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Why Is Hiv And Aids Such A Rapidly Spreading Disease

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AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...easily from person to person. To get infected with HIV, infected blood, sexual fluid, or mother's milk has to get into your body. HIV-infected pregnant women can pass the infection to their new babies. To decrease the risk of spreading HIV: Use condoms during sexual activity; Do not share drug injection equipment; If you are HIV-infected and pregnant, talk with your health care provider about taking ARVs; If you are an HIV-infected woman,...
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Medical Journalist Says Reliance on Condoms Spreads HIV/AIDS

By Gudrun SchultzWASHINGTON, D.C., June 23, 2006 ( - A medical journalist has added her voice to claims that the explosion in HIV/AIDS infection rates is directly linked to reliance on condom use as a virus preventative.Writing for...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...about the "crisis of modernity" and therefore reject sound scientific facts, such as condoms are very effective in preventing HIV, for faith-based bullshit, such as the nonsense in the article you quote.Dr. Bob Read more »

Re: Medical Journalist Says Reliance on Condoms Spreads HIV/AIDS

Dr. Bob,The "medical journalist's" report was amazingly idiotic. Why would anyone in their right mind believe such a thing? I notice you sometimes comment on the religious right. Why bother? It would seem common sense is all one needs to dispell...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...good of all mankind as well! I'll reprint the question you reference below.Dr. BobMedical Journalist Says Reliance on Condoms Spreads HIV/AIDSNov 26, 2006 Medical Journalist Says Reliance on Condoms Spreads HIV/AIDS By Gudrun Schultz WASHINGTON,... Read more »

would hiv spread through shaking

I work in a hospital, when a hiv patient was going to fall, I helped her, she grab my hands at that time. Is it okay, would it spread like that
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,If HIV/AIDS was spread through a mere handshake, I personally would have infected over a dozen people today alone. Does that answer your question???Dr. Read more »

Question on oral hiv spread

Can hiv be spread simply by an infected person rubbing their genitals and then touching your mouth?
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
...The answer to this question would be no, HIV cannot be spread by someone touching their genitals and then touching another person's mouth.DR Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Standard Times Examines How Diamond Mining Fuels Spread of HIV/AIDS in Sierra Leone

...Leone's Standard Times on Wednesday examined how diamond mining in the Koidu Town area of eastern Sierra Leone is fuelling the spread of HIV/AIDS. According to the Times , the "relative wealth" of miners in the area has "created a thriving... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

World Health Organization Warns of Rapid Spread of AIDS in Afghanistan

...High levels of intravenous drug use and unsafe blood transfusions in Afghanistan could lead to a rapid spread of HIV, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned Sunday. WHO is funding the first national survey to investigate the levels Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV Risk Factors, Misconceptions Could Lead to "Rapid Spread" of Virus in Egypt, Daily News Reports

...Although Egypt has a low HIV prevalence at 0.02%, numerous risk factors and misconceptions about the virus could lead to a "rapid spread" of the disease, Egypt's Daily News reports. According to the News , factors such as overpopulation... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Urban Growth, Social Mobility Contributing to Rapid Spread of HIV in Botswana, NPR Reports

...development of Botswana's infrastructure, including transportation, urban growth and social mobility, has contributed to the rapid spread of HIV in the country, NPR's " All Things Considered " reports. With 38% of the adult population in... Read more »
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Stop AIDS denialists from spreading their message!

Posted by Robert1, 3 Replies
...then edited what they say to take them out of context? And of course the big question: Do they know a lot of people living with HIV? How many HIV/AIDS organizations have they visited in their life? Why do they pretend to know anything about HIV... Read more »


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Researchers Halt Spread Of HIV With RNAi

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spread aids................ NICE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by daisey6205, 5 Replies
...a freight train over me that night. she handed me a bag as i was leaving and informed me "here are your dildo's, so you can spread aids somewhere else". i was so ready to punch the bitch in the mouth. i went the next day and filed a PFA, so i... Read more »