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What Caused AIDS In The First Place

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The Well Project

AIDS Vaccines

...vaccine did not work. Is AIDS Vaccine research going forward? Yes. Despite setbacks, the search for an AIDS vaccine has not ended. Thedisappointing Step trial results and the controversy over the results ofthe Thai trial caused a lot of debate among researchers and advocatesabout what to do next. However, research is still moving forward. The focus ison answering basic scientific questions that can help guide vaccinedevelopment, while...
Ask the Experts

HIV/AIDS Denial (AIDS DENIALISTS, 2009)

What's up with all these people who either deny HIV exists or believe the government create it? I was watching a youtube video of a news report from Houston about these researchers working on a cure. I noticed in all the comments on youtube, most...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...under electron micrographs.I was also shocked to learn that there is absolutely no statisitcal evidence that AIDS is a disease caused by a specific virus.This means that your foundation, if promoting "HIV causes AIDS" and promoting the use of... Read more »

HIV now AIDS?

I was recently diagnosed with HIV. I am 19- I had my first lab and my CD4 count was 179. I was told that this is a AIDS diagnosis. I'm so worried. I havent been sexually active for no more than 2 years. What should I do? Can my count increase?...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...Yes, a CD4 count d< 200 is considered an AIDS diagnosis. Other ongoing infections could affect the CD4 count and cause it to decline. However, if on repeat the numbers are still in roughly the same place, HIV treatment is indicated now. Read more »

HIV is not the cause of AIDS

Why do doctors keep prescribing toxic medications for HIV when HIV is not the cause of AIDS. The cause of AIDS is drugs, malnutrition, lack of vitamins, toxicity, etc.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...under electron micrographs. I was also shocked to learn that there is absolutely no statisitcal evidence that AIDS is a disease caused by a specific virus. This means that your foundation, if promoting "HIV causes AIDS" and promoting the use of... Read more »

Political Views? (BARACK OBAMA PLAN TO FIGHT HIV/AIDS)

Hello Dr. Rob,This is my first visit to your forum. I have read only a handful of your posts and have gotten a lot of valuable information from them. The one question that I have is regarding your political views. You are in a place to give so...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...often tied to homophobia. We need to encourage folks to get tested and accelerate HIV/AIDS research toward an effective cure because we have a moral obligation to join together to meet this challenge, and to do so with the urgency this epidemic... Read more »
Articles
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

...acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) was first recognized in 1981 and has since become a major worldwide pandemic. AIDS is caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). By leading to the destruction and/or functional impairment of cells... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Fuzeon (Enfuvirtide, T-20)

...risk of postinjection bleeding after enfuvirtide use. Possible Side Effects Along with its desired effects, enfuvirtide can cause some unwanted effects. The most common side effect is reaction in the skin where the shot was given that may... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Couples With Mixed HIV Status

...focus on not infecting their partner. The HIV-negative partner may concentrate on taking care of the other person. This can cause a serious lack of balance in the relationship. HIV can cause changes in the body (see Fact Sheet 553 .)... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Frequently Asked Questions About HIV/AIDS

...immune system damage is more severe, people may experience opportunistic infections (called "opportunistic" because they are caused by organisms which cannot induce disease in people with normal immune systems, but take the "opportunity" to... Read more »
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IS THERE SUCH THING AS HIV-NEGATIVE AIDS?

Posted by bura, 3 Replies
As per the title, is there really such a thing? Read more »

1.1 Million American living with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Florida69, 2 Replies
...CDC estimated that about one in five 232,700 of the 1.1 million people infected with the human immunodeficiency virus that causes AIDS did not know they were infected. The total U.S. population is 300 million. "We're not going to be able to... Read more »

April 23rd is Rethinking AIDS Day

Posted by Alex1
...environment, Rethinking AIDS Day prompts us to critically examine the widely held idea that the immune weakness we see in AIDS is caused by an infective virus. According to HEAL, "Rethinking AIDS Day (RAD) is April 23rd to remember (not... Read more »

Why won't anyone answer this question?

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...Why is AIDS still the leading cause of death for men in San Fransico? Read more »