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An Overview of Norvir (Ritonavir)

...protease, a protein that HIV needs to make more copies of itself. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Ritonavir was approved by the FDA on March 1, 1996, for use with other antiretroviral agents in the treatment of HIV infection in adults and children 2 years of age or older. Ritonavir is now approved with other anti-HIV drugs in the treatment of HIV-1 infection in children in individuals over 1 month in age. Studies have shown that ritonavir works as...
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I just found out my boyfriend is HIV positive , what do I do? (PREGNANCY: HIV POSITIVE MALE AND HIV NEGATIVE FEMALE 2010)

My boyfriend and I have been together about a year and he contracted HIV about two months ago. I love him and I've chosen to stay with him but I am concerned for my own health because I do not have HIV. We have used condoms when we have sex but it...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...is very interesting. Dr. Vernazza, could you tell me a little bit about why you decided to do this poster?Yes. We have been involved in the past 10 years in insemination with processed semen from [serodiscordant] couples who wanted to conceive a... Read more »

Cure for HIV/AIDS (CURE 2009) (CURE 2009)

Hi,I have been wondering why it is so difficult for HIV/AIDS cure to be found especially for Americans who nothing is impossible for. I am from Africa living with HIV. Would there ever be a cure for this deadly disease and when?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...normal lifespan. Missing from the greatly improved picture are the ways in which HIV disease still complicates the lives of those affected as well as its costs to both the individual and the public. Today, HIV treatment means a lifetime of using... Read more »

6 weeks elisa 90 percent conclusive?

Hi Dr Bob,pls pls i beg u to answer my situation is desperate,i live in a society where hiv/aids is totally taboo and rejected no matter how it is presented and if infected suicide is the only solution to avoid shame dissgrace and humiliation...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...powers would be pleased. Suicide is never the answer!It's true that unprotected sex does place you at risk for STDs, including HIV. However, not every HIV exposure leads to HIV transmission (thankfully!). In fact most exposures do not result in... Read more »

Is HIV still considered an emergency?

Considering the constant rise of new infected (an estimate of 100 million people in 2012) and the fact that people still die from the disease the attempts and efforts to cure HIV or even eradicate it failed and are very discontinued and low. My...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...normal lifespan. Missing from the greatly improved picture are the ways in which HIV disease still complicates the lives of those affected as well as its costs to both the individual and the public. Today, HIV treatment means a lifetime of using... Read more »
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U.S. Announces First National HIV/AIDS Strategy

...success in the battle against HIV/AIDS." ( Read Saag's full statement. ) Carole Treston (Executive Director, AIDS Alliance for Children, Youth & Families) : "The hardest and most important part of the strategy will be implementation. The urgent... Read more »
AIDS Foundation of Chicago

The Faith in Prevention Training Manual: Tools for Your HIV/AIDS Ministry

...associated with minority groups, men who have sex with men, or those who use drugs. 4 HIV-related stigma is often compounded when affected individuals come from already stigmatized groups such as those who are homosexual, bisexual,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

World AIDS Day: IAC to Be Held In D.C.; Examination of Obama's HIV/AIDS Efforts; UNICEF Report

...paediatric HIV care and treatment, prevention of HIV among adolescents and young people, and protection and support for children affected by HIV and AIDS," finding the greatest progress in PMTCT, "with 45 percent of HIV-positive pregnant women... Read more »
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A Look at HIV/AIDS and Muslims in Zambia

...Secondly, they should understand that they are called to facilitate, in helping and assisting the people who are living with, or affected, by any kind of calamity. That is their duty. Now, if they are denying this fact, it's denying their role,... Read more »
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HIV Infections ARE RISING!

Posted by bradford, 7 Replies
...People believe HIV infection will never happen to them and many still associate HIV/AIDS with gay people. Yet men, women and children of every race and religious or spiritual belief are being infected with HIV every day, all over the world! For... Read more »

Free video: "Top Ten Myths About HIV/AIDS"

Posted by AIDSvideos
...announce the beta 1 release of http://www.AIDSvideos.org/, whose mission is to prevent the spread of HIV and to assist those affected by making all the world's HIV/AIDS educational videos in all the world's languages available online for free.... Read more »

OUT ABOUT HIV

Posted by bradford, 3 Replies
...are in the dark because the whole picture is not being told! Individuals dealing with HIV and all those around them who are affected but not infected, they know these truths! What we don't see are the great numbers of individuals infected... Read more »