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HIV/AIDS (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2010)

Can two HIV negative men develop HIV/AIDS from having unprotected sex with each other?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...her menstrual period, is there a possibility of contracting HIV just because she is on her period? even if both dont have HIV/AIDS?Response from Dr. FrascinoHello,Once again a QTND (question that never dies) arises! And of course the ATNC (answer... Read more »

Pedi/Teen - HIV/HCV Treatment

My daughter is only 12 years old and was infected with HIV/HCV from my divorced drug abused father of mine during a weekend sleep over. Long and sad story but I need to move on and help her through this. All her COD, % and load are excellent and...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...I suspect her prognosis will be very good because there are so many excellent HIV medications; furthermore as you suggest - new medications for HCV are in the works - many new agents are in development such Read more »

hiv

I am only 16 years old.But recently i happen to notice a rash on my penis. I dont kno what to do. Im very scared to get tested because i dont think i can handle the truth
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...HIV. In the future, make sure to always use condoms if you decide to have sex. Also, try to find a couselor at your school or a clinic for teens that can teach you more about sex, birth control, sexually transmitted diseases and HIV. Read more »

Teen HIV+ and dating

A young friend of mine is 17 and is HIV+. He has been HIV+ his entire life. Dating is just an overwhelming, dreadful topic for him to try to tackle. He frequently asks my advice on how to go about dating. How to deal with the HIV+ issue. He...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...Most hospitals and clinics that have any significant number of HIV+ adolescents in treatment are likely to also have some sort of counseling available to help them adjust and deal with the problems of being Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: HIV Clinic Sees More Teens

...takes 10 years, it doesn't scare you so much," Jordan said, adding that most of the teens "don't know a damn thing" about HIV/AIDS. Back to other news for July 2008 Search the Newsroom archive Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/STD Risk Reduction Interventions for African American and Latino Adolescent Girls at an Adolescent Medicine Clinic

...HIV/STD risk-reduction intervention in reducing self-reported unprotected sexual intercourse among African-American and Latino adolescent girls. Study participants were 682 sexually experienced African-American and Latino adolescents girls... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Thai Health Officials Propose New Regulation Allowing Teens to Receive HIV Test Without Parental Consent

...public hearing in December 2008 said that inadequate HIV prevention efforts led to a recent increase in the number of new HIV/AIDS cases among teens from 14,000 in 2007 to 20,000 in 2008. A poll conducted last year by the Thai Youth Network... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Thailand: STDs Are Spreading Fast Among School Girls

...HIV/AIDS prevention efforts over the past four years. The Public Health Ministry, for budget reasons, has also shut down STD clinics, which offered disease-prevention information to HIV patients and teens. The clinics' work was transferred to... Read more »
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HIV Clinical Care Coordinator NYC

Posted by Anonymous
...of Northern Manhattan for more than 30 years. As an integral component of Ryan's health services for people living with HIV/AIDS is the Mental Health Program for Adults. They offer HIV/AIDS support and treatment with a Special Health Outreach to... Read more »

Just Diagnosed With a CD4 Count of 5

Posted by thespoonybard, 1 Reply
...through it). I begged her not to leave me. And she said she wouldnt. She stayed strong for me. The next morning, she went to a clinic up the street and took the rapid test. By some miracle, she tested negative. That enabled us to breath a... Read more »

Kansas City - Connect with Support Here

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...around the KC Metro area...this is restricted to young adults ages 17-25. Starting Mondays 4:00 - 5:30pm at KC Free Health Clinic, 3515 Broadway, KCMO Call Lara at 816-753-5144 ext. 243 Group starting November 27th. Read more »

What I've Noticed

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...this community center. I'm an 18 year old and i'm trying to get together some experiences from 18 or 19 year olds living with HIV. I would like their stories, poetry, etc. describing their experiences with issues such as sex, drugs, alcohol, etc.... Read more »