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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

...greater toll now being exacted among the young and middle-aged, including well-educated members of the middle class. In developing countries, the emergence of the HIV epidemic has dramatically changed patterns of disease in affected communities. As in developed countries, previously rare, "opportunistic" diseases such as PCP and certain forms of meningitis have become more commonplace. In addition, as HIV seroprevalence rates have risen,...
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Help please! (CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF HIV/AIDS)

Help me im scared if i masturbate with a dirty hand can i infect myself with HIV?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...chicken, I ejaculated and then I sneezed on my penis... weird huh? While some snot or saliva didn't hit my penis but hit my pelvic region. Could I have gotten HIV from this incident? Thanks, ttyl. Response from Dr. Frascino Hi TTYL, Sneezing and... Read more »

Can you give yourself HIV/AIDS? - by semen contact with a cut or wound of yourself? (CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF HIV/AIDS)

hiya docI was wondering about this cause a couple days ago I was masturbating myself after sometime, but was not warned that I got a cut on a side of my thumb that was nearly opened (not bleeding ye but interior cut and transparent fluid was...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...chicken, I ejaculated and then I sneezed on my penis... weird huh? While some snot or saliva didn't hit my penis but hit my pelvic region. Could I have gotten HIV from this incident? Thanks, ttyl. Response from Dr. Frascino Hi TTYL, Sneezing and... Read more »

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Hello, my question isn't in this category at all... I just had to say I've been reading your responses to various questions and you are so clever! Your responses are calming, and hysterical! To be able to make some sort of humor out of these...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Department of Health HIV-STD Section Kansas HIV Prevention Community Planning Group Quick Guide to HIV/STD Services in Kansas (PDF) Regional AIDS Project Topeka AIDS Project KentuckyAIDS Services Center Coalition, Inc. AIDS VolunteersEducation,... Read more »

masterbation (CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF HIV/AIDS?)

I have been masterbating for about two years now. during this time i have been using my blanket and i was wondering if i can get aids by doing this. this is so because i read somewhere that when pre ejaculating this can cause aids or hiv by having...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...chicken, I ejaculated and then I sneezed on my penis... weird huh? While some snot or saliva didn't hit my penis but hit my pelvic region. Could I have gotten HIV from this incident? Thanks, ttyl. Response from Dr. Frascino Hi TTYL, Sneezing and... 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 Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Virginia's Eastern Region Has One of State's Highest HIV Rates, Experts Say; Blacks Mostly Affected

... In 2008, the Virginia Health Department 's Eastern Region had a rate of 19 new HIV infections reported for every 100,000 residents, which is nearly twice the rate in Northern Virginia Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: HIV/AIDS Center Closed After a Fire Set to Reopen

...its 615 Nott St. address. The drop-in center offers support services daily to about 20 Capital Region individuals and families affected by HIV/AIDS. An electrical fire in its attic last month shut down Nott Street operations, which were scaled... 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 »
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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
...statement by the representative as to why she/he would be well suited to this work - Letters of reference from national and regional AIDS organizations in your region supporting the application Email, fax or post to: Email: csp@unaids.org... 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 »

CNN - The day in numbers: 39.5 million

Posted by Anonymous
...adults and children, living with HIV are in sub-Saharan Africa (with its center in southern Africa -- 32%), making it the most affected region in the world, according to the latest U.N. figures. 65 million: The total number of people who have... Read more »