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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS in Caribbean Is "Single Greatest Threat" to Region's Security; More U.S. Funding Is Needed, Official Says

Kerrie Symmonds, minister of state for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade in Barbados , on Tuesday at the Fifth Caribbean Chiefs of Mission Conference on HIV/AIDS said HIV/AIDS in the Caribbean "poses the single greatest threat to the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

South African Health Minister, HIV/AIDS Experts Agree More Research Needed on Safety of Single-Dose Nevirapine

Further research is needed on claims from South Africa's Medicines Control Council that single-dose nevirapine, which is used to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission, increases the risk of drug resistance, the country's Ministry of Health said... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Mozambique and Donors Set Up New Single Fund to Fight HIV/AIDS

In an effort to streamline the fight against AIDS, Mozambique's government and seven donor partners have established a common fund and a new code of conduct. Mozambique's National AIDS Council will manage the account. Under the new system, donors... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Government Agency singles out people who are HIV+??

At the local welfare office, when a person who is known to be HIV+ applies for food stamps, daycare, medical, etc, their case is identified and given to a specific worker known to carry the HIV+ caseload. No special training has been given to this...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
This sounds like one of those policies intended to help recipients--have one person be the "expert" on HIV-related issues and have all HIV+ recipients served by that individual--that has an unintended bad outcome. I encourage you to write... Read more »

possibility of hiv from a single exposure?

I am an engineering student from india. On 7th May i had sex with woman whom i met in disco. i used condom but it get tored in between the intercourse. It was a minute contact just for few seconds after that i discontinued. After a few days i...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello.1. Nope. Your symptoms are not consistent with HIV acute retroviral syndrome (ARS).2. HIV-antibody test (ELISA, EIA, rapid test) with a reflex confirmatory Western Blot if and only if the initial test is positive. HIV testing should be... Read more »

Single Dose of Ativan (lorazepam) OK to take with Atripla?

Prior to starting on HIV meds, I had taken Ativan previously to help with dental appointments. I have now been on Atripla for over 3 years. I am about to go to the dentist next week for some potentially major dental work. I told my dentist about...
David Fawcett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

Response from David Fawcett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

South Florida Center for Counseling and Therapy
Both Ativan and Halcion are benzodiazepines, which have sedative and sleep-inducing effects. The blood levels of benzodiazepines can reach dangerously high levels when combined with Atripla. With certain benzodiazepines such as Versed (midazolam... Read more »

Single mama what do I do??

I am a single mom of an eight year old boy who is my whole life. My boyfriend is HIV positive. I really want us to have a good sex life but I am deathly afraid of becoming infected. He is promising that with a condom AND colitus interruptus I will...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
Yes, it is true. Also, if his viral load is undetectable, his chances to infect you are small even if the condom breaks. He has to take his HIV medications as prescribed and go to see the doctor every 3-6 months to ensure that his HIV is... Read more »
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Hiv Positive Dating | Hiv Positive Singles | Hiv Positive Forums | Hiv Positive Chatroom

Posted by Pozme
www.Pozspaces.com is a HIV positive singles dating site for individuals who may be HIV positive or have AIDS. We understand that living with this virus/disease can be difficult when it comes to dating. We want to provide the opportunity for those... Read more »

Hiv Positive Dating | Hiv Positive Singles | Hiv Positive Forums | Hiv Positive Chatroom

Posted by Chloe1023, 5 Replies
http://www.Pozspaces.com is a HIV positive singles dating site for individuals who may be HIV positive or have AIDS. We understand that living with this virus/disease can be difficult when it comes to dating. We want to provide the opportunity for... Read more »

Alarm Over Single AIDS Case Is Challenged by Quest

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Alarm Over Single AIDS Case Is Challenged by Questioners


February 21, 2005
Alarm Over Single AIDS Case Is Challenged by Questioners
By MARC SANTORA and LAWRENCE K. ALTMAN

York City's health commissioner, Thomas R. Frieden, had barely
stepped away from... Read more »

i am a 38 year old single white male with AIDS...

Posted by Anonymous
I am a 38 year old single white male with AIDS. I was dianosed
with HIV in 1989. I went into deep denial. I kept working and
going out like I wasn't infected. It was hard for me to let
anyone know about my condition. I was very depressed and
stressed... Read more »