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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...may think that, since the test uses the mouth to test for HIV, that HIV can be transmitted to other people through saliva, spit and/or oral mucosa via kissing, sharing utensils, or sharing glasses. This is not true. For more information, see this website's section on How HIV is Spread. A rapid test runs for 20-40 minutes, after which you will receive a result. Rapid tests are extremely accurate. However, since rapid tests have a small margin...
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how to find informaiton reguarding aids

My friend has aids, his t cell is 13 he was just released from icu after 6 weeks of battling pcp pnemonia. He now is in a long term care still on oxygen not through his trach anymore only through the nose. They want to start HIV meds now. His liver...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Web site, www.aahivm.org. They have a "find a provider" function that lists HIV/AIDS specialists by locale. I'll reprint some information from the archives about choosing an HIV care provider. (See below.)As for your other question, there is no... Read more »

Cure for HIV/AIDS (CURE 2009) (CURE 2009)

Hi,I have been wondering why it is so difficult for HIV/AIDS cure to be found especially for Americans who nothing is impossible for. I am from Africa living with HIV. Would there ever be a cure for this deadly disease and when?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...overflowing" type. I remain very optimistic we will eventually make HIV/AIDS nothing more than a bad memory. I'll reprint below some information from the archives that discusses progress toward "the cure"! Dr. Bob RESEARCH FOR A CURE... Apr 5,... Read more »

Pregant anf tested +, Scared lost Confused? Help

I'm 32 and found out I was pregnat with my 1st child at 6wk, at 9wk I tested hiv+. First is there a chance the test was wrong, my last test was in Aug and that was neg. Second I don't live in the US and have been told that I would recieve better...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...should be to see an HIV-knowledgeable doctor and have your tests repeated to see if the diagnosis is accurate.Regarding basic HIV information, this Web site is a good place to start. Have a look around, including the information in the "Just... Read more »

Do HIV carrirers test negative (HIV CARRIERS) (HIV BASICS)

DO HIV carriers test negative? (I did an HIV 1&2 test which came back negative. But someone told me that I could still be a carrier. The test was done six (6) months after my last possible exposure.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...that is negative, than again at six months. You should also suggest your boyfriend sign on to this or any other legitimate HIV information website. He's got a lot to learn! Please stay well. Dr. Bob Waiting for MiracleJul 10, 2007 Dear Dr. Thank... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Swaziland: HIV/AIDS Education -- Disabled Persons With HIV/AIDS Face Unequal Access to Health Information

...of University College London and colleagues found that disabled persons with HIV/AIDS faced difficulties in accessing health information. This qualitative study employed focus group discussions among disabled and non-disabled young adults in... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Statement of Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Information Day 2006

...February 7th, National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Information Day, serves as a reminder of the disproportionate effect of HIV/AIDS on Blacks and provides an opportunity to renew our commitment Read more »
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Statement of Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Information Day

...On February 7th, we commemorate the seventh annual National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Information Day. This day of recognition reminds us of the devastation that HIV/AIDS continues to inflict on African American communities. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Cleveland Health Officials Launch Online Campaign to Inform People of HIV, STI Risk

...recently tested positive for an STI. It also will provide a phone number to verify the e-mail's authenticity and receive more information. David Merriman, the project coordinator who leads HIV/AIDS efforts in the department, said, "(Our)... Read more »
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HIV Health Promotion Coordinator Position

Posted by Terri1
...self-management education program for persons newly diagnosed with HIV. Salary Range: $49,510-88,649 JVN#: 816-11-138335 For more information, persons should go to the NYC DOHMH website: www.nyc.gov/html/doh/html/hr/index.html Persons with... Read more »

Catholic Relief Services- HIV/AIDS Chief of Party

Posted by hrrecruiting
...for submission as required to the USG/Rw, GoRw and HQ as required. 2.Supports and coordinates the work of the CF Strategic Information Advisor to ensure strong M&E systems to gather necessary information for reporting, analysis and feed back... Read more »

Making a documentary on HIV/AIDS in Af.Americans

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...documentary to present to other nursing students. Our goal is to find out what we can do to make a difference, how we can support the health of those living with HIV and AIDS and also promote prevention. If you are interested, please e-mail me... Read more »

I am 19 infected with HIV from the Philippines

Posted by dyingYOUNG
...pagtatago, nandiyan ang lihim na pakikipagtagpo, lihim na pakikipagsiping, at ibat ibang kaparaanan na unsafe practices. Even sa information about HIV/AIDS, hindi nila makukuha, kasi kapag magtanong ka, madya-judge ka na naman ulit (for being a... Read more »