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The Effects Of Hiv On The Economy

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The Well Project

What Is HIV?

... Table of Contents What Is HIV? What Is AIDS? What Is the Difference Between HIV and AIDS? How Do I Know if I Have HIV? Do I Need to Get Tested for HIV? Why Should I Get Tested? What Tests Are Available? Where Can I Get Tested? Is There a Vaccine
Ask the Experts

cuts in HIV funding for free meds (ADAP, 2010)

I have a major concern as you all know I am HIV +. I receive meds from the govt. Is it true that the meds will be drying up? and if that is so what will the hundreds of thousands of people do? Is this real?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,The problem is multifactorial:1. Increased need due to consequences of the economic recession.2. Job loss leading to loss of health insurance.3. Inability to qualify for new insurance due to "preexisting condition" Read more »

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
...and continues to be wrong about absolutely everything from the war in Iraq to WMD to Mission Accomplished to Katrina to the economy to the environment to evolution/intelligent design to stem cell research, etc., etc., etc., does this help sway... Read more »

Ozonated Olive Oil for HIV Answer

Well.. I'm not surprised by your answer, THE BODY website is totally funded by Pharmaceutical companies - I've never seen such a looooonnng list as the one you've got putting money into this website. When you open this site, you ARE FORCED TO click...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...30 years as a board-certified immunologist and HIV specialist physician who has treated literally thousands of patients with HIV/AIDS, done research on immune-based and other therapies to treat HIV/AIDS and published a number of articles in... Read more »

how long hiv+??

can you help me estimating how long my partner has been living with HIV. He was been diognised hiv+, am negative together with my children 4 yrs, and 11 mth. the bad thing is that the cd4 is 8 and started taking med (but he still has energy and he...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...community level."In some developing countries where HIV infections are so widespread that they've become a major burden on the economy and the health care system, a preventive drug would be especially welcome, researchers said. They noted,... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kenyan Economy Crippled by AIDS, Government Tells Donors

...At a meeting in Nairobi that vernment Tells Donorsends today, foreign donors were told that the spread of HIV/AIDS is crippling Kenya's economy and could reduce economic growth by 10 percent in five years unless more is done. "Since the emergence Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Has Significantly Weakened Zimbabwe's Economy, Study Finds

... The HIV/AIDS epidemic has significantly weakened Zimbabwe's economy, hindering economic growth from 1994 to 2003 by 13.3%, according to a study by the Zimbabwe Economic Policy Analysis and Research Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Christian Science Monitor Examines Effect of Economy on U.S. Foreign Aid Targets

...perception of the U.S. oversees, according to the Monitor . The U.S. in recent years has increased funding for efforts to address HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and other diseases, but some "worry that the upward trend may now be reversed,"... Read more »
The Well Project

Side Effects of HIV Drugs

... Table of Contents Side Effects and HIV Drugs Being Informed About Side Effects Helps Women and Side Effects Taking Care of Yourself Side Effects and HIV Read more »
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Feeling effects of stigmatization towards HIV/AIDS

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 »

Beware people pushing "Aloe Vera" for HIV !

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 3 Replies
...the people around you, as a person, or an employee, or a business person, is irrelevant. The time it will take for the global economy to recover and the extent to which it will recover is irrelevant. The only thing that is relevant right now is... 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, women Read more »

Qualifing for Disability

Posted by wallace404, 4 Replies
Does anyone know what are the general requirements in terms of labs or doctor's orders to qualify with employers and social security to be eligible for disability income benefits? Read more »