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 Giver

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

Can you get HIV by being the giver and not the receiver in Anal sex

Can you possibly advise if it is possible to get HIV by being the giver and not the receiver in anal sex (without protection).Many thanks in advanceMatt...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hey Matt,Obviously you must be yet another victim of home schooling or Dubya's catastrophic abstinence-only-until-marriage sex education program. Your question is a very basic one and demonstrates the complete failure of our current sex... Read more »

Care giver of a HIV Patient

Hi Everyone,Sorry to disturb you all again.My uncle was been diagnosed with HIV Positive on... Read more »

Hiv+ Patient Care Giver

I've been a nursing assistant for 10 years and I love my job. It's very rewarding to help... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

White House Summit: Clinton, Shalala, Fleming Host Gathering of AIDS Advocates, Care Givers and People Living with HIV at Day-Long Conference

On December 6, 1995, the White House held a one-day conference on HIV and AIDS. TAG Policy Director Gregg Gonsalves was one of the three hundred or so invited guests, and one of nine individuals selected to participate in a discussion with President... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: HIV Caregivers Glad to Recoup $560,000

HIV/AIDS caregivers in Palm Beach County -- who were earlier this year hit by a 13 percent reduction in Ryan White CARE Act funds -- have now learned more than $560,000 that was unspent in the previous year's allotment will be returned to the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Improved Caregiver Training Helps HIV-Infected Children

Researchers have concluded that children born with HIV lived longer and richer lives if their caregivers were trained to enhance their development. Formerly, African children with HIV infection died in a few years. Advances with antiretroviral... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Africa: Health Activist Warns That Women Caregivers Are at Increased Risk of Tuberculosis

African women who serve as primary caregivers of HIV/AIDS patients are neglecting their own health when it comes to tuberculosis, said Kenyan activist Dr. Pauline Muchina. "Women and girls are bearing the brunt of caregiving for families living... Read more »
Connect With Others

bug catcher and gift givers

Posted by smileforme, 5 Replies
Just wondering...recently saw on Joe Walsh's talk show...the issue of bug catcher's(people who actively seek hiv+ people to infect them) and bug catchers (people who are hiv+ and willingly infect bug catchers). I was shocked. Any opinions. This... Read more »

Caregiver Support and Hiv

Posted by riverprincess, 1 Reply
Seems like there is more and more of a need for a support network for caregivers. Let's face it , though they may not have Hiv , they still are living with Hiv. And with Hiv as well as many other illnesses , it can be a heavey burden to understand... Read more »

AIDS Caregiver project

Posted by Anonymous
My name is Tom McDade and I am a producer working on an international documenaty project looking at AIDS through the eyes of caregivers. I was recently in Malawi doing a project on AIDS and orphans and I was profoundly struck by the sacrafice,... Read more »

pml support

Posted by Anonymous
for pml caregivers or sufferers

Read more »