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The Percent Of Hiv Worldwide Caused By Prostitution

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Transgender Health and HIV

...neovagina May cause scarring of scrotal tissue Progesterone Enhanced estrogen-related feminization effects   Cardiovascular disease Breast cancer Lipid abnormalities Weight gain Varicose veins Blood clots Edema (swelling caused by fluid retention in body tissues) Mood disorders (depression, irritability) Facial and body hair growth and coarsening   Not often prescribed; used for MTF patients on maximum estrogen doses who have had...
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Can HIV be transmitted through sweat? (SWEAT, 2010)

Hello Dr Robert! I was curious to know if HIV could be transmitted through sweat? I was at club recently having a conversation with a friend who is HIV positive. We speaking very close due to the loud music and during our conversation some of his...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...infection, particularly when ejaculation occurs in the mouth. This risk goes up when either partner has cuts or sores, such as those caused by sexually transmitted infections (STIs), recent tooth-brushing, or canker sores, which can allow the... Read more »

transmission hiv

can sweat in human transmit hiv
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...infection, particularly when ejaculation occurs in the mouth. This risk goes up when either partner has cuts or sores, such as those caused by sexually transmitted infections (STIs), recent tooth-brushing, or canker sores, which can allow the... Read more »

SARAH PALIN and HIV/AIDS

Dr. Bob,Where does Sarah Palin stand on the issue of HIV/AIDS? I'm beginning to think she's a flake. what do you think?Peter
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hey Peter,Where does Sarah Palin stand on the issue of HIV/AIDS? Well, no one knows, because she is tightly scripted by the McCain handlers. And she doesn't answer questions or consent to interviews. She has delivered Read more »

The Bush Administration (BUSH, McCAIN, OBAMA POLICIES ON HIV/AIDS)

Just an opinion, but many believe and there are videos with experts, that Bush as well as other top political figures both Dem and Rep,as well as around the world does not want a cure for HIV or funding nor borders to pretect the USA simply because...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...know what more can be done? GOD BLESS! Response from Dr. Frascino Hello, Rather than "whiner," I would prefer "faultfinder," because I find great fault and ineptitude when it comes to "W." In fact, medically we would diagnose him with... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Child Prostitution a Global Problem

...20th issue of the Lancet (2002;359:1417-1421). "Child prostitution, like other forms of child sexual abuse, is not only a cause of death and high morbidity in millions of children, but also a gross violation of their rights and dignity," wrote... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Afghanistan Bombing Could Cause AIDS Explosion

...The US-led attacks on Afghanistan will eventually disrupt the flow of opium from one of the world's top suppliers and could cause heroin-injecting to surge in neighboring Pakistan, leading to a potential AIDS catastrophe, researchers said on... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New Drug Research, Incidence Rates and Pope's Comments Brighten AIDS Outlook

...the weekend, releasing fragments of the Pope's remarks about using condoms to fight the spread of AIDS in Africa. The excerpts caused a storm of media controversy -- with many suggesting that the Pope had changed the Church's teaching forbidding... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...more often than men Men are eight times more likely than women to develop Kaposi's sarcoma or KS (a cancer-like disease caused by a herpesvirus) Women tend to be diagnosed with HIV later in their disease than men andfewer women than... Read more »
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time line

Posted by Anonymous
...heading the CDC's task force investigating the new disease. "Almost immediately, people became convinced that this syndrome was caused by a virus that could be transmitted through the blood supply." Read the MMWR report Interview with Dr. Jim... Read more »

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
...I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act,... Read more »

front line

Posted by Anonymous
...complaints that countries have focused on broad-based prevention programs at the expense of specific at-risk populations, including sex workers, injection drug users, and men who have sex with men. Here is a closer look at the leading... Read more »

Penetrative vaginal sex with prostitutes

Posted by Sexy25, 4 Replies
...addicted to sex with prostitutes but would like to stop the habit. No symptoms what so ever Qns: 1. What is my probability of being HIV positive 2.What can I do to stop the habit 3. Are condoms safe with prostitutes? Please advise me. Am... Read more »