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Home Access HIV test

I know that you get a lot of questions about HIV and accurate testing so here is one more. My husband of 15 years was having an affair. Once I found out, we split up. I was concerned about STDs, especially HIV. I took the Home Access HIV-1 test and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...your husband's passing.Your negative Home Access test two years after your last exposure to him is definitive and conclusive. HIV is not your problem. No way. No how. Certainly if my reassurance is not sufficient for you to shake your... Read more »

Access to new HIV drugs in 2010

What are the 2010 options for salvage patients? I have low t cells and I'm also dual-tropic. I... Read more »

Update/ HIV Home Access Test FDA approved

Hi Dr. Rob,I wrote to you back in November 2008 regarding my affair with a younger man. The affair... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Officials Say More Rwandan Children Receiving Access to HIV/AIDS Services; New Strategies to Be Discussed at Pediatric Conference

... The Rwandan government is increasing efforts to provide HIV/AIDS testing and treatment to children who are living with or vulnerable to the disease in the country, Health Minister Richard Read more »
AIDS.gov

The National HIV/AIDS Strategy at the 2010 National Summit on HIV Diagnosis, Prevention, and Access to Care

...Health, Infectious Diseases, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services . The closing panel of the 2010 National Summit on HIV Diagnosis, Prevention, and Access to Care provided an in-depth discussion of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Lancet Editorial on Universal Access to HIV/AIDS Drugs

... "2010 is the landmark year for achieving universal access to HIV treatment. Although the 2006 [goal] did not imply 100% coverage, the words 'universal access' raised expectations. The goal will Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Increasing Number of Zimbabweans Living With HIV/AIDS Accessing Antiretroviral Treatment in Mozambique

... As economic conditions in Zimbabwe worsen, an increasing number of people living with HIV/AIDS in the country are crossing the border into Mozambique to access no-cost antiretroviral drugs, AFP/ Yahoo! News reports. Read more »
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HOME HIV ACCESS TESTING?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi, pray that all are well. I was just wondering the opinion on the FDA approved home access hiv-1 test. Should I be comfortable with the negative results? Or would the doctor's office results be more reliable? Thanks for Read more »

Home access hiv test

Posted by LynnB, 3 Replies
Well I spent the money went ahead and pricked my finger, about passed out from that I am such a wuss, and sent the sample in. Then the next morning I called and my results were not in yet. So I waited all day calling off and on the check and... Read more »

HIV-1, HIV-2, and Home Access

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...been reading posts for a few days and there seems to be alot of knowledgable people on this board. Does anyone here know if HIV-2 is common in the United States? And, if you are infected with HIV-2 and not HIV-1, would your Home Access test be... Read more »

the home access hiv test

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
what kind of test is this? elisa? and is it just as good as any other test you would get at a clinic? Read more »