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Stigma In Hiv

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Eliminating the Stigma of HIV/AIDS -we are all one.

Dr. Bob,Our hero- we have to work together to eliminate the stigma of hiv/aids. We are all affected. It's heros like you would motivate us to want to help out the cause. What should we do. We need hiv positive doctors working out in the field in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello HIV Crier Man,Well, the folks who run this site have told me my comments are viewed by more than 1,500,000 folks every month. That's Read more »

HIV and stigma

I have been aids pos for 4 years since 05, since that time I had to quit my job because of... Read more »

Dutch HIV campaign to fight stigma

Dear Dr. Young,Dutch guy here again. I don't have a real question but I like to inform you and the... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Group Launches New Program to Reduce Stigma Against HIV-Positive Sex Workers in India

...not-for-profit organization Swathi Mahila Sangha has launched a new project to address stigma aimed at commercial sex workers living with HIV/AIDS, the Daily News and Analysis reports. The project -- called "Baduku," or Life -- is conducted... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Zimbabwean Campaign Against Stigma of HIV Awarded 2005 PSI Global Media Award

... A campaign against stigma by four HIV-positive Zimbabweans has been awarded the 2005 Global Media Award by the Washington, D.C-based Population Services International Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: Women Unite to Help End Stigma of HIV

...Volusia/Flagler Minority AIDS Network's first conference, "Sistas Organizing to Survive," on Saturday in Daytona Beach. Organizers noted HIV/AIDS is disproportionately affecting black women and men. "Yet there is a stigma about it -- they don't... Read more »
AIDS Action Council

Recommendations: Stigma and HIV Prevention

...perception of people living with HIV/AIDS. Stigma is closely associated with homophobia. It is important to highlight the role of stigma in HIV prevention. Stigma is an important component of both individual and community-level responses to HIV... Read more »
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Graduate Research on Stigma Towards HIV

Posted by HIVstigmastudy
... Coping with HIV/AIDS: How the Perception of Stigmatization Affects Adherence to Medical Treatment and Disease Prognosis http://hivstigmastudy.webs.com/ Read more »

HIV/AIDS Stigma and Discrimination

Posted by bradford
...HIV/AIDS-Stigma and Discrimination by Bradford McIntyre Individuals should not have to suffer all losses due to illness! Men, Read more »

HIV and Islam

Posted by Algerian, 1 Reply
...some might wonder what is the difference if your HIV+ and a muslim, hundu or a jew! Well, the only difference I see is that HIV prevailance in muslim countries is very low, hence Read more »

HIV Education and Prevention

Posted by GeorgeMaris
...Education and prevention are the best ways to fight against HIV/AIDS. The stigma and prejudices that are associated with living with HIV need to be broken down. http://hiveducation.spruz.com/ Read more »