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The University of California San Francisco AIDS web site carries the latest AIDS news. It's also one of the best places on the web for AIDS information.

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HIV, AIDS, and the CD4 Count

CD4 cells are a type of white blood cell that fights infection. Another name for them is T-helper cells. CD4 cells are made in the spleen, lymph nodes, and thymus gland, which are part of the lymph or infection-fighting system. CD4 cells move throughout your body, helping to identify and destroy germs such as bacteria and viruses. The CD4 count measures the number of CD4 cells in a sample of your blood drawn by a needle from a vein in your arm. Along with other tests, the CD4 count helps tell how...

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AIDS/HIV Facts

For fact sheets on every possible AIDS topic, visit AIDS InfoNet from the University of New Mexico. This link will take you to their site.

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AIDS Advocacy

Whether you're gay, bi, transgendered, or straight, the Gay Men's Health Crisis web site offers AIDS/HIV support, information, and advocacy.

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AIDS Research

The Harvard AIDS institute offers authoritative information on HIV and AIDS.  This link will take you to their site.

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World AIDS

The International AIDS Society, which organizes the World AIDS Conferences, keeps close tabs on world AIDS news.  This link will take you to their site.

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AIDS Information

The AEGIS web site aggregates AIDS information from many sources.  This link will take you to their site.

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