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Choosing an HIV Care Provider

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Death (HIV/AIDS A CHRONIC, NOT ALWAYS SO MANAGEABLE, CONDITION, 2010) ( HIV AND ACCELERATED AGING, 2010)

I think the p.c. word is morbidity . I recently had an argument with one of the very few friends iv disclosed to who stated , "people don't die from aids anymore". For whatever reason after 4 years despite three meds ( kaletra, truvada, instentra) I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...need to provide you with an update. Just as they were settling into their "new normal" life at the snazzy and stunningly lovely assisted living facility at Saratoga Retirement Community, my mother suffered a massive stroke. She occluded her left... Read more »

Re: Concerned Grandfather

Thank you Dr Bob. As far as I could see, in the dim light at night, the skin was intact but you know how young grandkids are - they touch this and that, and I am concerned he might have touched his eyes or dug his nose. I just hope everything is...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...full six pack of soda, but sometimes lack the plastic thingy to hold it all together.They moved into their new digs at a lovely assisted living retirement community a month ago. Dad's first shower in the new apartment was memorable, as the... Read more »

Concerned Grandfather

Dear Dr BobI was recently diagnosed with HIV, and my viral load has been quite high. I have just started to be on medication. I am worried about an incident that happened yesterday. I had scratched my hand and it bled a little without me knowing...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...full six pack of soda, but sometimes lack the plastic thingy to hold it all together.They moved into their new digs at a lovely assisted living retirement community a month ago. Dad's first shower in the new apartment was memorable, as the... Read more »

How do I find out about the HIV patient assistance program

My husband has facial lipoatropy and had the procedure done one time in miami while we lived there, we now live in ny freeport long island. To be exact can we find a doctor that can assist him in getting this services. Help is very depressed about...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...There are two agents approved for treatment of HIV-related facial lipoatrophy in the United States. Sculptra was approved over 5 years ago and here is a link to a website that Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Arizona: More Seniors Needing Assistance in Living With HIV

... Denial, stigma, and shame keep many older Americans from acknowledging their risk factors for HIV, according to Sun City physician Amardeep Sodhi. "There is no age barrier for this disease," said the infectious-disease specialist. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Lambda Legal Files Suit Against Assisted-Living Facility for Allegedly Discriminating Against HIV-Positive Resident

... Lambda Legal , a group that represents HIV-positive people, on Tuesday filed a law suit against the Fox Ridge assisted-living facility in North Little Rock, Ark., for allegedly Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Detroit Restores $100,000 in "Misplaced" Federal Grant Funds for HIV/AIDS Assisted-Living, Food Program

...Detroit Department of Human Services on Monday restored $100,000 in federal funding to Wellness House -- a not-for-profit HIV/AIDS organization that helps operate food and assisted-living programs for low-income, HIV-positive people -- after... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

California: West Hollywood Assisted Living Complex for HIV-Positive People Plans to Hire Additional Staff

...A West Hollywood, Calif., apartment complex for HIV-positive people plans to hire additional staff after a report by a New York consulting firm concluded that although the majority Read more »
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Choices

Posted by ScotCharles, 4 Replies
...Care Retirement Community, regulated by the State of California, that will buy us a continuum of care from retirement living to assisted living to hospice. As you can imagine, this option is rather expensive and requires both an entrance fee of... Read more »

Care home for people affected with HIV/AIDS

Posted by kel
...but her goes. I just recently moved to Phoenix AZ w/ my best freind (who is gay) and we found out that there are no care homes/assisted living facilities for the gay community here or for those affected by HIV/AIDS (people actually refuse to take... Read more »

Care Home for persons affected w/ HIV/AIDS

Posted by kel
...but her goes. I just recently moved to Phoenix AZ w/ my best freind (who is gay) and we found out that there are no care homes/assisted living facilities for the gay community here or for those affected by HIV/AIDS (people actually refuse to take... Read more »

Care Home for the gay community

Posted by kel
...but her goes. I just recently moved to Phoenix AZ w/ my best freind (who is gay) and we found out that there are no care homes/assisted living facilities for the gay community here or for those affected by HIV/AIDS (people actually refuse to take... Read more »