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Hiv And Food Assistance

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The Well Project

HIV Drug Chart/Overview

...day the drug is usually taken Some of the side effects the drug may have We have also listed the drug makers and their Web address so you can accessmore information about each drug and patient assistance. Most companieshave a patient assistance program (PAP) to help you get a drug if you haveno insurance and can't afford it and some companies offer help with co-paymentsfor those do have insurance. For more...
Ask the Experts

emergency assistance for hiv meds

where can i find emergency hiv meds?
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...case manager to see what resources are available in your community. Between community drug banks, emergency funds and patient assistance programs, there are a variety of strategies to fill in the gap and to plan for future access.I hope this... Read more »

How do I find out about the HIV patient assistance program

My husband has facial lipoatropy and had the procedure done one time in miami while we lived there, we now live in ny freeport long island. To be exact can we find a doctor that can assist him in getting this services. Help is very depressed about...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...lipoatrophy in the United States. Sculptra was approved over 5 years ago and here is a link to a website that details the patient assistance program. The phone number of the program is 866-310-7551. To find a doctor who injects Sculptra you can... Read more »

-THIS IS HIV IS IT NOT???have i seroconverted -please assist- have wierd spots on both sides of legs now disappearing

Hello Dr. Bob, Have i just seroconverted? High Risk encounter vaginal intercourse (no condom) twice for 2 hours with girl who admitted to sleeping with over 100 guys. Plus girl is prone to blackouts and drug use. I started combivir PEP regimen...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Stupid Moron from Ohio,Unprotected sex does place you at some degree of risk for STDs, including HIV. Consequently, I agree, this certainly was not a wise decision! However, your fears that you have seroconverted are unwarranted. Read more »

my boy friend is hiv+

My boy friend has been living with hiv since 2000 and he is now on cocktail therapy.......his CD4 count is 1999 and sometimes he has lympth nodes swelling and is there something he can take to make him live longer.....like...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
...that extra vitamins or herbs do much to increase the quality of life in persons who have access to adequate and diverse dietary foods-- if he's having difficulty with weight gain, it'd be worth discussing this with his doctor; weight loss can be... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Detroit Restores $100,000 in "Misplaced" Federal Grant Funds for HIV/AIDS Assisted-Living, Food Program

...restored $100,000 in federal funding to Wellness House -- a not-for-profit HIV/AIDS organization that helps operate food and assisted-living programs for low-income, HIV-positive people -- after the city found the funds, which had been... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

World Food Programme Initiative to Provide Nutritional Assistance to Thousands in Ethiopia Living With, Affected by HIV/AIDS

... About 54,000 people in Ethiopia living with or affected by HIV/AIDS will receive nutritional assistance from the U.N. World Food Programme under a new agreement announced Tuesday, the Daily Monitor/AllAfrica.com reports. Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

U.S. AIDS Assistance Plan Promotes U.S. Food

...recommendation; it represents the latest U.S. response to a decision by the European Union to close its markets to genetically modified foods. That ban has made some African nations hesitant about such food. Less than a week ago, President Bush... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

VOA News Examines Initiative in Malawi That Provides Assistance to Wives of Prisoners, Aims to Prevent Spread of HIV

... VOA News on Thursday examined an initiative in Malawi that provides assistance to women whose husbands are in prison in part to prevent the spread of HIV. The initiative -- called the Women With Husbands Read more »
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HIV Prevention Program Assistant D.C

Posted by Anonymous
...Assist senior prevention team members in carrying out activities in the CDC-funded program to provide technical assistance and conduct policy analysis on state HIV/AIDS prevention programs. Full description at: www.nastad.org. Washington ,... Read more »

Nursing Assistant with HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I am a Nursing Assistant that is HIV+. All of my Coworkers know and some of the families of my residents know nd it was hard at first. I was constintly Read more »

Best city to live in if HIV+, resources, etc.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...the event things change, I will move if needed...what major cities offer the best resources....ADAP, medications, even housing assistance? I assume NYC, SF, Chicago? Thanks. Read more »

HIV Prevention Program Assistant D.C

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Assist senior prevention team members in carrying out activities in the CDC-funded program to provide technical assistance and conduct Read more »