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Spotlight Series: HIV Stigma and Discrimination

Hiv And Travel

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Ask the Experts

Where does HIV have to travel in order for a heterosexual male to get infected?

Dr. Bob,If a heterosexual male was having unprotected sex with a female, where does HIV have to travel for that person to become infected? Barring any cuts or scrapes in the genital or groin area, does it have to just get inside the opening at the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi M,HIV can permeate across mucous membranes. The urethra, pee hole, is lined with a mucous membrane. Hence, HIV merely needs to have Read more »

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... Read more »

HIV TRAVEL BAN !!!!!!!!!!!

Hey Dr. Bob,What is going on with the US Travel Ban on HIVers???? I thought the US Congress lifted... Read more »
The Body

Obama Announces Ryan White CARE Act Reauthorization, Elimination of HIV Travel Ban

... Obama Announces Ryan White CARE Act Reauthorization, Elimination of HIV Travel Ban In a White House ceremony on Oct. 30, 2009, U.S. President Barack Obama signed into law an extension of the Ryan Read more »
Lambda Legal

Lambda Legal Urges Swift Adoption of Proposed Rules Eliminating HIV Travel and Immigration Ban

... New York, N.Y. -- After over twenty years of barring people living with HIV from traveling or immigrating to the United States, the federal government is one step closer to getting this baseless, discriminatory Read more »
Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation

Leading Pediatric AIDS Foundation Applauds Repeal of HIV Travel Ban

...AIDS Foundation applauded the U.S. government for taking the final steps to repeal the more than 15-year-old policy banning HIV-positive foreign nationals from entering the United States. Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Non-Governmental Organizations Praise End to HIV Travel Ban

...Domestically and abroad, health advocates are applauding the Obama administration's repeal of the policy banning non-nationals with HIV from visiting or immigrating to the United States. On Friday, Obama announced that the final rule ending the... Read more »
Connect With Others

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 Read more »

HIV Travel Restrictions

Posted by ScotCharles, 5 Replies
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Travelling with HIV

Posted by logopolis, 4 Replies
...Guys, Maybe not in the right forum to ask this question but here goes. My partner and i are going on a cruise in August, both HIV+, and when looking to get the normal travel insurance began to think the 'standard' policy will be no good. My... 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 Read more »