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The Science Of Evidence-based Hiv Prevention Interventions

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Ask the Experts

HIV is not so bad anymore (HIV PREVENTION SPECTRUM 2010)

I understand you must keep the prevention message high but do you think that the Fear HIV method is still functioning after 2 decades of the HIV epidemic? Don't you think it's the same as putting warning messages on cigarette packages which never...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...counterbalance to the folks who think HIV is nothing to worry about. It would be difficult (in fact, impossible) to craft an HIV prevention message that would be appropriate for both of these groups. No doubt HIV prevention is still very much... Read more »

how long do i have

dr bob. in one of your blogs a person asked you if it was cool to have hiv. you said we have 10... Read more »

Comments on: On Humans and Sex.

(Hi dr. Bob, I hope there is nothing in this that offends anybody, if there is, than please accept... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Confronting the Evidence in Evidence-Based Prevention: Current Scientific and Political Challenges

...Abstinence-Only-Until-Marriage Programming Syringe Exchange for HIV Risk Reduction Conclusion On the Web Selected Sources HIV Prevention in Zambia: Dropping the "C" From ABC Recent years have witnessed the increasing adoption of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Prevention in the United States at a Critical Crossroads

... The Status of HIV Prevention in the United States HIV Prevention Works Too Many Americans Are Still at Risk for HIV What Will Determine the Future Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Ahead of International AIDS Conference, Health Experts Call for Scientifically-Based Drug Policies

...Monday called for a rethinking of international drug policies to incorporate greater scientific evidence and increase access to HIV prevention, treatment and care, the Associated Press reports (6/28). "Many of us in AIDS research and care... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Getting Useable Knowledge From Research Into Your Hands: Practical Use of the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

...information that can support front-line program development and delivery. Importantly, it includes research evidence related to HIV prevention and treatment and support of people living with HIV. The Cochrane Reviews database is available ... Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV Prevention among Hispanics in Pierson, Florida

Posted by HIV_Prevention1
...near by that would volunteer to come and talk to my students. I run the Youth Empowerment Progran in this area, which is an HIV/AIDS prevention program where I talk to teens about sex and HIV and how to prevent it and how to have better... Read more »

The Failure of Viral Load Tests

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Gettysburg College. "Yet global AIDS policy relies almost entirely on behavioural interventions - abstinence or condoms - for HIV prevention. Southern Africa's very high AIDS rate has been a source of much speculation. President Thabo Mbeki has... Read more »

"AIDS in U.S. Marches On"

Posted by mbee22
...Fear, Missed Opportunities Hinder Prevention Efforts Zero percent. That is how much progress the U.S. has made in meeting its HIV prevention goal. The U.S. had some 40,000 new HIV infections in 2001. That's when the CDC set a goal of cutting... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous
...women in Africa and other developing countries where many have little or no control over their partner's use of a condom. The evidence so far is that a microbicide cream could dramatically cut down the spread of HIV through sexual activity.... Read more »