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Hiv Among Inmates

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Need information for HIV inmate.

I came across The Body website while searching for information to send my nephew who was just diagnosed with HIV 04/06. He is in Nevada State Prison and information is extremely limited. There is so much info but non pertains to someone in the...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...the other hand, if he's having problems or symptoms, then make sure that he gets a chance to be evaluated by an experienced HIV healthcare provider.Feel free to write us back with any relevant details or other questions. BY Read more »

hiv aids

can a person get hiv aids from oral sex when there are no cuts in the mouth or the penis? Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

University of Illinois at Chicago Gets $7 Million Grant to Study HIV in Inmates UIC will use a new $7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to identify better ways to diagnose and treat HIV-infected inmates at state prisons and the Cook County Jail. At present, HIV tests are not a required part of standard... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Carolina Prison Chief: Lawsuit Coming Over HIV Inmates

... The U.S. Department of Justice may sue South Carolina over a policy that segregates HIV-positive state inmates, the director of the state Department of Corrections (DOC) said Tuesday during a meeting of the governor's Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Illinois: Fighting HIV Among Inmates

...these hard-to-reach populations, there's enough of them to sustain the epidemic," said Dr. Jacques Normand, director of NIDA's AIDS research program. In Illinois, $7 million will cover three main initiatives: revamping HIV testing in prisons,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Missouri: HIV Inmate Deprived of Care, Suit Says -- ACLU Says Case Reflects Pattern of Failure at City Jails

... An HIV-positive inmate received substandard care at a St. Louis jail, including 17 days without his medication, charges a suit filed Read more »
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Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
... Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »

HIV/AIDS Blogging/Blogs

Posted by DaveyBoy, 2 Replies
...Blog is online (web based) journal or small blurbs people can read or comment. My HIV/AIDS blog is on Other POZ blogz on Read more »


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...I have a science background and years of experience in HIV/AIDS education, outreach and research and would like a F/T or P/T job in the southern california area. Any suggestions? Read more »

whats life like with hiv/aids?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I am a student doing a research paper on how life is like for those recently diagnosed with hiv/aids. Theres questions that i need to ask to someone that is diagnosed with this disease, if you wouldlike to help me please email Read more »