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What Region In Africa Is Most Heavily Affected By Hiv And Aids?

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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

...techniques have enabled researchers to document the presence of HIV genes in virtually all patients with AIDS, as well as in individuals in earlier stages of HIV disease. Postulate #3 has been fulfilled in tragic incidents involving three laboratory workers with no other risk factors who have developed AIDS or severe immunosuppression after accidental exposure to concentrated, cloned HIV in the laboratory. In all three cases, HIV was...
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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
...its share to meet the Millennium Development Goals, including halving the number of people who die of tuberculosis and/or are affected by malaria. In 2005, Obama cosponsored the International Cooperation to Meet the Millennium Development Goals... Read more »

Can it be the HIV magical Cure?Sample for free free free

Hi,I am Dida Ache and coming from a remote town in Kenya East Africa,town called Moyale District of Sololo Division,the town is surrounded by thick forest and no modern hospital around.There is an old man who is a herbalist,he give people mixture...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Sorry, but as a scientist, I don't believe in magic, magical cures for HIV/AIDS or anecdotal stories. I also find it hard to believe a government would threaten someone's life or even harass them for Read more »

Can she be positive

I am(57yrs) in Zimbabwe, got sick a few days ago, i went to the doctor and was told i am HIV positive, i have not been sexually active for 8yrs, is this even possible, also if i really am then i am in trouble because, there is no medication. What...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Network of NGOs, Faith based organisations FBOs, Community based Organisations (CBOs) and People living with HIV/AIDS (PWAs) involved in HIV/AIDS work in Southern Africa. The Network has been in existence for ten years and its current membership... 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
...its share to meet the Millennium Development Goals, including halving the number of people who die of tuberculosis and/or are affected by malaria. In 2005, Obama cosponsored the International Cooperation to Meet the Millennium Development Goals... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Local, Regional Artists Should Become Involved With Fight Against HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa, Official Says

... Local and regional artists and celebrities should become increasingly involved in the fight against HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa because they understand the cultures affected by the disease, Eugene Marillier-Malotana, Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Leaders Respond to World AIDS Day; South Africa to Expand HIV Treatment Program

...Africa in a factbox. Of the estimated 33.4 million people living with HIV, "Sub-Saharan Africa remains the region most heavily affected [by the virus], accounting for 67 percent of all people living with HIV and 91 percent of all new infections... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Uganda MPs Assess HIV/AIDS Situation in Country's Northern Region, Effects of Conflict

...districts in the northern part of the country to assess the HIV/AIDS situation and how 20 years of conflict in the region has affected the spread of the disease, The Monitor/AllAfrica.com reports. Elioda Tumwesigye, chair of the parliamentary... Read more »
International AIDS Society

Fact Sheet: HIV/AIDS In Mexico, Latin America and the Caribbean, and Globally

...Caribbean were living with HIV, including 20,000 people who became infected in 2007. 6 The Caribbean is the second most heavily affected area of the world (after sub- Saharan Africa), with an estimated prevalence of 1.1%. 6 According to... Read more »
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Catholic Relief Services- HIV/AIDS Chief of Party

Posted by hrrecruiting
...in addition to training and technical assistance from the AIDSRelief technical partners. 8.Coordinates TDYs from AIDSRelief Regional and HQ technical teams and from IHV and CF, and ensure that that TORs for TA visits from technical partners are... Read more »

UNAIDS Delegates:Africa/Europe/Latin America/N.Ame

Posted by Anonymous
...delegation and their representatives. Find ways to ensure that the representatives of the entire NGO PCB Delegation are fully involved in the work of the PCB. Ensure full attendance and participation of all its NGO delegates representatives at... Read more »

Southern Africa Regional Coordinator

Posted by Anonymous
...The International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS (ICW) is looking to appoint a Southern Africa Regional Coordinator based in Southern Africa Closing date for applications: February 4, 2004 This will be the first post of its Read more »

Key facts about HIV/AIDS - Note Last Item

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
...AIDS-related opportunistic infections like pneumonia, Kaposi's sarcoma, tuberculosis and candida can kill. HOW MANY PEOPLE ARE AFFECTED? * Worldwide, 39 million people are infected with HIV/AIDS. * Sub-Saharan Africa remains the hardest-hit... Read more »