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Can People With Hiv Work

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should people with HIV work?

Should health care workers who are infected with HIV be restricted to certain duties or not be allowed to work at all? Is this fair?
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
...It is not uncommon for health care workers who are infected with HIV to be restricted from performing certain invasive procedures, but that is very different from not Read more »

can a HIV + person work in the medical feild

hi there had a big question. I am 30yr old and i have been positive for like 4 months now. doing... Read more »

workers perception if working with a individual that has aids

what are the frequently ask questions about aids in the workplace Read more »
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Project Inform

HIV Health Care Access Working Group Action Alert: Tell Congress to Make Health Care Reform Work for People With HIV/AIDS

...needed to both of your Senators. Call your two United States Senators in their Washington, DC office. Ask to speak to the staff person who handles HIV and health care issues. You might get their voicemail, or you might speak to them in person.... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Tell Congress to Make Health Care Reform Work for People With HIV/AIDS!

...with HIV and AIDS. How you can help: CALL your two U.S. Senators in their Washington, DC office. Ask to speak to the staff person who handles HIV and health care issues. You might get their voicemail, or you might speak to them in person.... Read more »
Haworth Press

Getting Started: Basic Skills for Effective Social Work with People with HIV and AIDS

... Website: http://www.haworthpressinc.com Contents Getting Started: Basic Skills for Effective Social Work with People with HIV and AIDS Why Do This? Statement of the Problem/Issues AIDS Work Is the Cutting Edge of... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

WFP, UNAIDS Work to Improve Nutritional Support Available for People Living With HIV/AIDS

...to make their treatment as effective as possible." "The purpose in the first couple of weeks and months is to make the person as healthy as possible," Bloem said. "So, you need what we call the most nutrient dense food affordable and... Read more »
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working with hiv positive person

Posted by work35, 1 Reply
...part of me feels like although i am sorry for his sickness i should not have to feel uncomfortable at work.. i am very paraniod person and it's not fair to me.. please help ,anyone who has any info/advice... I don't want to quit because I think... Read more »

HIV+ and working in academia

Posted by kuanRC, 6 Replies
...I'm looking to connect with anyone who has experience as an HIV+ person working on faculty, as a researcher or graduate student in academia. I'm a PhD student in an extremely competitive program at Read more »

Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...was not faithful! Abstinence is a choice but with that comes the need to recognize the importance of using a condom once the person chooses to become active sexually. Individuals who choose abstinence are often infected with HIV because they do... Read more »

Can you work full time through life with hiv/aids?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...with my doctors and read about the prognosis of hiv this day and age and can live a fairly normal life. But also read about people on disability and not working. So what I need to know is the truth. Am I going to be able to work full time... Read more »