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Do Hiv Aids Patients Get Special Considerations At Hospital

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Ask the Experts


First I'd like to say your website is Godsend!Second, my daughter bought a few outfits at the mall, she pulled one of the pants out and noticed there was some redish stain. If it was blood from an HIV infected person, would this pose a risk? She...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...there is no such thing as "Partially Blown AIDS." I'm delighted you are caring for your brother in his time of need. I wish all AIDS patients had loving family members to care for them and love them. Your fears about transmission are unwarranted.... Read more »

Concerns Careing from HIV patient (CARING FOR AN HIV/AIDS PATIENT AT HOME)

I recently started caring from my brother who has Full blown AIDS with Cryptococcus meningitis. I... Read more »

Still skeptical about Aethelon Medical Hemopurifier?? (HEMOPURIFIER, 2010)

Dr. FranscinoI have read the previous Q&A on Hemopurifier devices that have been purported to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

UN Concerned About Malawi's Rising Deaths of AIDS Patients on ARVs

...treatment. In the past two years, impoverished Malawi has increased free antiretroviral (ARV) therapy access from about 4,000 HIV/AIDS patients to about 70,000 patients. But public hospitals are seeing a mortality rate of 11 percent among... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Chinese Farmers With HIV/AIDS Threatened With Tear Gas After Protest for Medical Files

... On Nov. 21 in Beijing, authorities roughed up and detained 15 AIDS patients from Henan province -- the epicenter of a state-sanctioned, blood-buying scandal in the 1990s -- who were demanding better medical Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

The Feminization of an Epidemic

...Clearly, the rising rates of HIV infection in women and the disproportionate impact on women of color in this country require special attention. Women May Be Unaware of Their Risks for HIV Infection In order to prevent new HIV infection in... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Liver if You Have HIV/AIDS

...buildup of fat in and around the liver and liver inflammation. This condition is more common in HIV-positive women than men, especially pregnant or obese women. NNRTIs, especially Viramune (nevirapine), are associated with liver problems.... Read more »
Connect With Others

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 »

Boon for HIV & AIDS patients - Yoga Pranayama ....

Posted by akumar, 1 Reply
...Boon for HIV & AIDS patients - Yoga & Pranayama - Swami Ramdev From: akumar My dear Brothers & Sisters, Re: Great ancient Indian science "Yoga Read more »

AIDS Patients Face Downside of Living Longer

Posted by ScotCharles
...reach late middle age. There have been only small, inconclusive studies on the causes of aging-related health problems among AIDS patients. Without definitive research, which has just begun, that second wave of suffering could be a... Read more »

Kaiser Permanent Southern California Insurance

Posted by TwinsDad, 2 Replies
Hello, I have Kaiser Permanente Insurance and I was wondering if you guys have some type of experience with them regarding HIV treatement. Do they cover all the medicines or treatment? Should I get a different insurance? Please let me know. I am... Read more »