Resources for Information on Science and Medicine

The Origin, Persistence and Failings of HIV/AIDS Theory
The web site for and about a new book challenging many common assumptions about AIDS with links to reviews and related news items. Among topics explored in the book are the failings of HIV testing and how statistical evidence shows HIV is neither sexually transmitted no increasing in prevalence. The book's author, Professor Henry Bauer, maintains the HIVSkeptic blog.  

David Rasnick, PhD
Founded several biotech companies. He synthesized the first peptidyl-fluoromethanes. These molecules are biologically stable inhibitors of cysteine proteases used around the world in the development of therapies for the tissue-destroying diseases of arthritis, cancer, and parasites, among others.  

The Immunity Resource Foundation
A registered charity offering a digitized information base on medical and scientific issues, the IRF website features regular contributions from scientists and journalists challenging the HIV/AIDS hypothesis and provides access to documentary films by Meditel Productions and publications by Continuum Magazine.  

Rethinking AIDS
Breaking news, historical documents and original publications by scientific and medical experts from The Group for the Scientific Reappraisal of the HIV/AIDS Hypothesis.  

Alberta Reappraising AIDS Society
Features one of the most extensive collections of referenced quotes on the safety and efficacy of AIDS drug treatments in addition to volumes of information on all subjects of interest related to HIV and AIDS. An excellent resource frequently updated with current news.  

The Perth Group
Extensive collection of papers from researchers at the University of Western Australia who assert that AIDS experts have failed to prove the existence of HIV, that HIV antibody tests diagnose HIV infection or that HIV causes the development of the clinical syndrome AIDS. Highly scientific and informative reading.  

Dr Roberto Giraldo, MD
An infectious disease specialist and expert in health enhancing solutions to immune dysfunction, Dr Giraldo’s site offers a wealth of information from an alternative perspective and features original articles in English and Spanish, as well as references to other resources in a variety of languages.  

Suppressed AIDS Science
A direct link to the section of Dr. Rochus Börner’s web site covering the suppression of AIDS science.  

Correcting Gallo: A Response to "Out of Control" Critics
What’s wrong with the HIV hypothesis of AIDS exposed through this detailed rebuttal to Dr Robert Gallo and his followers. A complete refutation of critics of the controversial Harper’s Magazine article, “Out of Control: AIDS and the Corruption of Medical Science.” A direct link to the section of Dr. Rochus Börner’s web site covering the suppression of AIDS science.  

Rebuttal to "The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS"
A comprehensive dismantling of the best official attempt by US government health agencies to end the controversy and debate on whether HIV causes AIDS.  

Virus Myth
Studies, articles, international news, commentary and more. Features biographies and collected works of many internationally known scientists who question common beliefs about HIV and AIDS.  

Professor Peter Duesberg
Site of Dr. Peter H. Duesberg, a professor of Molecular and Cell Biology at the University of California, Berkeley who isolated the first cancer gene through his work on retroviruses in 1970, and mapped the genetic structure of these viruses (HIV is thought to be a retrovirus). This, and his subsequent work in the same field, resulted in his election to the National Academy of Sciences in 1986.

On the basis of his experience with retroviruses, Duesberg has challenged the virus-AIDS hypothesis in the pages of such journals as Cancer Research, Lancet, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Science, Nature, Journal of AIDS, AIDS Forschung, Biomedicine and Pharmacotherapeutics, New England Journal of Medicine and Research in Immunology.  

John Lauritsen's writings on AIDS
John Lauritsen — an AIDS-dissident since 1985, when his articles began appearing in the gay press — is the author of Poison By Prescription: The AZT Story (1990) and The AIDS War (1993). Lauritsen's web site has an AIDS page which includes includes his most recent articles, links to articles articles on immune-suppressive nitrite inhalants, and links to AIDS-dissident web sites.  

John Lauritsen's writings on Poppers
John Lauritsen's page, Poppers & AIDS, which features articles describing the dangers of the premier gay drug, "poppers" (nitrite inhalants), and a link to the full text of his 1986 book, Death Rush: Poppers & AIDS.  

HIV and Breastfeeding: Another Look
Independent research organization examining the issue of HIV and human milk examining the questionable science, lack of precision concerning the definition of breastfeeding and premature public policy statements on the topic.  

