Quantcast

Subscribe to:
POZ magazine
Newsletters
Join POZ: Facebook MySpace Twitter Pinterest
Tumblr Google+ Flickr Instagram
POZ Personals
Sign In / Join
Username:
Password:
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
December 22, 2014, 01:48:56 PM

Login with username, password and session length


Members
Stats
  • Total Posts: 650160
  • Total Topics: 49630
  • Online Today: 192
  • Online Ever: 585
  • (January 07, 2014, 02:31:47 PM)
Users Online
Users: 6
Guests: 156
Total: 162

Welcome


Welcome to the POZ/AIDSmeds Community Forums, a round-the-clock discussion area for people with HIV/AIDS, their friends/family/caregivers, and others concerned about HIV/AIDS.  Click on the links below to browse our various forums; scroll down for a glance at the most recent posts; or join in the conversation yourself by registering on the left side of this page.

Privacy Warning:  Please realize that these forums are open to all, and are fully searchable via Google and other search engines. If you are HIV positive and disclose this in our forums, then it is almost the same thing as telling the whole world (or at least the World Wide Web). If this concerns you, then do not use a username or avatar that are self-identifying in any way. We do not allow the deletion of anything you post in these forums, so think before you post.

  • The information shared in these forums, by moderators and members, is designed to complement, not replace, the relationship between an individual and his/her own physician.

  • All members of these forums are, by default, not considered to be licensed medical providers. If otherwise, users must clearly define themselves as such.

  • Forums members must behave at all times with respect and honesty. Posting guidelines, including time-out and banning policies, have been established by the moderators of these forums. Click here for “Am I Infected?” posting guidelines. Click here for posting guidelines pertaining to all other POZ/AIDSmeds community forums.

  • We ask all forums members to provide references for health/medical/scientific information they provide, when it is not a personal experience being discussed. Please provide hyperlinks with full URLs or full citations of published works not available via the Internet. Additionally, all forums members must post information which are true and correct to their knowledge.

  • Product advertisement—including links; banners; editorial content; and clinical trial, study or survey participation—is strictly prohibited by forums members unless permission has been secured from POZ.

To change forums navigation language settings, click here (members only), Register now

Para cambiar sus preferencias de los foros en español, haz clic aquí (sólo miembros), Regístrate ahora

Finished Reading This? You can collapse this or any other box on this page by clicking the symbol in each box.

Author Topic: 3 millions Interveneous Drug Users worldwide may have HIV  (Read 2313 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Figaro

  • Member
  • Posts: 8
3 millions Interveneous Drug Users worldwide may have HIV
« on: October 01, 2008, 07:44:55 PM »
Please pass on this information, we can not let it drop until something get done. Shall we protest World Wide.  I think so.  I will do my best please help us.

Are we truly ignoring the lives of human being. Are we behaving genocidal.  There is only 19 States in the United States that allows for Syringe Exchange Programs.  Is the War on Drug has actually gotten to the point of cruelty (I have never used this word before, but I can not help it any more) we have become Fascistic about dealing with drug users and demanding that they do as we wish they should.

Has any body ask any body to stop having straight sex, for that matter gay sex? Has any body ask us to do that? Would we be outraged?

So here it is, Lancet.  The British counterpart of our JAMA or Journal of the American Medical Association after much studies they are estimate that 1 in 5 UDI have HIV.  I think that is an outraged and we should all be ouraged if we are not.  If we do not do for these people we are all cutting us short of who we are as human being.  I am really angry, and I cann't understand why aren't you as angry as I am???.

Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report 
Public Health & Education | Study Finds 3 Million IDUs Worldwide Are HIV-Positive
[Sep 25, 2008] I  understand that only 19 of 50 states have laws that allows for Syringe Exchange Programs
http://kaisernetwork.org/daily_reports/rep_index.cfm?DR_ID=54644

Same news different location.
The estimates, based on studies, it that 1 and 5 IDUs may have HIV, http://afp.google.com/article/ALeqM5jVF1jHGnraGyelaqFY8Z0RCRZ6XA

People we can not let it be that way.
« Last Edit: October 01, 2008, 07:47:04 PM by Figaro »

 


Terms of Membership for these forums
 

© 2014 Smart + Strong. All Rights Reserved.   terms of use and your privacy
Smart + Strong® is a registered trademark of CDM Publishing, LLC.