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Georgia Law On Barebacking And Hiv

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Georgia's Iv-Ig Aids Treatment

I am on the new treatment that is twice a week with no hiv/aids meds. It is called IV-Ig, I was told that savannah was the only place in Georgia to have medicare approve this. What are your feelings on this treatment, I get 150g on Tuesday and...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...IVIG is not generally used for the treatment of HIV. Previous studies failed to show any significant benefit in CD4 count or viral load, though perhaps a reduction in the frequency Read more »

HIV negative tops barebacking HIV positive bottoms.

This is not as much a question as it is a response to all of you men who are asking about the risks involved when a negative top TOPS a positive bottom. Transmission DOES occur! I know the risks are statistically lower than if the top was poz and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Thank you for writing in and reinforcing one of the many recurring themes I try to stress in this forum. Your real life experience of personally knowing three top guns who seroconverted as a consequence of barebacking hopefully will be a... Read more »

Laws of others disclosing your HIV status

If I have disclosed to another that I have been infected with HIV are there any laws to protect myself when this person is now telling others about my status? I live in Florida this person whom is disclosing my status lives in Georgia.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,No, there are no laws against someone telling the truth. See below.Dr. BobIs it ok for someone to tell people you have aids if you have not given them permission?May 15, 2009I have a friend that has notified several people in a club that we... Read more »

HIV Risk for bareback topping

Hi,I recently started dating a guy who's a nurse. I met him online. Things were going well until I saw his sex ads on Craigslist and I got suspicious. He told me he is HIV negative and disease free. He recently had an incident at work where blood...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...certainly should know better! Even if a dude strapped a lie detector to his Mr. Happy, I still wouldn't believe his report of his HIV negative status. Remember, one fifth of the over one million HIVers in the U.S. today have no idea they are... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Advocates in Georgia Discuss Need for Improved Outreach Efforts, Particularly Those for Blacks, Rural Residents, Young People

... HIV/AIDS advocates in Georgia have become concerned that "[o]ld messages geared to urban, white, gay men simply don't resonate with Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

College Students in Georgia Work as Peer Educators to Raise HIV/AIDS Awareness Among Blacks

...State University are being trained as peer educators in an effort to increase awareness about the disproportionate impact of HIV/AIDS on young blacks in the U.S., the Savannah Morning News reports. Since 2005, a grant from the Center for... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Georgia: Event to Focus on HIV/AIDS in African-American Community

... The Southwest Health District is hoping National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day on Feb. 7 will boost local outreach efforts. "The theme for this year's observance is 'HIV/AIDS Prevention Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Georgia: HIV/AIDS Tricky Subject in Faith Community

... More than two decades into the HIV/AIDS epidemic, the faith community continues to struggle with how to address the disease. "AIDS is so stigmatized that people Read more »
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Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Cost of Atripla

Posted by kaoticv, 1 Reply
...that Atripla costs close to $1500 per MONTH. Both our salaries are under $25,000. Anyone have any ideas? PS We live in Atlanta, Georgia. Thanks. Read more »

Looking 4 Support Groups & Networking in Fl & GA

Posted by briteeyez, 1 Reply
...Hello I am a divorced 34 year old woman who has been living with HIV for 11 years. I have isolated myself for years and have been ashmaed of the disease. I am finally learning to not let the disease Read more »

HIV+ dislcosure and the law...!

Posted by lost2007
...read this site much lately but came across a comment by someone that "not every state makes it a crime too infect someone with HIV" and could not believe anyone would be so ill informed and or out right liar, since its true some states do not... Read more »