All About AZT
Also known as Zidovudine, ZDV and Retrovir, AZT is one of the most commonly prescribed anti-HIV drugs, and the main drug prescribed to prevent transmission of HIV from mother to child. However, there are serious concerns about its toxicity and effectiveness. Read the referenced quotes here and decide for yourself.  

All About HAART
HAART (Highly Active Anti-Retroviral Treatment) is composed of multiple anti-HIV drugs and prescribed to many HIV-positives, most often, those without symptoms of illness. HAART usually includes one DNA chain terminator, one protease inhibitor and either a second nucleoside analog or a non-nucleoside reverse transcription inhibitor. Find out about all here.  

Durban Declaration Rebuttal
In response to growing challenges to the HIV causes AIDS paradigm, an international group of scientists and doctors produced a manifesto called "The Durban Declaration." The declaration was released just prior to the July 2000 13th International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa and attempts to end debate on this critical world health issue. This rebuttal contains the full text of the original declaration with interlinear comments that show how orthodox claims about HIV and AIDS have been repeatedly contradicted in the medical and scientific literature.  

AIDS Wikipedia
Developed by people “with the common sense and courage to discover the truth about AIDS,” the site is a work in progress that invites your contributions.  

Expose on Dr Robert Gallo
Detailed report on charges of scientific misconduct brought before the Office of Scientific Integrity with regard to Gallo’s patent application for HIV antibody tests. With some patience and persistence, other HIV and AIDS articles can be found at this ambitious site featuring the work of investigative journalist Janine Roberts.  

History of HIV
Laboratory records, correspondence and reports raising questions about the research that is widely endorsed as proving HIV causes AIDS. Documented by Janine Roberts.  

Hepatitis C
Information from HEAL Toronto that raises questions about the hepatitis C virus (HCV). Contrary to popular ideas, Hep C is not an isolated virus proven responsible for liver disease in people that test HCV antibody positive. Criticisms run parallel to those raised about HIV and AIDS.  

Blogs, Discussion, News and Support Groups

New AIDS Review
News and comment on the HIV = AIDS paradigm with regular updates and on going blog.  

You Bet Your Life
News and comment about and from those questioning the HIV hypothesis of AIDS with active blog.  

Questioning AIDS
A message board and information center with news and information on AIDS drugs, surprising data on condoms, hard to find reports from the US Centers for Disease Control and World Health Organization on global AIDS totals, and much more. Get personal responses to your questions and concerns about HIV and AIDS from the QA team and others.  

HEAL (Health Education AIDS Liaison)
HEAL is an international organization of advocates providing support for health following a positive diagnosis and the treatment of any health challenges outside the context of AIDS. Offers alternative treatment information and practical approaches to taking charge of your health and life.  

Reduce the Burden
A collection of work by investigative journalist Liam Scheff on HIV, AIDS and other medical and science issues. Includes ready commentary.  

HEAL Toronto
The Canadian branch of HEAL has its own extensive web site of articles and information challenging commonly held beliefs about HIV, AIDS and Hep C.  

New Books and Publications

Science Sold Out: Does HIV Really Cause AIDS?
There are many well-established scientific reasons that the HIV/AIDS hypothesis is highly doubtful. In Science Sold Out, Rebecca Culshaw, PhD, describes her slow uncovering of these reasons during research for her work constructing mathematical models of HIV’s alleged interaction with the immune system. This book focuses on the changing definition of AIDS and the flaws in all HIV testing, and explains how the current, government-based structure of scientific research has corrupted science as the search for truth. It offers not only scientific reasons for HIV/AIDS being untenable, but also sociological explanations as to how the theory was accepted by the media and the world so quickly.  

Are You Positive?
Ripped from the headlines of today's news, Are You Positive? is a fictional courtroom drama in the style of John Grisham. Tyree Johnson, a 26 year-old African American man, stands accused of first-degree murder in a prominent South Carolina courtroom. But his alleged weapon is not a gun or knife, it’s the so-called AIDS virus. The latest thought provoking book from author Stephen Davis.  

The Origin, Persistence and Failings of HIV/AIDS Theory
The web site for and about a new book challenging many common assumptions about AIDS with links to reviews and related news items. Among topics explored in the book are the failings of HIV testing and how statistical evidence shows HIV is neither sexually transmitted no increasing in prevalence.  

