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Give Me A List Of Place Where A Person Can Get Free Aids Test In Bergen County, Nj?

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...annually. However, of more than one million people living with HIV in the U.S., it is estimated that about one-quarter (252,000 to 312,000 persons) are unaware of their HIV status. Because they do not know they are infected, these individuals are unable to benefit from clinical care related to their HIV disease. In addition, some of these people may unknowingly be transmitting HIV to other people. The San Francisco AIDS Foundation strongly...
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Re:Re HIV and Disability

Hey Dr. Bob, no need to thank me for the last post! I'm always happy to do my part. By my calculations, you've given me way more minutes of smiles and laughter reading your columns than I've spent on the response to SSI-guy (and often there's some...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...disease. That's still being worked out.Perhaps the best way to approach this case would be to state that anemia in the setting of HIV/AIDS is often multifactorial in nature. Certainly anemia of chronic disease may well be a contributing factor in... Read more »

Reply to HIV and Disability (4/17/08)

Hi! I volunteer 20 hours a week at a clinic that provides free legal services to HIV+ individuals (Im not a lawyer. I have another year of law school, and have obviously not taken the bar yet, so you should not take this as legal advice). A very...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...rock-hard six-pack abs and a chiseled chest with pecs so well defined they belong in Merriam-Webster's unabridged dictionary?!? I'll personally interview and test drive all likely candidate-studs and promise you'll have a spunky-hunky to join you... Read more »

HIV and Disability

HI--as a HIV+ man for several years now--I cope with the usual fatigue, digestive problems and sometimes slight fevers. My viral load is undectable thanks to Atripla!I recently lost my job after 27 years and my Dr. put me on state disability-which...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...lawyers are notifying elected officials of a serious problem. In addition you could get copies of your lawyer's demands and go in person to your local SSA office. Just sit there and demand to be seen by a claims representative. If they are... Read more »

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Hello, my question isn't in this category at all... I just had to say I've been reading your responses to various questions and you are so clever! Your responses are calming, and hysterical! To be able to make some sort of humor out of these...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...people with HIV/AIDS and their families AIDS Alabama AIDS Outreach of EAMC (East Alabama Medical Center)Provides services to individuals and families infected or affected by HIV Birmingham AIDS Outreach Cheaha Coosa Valley Community Planning... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Jersey: Lawmakers Plead to Keep Bergen's Free HIV Testing Clinic

...could jeopardize current federal funding for HIV programs in Bergen and Passaic counties. "This is an important program for people who don't have other places to go," Weinberg said. "I don't understand why or how this decision was made." ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: Palmetto Fair Offers Free HIV Screening

...their gender, race or sexual preference." Martin called on county leaders to be more visible in the fight against the virus. "People who supervise our county, our school board, need to show leadership if we are going to change Manatee County,"... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Maryland County Officials Create State's First Suburban HIV/AIDS Commission

...and that more outreach is needed, especially for testing and treatment. Jones said that the economic downturn could lead more people to drug or alcohol use. He also noted that the stigma surrounding the disease is a major factor behind the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: War on AIDS Joined by Churches

... Yesterday, 15 Broward churches gave free HIV tests to anyone who wanted them after the sermons. "Most people go to church for spirituality and healing. What better place to bring it," said Gloria Scott of the nonprofit Churches United Read more »
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Forgiveness IS THE ONLY WAY to freedom!

Posted by Stuart_Lanning, 1 Reply
...years. I managed to come up with a Guitar that I use to play in a park that was infested with gangs and chemically depended people just as lost as I was if not worse. My skin began breaking out with opportunistic infections and I was tested to... Read more »

Diagnosed with HIV and AIDS at the same time!!!!

Posted by icantbelieve, 9 Replies
Last April, viral load over 500.000 and cd4 count 191. Overwhelming. I've been sad, lonely, on meds, always tired, lost weight, appetite, no one knows, live away from my family, no partner, with an infection on my skin since April that impairs my... Read more »

scared

Posted by adamb, 14 Replies
july 10, 2009 was the day they told me and I have been living in a fog ever since, i'm so scared. I have not had any other tests done as of yet so not sure where I stand - i dont think i can do this. someone help me Thank you to everyone who... Read more »

Just dignosed HIV+ in the Army

Posted by lkn4u, 14 Replies
...Hello all, I have just been given the news I am HIV+ and I am overseas right now and I guess will be sent back to the states very very soon. I have almost 20 years in service and Read more »