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Hiv And Stress Management

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The Well Project

Stress Management and HIV

Table of Contents Stress and HIV Signs of Stress Common Causes of Stress How to Decrease Stress Depression Other Tips for Reducing Stress Stress and HIV Everyone deals with a certain amount of stress every day. But if you are... Read more »
TheBody.com

Managing Stress Has Set Me Free!

Lynda Arnold Christmas is my favorite time of the year. I adore the holidays. I love the music, the good will and the happy spirits. I like to plan and deliver the gifts that I give to my children. I participate in toy drives with a... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

How One Patient Manages Managed Care

My name is John. I am 51 years old and have been living with HIV for approximately ten years now. I worked in the computer software industry for over 20 years before becoming disabled by AIDS six years ago. I began taking HIV medications back when a... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Stress...and more stress...

I stumbled upon your site in search of the mysterious cause of what i now know to be "chelitis", a problem i have been fighting for 2 years now, i'm a 30 yr old female...at first i thought it was cold sores but know now otherwise...or...
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
First, lets discuss angular cheilitis, which is a cracking or fissuring at the corners of the mouth. Whereas it is true that we do see this manifestation in association with HIV disease, it is also seen with Riboflavin (B2) deficiency, people who... Read more »

Managing anxiety/stress and finding peace over no risk "I S I T P O S S I B L E ? Unhygienic masturbation = Syphilis ?"

Hi I've been worried for months , so a few months ago I see my UNCLEAN HANDS TO MASTURBATE CAN I CONTRACT SYPHILIS from objects I touched throughout the day ? If I masturbated with dirty hands could I have had the syphilis bacterium on my hands...
Erik Glenn, M.A.

Response from Erik Glenn, M.A.

Chicago Black Gay Mens Caucus
I'm sorry to hear that this has been giving you ending grief recently.We've received your question many times, however, my colleague Richard has done a <a href="http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/SafeSex/Q219375.html"... Read more »

Managing HIV Disease and Job Performance

My job has become increasingly stressful and demanding. I am getting depressed with managing my HIV, work and single parenthood. I finally applied for FMLA and since then my job has transferred me, given me more work to do and given me a bad...
Christa Douaihy, Esq.

Response from Christa Douaihy, Esq.

Member, City of NY Bar Association Committee on AIDS
Dear Writer,Thank you for writing. I urge you to consult with an attorney as soon as possible to ensure your rights are protected. You can start your search for an attorney with the Legal Services Corporation (www.lsc.gov). LSC is the US government... Read more »

Concerned Manager of HIV+ Employee

Hello. I recently hired an HIV+ person into my department. I knew of his status due to the fact that several people in the Company were familiar with him, and therefore told me about his status while I was in the interview process with him....
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
I think your company is fortunate to have a person like you in a management postion. I am sure that the compassion and caring you demonstrate in this question is an example of how you work and how you treat people who work for you. I am sure that... Read more »
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stress management

Posted by daisey6205, 4 Replies
Stress Management


A lecturer, when explaining stress management to an audience, raised a glass of water and asked, "how heavy is this glass of water? "

Answers

called out ranged from 20g to 500g.

The lecturer replied, "The absolute weight doesn't... Read more »

Case Management Assistant D.C.

Posted by Anonymous
The National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC) is the premier national organization developing leadership in communities of color to address the issues of HIV/AIDS. If you seek a career dedicated to fighting HIV/AIDS in a workplace that values... Read more »

I am tired and stressed...

Posted by tangled_lioness, 2 Replies
I had unsafe sex in late September or early October 2002. Early November 2002 had HIV test which was negative. Somebody I knew from before came back into my life. I did not test again until July of 2004 and so did my boyfriend and both of our... Read more »

Manager, Center for HIV Information SF

Posted by Anonymous
Manager, Center for HIV Information

Position Description
The UCSF Center for HIV Information (CHI) is a faculty-directed program of the Department of Medicine with a remarkably successful track record for developing key information resources on... Read more »