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Montana State Law On HIV

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Laws of Disclosure (DISCLOSURE LAWS, 2010) (CRIMINALIZATION OF HIV 2010)

Hey Dr. Bob,It's great to see you've been doing this forum for all these years. Exactly how long have you been doing this. Anyway, keep up the fantastic work. Now to why I'm writting to you. No concerns nor worries here but just a bit of curiousity....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello C,How long have I been doing this? Oh Lordy, since the last millennium, I think.As for HIV disclosure laws, they vary from state to state. California has a "Willful Exposure" law, which makes it a felony (punishable Read more »

Americans can't get HIV drugs?

Hey Doc,I just heard on talk radio that some Americans can't get HIV drugs even when they really need them. That can't be true is it? If so it's shameful!Used to be Bush supporter, but not any more-guy!
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Bush supporter, but not any more-guy,Yes, it is both shameful and true. Despite billions being wasted in Iraq, the number of HIV-positive Americans who have no access to life-sustaining antiretroviral drugs continues to grow. Nearly 600 HIVers in... Read more »

HIV/AIDS Fight Remains High Priority for United States?

Hi Dr.Take a look to this statement http://www.america.gov/st/health-english/2007/May/20070522175313atiayduj0.4688532.html and tell us what do you think about it, is it true? I think that we are lossing the battle against VIH/AIDS, but then I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...lives in jeopardy. How does one judge a policy that sustains lives by providing treatment to some, but then promotes increased HIV-infection rates (and ultimately increased HIV/AIDS deaths) by insisting on policies that sabotage prevention? Under... Read more »

Not Alone Anymore In Montana

Forgive me if this is not the proper place to post but I wanted to get in touch with "Alone in Montana" ASAP.You are not alone! There are many other people in the state who are +. It's just we are all spread throughout the state. I have a non profit...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
...site, I too was moved by the post to my forum entitled "Alone in Montana". Your site looks legitimate. Hope this helps the HIV positive folks in the Big Sky state. yours, BD Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Montana Reports Increase in HIV Diagnoses

... There have been 19 new cases of HIV diagnosed in Montana since the beginning of the year, whereas the state usually has an average of about 20 newly diagnosed cases Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Montana Reports Increase in HIV Diagnoses

... Nineteen new HIV cases have been reported in Montana so far this year, according to the state Department of Public Health and Human Services. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Montana, Oregon State Ballots to Include Measures Concerning Use, Possession of Marijuana for Medical Purposes

...Montana and Oregon legalizing the use or possession of the drug for medical purposes by patients, such as those living with HIV/AIDS or cancer, USA Today reports. In Montana, a ballot initiative that would approve the use of marijuana by... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Montana: AIDS Medication Funds Stretched

...receive medicines through the state's AIDS Drug Assistance Program. Tough economic times have increased the number of those with HIV/AIDS seeking help from ADAP, but federal Ryan White funding of the program has remained level. Most of the... Read more »
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Growing?

Posted by Survivor
... My friend Susan Howe, a 60-year-old preachers daughter, became an AIDS activist ten years ago, after she was infected with HIV in a rape. When I asked Susan, who often tells me of the great spiritual support she got from others when she became... Read more »

SOMEBODY PLEASE RESPOND

Posted by SCARED2DEATH, 5 Replies
...post-exposure prophylaxis regimen for a high risk exposure. (Zerit, Viramune and Videx, 14 days) I know the regimen, I work in HIV. Couldn't take a chance. So then I did the regimen, and approximately a week after the last exposure, developed a... Read more »

Hiv testing

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
...Hi. I have read many posts in which people describe my current problems. I have had Lots of signs of Hiv but continue to test neg even after eleven months. My Doctor tells me it can take as long as ten years to develop enough antibodies Read more »

Job at the BABES Network

Posted by Anonymous
...agencies, BABES, Seattle Treatment Education Project (STEP) and the AIDS Clinical Trials Unit (ACTU) to provide information about HIV and it's treatments to women living with HIV throughout the state of Washington. The goal of the Peer Treatment... Read more »