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Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesHIV transmission through exposure to blood primarily occurs through sharing injection needles for drug use. It also occurs in healthcare settings, but is uncommon. There is no evidence of transmission through casual contact (contact that... Read more »
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pregnanat healtcare worker purposely pricked herself w/needle and now demands i take an hiv test and is getting workers compI am HIV negative as of one year ago and am celibate so no reason to have a great fear of carrying... Read more »
Utah Law Requiring HIV Tests for Convicted Sex Workers, Solicitors Fails to Slow Spread of HIV Because It Is Not Enforced, Editorial SaysA Utah state law that requires convicted commercial sex workers and solicitors of commercial sex to be tested for HIV and makes sex work and solicitation a "felony offense for repeat offenders who were aware they had tested positive for HIV" could... Read more »
HIV Advocates, Sex Workers in India Call for Passage of Bill Aimed at Reducing HIV/AIDS-Related Stigma, DiscriminationMore than 200 HIV advocates, people living with HIV/AIDS and commercial sex workers rallied in the Indian city of Pune on Thursday, calling for the passage of a bill that aims to reduce HIV/AIDS-related stigma and discrimination, India's Daily News... Read more »
Chinese Health Officials, UNAIDS Pledge to Fight HIV-Associated Stigma, Discrimination; Reduce Spread of HIV Among Migrant WorkersChinese health officials and UNAIDS on Sunday pledged to fight HIV-associated stigma and discrimination by displaying a large red ribbon, an international symbol of HIV/AIDS awareness, at the Olympic Bird's Nest stadium in Beijing, AP/Google.com ... Read more »
I-161: Experience of Health-Care Workers (HCWs) Taking Postexposure Prophylaxis (PEP) after Occupational HIV Exposures: Findings of the HIV PEP RegistryThe HIV PEP Registry was established by the CDC after the US Public Health Service first recommended in 1996 the use of combination antiretroviral therapy as prophylaxis immediately following certain occupational HIV exposures, in an effort to... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesEx-Lab Worker Questions HIV Test Results
By FOSTER KLUG, Associated Press writer
BALTIMORE - Thousands of patients could have received questionable HIV (news - web sites) test results not just hundreds, as hospital officials have suggested,... Read more »
Posted by formerroxanne, 1 ReplyI worked as Sex Worker on a casual basis from 2007 to early 2012 and have vowed to discontinue all sex work. (Yes, this is a I have left prostitution as well as a I was HIV Indeterminate piece.)
This piece, as well as touching on the waiting time... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousJohn XXIII AIDS Ministry
Outreach Worker / HIV Counselor and Tester in Salinas, California
The AACT Program (African-American Counseling and Testing) Coordinator will be in charge of identifying and HIV testing high-risk African-Americans. This... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply95 percent of hiv cases are dectectable withen 8 weeks.
50 percent after 4 weeks.
It doesnt matter what test is used after 6 weeks.
This is what she told me and now all kinds of legitimate literture is on the net saying the same thing. Read more »
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