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Discrimination And Hiv

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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
...Unfortunately 26 years into this pandemic, there really isn't any justification for ignorance or irrational fear pertaining to HIV/AIDS! John Howard is a lot like Bush, except Dubya (AKA The Shrub or King George the W) is even dumber! Wanna... Read more »

Discrimination against HIV+ medical student

Hello Dr Bob, I am a third year medical student who recently found out I was HIV+. I stupidly... 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

About 75% of People in Rwanda Who Have Experienced Discrimination Are HIV-Positive, Survey Finds

...Disease Control and Prevention . --> Reprinted with permission from kaisernetwork.org . You can view the entire Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, or sign up for email delivery at www.kaisernetwork.org/dailyreports/hiv .... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Nigerian Labor Minister Says Government Will Not Tolerate Discrimination Against HIV-Positive Workers

... Nigerian Labor Minister Hassan Muhammad Lawal on Monday at the Africa-Middle East Regional HIV/AIDS and Wellness Conference said his country's government would not tolerate discrimination against HIV-positive workers, Nigeria's Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kenya Government Drafts Law to End Discrimination Against HIV/AIDS Sufferers

...The Kenyan government has drafted a law outlawing discrimination against people with HIV/AIDS, a junior minister said today. "The draft will make it a criminal offense to discriminate against anyone on the basis of their Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Cases of Discrimination Against HIV-Positive Children Discovered in U.K., Group Says

... HIV-positive children throughout the United Kingdom are being turned away and excluded from primary and secondary schools, which Read more »
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UNITED STATES DISCRIMINATES AGAINST HIV+ PEOPLE

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...friends or to vacation. I have been unable to submit abstracts for conferences and unable to accept invitations to participate at HIV/AIDS events held in the United States. This problem plagues many HIV+ people forcing them to lie to immigration... 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 Read more »

HIV/AIDS Stigma and Discrimination

Posted by bradford
...HIV/AIDS-Stigma and Discrimination by Bradford McIntyre Individuals should not have to suffer all losses due to illness! Men, women Read more »

Discrimination

Posted by Pitonus
...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 could answer a few questions on that... Read more »