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Discrimination Against Hiv Positive People

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Discrimination of HIV-Positive People Widespread in South Korea, Official Says

A recent survey conducted by the Korea Federation for AIDS Prevention says that discrimination against HIV-positive people is widespread in South Korea, despite high levels of knowledge about HIV/AIDS, KFAP Director-General Kwoen Khan-woo said, the ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Indian State of Maharashtra to Adopt Workplace Policy Aimed at Reducing Discrimination Against HIV-Positive People

The western Indian state of Maharashtra on Dec. 1, World AIDS Day 2006, is expected to announce the country's first policy to reduce discrimination against HIV-positive people in the workplace, Reuters reports. The policy -- which will cover... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Jamaica Launches Ad Campaign Against Discrimination of HIV-Positive People

Jamaica has launched an advertising campaign to eliminate HIV/AIDS-related stigma, a problem that human rights advocates warn is hampering efforts to prevent the spread of the virus, the AP/CNN.com reports. The campaign -- funded in part by a $23... Read more »
Ask the Experts

don discriminate people from third world country

Hey Dr. Bob, This is Bishal from Nepal. I have written you more than 5 times already. Please don discriminate people from third world countries. I am sure u dont I have had unprotected incertive anal as well unprotected insertive oral sex about 4...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Bishal,If you know anything at all about me or this forum, you'll realize I do not discriminate. My advice to you is exactly the same as it has been to many others who placed themselves at risk for HIV, but are "too scared to go for... Read more »

What about the discrimination against women with positive HIV/AIDS?

Dear Ms. Breuer,I have recently come across this grate site, and having read couple of messages with your answers I have decided to ask you to help me if possible. The point is that I want to write my Term Paper about "Avoidance of...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
Dear Lela, There are indeed very good sites for information about discrimination against women with HIV. I suggest starting with a strong one and then following the links from that site. A good starting place is this Website--TheBody.com (click on... Read more »

Re: Don Discriminate the people from 3rd World Countires

Hey ! Dr. Bob... Guess what..I am going for my HIV test today.. I am kind of worried .. Please pray for me.. For your information, I had an unprotected insertive anal sex with the stranger ( guy who told me he was HIV negative) which lasted for just...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Thanks for the status report! Your HIV test is only four years and seven months overdue, but better late than never, eh? I'll send my best good-luck karma in your direction! Thanks for your willingness to help those in need (<A... Read more »

Gay/HIV+ Discrimination at Work

I have worked for the same company for nearly nine years, but am consistently denied promotion to senior level while others are so promoted in two years. I perform the specifications outlined in each review, which are always excellent except for...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
Yes, from your description, this does sound like discrimination. Before going outside the company for redress, I recommend scheduling an appointment with the director of HR and laying out the case just as you have laid it out for me. Ask what the... Read more »
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UNITED STATES DISCRIMINATES AGAINST HIV+ PEOPLE

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
UNITED STATES DISCRIMINATES AGAINST HIV+ PEOPLE

While nearly a million HIV+ American citizens enjoy the freedom to leave and travel outside their country, the United States government prohibits HIV+ individuals from other countries entry to the... Read more »

Why was there so much discrimination with Hiv?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
From the beginning to now there is general discrimination with hiv, and you do not see this with hepatitis C virus. I wonder exactly why and if it will ever end? Maybe this is because it's tied with homosexuality, but what are the other factors as... Read more »

Discrimination

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Anyone knows where there is no discrimination? The world is talikg about.......not to marginalize hiv positive people but wherever you go for visa, looking for job, bank for credit, insurance...etc any where except at the church maybe they will ask... Read more »

Discrimination

Posted by Pitonus
Hello! I was wondering if you could help me with something. I am writing the final project for a masters degree on Medical school in Croatia about discrimination of HIV positive people by health care employees and I would very much appreciate if you... Read more »