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Test Positive Aware Network

The Feminization of an Epidemic

...the need for written consent for HIV testing in this state. Widespread implementation of these recommendations would be especially beneficial to women in this country, given the lack of perceived risk factors for HIV in this population. [Also see "Doctors Urge the Government to Keep up With Medical Progress" .] HIV Prevention Strategies in Women Women are biologically and sociologically more vulnerable to HIV infection than men. Women...
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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
...Control. The appearance of clustered cases of PCP was in fact key to the realization that a new disease had appeared in the population. If PCP was truly found in Eliza Jane Scovill, the medical examiner's report might easily end there as a proven... 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
...Control. The appearance of clustered cases of PCP was in fact key to the realization that a new disease had appeared in the population. If PCP was truly found in Eliza Jane Scovill, the medical examiner's report might easily end there as a proven... 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
...Disparities: HIV has hit some communities harder than others. For example, while African-Americans make up 13 percent of the U.S. population, they make up 49 percent of new HIV/AIDS cases. AIDS is the leading cause of death in African-American... 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
...Disparities: HIV has hit some communities harder than others. For example, while African-Americans make up 13 percent of the U.S. population, they make up 49 percent of new HIV/AIDS cases. AIDS is the leading cause of death in African-American... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.N. Agencies' Report Examines Global Progress in Fight Against HIV/AIDS

...current economic situation will require national governments to also invest more in HIV/AIDS programs to meet the needs of their populations. "Because of the financial situation globally and the fact that the money is unlikely to get larger,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Women

...example, even though the annual estimated rate of HIV diagnosis for black women decreased significantly -- from 82.7 per 100,000 population in 2001 to 60.2 per 100,000 population in 2005 -- it remained 20 times the rate for white women. 3 , 23 ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

African Population Expected To Increase by One Billion by 2050, Despite High HIV/AIDS Prevalence, Report Says

...Africa's population could increase by more than one billion by 2050, despite the continent's high rate of HIV infection, according to the most recent Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...African-American women aged 25 to34. Women in African-American and Hispanic communities make up only 25 percentof the US female population, yet accounted for 82 percent of all femaleHIV/AIDS cases in the US in 2006. Heterosexual sex is the most... Read more »
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Debunking AIDS in Africa

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...has killed 40% of South Africans from 15 to 49 years of age in the last year, and that more than 20% of the country's adult population is infected with HIV. In a letter to South Africa's Business Day newspaper, President Mbeki asserted that only... Read more »

front line

Posted by Anonymous
...there have been 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... Read more »

Should You Get HIV Care Only If You "Deserve" It?

Posted by TheBody, 12 Replies
...doctors at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums. It raises some interesting -- and disturbing -- questions about the persistence of HIV and stigma in the United States. What's your opinion? Q: Do all HIVers deserve care? Dec 9, 2007 Going... Read more »

Infectious or Intoxication Diseases?

Posted by Anonymous
...the president of South Africa, Mbeki, the discrepancy between what European and US newspapers write about his country (drastic population reduction) and what is actually happening in his country (doubling of the population within the past 30... Read more »