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I have a wish for us all

Hello. Im a young spaniard. Like the most people here, I had a risk of exposure to HIV and I was scared. So I find this page looking for information about HIV. During three months I was worried and felt my life could change, and I wished there would...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Young Spaniard,Thank you for your very kind comments! They are warmly appreciated. I also very much appreciate your suggestion to all readers of this forum to realized that Read more »

saliva (Facts for Life: What you and the people you care about need to know about HIV/AIDS )

can i catch HIV if my partner "sprays" when he talks and his salive gets in my eye? Also can i get... Read more »

sharing a room with someone who is HIV+

Hi,I am a 23 years old male.I have been sharing a room with an HIV+ person for the past one... Read more »
Articles
American Association for World Health

Why We Should Care: People Affected by AIDS

...Sex with Men (MSM) Cultural stereotypes of masculinity and homophobia may lead to denial of male-male sex by societies and individuals. When men who have sex with men (MSM) do not identify themselves as gay or bisexual, they may engage in... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Chicago Tribune Examines Abbott's Challenges to Improving Health Care for People Affected by AIDS in Tanzania

...and less readily overcome" barriers that Abbott Laboratories has faced in attempting to provide better health care to those affected by AIDS in Tanzania (Greising, Chicago Tribune , 11/22). Since 2001, the Abbott Fund -- in partnership with... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

10 Questions Answered: How Health Reform Affects People Living With HIV/AIDS

...Beginning June 30, 2010, the statute also establishes a high-risk health-insurance pool offering comprehensive benefits to individuals with preexisting health conditions. In 2014, permanent exchanges (PDF) -- where the uninsured will be able... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

WFP Aims to Raise $103M for Program in Malawi to Help People Affected by HIV/AIDS, Natural Disasters, Officials Say

... World Food Programme over the next three years hopes to raise $103 million for a relief program in Malawi aimed at people affected by HIV/AIDS and natural disasters, WFP officials said on Monday, Reuters Africa reports. According to Mathews... Read more »
Connect With Others

Care home for people affected with HIV/AIDS

Posted by kel
...(who is gay) and we found out that there are no care homes/assisted living facilities for the gay community here or for those affected by HIV/AIDS (people actually refuse to take them!) So we have opened the first! A care home/assisted living... Read more »

tonsillolithiasis............ AM I DOOMED.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I read that tonsillolithiasisis is seen in people affected with Aids. I've posted on here before if you need background info. PLEASE ANSWER..........I'M REALLY FEELING DOOMED Read more »

Your support is needed

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...for dozens of non-profit organizations. Together, we hope to raise millions of dollars to maintain and increase services for individuals living with AIDS, and important AIDS prevention programs. I have agreed to raise at least $2,300 in pledges... Read more »

Online Study: Your views

Posted by Nina
...For those living with HIV/AIDS: When were you first diagnosed as being HIV positive? For relatives and carers: When was the individual close to you first diagnosed as being HIV positive? QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR VIEWS ON THE Living With... Read more »