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Hiv Aids Travel Restrictions

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Task Force Calls for Lifting of HIV/AIDS-Related Travel Restrictions

An international task force on HIV/AIDS-related travel restrictions chaired by UNAIDS and the Norwegian government is calling on nations worldwide to remove such bans, AFP/ Yahoo! News reports. According to UNAIDS, about 74 countries have... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Houston Chronicle Examines U.S. HIV/AIDS-Related Travel Restrictions

The Houston Chronicle on Sunday examined U.S. HIV/AIDS-related travel restrictions for visitors and immigrants. According to the Chronicle , the U.S. is one of 13 countries -- including Armenia, Iraq and Qatar -- that has such restrictions... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Efforts to Loosen U.S. HIV/AIDS-Related Travel Restrictions "Long Overdue," Editorial Says

The recent effort to loosen "discriminatory and anachronistic" U.S. HIV/AIDS-related travel restrictions for visitors and immigrants is a "long-overdue development," according to an editorial in Toronto's Globe and Mail . According to the... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Research on HIV and Travel Restrictions (ON THE ROAD WITH HIV) (TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS)

The other day I asked you to help me with sources for making a research on HIV related Travel restrictions but I coudn't see the answer. So Can you help me please if it is not something you can not display it on your website you can send it to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Aron,See below.Dr. BobTraveling Abroad for the HIV+Nov 14, 2007 Hi, Can you tell me where I can find a list of countries that bar HIV+ people from entering their country? I will like to travel abroad, but I've heard some countries will... Read more »


Dear Doctor RobertI'm a 32 year old Brazilian hiv positiv male living in London. After 5 years in the UK I must say that I really admire their aproach to us positive people. We're treated by their government like anybody else if no better....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Helib,I can assure you mainstream HIV activism in the U.S. has been far from quiet about the completely idiotic ban on HIV-positive visitors to the U.S. In fact, since the ban was put in place, we have refused to host international World AIDS... Read more »

Can this happen in 2008? (TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS) (TRAVEL BAN)

Hi Dr. Bob, A in SA again, but this time with an upsetting news report. This was taken from, which is a South African site, and really begs a few questions about the future of HIV in US society:"An HIV-positive dancer for the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Yes indeed it can and is happening in 2008. Welcome to the meanspirited, science-phobic, completely illogical fear-mongering world of King George the W! See below.Dr. BobEntry forbidden (TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS) (TRAVEL BAN)Jan 7, 2008 Dear Doctor... Read more »

Travel restrictions for HIVers

where can i find the list of global countries and their HIV entry position for positive people. NAM appear to have removed the list from their site...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
Go to the US Department of State. You can find country-by-country listings of their border restrictions. If you do a search for HIV/AIDS using the url listed below, you can enter the names of countries you'd like to visit and check their... Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV Travel Restrictions

Posted by ScotCharles, 5 Replies

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travel restrictions

Posted by Anonymous
Is it OK to travel to Mexico with my HIV meds? Read more »

UK travel restrictions

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I live in Australia. I'm wanting to travel to the UK next year for a holiday. I'm HIV positive and on meds. Will this stop me from entering the UK? I've heard conflicting information and would like to clear this up.

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Travelling with HIV

Posted by logopolis, 4 Replies
HI Guys,

Maybe not in the right forum to ask this question but here goes.

My partner and i are going on a cruise in August, both HIV+, and when looking to get the normal travel insurance began to think the 'standard' policy will be no good.

My partner... Read more »