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Disclosure Of Hiv Status

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Disclosure of HIV status

I was diagnosed with HIV a year ago and am applying for my residency training in family medicine through the Canadian matching program this year. I will be started soon on HIV meds, my CD4 counts being 230 and vl 69,000. My HIV specialist tells me...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...provincial college and condition that you have that could affect your ability to practice medicine in a safe and effective manner. HIV infection is one such condition. With the college, you would work through what you are able and not able to do... Read more »

Hot to tell others of HIV status (DISCLOSURE, 2009)

Dr. Bob, I have been told I am HIV positive with a cd4 count of 569. I do not kow how to tell my... Read more »

Disclosure of HIV +ve status

...unprecedented case as the law is cut and dried about non-disclosure of HIV status and... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Michigan: Release of Lansing Sex Sting Police Report Raises Concerns About Disclosure of HIV Status

...any sexual penetration, however slight. The accused is not charged of violating this law, or any other criminal law requiring disclosure of HIV status in public records. State law makes unauthorized disclosure of person's HIV status a crime. Such... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sexual Behaviour, Condom Use, and Disclosure of HIV Status in HIV Infected Heterosexual Individuals Attending an Inner London HIV Clinic

...prevention work with HIV patients. The researchers undertook the current study to determine the sexual behavior, condom use, and disclosure of HIV status among HIV-infected heterosexuals attending an HIV clinic in inner-city London. The... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Disclosure of HIV Status to Sex Partners and Sexual Risk Behaviors Among HIV-Positive Men and Women, Cape Town, South Africa

... "The HIV epidemic continues to amplify in southern Africa and there is a growing need for HIV prevention interventions among people who Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Miami Herald Examines Issues Surrounding HIV Status Disclosure Among MSM

...MSM community toward HIV-positive MSM is not discussed widely, according to the Herald . This stigma often leads to a fear of disclosure among HIV-positive MSM, which can contribute to high-risk sexual activity and the spread of HIV. Spencer... Read more »
Connect With Others

Help! Pretty stressed here.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi - does anyone know if a person with Department of Justice clearance can find out the HIV status of potential employees? I found a job that I like, but the boss has DOJ clearance from previous work and said how he Read more »

Tested Poz Yesterday

Posted by pozdad, 5 Replies
Hi all... never used one of these before... I just tested positive yesterday. I have a host of emotions flooding me right now.. blame.. (mostly myself).. fear (what is going to happen to me?)... my health (I am working with my doctor to find a... Read more »

HIV Disclosure in the Military

Posted by TheConversation, 2 Replies
...about being gay in the Military. I would like to know who all is having issues, fears, doubts, whatever about disclosing their HIV status in the Military. I've copied a general email I send out to interested organizations and individuals below:... Read more »

Under 25 and HIV+

Posted by LadyReign
...their realities of living with HIV/AIDS. We hope for the opportunity to share your thoughts on issues such as living with HIV, disclosure of status to family and friends, housing, coping with emotional and mental struggles associated with living... Read more »