"Serious Adverse Events: An Uncensored History of AIDS"
This book contains a powerful collection of articles and interviews reporting the other side of some of the most dramatic and controversial issues in the war on AIDS. Author Celia Farber offers new interviews with long-term critics of the HIV hypothesis as well as a history of dissent via original pieces from her column “AIDS: Words From the Front” which ran for eight years in Spin magazine.  

Wrongful Death: The AIDS Trial
Stephen Davis, a former state senator, found a new way to alert the public to the AIDS controversy: a courtroom novel that uses fiction to bring historical facts to light. Wrongful Death: The AIDS Trial is a captivating book that tells “the true story behind AIDS based on over 900 actual medical and scientific research papers and reports."

Wrongful Death imagines what might happen if the scientific evidence for the HIV/AIDS hypothesis was called into question in a legal forum. Site offers free CDs of interviews with the author to anyone diagnosed HIV positive.  

The Scientific Life & Times of Peter H. Duesberg
An authoritative and elegantly written book by Harvey Bialy, PhD. Exposing today’s medical science in a blistering analysis of the history of modern cancer and AIDS research. Bialy’s book is replete with Nobel laureates , editors of prestigious journals like Nature and Science, presidents of the USA and South Africa and a number of colorful characters.  

Related Interest

Having conducted thousands of criminal and civil investigations, Clark Baker, Director, heads this agency to investigate allegations related to medical and scientific corruption. He started, The HIV Innocence Group, which provides medical, scientific and investigative support to legal counsel in the defense of those charged with criminal or civil offenses related to HIV.  

Justice for EJ
Comprehensive news and information on the ongoing controversy surrounding the cardiac arrest and death of three year-old Eliza Jane Scovill, daughter of Alive & Well founder Christine Maggiore.  

A Daughter’s Death, A Mother’s Survival
Los Angeles City Beat’s cover story on the controversy and legal complications arising from the sudden death of Eliza Jane Scovill in May 2005.  

Health Resources

Natural Health News
Headed by, Mike Adams, the Health Ranger, this outstanding resource features news, commentary, a free newsletter and new internet radio blog talks, videos and more.  

Robert Scott Bell
Holistic blog and nationally syndicated radio show, Robert Scott Bell rocks the health world with focused discussions on health and healing, with a wide array of guests. He can also be heard daily through Mike Adams'  

A & W Health Practitioner Referral List
Our Health Practitioner Referral List is an archive file that ended in early 2009, which can be accessed here. The providers listed may or may not be accurate, but at that time it represented healthcare professionals that are committed to the following principles:

Alive & Well encourages healthcare that is individualized, holistic, unbiased, health-enhancing and non-toxic. With that goal in mind, we offer a modest but growing list of healthcare professionals that agree with Alive & Well on the importance of recovering and maintaining health using health supportive modalities and treatments.  

The Worst Pills
A division of the non-profit consumer watch-dog group, Public Citizen, this web site offers "expert, independent second opinion on prescription drug information" that most medical doctors don't provide and important facts that are often excluded from media reports. Includes an extensive list of "do not use" medications currently on the market that are documented to cause serious adverse effects.  

Treatment Information Group South Africa
A public interest initiative to promote research-based debate of antiretroviral drug policy and inform the public about alternative non-toxic treatment approaches to AIDS and HIV testing issues in South Africa.  

Alternative Medicine Magazine
Articles, resources and a search service to find holistic health practitioners by city, state or type of practice.  

Alternative and Complimentary Medicine provides information and referrals for people interested in complementary and alternative medicine. Offers expert opinions online from a team of board- certified doctors and specialists. These integrative medicine experts can guide you through a range of safe and effective options with the goal of positively impacting your health.

Rather than prescribing powerful antibiotics or surgery to treat chronic conditions, the MDs listed at this site “prefer to combine the best of conventional medicine with alternative therapies to help the body strengthen and heal itself.”  

American College for Advancement in Medicine
A medical society dedicated to educating physicians and other health care professionals on the latest findings and emerging procedures in preventive/nutritional medicine. ACAM's goals are to improve skills, knowledge and diagnostic procedures as they relate to complementary and alternative medicine; to support research; and to develop awareness of alternative methods of medical treatment.

