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looking4amiracle
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Reged: 04/10/08
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Fear of returning to college
      04/13/08 11:36 AM

Hi all. I have been HIV+ since 1990. My diagnosis resulted in my dropping out of college to get a job with health insurance. I have been with the same company since. I have never been fulfilled with my work, and have experienced quite a bit of workplace harassement I recently took off two weeks sick due to depression. I feel trapped in this job because of the insurance. I recently took a trip to my old college campus and now have the bug to go back. My biggest fears are how can I quite this job after so many years, how will I pay for college, and most importantly how will I get my meds if I leave my insurance. I have been in such a deep depression lately thinking that my life has trapped me. I have luckily never gotten sick due to the HIV, but sometimes wish I had just died like so many of my friends from the time period I was diagnosed. Can anyone offer any advice? I wish there was government funding to help us get low interest student loans or grants but I cant find anything. Thanks for the support guys.

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* Fear of returning to college looking4amiracle 04/13/08 11:36 AM
. * Re: Fear of returning to college ScotCharles   04/22/08 10:22 AM
. * Re: Fear of returning to college looking4amiracle   04/21/08 04:22 PM
. * Re: Fear of returning to college whocanfigure   04/15/08 12:52 AM
. * Re: Fear of returning to college oldwoman   04/14/08 07:17 PM
. * Re: Fear of returning to college pozartistsd   04/14/08 11:06 PM
. * Re: Fear of returning to college Florida69   04/15/08 10:29 AM
. * Re: Fear of returning to college wallace404   04/18/08 06:27 AM

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