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Discrimination Against Hiv Patients

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Australian PM discriminates HIV Patients

Dear Dr. Bob,What do you think about this latest news report about John Howard, the Aussie PM. I have pasted the link here : http://www.cnn.com/2007/WORLD/asiapcf/04/13/aidsaustralia.ap/index.htmlIs this man worthy of being the PM of a civilized...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi Sam,Most discrimination results from fear and ignorance. Unfortunately 26 years into this pandemic, there really isn't any justification for ignorance Read more »

should aids patient patient be discriminated?

tittle:aidsquestion:do you think that aids patient should be discriminate from society? Read more »

My HIV MD discriminates because of my weight

I will like to first tell you about myself, I am 47, male and was diagnosed with AIDS a little over... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

China's Ministry of Health to Introduce Policies, Measures to Decrease Discrimination Against Patients Living With HIV/AIDS at Hospitals

...control bureau under the Ministry of Health, during a forum on Wednesday, "vowed ... to introduce policies and measures to curb discrimination against people with HIV/AIDS at medical institutions to safeguard patients' right to treatment," ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Aid Group Urges Ukraine to Combat Discrimination Against HIV/AIDS Patients

... On Thursday, Doctors Without Borders (DWB) urged Ukraine to combat the prejudice and discrimination HIV/AIDS patients face in the ex-Soviet republic, which has one of the highest infection rates in Eastern Europe. Official government figures show Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Zanzibar President Slams Discrimination Against HIV/AIDS Patients

...Zanzibar President Abeid Amani Karume has denounced discrimination against people with HIV/AIDS and their families, according to the local newspaper Guardian . In a meeting with members of the Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

China: UNDP, Company Launch Yao Ming, Magic Johnson TV Ad to Fight Discrimination Against HIV/AIDS Patients

...Media will collaborate to promote a TV commercial that aims to increase AIDS awareness and discourage discrimination against patients. The 30-second public service announcement, which features NBA star Yao Ming and Los Angeles Lakers legend Magic... Read more »
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AIDS patient eradicted of HIV virus?

Posted by Mike89406, 4 Replies
Very interesting read while he went through some hardships doing this it sounds like the opening of a possible new door to treatment. The guy hasn't been on Meds for 600 days after a bone marrow transplant. ... Read more »

Seeking insight into living w/ HIV; not HIV+

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...what is it like to live with HIV/AIDS, as well as learn how I as a future healthcare provider can better accomodate HIV/AIDS patients in the healthcare setting. I also hope to educate others and decrease the discrimination that HIV/AIDS patients... Read more »

Discrimination

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi guys, I'm doing a senior thesis, my topic is discrimination against people with AIDS and HIV and I really need to talk to someone who had any negative experience.I do not need any personal Read more »

Drug Holidays may be over for HIV patients.

Posted by sunkyst, 3 Replies
...Good article on a new study about HIV drug holidays. http://abcnews.go.com/Health/ReproductiveHealth/story?id=2687714&page=1&CMP=OTC-RSSFeeds0312 Read more »