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Business Owner Insurance For People With Hiv

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divorce/small business owner/insurance

I am female, HIV+, in a troubled marriage and trying to plan for possible futures. I am considering starting a small business so I would have something of my own if we divorced, but wonder if that is an unreasonable avenue to investigate (as...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
You are so wise to be plannng for options. Before you allow a career decision this major to be entirely determined by your status, I recommend researching various insurance plans that insure small businesses. Some, as I understand it, will provide... Read more »

Small business owner wants to hire HIV+ employee, can I obtain insurance for him?

I am a small business owner and currently have myself and one other employee. I want to hire my... Read more »

Small Business Owner and HIV+

Within the past year I started a small business that covers myself and employees with a group... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Boston Technology Business Owner Makes $100 Million Donation to HIV/AIDS Vaccine Research

Phillip Ragon, founder of the database software company InterSystems, has made a $100 million dollar donation to create a Boston-based institute for HIV/AIDS vaccine research, the Boston Globe reports. The donation of $10 million annually for... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: Santa Cruz Campaign Brings Together Businesses and People With HIV/AIDS

BizAid for AIDS, a county-wide AIDS support program in Santa Cruz, Calif., provides a way for businesses to support people with HIV/AIDS. Scott Roseman, co-owner of the Santa Cruz AIDS Project (SCAP) and the New Leaf Community Markets, developed... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Loan Program for People With HIV Aims to "Overcome" Stigma, Encourage Business

A program organized by Thai Sen. Mechai Viravaidya to help HIV-positive people begin careers and "overcome social isolation" has given about 1,000 small, short-term loans to business partners in Thailand in the last two and a half years, Mechai said... Read more »
Fair Pricing Coalition

Health Insurance Marketplace Plans and People Living With HIV and/or Viral Hepatitis: The Success of the Affordable Care Act Requires Fair Drug Pricing and Access

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has the potential to vastly improve health care coverage in the United States. This is a welcome development for the Fair Pricing Coalition (FPC), which has consistently advocated for improved access to affordable... Read more »
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HIV+ Small Business Owner w/ Insurance Question

Posted by tmd6972, 2 Replies
I'm just curious if there are any other HIV+ small business owners out there that have dealt with insurance issues. We currently have BCBS and I'm covered for medical and presccription BUT it comes at the cost of our insurance for other employees... Read more »

Web Site owner goes to court to force 'troll' off

Posted by BabyPeanut, 3 Replies
This website: http://www.cleveland.com/tech/plaindealer/index.ssf?/base/business/104288693631280.xml

Has this story:

Web site owner goes to court to force 'troll' offline

01/18/03
Chris Seper
Plain Dealer Reporter

A local pest-control Web site is trying... Read more »

New Owners at The Body

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Dear Friends of TheBody.com and TheBodyPRO.com:

I want to be the first to tell you about an exciting development here that will allow us to expand the resources we've long been proud to be able to provide to the HIV community.

On Sept. 3, Body Health... Read more »

New Owners at The Body

Posted by TheBody
Dear Friends of TheBody.com and TheBodyPRO.com:

I want to be the first to tell you about an exciting development here that will allow us to expand the resources we've long been proud to be able to provide to the HIV community.

On Sept. 3, Body Health... Read more »