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Obama's Healthcare Reform Act Of 2010 And HIV/AIDS

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Get the Facts
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

... The HIV epidemic is a serious threat to the Hispanic/Latino community. While Hispanics/Latinos 1 represented approximately 15% of the United States (US) population in 2006, they accounted for 17% of new HIV infections in the 50 states
Ask the Experts

How will Medicare and Health Care Reform effect HIV + people

I am very worried about the effect the new health care reform will be for people with HIV and AIDS. I am on Cobra and also now disabled from AIDS complications. I will not be eligible for Medicare till 2011 though. When Cobra is over in June 2010, I...
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
...It is really too soon to sya. The healthcare reform bills change almost daily. I anticipate that as we get closer to the end of the month we will have a clearer view. Read more »

HEALTH CARE REFORM, WON'T IT BE BAD FOR HIV POSITIVE PEOPLE?

Dr. Bob,Why are you pushing Obama's health care reform? They are going to take over medical care, cut care to elderly folks like grandmothers and have panels to decide who lives and dies. I'm sure they will cut care to those of us with HIV cause it...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Zelda,Health care reform will not throw your granny off a cliff, nor will it cut off care to HIVers! In many ways we already have health care rationing Read more »

HIV/AIDS (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2010)

Can two HIV negative men develop HIV/AIDS from having unprotected sex with each other?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...had unprotected anl sex neither of us have aids or HIV and i we are in a monogomus relationship. what are my chances of contacted the HIV virusResponse from Dr. FrascinoHello,Can two HIV-negative people contract HIV/AIDS from having unprotected... Read more »

doubt abt hiv (CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF HIV/AIDS, 2010) (PILLOW POUNDING, PILLOW HUMPING, 2010)

dear dr i made a sex toy by making hole in pillow..and having sex really..when i think abt 2 masturbate.i m using this sex toy..some times my semen enters into the pillow..and i dont mind it..does this practise leads to hiv infection? i have...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...is not transmitted. It appears you have much to learn.Good luck.Dr. BobExperimenting with Masturbation (CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF HIV/AIDS, 2009) (PILLOW POUNDING, PILLOW HUMPING, 2009) Nov 21, 2009Hello doc i find it uncomfortable to masturbate... Read more »
Articles
Black AIDS Institute

Will Health-Care Reform Bring Help to People Living With AIDS?

... Donna Willis, 38, a single mother with three children, has lived with HIV for five years. She eagerly waited for the historic health-reform bill to be signed into legislation. "I have some coverage on Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

New State of AIDS in Black America Report Recommends Full Implementation and Scale Up of Health Care Reform and National HIV/AIDS Strategy

...agencies, and Congress need to get behind the implementation of the strategy." The report calls for implementation and scale up of health care reform. "The elimination of pre-existing conditions, lifting of lifetime and annual spending caps on... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

10 Questions Answered: How Health Reform Affects People Living With HIV/AIDS

...Protection and Affordable Care Act -- aka health-care reform -- into law, you may wonder how it will affect people living with HIV/AIDS. When can the uninsured finally obtain the health insurance they need? Will the changes affect access to... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

A User's Guide to Health Care Reform

... Introduction What's in It for People With HIV/AIDS? Overarching Approach to Health Care Reform The Role of Medicaid Consumer Protections Affordability The Exchange Public Option The Role of Ryan White Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV/AIDS Year in Review: Looking Back on 2010

Posted by bartleby
...So much has happened this past year. We're rolling out end-of-the-year reviews . So check it out! You'll find: Top HIV/AIDS Clinical Developments of 2010 The Buzz Factor: Most Talked-About Stories on TheBody.com in 2010 and you can even... Read more »

Come on lets vote for HIV/AIDS funding please

Posted by new2this2010, 1 Reply
...This is an opportunity to do something! Why not take a few minutes to try and help get funding for HIV/AIDS. If you can post everything else on here, then you can take a minute to vote each week for funding that may help us all one day. Read more »

Great resource for HIV/AIDS and ADA

Posted by ScotCharles, 1 Reply
...http://www.jan.wvu.edu/media/aids.htm This site has a somewhat helpful booklet that includes some suggestions on reasonable accomodations for people with HIV/AIDS. Some of the accomodations are silly, and some are very good indeed. The... Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
...http://www.thebody.com/workplace.html Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »