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Couples Hiv Counseling And Testing Intervention And Training

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AIDS InfoNet

Couples With Mixed HIV Status

...blood serum. "Serostatus" refers to whether someone has HIV infection or not. HIV isn't the first topic that comes up when most couples start dating. You may not know the HIV status of your partner. You might not even have been tested yourself. It can be very difficult to talk about HIV status. See Fact Sheet 204 for some ideas. What Are the Special Issues for Mixed Couples? People in mixed-status relationships face all the same...
Ask the Experts

Re:Re HIV and Disability

Hey Dr. Bob, no need to thank me for the last post! I'm always happy to do my part. By my calculations, you've given me way more minutes of smiles and laughter reading your columns than I've spent on the response to SSI-guy (and often there's some...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Professional Whore-In-Training,Hmm . . . it seems Sybil Trelawney's crystal ball is as cloudy as ever. Sorry about the gender-bending confusion. I'm still Read more »

CHILD SARING IN DISCORDANT COUPLES (PREGNANCYAND SPERM WASHING, POSITIVE MALE, NEGATIVE FEMALE, 2009)

I AM HIV POSITIVE, MY WIFE NEGATIVE; CAN WE HAVE CHILDREN WITH THE RISK OF INFECTING HER?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...to conceive a child. If both partners are positive, sperm washing also reduces the risk of cross-infection with a different strain of HIV.HIV is carried primarily in the seminal fluid rather than in the sperm itself. Sperm washing involves... Read more »

hiv counseling

how to counsel the pre and after testing hiv patients?
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...HIV testing is best accompanied by counseling to provide education about HIV and how it is transmitted. The testing process in the US is Read more »

magnetic Couple and child bearing (SPERM WASHING, PREGANACY),

the safest way for magnetic couple to bear childen.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...to conceive a child. If both partners are positive, sperm washing also reduces the risk of cross-infection with a different strain of HIV. HIV is carried primarily in the seminal fluid rather than in the sperm itself. Sperm washing involves... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Blog: Experts Debate HIV Counseling, Testing Among HIV-Discordant Couples

... A post on USAID's " Impact Blog " examines a debate on HIV counseling and testing "among couples in which only one of the two partners has HIV." On one side of the debate, researchers "argued that Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Efficacy of a Relationship-Based HIV/STD Prevention Program for Heterosexual Couples

...initiate and sustain condom use with long-term intimate partners. Couple counseling has been found to be efficacious in promoting HIV counseling and testing, as well as condom use. However, most of the studies that reached this finding were... Read more »
U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief

The U.S. Commitment to Global HIV/AIDS

...programs to care for people living with and affected by HIV/AIDS, including orphans and vulnerable children, and to provide HIV counseling and testing in a growing number of countries. Making a Difference: Funding The United States leads the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

National Institute of Mental Health Multisite Eban HIV/STD Prevention Intervention for African-American HIV Serodiscordant Couples

...supported as they learn to minimize the risks for themselves and each other. Moreover, the approach of engaging couples should be tested elsewhere in the United States and in other parts of the world, including sub-Saharan Africa, where sex-based... Read more »
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Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

is there any couple (male and female) HIV+

Posted by Unlucky2, 1 Reply
...i wouold like to find a couple that is HIV positive and both partners are Positiive i would like to know about your experience cause i need advise... my girlfriend Read more »

Couples counseling?

Posted by Carrie
...I'm just curious if anyone knows of counseling places that help with serodiscordant couples. I live in Minnesota and have contacted the Minnesota AIDS Project and they don't know of any. My boyfriend (poz) and I (neg) Read more »

Asian Pacific AIDS Intervention in Los Angeles

Posted by Anonymous
...The Asian Pacific AIDS Intervention in Los Angeles and Orance County is currently hiring for new postions. We have positions available for persons interested in Read more »