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Statistics On Aids In South Carolina

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Women

...Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming) have collected these data for at least 5 years, providing sufficient data to monitor HIV trends. ...
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Big Guy, Small Jacket

Dr. Bob:Thank you for your services. I'm a terrible worrier and just reading thru the posts here has helped me. I also admire you a great deal for the way you've dealt with your hardship, reminiscent of many courageous people I've known.OK, so: I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...high risk for HIV infection with culturally appropriate, gender-specific prevention and risk-reduction messages. A program in South Carolina that is focused on changing the behaviors of adolescents to reduce their risk of contracting HIV... Read more »

Why????

Dr. Bob,I am from Canada and I was just reading a recent question about some Americans not being able to get antiiral drugs. I am not to informed on the access to Antivirals drug in Canada but I believe all who have HIV can get these drugs. Why...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...you're concerned about the appalling number of uninsured Americans, advocate for change! Vote for change. Dr. Bob ADAP Tragedy in South Carolina: Three Die While on "Waiting List" for AIDS TreatmentNovember 4, 2006South Carolina's Health... Read more »

Pediatric HIV treatment centers

Hello,In your opinion, where in South Carolina would be the best place to go for Pediatric HIV care? Home will be Hilton Head, SC., and driving to appointments will not be a concern. We have current Dr. looking into this also, and would really...
John L. Sullivan, M.D.

Response from John L. Sullivan, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
...nearest Pediatric AIDS Clinical Trials Unit is located at Duke University in North Carolina; there is also excellent pediatric HIV expertise at Emory university School of medicine in Atlanta.JLS. Read more »

Thank You Dr. Bob!

Dear Dr. Bob,Thank you for everything that you have done for the entire contingency of the so called worried well and anyone that may believe that they have contracted HIV. In a world that is still uninformed of a very prevalent disease you serve...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...developing nations who need HIV medications are currently receiving it! And even here in the U.S. this year, three people in South Carolina died because they were on a waiting list to receive free HIV meds. More than 300 HIV-positive folks in the... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Carolina: SC HIV/AIDS Council Seeks Participants in Youth Program

... The SC HIV/AIDS Council is seeking young gay males of color, ages 13 to 20, to take part in its "Be Proud, Be Responsible" HIV prevention Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Carolina: HIV/AIDS Events Highlight Need for Testing

... AIDS advocates in South Carolina are working to promote Saturday's National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Along with a number of events linked to the day, Gov. Read more »
The Body

South Carolina's HIV/AIDS Budget Slashed; ADAP Waiting Lists Get Even Longer

...another U.S. state is having serious funding issues with its AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP). This time the focus is on South Carolina, which has been making headlines because the state's legislators have proposed chopping its entire ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Carolina Legislature Approves HIV/AIDS Services Cuts

... Just minutes ahead of Thursday's deadline, legislators in South Carolina passed a $4.9 billion spending plan. Among other actions, the budget would cut $3 million from HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV Sperm Washing Clinics in the US

Posted by RayWill, 1 Reply
...know if there are any invitro fertilization clinics in the southeastern United States (i.e. Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, etc.) who offer sperm washing for HIV serodiscordant couples? Read more »

Palmetto AIDS Life Support Services S.C.

Posted by Anonymous
...health, social work or related field plus 2 years relevant experience required . Knowledge of HIV/AIDS preferred. Columbia , South Carolina Send resume to: Laney Brackman Director of Program Services PO Box 11705 Columbia, SC 29211 ... Read more »

1 Million for South Carolina's Black Churches

Posted by Bear60, 1 Reply
...$1 Million for Carolinas Black Churches October 6, 2006The South Carolina state legislature has approved $1 million to fund church-based HIV prevention efforts, the first such initiative in a U.S. state. Read more »

Friends needed

Posted by brownisis, 12 Replies
...I'm new to this site and would like to greet everyone with a friendly hello from South Carolina. Looking for Poz friends since family does not know my status. I'm a working mom(grown) who enjoys travel, girls night out Read more »