program Assistant D.C

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...members in carrying out activities in the CDC-funded program to provide technical assistance and conduct policy analysis on state HIV/AIDS prevention programs. Full description at: www.nastad.org. Washington , District of Columbia Start Date: ... Read more »

Review HIV/AIDS Program Materials

Posted by Anonymous
...The American Red Cross Wants You To Help Review HIV/AIDS Program Materials Application Deadline: Friday, May 9, 2003 For more information Contact Shauna R. Cooper at (703) Read more »