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HIV Rapid Test Kit Question -- Donation Given to your Aids Foundation

Hello Dr. Bob, Sorry for the repititious question today, as I have not received an answer yet so I thought of donating to your Aids Foundation.I have ordered an HIV rapid test kit. As I am in a remote area right now, I had to get a HIV rapid test...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...antibodies or HIV antigens are beyond nonexistent. It's impossible!Thank you for your donation to The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation (www.concertedeffort.org). It's warmly appreciated. In return I'm sending you my good-luck karma that you... Read more »

can the control positive vial at the HIV ELISA kit transmitt HIV infection if contacted skin

Dear Prof RobertI need your expert opinion about the possibility of HIV transmission by skin or... Read more »

HIV Test validity (Geodesic Meditech HIV TEST YOURSELF test kit )

Doctor, either a valid test needs to be made available to the public otherwise people will use... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Zambia to Benefit from AIDS Testing Kits From Swiss Company

...Boehringer Ingelheim had offered to give 15 African countries an undisclosed quantity of free antiretrovirals and 8,000 boxes of HIV test kits. The kits would be used to test pregnant women before placing those who are infected on antiretroviral... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV Testing Kits to Be Distributed to Residents in Washington, D.C., This Week

...reprinted from kff.org with permission from the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. You can view the entire Kaiser Daily U.S. HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, and sign up for email delivery. © Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. All... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Zimbabwe's Public Health System "Dissolving," Running Out of Medications, Supplies, Including HIV Test Kits

...25% of the population is HIV-positive, nurses at Parirenyatwa Hospital in the capital city Harare said that there have been no HIV test kits since November (Wines, New York Times , 2/5). About 3,000 Zimbabweans die of AIDS-related diseases each... Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Vital Facts About HIV Home Test Kits

...lead people to choose home testing kits to find out if they are infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which causes AIDS. It is important that consumers know there is only one product currently approved by FDA and legally sold in the... Read more »
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At Home HIV Testing Kits

Posted by nuthugger24, 2 Replies
...something about it on the internet before. One thing is when its delivered to me will the person delivering it know its a HIV test kit? I dont want anyone to know so that may be a problem. I wonder if they are easy to use? Anyway, anyone with any... Read more »

HomeAccess HIV-1 Kit

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I was test negative after 18 weeks exposure by HomeAccess HIV-1. Anyone know what generation of HIV-1 test kit is. I was told it's gen one. Is 18 weeks conclusive for gen one test? Read more »

HIV/AIDS & The Delivery of Bad News - A Research S

Posted by Dolbylife, 2 Replies
...HIV/AIDS & The Delivery of Bad News - A Research Study https://www.surveymonkey.com/had A few years ago, when I was 24 yrs old, Read more »

Home Testing Kits?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I found an online site http://www.htkits.com/ that claims their home testing kits for HIV is 99% accurate. Is there any truth to this? Can I trust those results? Read more »