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Teaching english in Asia: entry, insurance and contacts

Hi,Firstly, thank you so much for providing this resource. This is my first question, but I have been reading avidly for a long time.I'm Amy, a Positive gal from Australia, diagnosed at 16, now 22. I'm on meds but haven't been sick...
Nancy Breuer

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WorkPositive, Inc.
Dear Amy, Contratulations! on your degree, your job offers and your great attitude. I, too, hope you'll be well for a long, long time. My colleague on this site, Lynn Franzoi, has done some insurance research and passed along her findings to me... Read more »


Dear Doctor RobertI'm a 32 year old Brazilian hiv positiv male living in London. After 5 years... Read more »


U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: Federal Judge Defers Ruling on Inmate's HIV Care Lawsuit

On Wednesday, US District Judge Alan Gold deferred ruling on a civil case that alleges the Broward Sheriff's Office and its prison health care provider refused to provide HIV treatment to a former inmate. Attorneys for Richard Hardwick of Deerfield... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Canada: Advocate Advises Against Passing Judgement After HIV Warning in New Brunswick

Referring to public reaction over news that a New Brunswick resident has tested HIV-positive and admitted to being a frequent user of a Web site that facilitates anonymous sexual encounters, Deby Warren, executive director of AIDS Moncton, said a... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

The HIV Entry Ban: What's Next?

Nancy Ordover, Ph.D., has served on the International Task Team on HIV-Related Travel Restrictions, convened by UNAIDS and concerned with issues relating to the human rights, public health, and economic impact of HIV entry bars on immigrants,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Delayed Entry Into HIV Medical Care After HIV Diagnosis: Risk Factors and Research Methods

"Timely linkage to HIV medical care has the potential to improve individual health outcomes and prevent secondary HIV transmission," though recent research found study design affected estimates of delayed care entry, the authors noted. For example,... Read more »
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Entry into the US if HIV+

Posted by ScotCharles, 2 Replies
Amazingly, there is something that prevents people who self-disclose their HIV status from entering the US. I have never been asked this question since I hold both US and British passports and have a French work permit. So who am I to talk?

What is... Read more »

Insurance for Maryland Individuals with AIDS/HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
It is tough to find an insurance company that will insure a person with tough health issues.

I represent a company that will insure without asking any embarrassing medical questions.

The insurance is available for individuals aged 40 - 80 in the... Read more »

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 »

medical treatment, insurance, etc

Posted by NicoleRose
Hi everyone! I've been a member of this board for years now. I've been on here for support, information and education.
I am writing a paper for English - the topic I was assigned was to write a persuasive essay on whether or not the US should provide... Read more »