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Precautions For HIV-Positive Traveler

Here's a taste of what has to offer on this topic:
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

On the Road With HIV: A Guide for Positive Travelers

Introduction Belize or Bust You and Your M.D. Getting Immunized Managing Your Meds HIV and International Travel Eat, Drink, and Be Merry Staying Healthy Abroad Medical Care and Insurance Happy Trails Selected Sources Introduction ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Indian Railways to Offer 50% Concession to HIV-Positive People Traveling to NACO Treatment Centers

Indian Railways on April 1 will begin offering 50% fare concessions to HIV-positive people traveling to specific National AIDS Control Organisation antiretroviral treatment centers, the Economic Times reports. The reduced fare will be... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Rules for HIV-Positive Travelers Raise Questions

The Department of Homeland Security is proposing new travel rules for HIV-positive foreign nationals visiting the United States on a short-term basis. The proposal, released Nov. 5, is open to public comment until Dec. 6. Current policy has for 20... Read more »
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Research on HIV and Travel Restrictions (ON THE ROAD WITH HIV) (TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS)

The other day I asked you to help me with sources for making a research on HIV related Travel restrictions but I coudn't see the answer. So Can you help me please if it is not something you can not display it on your website you can send it to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Aron,See below.Dr. BobTraveling Abroad for the HIV+Nov 14, 2007 Hi, Can you tell me where I can find a list of countries that bar HIV+ people from entering their country? I will like to travel abroad, but I've heard some countries will... Read more »


Dr. Frascino,I was wondering if you could answer this question: I have an opportunity to move to Argentina for 2 years in the next couple months. Specifically, Buenos Aires. I currently live in Cleveland, OH. I was wondering what you could tell me,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello O,Now let's see. Where would I like to live more, Cleveland, OH or Buenos Aires, Argentina?????? Cleveland or Buenos Aires???? Cleveland or Buenos Aires???? Knowing both cities well, it would take me exactly one tenth of a nanosecond to... Read more »

New Rules for HIV positive people travelling to the United States

Hey Dr. Bob,I heard the Bush Administration finally got around to changing the ban on HIV positive travelers wanting to come to the Unioted States. Is this too good to be true???Toby...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Dubya strikes again! Or should that be strikes out again?!?!The new rules for HIV-positive folks wishing to enter the U.S. are even worse than the old rules!People with HIV have been banned from entering the U.S. since 1987, but waivers are... Read more »

HIV Traveler

Hey Doc,I have read all of the links about international travel and HIV. Here's my question:I will be traveling to Hong Kong, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, and Tokyo this summer. According to information, Cambodia and Thailand will not admit...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Most countries do not stop HIV-positive travelers from visiting. Getting visas can be a problem for some countries, the U.S. for instance. I'll reprint some information below from HIV-positive travelers that may help.Bon voyage!Dr. BobHIV... Read more »
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traveling with hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Traveling with HIV

I got a new job where I will be traveling a little bit in Europe.
Of course I won't tell the airlines or customs that I have HIV
but I will be carrying medications. Does anyone have any
experience with this? Can they stop me and... Read more »

HIV Travel Restrictions

Posted by ScotCharles, 5 Replies

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Travelling with HIV

Posted by logopolis, 4 Replies
HI Guys,

Maybe not in the right forum to ask this question but here goes.

My partner and i are going on a cruise in August, both HIV+, and when looking to get the normal travel insurance began to think the 'standard' policy will be no good.

My partner... Read more »

Looking for experiences from HIV + travel to EU

Posted by deutschman, 2 Replies
First, thanks for looking at this post (and hopefully responding). I have known that I am HIV + for about 2 years and am finally feeling healthy again (CD 4 count is almost to 400). I'm regularly taking Atripla. Here's my concern. I would like to... Read more »