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Ways To Tell If Someone Has Hiv/aids

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Media Should Find New Ways to Increase HIV/AIDS Awareness, Prevention, Opinion Piece Says

The Caribbean Broadcast Media Leadership Summit on HIV/AIDS is to be "applaud[ed]" as a positive step in media involvement in addressing HIV/AIDS in the Caribbean, members of the media should create "new innovative ways" to spread the HIV... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Public-Private Partnerships "Best Way" to Combat HIV/AIDS in Africa, Opinion Piece Says

Public-private partnerships are the "best way and perhaps the only sustainable way" to effectively combat HIV/AIDS in Africa, former Rep. (R-Okla.) writes in an Arizona Daily Star opinion piece. Although the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New Jersey Legislature Examining Ways to Avoid HIV/AIDS Medication Copayments in State Budget

New Jersey lawmakers on Tuesday indicated that they are examining ways to avoid proposed co-payments for some people living with HIV/AIDS who receive medications though the state, NorthJersey.com reports. The copayments are part of Gov. Jon... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Can I contract HIV/AIDS this way?

Hi! I'm very concerned. I, personally, don't participate in any HIV risks behavior, but my uncle whom I was living with, has AIDS. Last month, before I moved out, I accidentally dropped my partial denture in my uncle's bathroom sink...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there,Thanks for writing in. You were not at risk in this situation. You are correct, HIV does not live well outside of the human body. Even if there was blood in the sink, and virus in the blood, it would have been unable to infect another... Read more »

Can I contract HIV/AIDS this way?

This may sound silly, but it's a legit question, so I figured it wouldn't hurt to ask. I recently found out that my uncle, whom I'm currently living with, has full blown AIDS. I accidentally dropped my partial denture in the sink when...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there,You are not at risk in a situation like this. HIV does not live well outside of the body. Any virus present would be unable to infect you.In health,Richard... Read more »

WAYS TO GET AIDS

CAN YOU GET AIDS BY DOING ORAL SEX?...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
For questions about oral sex, read through responses posted in the <a href="http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/SafeSex/Archive/OralSex/" target=_new>Oral Sex</a> archives. You should also take a look at articles posed on the... Read more »

Your opinion Please?Dumbest way to get AIDS!!!!!!!!!!

Hi Omar From Houston texas hey I know Im positive and Im trying to hang in there being strong iam am scared especilly after hearing of LIpostrapy and nureal breakdown----- Your opinion Okay Scenario--I met a girl in the library at school and we...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Omar from Houston,A few points you might find comforting:1.You may "know" you are HIV positive. I, however, very strongly doubt that to be true.2.Whether you rinsed your mouth or not would not really affect this HIV-risk... Read more »
Connect With Others

is aids way worse than hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
everything i read or at least the best news relates to hiv it says nothing about AIDS. Read more »

HIV mutation lights way to a cure for AIDS

Posted by ashler1977, 2 Replies
Excellent news!

SYDNEY (January 16, 2013) An Australian scientist said Wednesday he had discovered a way to turn the HIV virus against itself in human cells in the laboratory, in an important advance in the quest for an AIDS cure.

David Harrich from... Read more »

This is way someone with AIDS can be Neg.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Why someones can have false negative test result after years!!!!

Seroreversion: Some patients serorevert in late-stage disease. Seroreversion may also occur in patients who achieve prolonged immune reconstitution due to highly active antiretroviral... Read more »

Way too scared now to test....AIDS leading cause

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
of death in San Francisco. The article is posted right on the main page of The Body. Read more »