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Students In The U.s. Living With Aids

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Cleveland, Ohio, Student Shares His Story About Living With HIV at the International AIDS Conference

Lawrence Stallworth, a community educator and outreach coordinator at the AIDS Taskforce of Greater Cleveland, takes seriously his role in preventing HIV. He has shared his story of being diagnosed with HIV at age 17 at the UN on World AIDS Day and... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Democratic Presidential Candidate Edwards Thanks Student AIDS Advocates for Interrupting Speech, Raising Issue of Global AIDS

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. John Edwards (N.C.) on Thursday during a speech to about 1,000 students at Columbia University in New York thanked a group of student HIV/AIDS advocates who interrupted his speech for raising the issue of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

China: Students in Beijing Call for Equality for AIDS Patients

Some 200 students from 21 universities gathered Sunday at Beijing's University of International Business and Economics to take part in a ceremony marking the 29th annual International AIDS Candlelight Memorial. "The campaign we launched this year is... Read more »
Ask the Experts

SCARED STUDENT SHOULD I STOP PEP LIVING IN HELL

Hi Doc Bob, remember me?I don't know what to say, except I am living in hell. I still haven't gotten the HIV test after my possible exposure in November.Protected receptive anal sex(penetrating partner said condom didn't break) and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Sorry to hear you're still struggling with your self-induced worried-well hell; however, I'm delighted you have an appointment with a psychologist in May, because your problem is indeed psychological. Your problem is not HIV, but... Read more »

National AIDS Policy, Summer School Student Needs Your Help!!!!!!!!!!

Dr. Bob,HELP!!!!!!!!!! I have to write a brief paper on why the United States needs a National AIDS Policy. I haven't got a clue.... My teacher suggested I contact you... really, she said it would be OK. I really really need to pass this class...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Sure. So long as you're sure your teacher said it was OK to contact me. The reasons for developing an effective national AIDS strategy include:1.There is a new HIV infection in the U.S. every nine minutes.2.There has been no reduction in the... Read more »

Student

My brother who is HIV positive, with AIDS has developed a funny growth in the mouth. It started as a small thing, but it is growing day by day. Part of the inside of the upper gum is elongating and hanging downward. He is not feeling pain, but very...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Yes he has a chance in living. He needs to see a good ENT doc and HIV specialist. KH... Read more »

Concerned Student

Hi I am student in college and lately I have been really paranoid about HIV, but not for the normal reasons. I have had a girlfriend for over a year and neither of us was sexually active before the relationship. I dont do drugs or have sex at...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Your mother (and those websites) are right. You can not get a sexually transmitted disease from a toilet seat, or the floor of a bathroom, or your own zits. Spread the word.DW... Read more »
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Documentary Project on Living with HIV/AIDS today

Posted by pbrown, 2 Replies
Hi!
I am a student filmmaker working on a Community Based Media Project intended to be about, by and for people affected by and/or infected with HIV/AIDS.
In looking to include the community in the process I would like to ask (with gratitude) for any... Read more »

Living with HIV/AIDS today

Posted by Anonymous, 10 Replies
Hi!
I am a student filmmaker working on a Community Based Media Project intended to be about, by and for people affected by and/or infected with HIV/AIDS.
In looking to include the community in the process I would like to ask (with gratitude) for... Read more »

college student again

Posted by Anonymous
Here i am again, i want to have some info on the emtional and pscyhological effect of living with AIDS-HIV for a reasearch project that i'm conducting. How you feel living with AIDS-HIV all in relevence to the american dream. Do you feel... Read more »

Student wanting to learn from you

Posted by TCUstudent, 3 Replies
I am a nursing student who chose to do a presentation on HIV. If anyone has any free time to answer some questions, or just wants to help me understand your disease process more fully I would really appreciate it.
1) What kind of impact has your... Read more »