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Hiv And Back Pain

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IND. Doctor reported medical history HIV over back pain to employer

After years of being very careful who knew, my roommate just received a copy of a letter where the doctor seeing her for a workmans' comp back injury reported to the employer and the insurance company under headings "medical history"...
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

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She should discuss with her doctor why he disclosed this information. Legally the doctor has no right to disclose this medical information to her employer because it is not relevant to the work-related issue. She might want to discuss this with... Read more »

HIV+withextreme back pain & nothing helps

Hello Doctor: I have been HIV + since July of 2004 and have been on Epzicom and Susitva since... Read more »

HIV+ with extreme back pain & nothing helps

Hello Doctor: I have been HIV + since July of 2004 and have been on Epzicom and Susitva since... Read more »
Articles
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Making the Most of Your Medical Visits

Mary has been having a nagging back pain for several weeks. The pain is keeping her from sleeping, and she is anxious because her grandmother had a similar pain that turned out to be cancer. When Mary sees her clinician, Dr. Lamb, for her regular... Read more »
TheBody.com

Looking Back at 2010 in Terms of HIV/AIDS, What Do You Want to See Change in 2011?

As an action-packed year for the HIV/AIDS community draws to a close, TheBody.com takes stock of 2010 in a new series of articles, "HIV/AIDS Year in Review: Looking Back on 2010 (and Ahead to 2011)." Read the entire series here . There are so many... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

No Turning Back: HIV and Gay Male Sexuality

A recent documentary film, Gay Sex in the '70s , covers "the sexually explosive 12-year period (1969-1981) between Stonewall and the onset of AIDS" and leads to two related questions: How has gay male sexuality changed as a result of the HIV... Read more »
CDC National Prevention Information Network

Australia: UN Official Backs Kings Cross Injecting Room

The executive director of UNAIDS said he is "very impressed" with a medically supervised injection facility operating in Kings Cross. Calling it a "pragmatic, cost-effective" approach to preventing HIV, Michel Sidibe declined to comment on the... Read more »
Connect With Others

can my eye/back and neck pain be acute HIV symptom

Posted by chirags, 2 Replies
Hi;
I am a 25 year male from India.In my country no one gives a proper advise about HIV/AIDS.People feel shy to talk about sex.Thats the reason I am writing to you.Doctor I had sex with a sex worker with double condom 1 month back. The condom... Read more »

slight aches and pains back again

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi, I had a possible exposure about 7 months ago. After that, I developed aches and pains all over my body as well as tiny red spots on both of my thighs. My stomach had a really "sour" feeling for about a week and I went to the doctor. I didn't... Read more »

Could my back pain be because of ARS?

Posted by Taunton74, 2 Replies
A couple of weeks ago I met a guy at a bar and we came home together. We played together that night. The next morning I noticed my penis was very red on top and a bit sore. Anyway he wanted me to top him, and he was sitting on my penis, trying to... Read more »

I'm back - and doing okay

Posted by dj1979, 4 Replies
I just had my second appt. with a new doctor (right here in town). My labs are basically the same. Does think my ongoing leg pain is peripheral neuropathy related to HIV. CD4 403 (up from 357) and viral load 7,000 (down from 11,000). I am 46... Read more »