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Women In Brazil Infected With Aids?

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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...America.While there were a handful of women among the first cases, AIDS was thought toprimarily affect gay men. However, as the years passed, women have emerged asanother group hard hit by the AIDS epidemic. Even though more men than womenstill have HIV in the US, women are catching up. In some countries, HIV+ womenoutnumber HIV+ men. The proportion of HIV/AIDS cases among women has more than tripled from 8percent in 1985 to an alarming 27...
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85 cents, doc! I'm in shock... really

Hello, my friend.Thanks for your reply. I was wondering if you were kind of mad with me, because I had no more answers! (just kidding!!! I know how busy you are and I know you receive tons of emails)Well, let me tell you something... When I read you...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hey BFF Brazilian Guy,The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation works with other not-for-profit tax-exempt charitable organizations to provide Read more »

is it possible to have a baby without infecting my partner? (PrEP, 2010)

Hello. Dr. Bob. I am a female has been positive 10 years. and I found out with my pregnancy of my 9yrs old. (negative) I had a lot of problem to find the meds works for me as I had allergic reactions to azt and some of new meds but now I am with...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...testing and monitoring of side effects. 2,499 participants came from the United States (San Francisco and Boston), Peru, Ecuador, Brazil, South Africa and. Trial subjects were at high risk for HIV infection based on self-reports of multiple sex... Read more »

HIV infection by licking pussy , sucking nipples ?

Hi , I need a urgent help.History/Background : I had sex with a sex-worker 8 days back.I used condom for the intercourse.But in foreplay i licked the pussy and sucked her nipples.Issue/Reason for Worry: From next day morning I had watery...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...useful as a confirmatory test.Dr. BobRisk of infection (CUNNILINGUS, 2010) Jun 25, 2010Hi dock, I am a 20 year old male from Brazil. I am very worried for years now about being hiv+. Back in 2006, november, I made oral sex in a girl, for a about... Read more »

how long hiv+??

can you help me estimating how long my partner has been living with HIV. He was been diognised hiv+, am negative together with my children 4 yrs, and 11 mth. the bad thing is that the cd4 is 8 and started taking med (but he still has energy and he...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...testing and monitoring of side effects. 2,499 participants came from the United States (San Francisco and Boston), Peru, Ecuador, Brazil, South Africa and. Trial subjects were at high risk for HIV infection based on self-reports of multiple sex... Read more »
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Women Alive

Women, Small Towns, and HIV One Woman's Story

...confirm I was positive. She gave me support group locations, literature on HIV, and she even went with me to the Valley to meet a woman named Deborah Eli. Deborah has since passed on, but I was lucky enough to learn from her and to gain focus on... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

AIDS Project New Haven Launches Program to Educate Older Women About HIV

... AIDS Project New Haven in Connecticut has launched an initiative aimed at educating postmenopausal women about HIV/AIDS in an effort to prevent the spread of the virus among older women, the New Haven Register reports. The Center for... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

HIV Infection in Women: Still Untreated, Still Deadly

...HIV infection is now the leading cause of death for women 25 to 44 years old in New York City. The same is true for 25- to 44-year-old Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...Options Get Evaluated and Treated for Depression Depression Is More Common in Women While many people living with HIV (HIV-positive people) suffer from depression, it is more common in HIV-positive women than HIV-positive men. In some... Read more »
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Blacks and Hiv

Posted by paula5122, 1 Reply
...How do black hiv american recieve support? Are you connected with other black hiv people in your community? How can I find support in the black Read more »

DUDE's news

Posted by DUDE
...worst still to come. A report Tuesday by the U.N. Program on HIV/AIDS said that tough campaigns in countries like Uganda, Brazil, India and Thailand have shown it is possible to slow the epidemic. But it said there must be a massive increase... Read more »

Frightning News (DUDE's News)

Posted by DUDE
...worst still to come. A report Tuesday by the U.N. Program on HIV/AIDS said that tough campaigns in countries like Uganda, Brazil, India and Thailand have shown it is possible to slow the epidemic. But it said there must be a massive increase... Read more »

Would like to profile women w/HIV/AIDS for TV.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Live. It is a news show for women: I would like to provide the opportunity to two women with AIDS to tell their stories: a young woman in her teens and an older professional woman. Please e-mail me with your telephone number if you think you... Read more »