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Countries Who Require Hiv Tests For Working Visa

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

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Taking Residence in United Arab Emirates for work

HI, I am thinking about taking employment in the United Arab Emirates for work. As part of their government medical exam for residency they require a HIV test. If I am undetectable would I pass this exam?Any other information you might have on...
Renslow Sherer, M.D.

Response from Renslow Sherer, M.D.

University of Chicago Hospitals
...be avoid the UAE and all of these hassles. I urge you to talk to your current doctor and to seek assistance in your current country from HIV advocacy groups. Read more »

In a foreign country and need advice...

HelloThank you for your advice you are a legend and although i have seen many posts like mine there is a little twist in my situation.20 Days ago i had unprotected sex with an African female sex worker in a prominent Middle eastern country. I have...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...for STDs, including HIV. Your symptoms are not suggestive of or worrisome for HIV acute retroviral syndrome (ARS).Regarding HIV testing, PCR testing is not recommended for routine HIV screening, due to the rate of false positives, other technical... Read more »

Immigration laws in the USA relating to HIV

Dear Sowadsky,If a non US citizen living in USA with visa and work permission takes an HIV test in US and then baad enogh should test positive can the person alos be forced to leave US based on the HIV status? Second if a person needs to extend the...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Body.Let me also point out that for other countries, laws regarding immigration and HIV status can vary significantly from one country to another. If you are HIV positive, and/or if you plan to spend time in another country (especially if you... Read more »

Graduate Hiv +

Where can i find a job with my status, i am working now but i want to work in overseas the requirement is medical test, HIV included.
Lynne Gabriel

Response from Lynne Gabriel

WorkPositive, Inc.
...I'm not sure I understand your question. Are you in the United States now and seeking employment in another country? Please be more specific with your question and I will try and give you an answer.Lynne Gabriel Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Also In Global Health News: HIV-Positive Students In Taiwan; U. K. Commitment To Zimbabwe; Scientists Discover Faster, Cheaper HIV Test, How Schistosomiasis Drug Works; Africa's Male Circumcision Programs

...an additional $8 million for food security and educational textbooks (Gonda, SW Radio Africa, 6/24). "Fast, Inexpensive" HIV Test Could Be Used to Test Babies During Their First Year An HIV test that uses dried blood samples is "fast,... Read more »
U.S. Department of State

HIV Testing Requirements for Entry Into Foreign Countries

...foreign citizens (workers, family, etc.) applying for residence permits must submit locally performed medical exams, including HIV tests. Anyone who tested positive is immediately deported. No Belarus All persons staying... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Lesotho's Health Minister to Announce Plan for Universal HIV Testing in Country

... Lesotho's Health Minister Motloheloa Phooko said at a recent press conference that he will try to implement universal HIV testing in the country, adding that the government will soon "go door to door" to test people for the virus, the Boston... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Russia Considers Ending Mandatory HIV Testing for Foreigners Entering Country

...government officials have said they are considering replicating the U.S. measure, "an indication that Russia may end mandatory HIV tests for foreign residents," the Moscow Times reports. According to the Times , European Union countries... Read more »
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WHAT GOOD ARE HIV TEST IF THEY DON'T WORK!!

Posted by help290, 1 Reply
...though all this testing is I have been very ill with crazy symptoms and every time I go to the doctor he or she will run another HIV test on me it is not my choice. He also said that I was very vitamin D deficience. So if I am infected with HIV... Read more »

Think I might have hiv or other illness

Posted by VAmberwaves7, 2 Replies
My name is Vanessa I have been with my boyfriend for about a year and he is the only one I have been with without a condom he said he has been with girls without really been tested for stds or hiv. I have always been tested for hiv and stds of last... Read more »

TRAVELING ABROAD

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Does anyone know where I could find a listing of countries that may require an HIV test for entry as a tourist? Or what specific countries deny entry to individuals who are HIV positive? I read an article about this Read more »

Entry into the US if HIV+

Posted by ScotCharles, 2 Replies
...national applying for legal permanent residence (a green card) in the U.S. must undergo a medical examination which includes an HIV test. If the applicant tests positive, her/his application for legal permanent residence will be denied, unless... Read more »