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When Was Hiv Founded

Here's a taste of what has to offer on this topic:
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV-Positive People in Africa Increasingly Seek Support From Groups Founded by Others Living With HIV, Long Island Newsday Reports

HIV-positive people in sub-Saharan Africa increasingly are turning to groups founded and run by others living with the virus, rather than the formal health sector and nongovernmental organizations, for support, Long Island Newsday reports. In... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Massachusetts: Founding Director of AIDS Action Committee Retires

Larry Kessler, who founded the AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts in 1983, announced Wednesday that he will retire after 23 years as director of the group. "It is time for me to get back to my roots and work on the social justice issues that... Read more »
National AIDS Housing Coalition

International AIDS Housing Roundtable Founding Partners and Allied Organizations

Founding Partners: National AIDS Housing Coalition (USA) Ontario HIV Treatment Network (Canada) San Francisco AIDS Foundation (USA) Housing Works, Inc. (USA) Allied Organizations: Addington Afro-Ethnic Health PromotionGroup (UK) AIDS Housing... Read more »
Ask the Experts

What makes it not found?

What makes HIV not found in urine? I'm curious. All these sites never give an explanation other than it's just not found in urine. Is there a scientific reason to why this is the case. Please help me....
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
There are a bunch of places in the body where HIV does not go: urine, feces, saliva, earwax. The reason is that HIV needs to replicate in specific cells of the body. In places where these cells are not found, you do not find HIV. DW... Read more »

Cure found?

I just saw this article on line. Please adviseCure For HIV AIDS is Found On 2010Cure For HIV AIDS is Found A cure that works by inhibiting the entry of HIV (Human Indeficienci) virus into the bodys immune system cells found. This HIV cure will...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
Fortunately these drugs..maraviroc (which blocks HIV entry into the CD4 cell) and Raltegravir (an integrase inhibitor that blocks the ability of the virus to insert its' genetic code into the chromosome of the CD4 cell) are very valuable and... Read more »

Cure for aids.. solution found!

Ok heres the cure for aids people, doctor md.. i just figured it out n I dont care about money its to save myself from getting infectedso i figured out the solution for selfish reasons.Ok here we goThere are cells in your body which signal your...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Tom,Gee, thanks Tom. Now why didn't I or any of the thousands of scientists and HIV research physicians who have been intensively studying HIV/AIDS pathogenesis for more than a quarter of a century think of that??? Tom, I must ask, where... Read more »

New-found antibodies???

Hi! Would you are to weigh in on the new research presented here so much!...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for your post.These are very significant findings and should advance the search for immune therapies for HIV. So, exciting yes, but a treatment (yet), no. It will take several years before we know if this will translate to... Read more »
Connect With Others

just founded out

Posted by trying_to_live, 6 Replies
hi, I recently found out i have hiv and am going through a ton of different emotions, i am looking for someone i can talk to regular, a friend, i dont how what to do or which way to turn, can anyone out ther help me Read more »

Some info to help out WW's like me that I found!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply

Look at places where it talks about lymphnodes and it saying we are more succeptible to regular common infections around and with our reduced immune system cause of stress, they... Read more »

Other HIV websites

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Does anyone know of any other interactive HIV sites with forums and Q&A? I've seen HIVCHANNEL, HOPKINS and AIDSMEDS but wonder if there are any others that I haven't found.
Thank you.

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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies