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HIV Prejudice on ABC's "What Would You Do?"

Posted by bartleby
Did you guys see the segment about HIV prejudice on last week's "What Would You Do?" You can see the clips for yourself below.

In the first clip, HIV-positive actor Daniel Logan pretends to be a customer at a diner, where another actor sitting next... Read more »

New HIV Study of Internalized Homophobia

Posted by ISPSCALE, 1 Reply
You are invited to join a research project looking at internalized sexual prejudice (homophobia) and HIV. Questions include the following topics: depression, self-esteem, homophobia and sex/drug use. You can answer all questions between 30-60... Read more »

HIV Study of Internalized Homophobia...Please HELP

Posted by ISPSCALE
You are invited to join a research project looking at internalized sexual prejudice (homophobia) and HIV. Questions include the following topics: depression, self-esteem, homophobia and sex/drug use. You can answer all questions between 30-60... Read more »

HIV Research Study of Internalized Homophobia

Posted by ISPSCALE, 3 Replies
You are invited to join a research project looking at internalized sexual prejudice (homophobia) and HIV. Questions include the following topics: depression, self-esteem, homophobia and sex/drug use. You can answer all questions between 30-60... Read more »

ARE YOU AFRAID TO TALK OR HELP A BRAZILIAN ?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hello Fellas,

Im so grateful about lot of views in my two messages, but no replies. Is there some prejudice about brazilian people ? Why you dont answer me? I ask for a help and we live in a democratic countries. American gay guys show the faces.... Read more »
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Do you know a Family Physician who is not HIV prejudice in the Toronto area?

HIV+ female needs a Family Doctor. Do you know a family doctor who doesn't mind accepting HIV+ patients in the Toronto or Scarborough area in Ontario, Canada? I have an HIV Specialist but she insists that I find a family doctor as well but...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
Unfortunately, I only know HIV specialists in Toronto, not family physicians. Why don't you ask your HIV doctor to recommend some generalists that are HIV-friendly and with whom she has good working relationships? Good luck!... Read more »

looking for a case study on prejudice

i need a case study regarding prejudice against someone with HIV, its for a project...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
There are dozens of books about experiences of people with HIV and discrimination, reams of magazine articles, acres of newspaper stories. I recommend that you stop by the website of the National Association of People with AIDS (NAPWA) to pose this... Read more »

Prejudice in the bloodbanks and orals ex

Hi DocI am from South Africa and they have recently imposed a self-exclusion clause on the blood donation interview form that excludes all men, such as myself, who have had sexual relations with another man within the past 5 yeas. This is apparently...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,I agree with you that the blood bank practices are discriminatory and make absolutely no sense scientifically. Therefore I can't give a logical rationale for their continued use.I can't encourage you to lie, but I can encourage you... Read more »

stop being prejudice against short people!

Bob,Your the man! sorry about the title but I feel like your neglecting me because of my height (you may ask "how do I even know your height?")Anyway, have you ever seen a false negative PCR DNA test taken >28 days in an adult? Do you...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hey Shorty,Neglect you because of your height? No, never! Maybe I just didn't see you way down there! Actually, I'm only 5'8" myself! I'm well aware life is not fair to us height-challenged folks. Do you realize short people... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Scotland: Charity Targets HIV Prejudice

Campaigners are predicting a massive increase in the number of gay men diagnosed with HIV in Edinburgh, Scotland, if more agree to be tested for the virus. It is estimated that half of the gay men who have contracted the virus are unaware that they... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Qatar: End Prejudice Against HIV and AIDS Victims, Arab Experts Urge

Experts gathered at the Qatar Symposium on Family, the Millennium Development Goals and AIDS in the Middle East on Thursday in Doha said HIV/AIDS-related discrimination is hindering the region's ability to effectively provide universal access to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Carolina: For Advocates, Reporting System Evolved From Prejudice to Protection

AIDS advocates in South Carolina now approve of the state health department's long-standing practice of recording the name and vital statistics of HIV-positive residents. The practice, begun in 1986, has allowed the state to track the course of the... Read more »
Body Positive

Pride and Prejudice

It's the time of year again for the "Gay Pride Parade" and I want to go but as a gay Christian I am always disturbed by the behaviors of many of the participants in the parade. Why do so many homosexuals have to act so outrageous on Pride Day? How... Read more »