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The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...disease progression. For example, HIV-positive women with chronic (long-lasting) depression go to their medical visits less regularly and are more likely to progress quickly to AIDS. Starting HIV treatment and adhering to HIV medications (taking your HIV drugs correctly) are less likely in chronically-depressed HIV-positive women. If you are experiencing symptoms of depression, you may miss doses, take the wrong dose, or take the dose with...
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I am HIV -, female. My husband is HIV +, male. we would like to have a baby. (PREGNANCY: HIV POSITIVE MALE AND HIV NEGATIVE FEMALE 2010)

Good Day. My husband told me a month ago that he got tested and he is HIV +. I also got tested and i am HIV -. We would still like to have a baby, in regard that i would not be infected, nor our child. Is there a way where this is possible. We are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...I'm talking about here is for steady partnerships. It's not about just in general. If I'm living with a partner and she takes drugs for HIV, I know exactly her adherence. I know exactly her virus. I have been talking with her doctor and... Read more »

latest news about HIV

how and why we can get specially teenager get the HIV trough internet?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,You're wondering about catching HIV via the Internet??? That's impossible, unless perhaps you have unsafe sex with an HIV-positive Geek Squad dude doing home repairs on your Mac.Dr. Bob Read more »

HIV+ DAD and HIV- MOM desire CHILD

Is it possible for a HIV+ Dad that is undetectable and a HIV- Mom to have a HIV- baby? Please advise.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...I'm talking about here is for steady partnerships. It's not about just in general. If I'm living with a partner and she takes drugs for HIV, I know exactly her adherence. I know exactly her virus. I have been talking with her doctor and herself.... Read more »

HIV+ man having children

Dr. Bob, thank you for all of your calming words, and the time you devote to helping those with HIV and the "worrywarts". My question is technical, but can an HIV+ man have a child through in-vitro without risk to the baby or the mother? Or is the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...I'm talking about here is for steady partnerships. It's not about just in general. If I'm living with a partner and she takes drugs for HIV, I know exactly her adherence. I know exactly her virus. I have been talking with her doctor and herself.... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

IRIN/ PlusNews Examines Threat of HIV Drug-Resistance in Africa

...drug-resistance and the challenges and costs associated with treating HIV-positive patients who are resistant to first-line HIV drugs. The piece includes quotes from Raph Hamers of the PharmAccess Foundation, who was the lead author of the study,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

After HIV Pill News, Now Comes the Tricky Part

...daily pill regimen, protection was significantly higher -- about 73 percent. " ... The results come on the heels of other big news: A promising study found that a vaginal gel containing one of the same drugs reduced the risk of HIV infection... Read more »
The Body PRO

News on HIV Drug Resistance in New Antiretrovirals From the XVI International HIV Drug Resistance Workshop

...likely to occur in those with very high viral loads, no use of enfuvirtide (T-20, Fuzeon) in the background regimen and no other HIV medications that had activity, as demonstrated by phenotypic resistance testing. Dr. Richman then showed a slide... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...side effects may differ: Rashes: Researchers say that HIV+ womenare more likely than men to experience skin rashes from HIV medications. Liver problems: Women are more likelyto experience liver problems as a medication side effect. In... Read more »
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A Novel Class Of HIV Drugs - Some GOOD News!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...http://www.msnbc.com/news/715890.asp Clinical trials underway. Some are likely to be available THIS year. Some will be mass-produced within the next 1-2 Read more »

Depressing news...

Posted by Wrangler39, 2 Replies
...anyone that might have a comment. Why is it when I want to get a "pick me up", I have to google HIV cure to find any encouraging news? I really like TheBody.com website, but is it just me or do they only have bad news to offer us? Where is any... Read more »

MORE GREAT NEWS: A NOVEL CLASS OF HIV DRUGS - 2002

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...http://www.msnbc.com/news/715890.asp Clinical trials underway. Some are likely to be available THIS year. Some will be mass-produced within the next 1-2 Read more »

A Novel Class Of HIV Drugs - Some GOOD News!

Posted by Anonymous
...http://www.msnbc.com/news/715890.asp Clinical trials underway. Some are likely to be available THIS year. Some will be mass-produced within the next 1-2 Read more »