ACAM represents more than 1,000 physicians in 30 countries and is the largest and oldest organization of its kind. Search for medical doctors and naturopaths that support non-toxic health and healing by city, state, country or practice specialty.  

American Holistic Medical Association
Features a searchable database of over 270 AHHA Practitioners Members who work in partnership with their patients, and encourage a holistic approach to wellness.

Lists 100 organizations that provide referrals to a wide variety of healthcare practitioners and multidisciplinary health care centers integrating alternative therapies and conventional medicine or exclusively offering alternative therapies.  

American Association for Health Freedom
"If people let the government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as sorry a state as the souls who live under tyranny." - Thomas Jefferson

AAHF is a politically active voice at the federal level for Americans to have the right to access a full range of health care treatment and prevention methods. Resources include a database of 400 health practitioners.  

American Association of Naturopathic Physicians
Naturopathic practice excludes major surgery and the use of most synthetic drugs. Instead, NDs may use clinical and laboratory diagnostic testing, nutritional medicine, therapeutic fasting, natural medicines of mineral, animal and botanical origin, homeopathy, acupuncture Chinese medicine, psychotherapy and counseling for health and healing. Depending on the state in which they practice, NDs can perform minor surgery and naturopathic obstetrics (natural childbirth).

Use the site to search for an ND by zip code, city or state or the name of a particular practitioner.  

Dr Joseph Mercola
A well stocked resource for information, referrals, products and education addressing a wide variety of health concerns. Dr Mercola’s work focuses on “transform the existing medical paradigm from one addicted to pharmaceuticals, surgeries and other methods that only conceal or remove specific symptoms to one focused on treating and preventing the underlying causes.”

Comprehensive, clear and researched guidance on the best nutrition, medical, emotional therapy and lifestyle choices to improve and maintain total health. Guidance includes Dr Mercola’s insights as well as that of healthcare experts throughout the world.

Recommend or offered products and services found at the site are personally researched by Mercola who promises that profits from sales are used only to maintain and expand his free services.  

Morter Health System
A complete system of health care featuring Bio Energetic Synchronization Technique (BEST), a nutrition program based on acid/alkaline balance, and guidelines for health enhancing choices about what you eat and drink, how you exercise, rest and breathe and what you think. Search engine enables visitors to find BEST practitioners, which include MDs, DCs and other healthcare professionals.  

Holistic Health Online
Offers comprehensive information about health and healing featuring articles on a wide variety of conditions and treatments that include conventional, alternative, integrative, and mind-body medicine, all with an emphasis on natural health.  

Mothering Magazine
Alternative views on HIV, AIDS and AIDS drug treatments for expectant and current mothers from the highly regarded Mothering Magazine, an advocate for children's and family's rights.  

National Vaccine Information Center
The National Vaccine Information Center (NVIC) is a national, non-profit educational organization advocating reformation of the mass vaccination system, and is responsible for launching the vaccine safety movement in America in the early 1980’s. NVIC is dedicated to the prevention of vaccine injuries and deaths through public education and supports the right of citizens to exercise informed consent and make educated, independent vaccination decisions for themselves and their children.  

Vaccination News
Provides a wide range of news and views on vaccinations and vaccination policy in order to equip people to make reasoned decisions regarding vaccination use. Vaccination News “opposes bad science used to justify forcing parents to vaccinate.”  

World Research Foundation
The World Research Foundation web site is a resource for health information on an extensive list of illnesses and therapies used around the world.

WRF’s health information is collected, categorized and disseminated in an independent and unbiased manner. It includes allopathic medicine alongside complementary and alternative medicine, ancient and traditional techniques and healing therapies as well as the latest technologies.  

Medical Journal Watch
A source of revealing information on the medical and pharmaceutical industry through readily understandable analysis of articles published in mainstream medical journals.  

Cancer Prevention
Eye-opening information on the cancer industry and how to avoid becoming another cancer statistic presented by Dr. Samuel Epstein, a medical researcher, author and a professor of public health. Features enlightening health information and surprising facts about the cancer treatment industry.  

Home Remedies for Common Illness
Natural remedies for a variety of common illnesses and ailments using natural, non-drug, non-invasive, home-made (and inexpensive) ways to prevent or resolve most common diseases and health complaints.