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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Role of STD Detection and Treatment in HIV Prevention

...Prevention. 1998. HIV prevention through early detection and treatment of other sexually transmitted diseases -- United States . MMWR 47(RR-12):1-24. Fleming DT, Wasserheit JN. 1999. From epidemiological synergy to public health policy and practice: The contribution of other sexually transmitted diseases to sexual transmission of HIV infection. Sexually Transmitted Infections 75:3-17. Wasserheit JN. 1992. Epidemiologic synergy:...
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HIV is HIV - is what is is..isn't it? Obama (TRAVEL BAN, 2010)

Hi Doc!!HIV is what is is: an incredible danger. Why, then, are some body fluids more infectious than others? If a person has got HIV, than they've got HIV and that's it! Anything can be infectious! The virus in the blood is still the same as in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...thing to do. The ban was discriminatory and was based on irrational fear rather than science. (See below.)I strongly suggest you spend time reviewing the information on this site and related links. You have much to learn about HIV and at present... Read more »

Travelling to the USA with HIV

Hi,I have been offered to go on a holiday to Florida in 6 months time and am unsure of the law regarding HIV. I have been on the US embassy site whish states i would require a visa as i have HIV. I have also read on this site that the ban has been...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...to get here."International health officials said lifting the ban would end a much-criticized inconsistency in United States health policy, with Washington playing a leading role in AIDS prevention in Africa and other countries with severe... Read more »

travel to overseas

Dear Dr Bob,I will be travelling to overseas in a month time. As i am currently under HAART medication , i was worry that the immigration will ask about the medicines that i will bring together. I will be in overseas for about 3 months for work and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...to get here."International health officials said lifting the ban would end a much-criticized inconsistency in United States health policy, with Washington playing a leading role in AIDS prevention in Africa and other countries with severe... Read more »

HIV TRAVEL BAN

Hey Dr. Bob,What's up with the HIV travel ban? Didn't Obama promise to get that cancelled???Flying Monkey
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...to get here."International health officials said lifting the ban would end a much-criticized inconsistency in United States health policy, with Washington playing a leading role in AIDS prevention in Africa and other countries with severe... Read more »
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Center for Health and Gender Equity

U.S. Organizations Speak Out on Women and HIV to Inform Health Policy and National AIDS Strategy

...achieve better outcomes for women living with and affected by HIV. The report, entitled "Critical Issues for Women and HIV: Health Policy and the Development of a National AIDS Strategy" calls attention to the factors contributing to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.S., South Africa Sign PEPFAR Partnership Agreement

...reprinted from kff.org with permission from the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. You can view the entire Kaiser Daily Global Health Policy Report , search the archives, and sign up for email delivery. © Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.S. "Cannot" Be Only Source of Funding for HIV/AIDS in Uganda

...reprinted from kff.org with permission from the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. You can view the entire Kaiser Daily Global Health Policy Report , search the archives, and sign up for email delivery. © Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.S. Ambassador to Swaziland Discusses U.S. Commitment to HIV/AIDS

...reprinted from kff.org with permission from the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. You can view the entire Kaiser Daily Global Health Policy Report , search the archives, and sign up for email delivery. © Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.... Read more »
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National HIV/AIDS Strategy for the U.S. (Finally!)

Posted by TheBody
...years into the epidemic, U.S. government officials have formally unveiled the country's first national strategy for fighting HIV/AIDS within its borders. The strategy aims to establish a coordinated, nationwide effort to reduce new HIV... Read more »

The U.S. patented cure for AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
...Disease Control Office of Minority Health omh@cdc.gov Re: The U.S. patented cure for AIDS Dear CDC OMH: In 1997, the United States patented the cure for AIDS, patent #5676977 (abstract below). To date the CDC does not even register... Read more »

The Cost of Living

Posted by Anonymous
...underfunded and the economic value of HIV prevention will be understated," lead author Dr. Bruce Schackman, the head of the health policy at Weill Medical College of Cornell University's department of public health, said. The Centers for Disease... Read more »

front line

Posted by Anonymous
...in funding, where is the money going and what are the continuing challenges? Here's a closer look. Mike Isbell is a global health policy consultant. In 1996, researchers uncovered the benefits of combination antiretroviral therapy and in the... Read more »