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Hepatitis affecting AIDS

How does Hepatitis C affect AIDS...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
That is a good question. There are several studies, one from Italy and one from the Atlanta VA that suggest that HCV has no effect on HIV. However, it does appear that some studies show the opposite effect i.e., that HCV does increase perinatal... Read more »

Toxo side affects and aids

Ive been diagnosed with aids sighing the last year after being hospitalized with a collapse lunge.... Read more »

aids and there affect

what are the affects of aids, and how likely is it to be passed on to child ... Read more »
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American Association for World Health

Why We Should Care: People Affected by AIDS

HIV/AIDS Affects All Youth Young people, who represent one-sixth of the world's population, are rapidly becoming infected with HIV. The poverty, racism, sexism, and homophobia that many young people face cause a significant increase in their risk... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tennessee: Hope House Gives Rental Help to Families Affected by AIDS

The Memphis-based nonprofit Hope House will be able to provide rent subsidies to 15 families affected by HIV/AIDS thanks to a $200,000, two-year federal grant administered through they city's Tenant-Based Rental Assistance (TBRA) program. The grant... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Profiles Founder of Children Affected by AIDS Foundation

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Thursday profiled Joe Cristina, founder of the Los Angeles-based Children Affected by AIDS Foundation . According to the Post-Gazette , Cristina founded CAAF in 1993 with the support of the toy company Mattel ,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Boston Globe Examines How PEPFAR Budget Pressures Are Affecting AIDS Clinics in Africa

"U.S. officials have asked some AIDS clinics overseas to stop enrolling new patients in a U.S.-sponsored program that provides lifesaving antiretroviral drugs, in a bid to stem the rising costs of one of the most ambitious US assistance programs,... Read more »
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7/9, New York, NY: Spiritual HIV Support Dinner Forum for all affected by HIV and AIDS

Posted by bartleby
Spiritual HIV Support Dinner Forum for all affected by HIV and AIDS
Monday, July 9
6:30pm - 9:00pm
The Riverside Church NYC
90 Claremont Avenue, Room 10T
New York, NY

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm / Light Refreshments and Networking
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm / 90 Minute... Read more »

Care home for people affected with HIV/AIDS

Posted by kel
Hi All~
I don't know if this will interest anyone but her goes. I just recently moved to Phoenix AZ w/ my best freind (who is gay) and we found out that there are no care homes/assisted living facilities for the gay community here or for those... Read more »

Care Home for persons affected w/ HIV/AIDS

Posted by kel
Hi All~
I don't know if this will interest anyone but her goes. I just recently moved to Phoenix AZ w/ my best freind (who is gay) and we found out that there are no care homes/assisted living facilities for the gay community here or for those... Read more »

SURVEY:How does social stigma affect your coping?

Posted by HIVstigmastudy
Coping with HIV/AIDS: How the Perception of Stigmatization Affects Adherence to Medical Treatment and Disease Prognosis

http://hivstigmastudy.webs.com/

My name is Eric, a graduate student at DePaul University in Chicago, IL. I am working on a research... Read more »