Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Hiv And Travel

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

Research on HIV and Travel Restrictions (ON THE ROAD WITH HIV) (TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS)

The other day I asked you to help me with sources for making a research on HIV related Travel restrictions but I coudn't see the answer. So Can you help me please if it is not something you can not display it on your website you can send it to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Aron,See below.Dr. BobTraveling Abroad for the HIV+Nov 14, 2007 Hi, Can you tell me where I can find a list of countries that bar HIV+ people from entering their country? I will like to travel abroad, but I've heard some countries will... Read more »

Argentina (TRAVEL) (HIV TRAVEL ISSUES)

Dr. Frascino,I was wondering if you could answer this question: I have an opportunity to move to... Read more »

HIV Traveler

Hey Doc,I have read all of the links about international travel and HIV. Here's my question:I... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

UN Leaders, HIV/AIDS Advocates Laud Official End to HIV Travel Ban

A travel ban in place since 1987 that prevented non-U.S. citizens with HIV/AIDS from entering the country officially ended Monday, The Hill's "Blog Briefing Room " reports (Romm, 1/4). According to CNN , "the statutory requirement that mandated the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Lifting of U.S. HIV Travel Ban Might Be "Coming Soon"

The Obama administration "hastaken a new step towardlifting" the HIV travel ban , "a possible indication that a full repeal is coming soon," the Washington Blade reports. "A memo issued Tuesday by U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Cleared for Takeoff: What Ending the HIV Travel Ban Means for Black Americans

In October 2009 the Obama administration announced its decision to end the ban prohibiting HIV-positive people from traveling and immigrating to the United States. The highly celebrated change took effect January 4. We asked Frank J. Oldham Jr.,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.S. Officially Ends HIV Travel Ban

The White Houseon Fridayannounced an end to a 22-year-old travel ban on HIV-positive foreigners visiting the U.S. or seeking residency, the New York Times reports. The newspaper writes that President Barack "Obama announced that a rule canceling... Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV Travel Restrictions

Posted by ScotCharles, 5 Replies
See: http://www.aegis.com/topics/travel.html

Read more »

Looking for experiences from HIV + travel to EU

Posted by deutschman, 2 Replies
First, thanks for looking at this post (and hopefully responding). I have known that I am HIV + for about 2 years and am finally feeling healthy again (CD 4 count is almost to 400). I'm regularly taking Atripla. Here's my concern. I would like to... Read more »

HIV and International travel

Posted by aliveinla, 6 Replies
Only 3 times unprotected sex with one guy who swore to be neg last March got me HIV poz diagnose 1/22/08. To make things worse, I am a Chinese citizen and I have to travel often across borders. Thank god I've received my green card couple years ago... Read more »

traveling with hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Traveling with HIV

I got a new job where I will be traveling a little bit in Europe.
Of course I won't tell the airlines or customs that I have HIV
but I will be carrying medications. Does anyone have any
experience with this? Can they stop me and... Read more »