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Stopping The Spread Of HIV

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AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...easily from person to person. To get infected with HIV, infected blood, sexual fluid, or mother's milk has to get into your body. HIV-infected pregnant women can pass the infection to their new babies. To decrease the risk of spreading HIV: Use condoms during sexual activity; Do not share drug injection equipment; If you are HIV-infected and pregnant, talk with your health care provider about taking ARVs; If you are an HIV-infected woman,...
Ask the Experts

Can department of health & human services harrass me for medical information?

My bf was tested HIV positive, I was HIV negative and one day I got several calls from someone from the Department of Health & Human services and they threatened to go to my workplace and home for a visit. Can they do that and do i have to tell them...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
...does not represent a threat; they're trying to make sure that you protect yourself and that you get tested. It's an approach to stopping the spread of HIV. I think you're being contacted by your public health department, which is the local branch... Read more »

hepatitis c and hiv

my partner is hep c and hiv i am also hiv.. we are very much in love and we would like to have sex with no condoms.. but my partner is scared of passing hep c to me... i have had the appropiate boosters and injections against hepc for the last 8...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Daniel,There are two reasons you should not have unprotected sex with your partner: hepatitis C and HIV.Regarding hepatitis C, you report you have "had the appropriate boosters and injections against hepatitis C . . . ." You may Read more »

Vote for McCain!!

"How could you not vote for McCain based on the dialog below?"--I sarcastically asked as I waited excitedly for Dr. Bob to go Chernobyl...Q: What about grants for sex education in the United States? Should they include instructions about using...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Some folks may think you just made those quotes up. No one could be that clueless, right? Well, as it turns out, your quote is accurate and those are John McCain's word-for-word comments. Scary, eh? Guess it's a good thing they didn't ask him... Read more »

Dude!!!

You guys are jackasses!! Dont have sex through the ass and you'll be safe!
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...ass and you'll be safe"!?!Wow, really? Gee, why didn't I think of that? Well, let's see - maybe because:The vast majority of AIDS cases worldwide were contracted by vaginal (heterosexual) sex. Your theory of HIV prevention will do little, if... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Groups Join to Stop Spread of HIV Among Blacks

...The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and the National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS is starting a local affiliate in Cleveland to work to stop the spread of HIV among blacks. NAACP reached out to the commission Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New Global Campaign Launched to Promote Condom Use; "Three Amigos" Animated PSAs Use Humor to Stop Spread of HIV

...performing an increasingly breathless countdown that ends with a fizzle. "No condom, no blastoff," a voiceover says ( Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , 1/28/04). The PSAs, which are available in 41 languages, target people ages 15 to 24 who live... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

To Stop Spread of HIV, Prevention Campaigns in China Targeting Sex Workers, MSM

... CNN examines China's efforts to curb the spread of HIV/AIDS by educating sex workers about the disease and prevention strategies. "It is estimated that some 700,000 people are living with Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

More Resources Should Be Spent on Prevention Rather Than Treatment to Stop Spread of HIV, Editorial Says

... HIV/AIDS researchers and advocates and national governments need to invest more energy and resources into finding the most effective prevention Read more »
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Stop AIDS denialists from spreading their message!

Posted by Robert1, 3 Replies
...<http://houseofnumbers.com> will be on the Derek and Romaine show Monday August 31. http://www.siriusoutq.com/ Their denialist move features AIDS researchers taken out of context. The film has been making the rounds at film festivals.... Read more »

THE GREATEST THREAT TO THE BLACK COMMUNITY

Posted by deeva, 6 Replies
...THE BLACK CHURCH:YOU"RE A SINNER THATS WHY YOU HAVE IT! APATHY OF THE WHOLE COMMUNITY: NOT INVESTIGATING TO FIND OUT WHY HIV/ AIDS IS DISPROPOTIONATELY AFECTING OUR COMMUNITY! WHY IT APPEARS TO BE A CREATED ENTITY (MAN-MADE)! BIASNESS ABOUT... Read more »

Tattoo

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...All gay diseased men should have a HIV tattoo this will help stop spread HIV. Read more »

MMARIO

Posted by coby, 6 Replies
...felt like making all that crap up, sure ok whatever..... Your the troll Mario and what brings you to this site? I have seen two HIV docs who have both said to test out to 12 months, yes I'm past the 12 months and no I'm not currently testing for... Read more »