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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...of rapid tests varies by city. Some testing locations in California charge for this type of test, but there are many locations that will provide the test for free. For testing locations, you can call the California HIV/AIDS Hotline at 1-800-367-AIDS or you can do your own referral search by visiting www.aidshotline.org . Window Period The "window period" is the time it takes for a person who has been infected with HIV to react to the...
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Different Stories from Doctor and HIV Hotline

Dear Mr. Kull,Last April I performed oral sex on a female prostitute. The risk I thought was low but after 12 weeks I tested and was negative. In September I developed a swollen gland in my neck and groin. The only possible exposure since my test...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...accurate). Many experts agree--including those at the New York City Department of Health and the Gay Men's Health Crisis--that testing at three months is sufficient. The CDC sometimes suggests that people get tested at six months to rule out the... Read more »

Does Saliva Really Kill HIV? CDC hotline is confusing me! PLEASE PLEASE DR. BOB

Dr. Bob:ive read many of your postings which have been extremely helpful and educational.i was struck by two postings that discussed exposure to pre-cum when performing oral sex, and that there are chemicals in saliva that can kill hiv. now i know...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,My claims about extremely low HIV transmission risk are based on the results of recently reported scientific epidemiological studies. Yes, we know there are components Read more »

Broken condom, central Africa, symptoms, early testing. Hotline?

Dear Dr. Kull,you site is very helpful, but is there a hotline that you can recommend where I can get answers to my questions? Thank you so much.I really need your help, please. I am going absolutely crazy, cannot function or sleep. I have...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has a helpful hotline to answer HIV-related questions:CDC National AIDS Hotline: 1.800.232.4636 (English, Spanish and TTY)Have you seen a doctor about Read more »

HIV/AIDS counseling/counseling referrals?

What is the 800 National Hotline for HIV/AIDS counseling/counseling referrals for straight as well as gay individuals? The one listed in my Internet search was for the CDC, and they do not provide this counseling inforamtion. Thanks.
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...The CDC National AIDS Hotline (1-800-342-AIDS) does not provide counseling, but it does provide information on where to go for HIV testing and counseling. Read more »
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Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

What Services Can an HIV/AIDS Hotline Provide?

... Want to talk to someone about HIV/AIDS prevention or treatment? A hotline is a great way to go. Some hotlines provide information about HIV transmission, symptoms, testing, etc. Others provide treatment Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Testing

...Health office, or at your doctor's office. Test results are usually available within two weeks. In the US, call the National AIDS Hotline, (800) 342-2437. The most common HIV test is a blood test. Newer tests can detect HIV antibodies in mouth... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ethiopians Clamor to Call Country's First Toll-Free AIDS Hotline

...A new toll-free hotline set up to provide Ethiopians with HIV/AIDS information has been flooded with calls since it began last week, officials said today. Read more »
The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...testing process -- from start to finish. To find a testing location near you, go to www.hivtest.org . The CDC's National AIDS Hotline at 1-800-CDC-INFO (232-4636) is available to answer questions about HIV testing and refer you to testing sites... Read more »
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NYS HIV/AIDS Hotlines

Posted by Anonymous
...If someone want to hear about the three month window period can call NYS HIV/AIDS HOTLINES and they can explain the window and why you can trust your test at 3 month and maybe give you all a number how many that are Read more »

Rapid Test Chicago IL

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Does anyone know locations in Chicago that offer Rapid Tests??? Or is there a website that lists clinics that offer rapid tests? Thanks. Read more »

NYS HIV/AIDS Hotlines

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...diseases like Lupus, suppressive therapy for cancer or organ transplants, chronic substance (drugs) users. Regards, NYS HIV/AIDS Hotlines Read more »

HIV hotlines

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Can someone tell me why hotline counselors are the scariest people on the planet. I called the nyc hotline and told the lady that I recieved oral sex with a Read more »