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Hiv In Hemophiliacs

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hiv positive hemophiliac

My boyfriend is an hiv positive hemophiliac. He contracted the virus during the early 80's as did a large perecentage of the hemophiliac population. He has been living with the virus for over twenty years and is no longer taking any meds. His...
Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Response from Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Columbia University
...good questions, but ones that are difficult to answer with precision or certainty. There have always been people infected with HIV who have lived long-term without any progression of their illness or significant impairment to their immune... Read more »

Hemophiliac with HIV

I am asking this question for a friend who is unable to get to his computer due to severe muscle... Read more »

Can "no viral load" for hemophiliac mean HIV+ antibodies aquired in transfusion

My boyfriend is a hemophiliac. He reports he has "no viral load." (A friend who is an HIV advocate... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

USA Today Examines HIV/AIDS Among Hemophiliacs, History of Virus in U.S. Blood Supply

... USA Today on Wednesday examined HIV/AIDS among hemophiliacs and the history of the virus in the U.S. blood supply. Hemophilia, a condition in which a person's blood Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Taiwanese Hemophiliacs File Lawsuit Against Bayer Over Blood-Clotting Products Allegedly Made With HIV-Tainted Blood

...pharmaceutical companies, alleging that the companies knowingly sold blood-clotting products that could have been tainted with blood from HIV-positive people, Reuters/Yahoo! India News reports ( Reuters/Yahoo! India News , 8/11). Cutter... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Shanghai Police Break Up News Conference of Hemophiliacs Who Allegedly Contracted HIV From Government-Supported Facility

...Control and Prevention . --> Reprinted with permission from kaisernetwork.org . You can view the entire Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, or sign up for email delivery at www.kaisernetwork.org/dailyreports/hiv . The ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Chinese Company Refuses Comment on Claims It Spread AIDS to Hemophiliacs

...blood-based hemophilia product in use during the 1990s today refused to respond to patients and relatives who allege the product was HIV-contaminated. Family members have repeatedly met with officials from the Shanghai Institute of Biological... Read more »
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My lover is a hemophiliac

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...brother died about 10 years ago from a "Genetic Liver Disorder" or so that was what everyone was told. His brother was actually HIV positive and infected his girlfriend too. His parents refuse to take any responsiblity for not telling me... Read more »

Let's Live...30Years Introduction

Posted by 30Years, 3 Replies
...Hello Everyone: I have a story to tell. I am a Hemophiliac who was diagnosed with HIV through a blood transfusion at age 7. I am now 33. I am blessed but I have found it hard to find someone who is HIV positive. Read more »

PLEASE READ THIS

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
... INTERVIEW CHARLES THOMAS JR. Rethinking AIDS Interview with molecular biologist and former Harvard and Johns Hopkins professor Charles A. Thomas, Ph.D. RETHINKING: If Read more »

My boyfriend is HIV positive....

Posted by ladycatalpa, 4 Replies
...My boyfriend and I had been friends for almost 5 years before we got together so I knew he was HIV+ before we started this relationship. He contracted it through a blood transfusion when he was 3. He's also a hemophiliac. Read more »