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Hiv In The Caribbean

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Ask the Experts

Caribbean HIV meds?

I live in the Caribbean and I'm afraid to get medication through the government because of privacy issues (i.e. everbody ends up knowing you're hiv +. My husband and I wish to purchase medication abroad even though we know it's expensive. Where can...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...may have an idea of the best place to purchase medications outside of the government systems. I know that some people in the Caribbean go to other islands or the states for medical care depending on the resources available to them on their home... Read more »

POLICE FROM THE CARIBBEAN ISLAND

Hey doctor this is the former worried police officer from the caribbean island that related the... Read more »

Send some doctors to the Caribbean (Trinidad)

Is it possible for you to send some doctors to the Caribbean. Quoting a recent local newspaper... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condoms, Spousal Sex Urged to Prevent HIV in Caribbean Jails

...we have kind of not looked at the scientific evidence about these kind of transmissions, and we just ignored it," he said. UNAIDS estimates that a half-million people in the Caribbean are HIV-infected, and experts fear this could take a heavy... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Progress Stalls on HIV/AIDS in the Caribbean

...in AIDS-related mortality since 2001, half of those who need antiretroviral treatment (ART) cannot access it. "The Status of HIV in the Caribbean" was released during the 10th annual General Meeting of the Pan Caribbean Partnership Against HIV... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Officials Discuss HIV/AIDS in Caribbean During PANCAP Meeting

...new UNAIDS report, The Status of the HIV epidemic in the Caribbean, there were between 210,000 and 270,000 people living with HIV in the Caribbean in 2008," a UNAIDS article writes. "Haiti and the Dominican Republic account for about 70% of all... Read more »
National Minority AIDS Council

NMAC Commemorates the 2010 National Caribbean-American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

...infected, and 12,000 died. The impact of HIV/AIDS on future generations is of great concern; nearly half of all people living with HIV in the Caribbean are women, many of them in their child-bearing years. HIV/AIDS is believed to be highly... Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV/AIDS Research opportunity in the Caribbean

Posted by Anonymous
... HIV/AIDS Research opportunity available in the Caribbean Basin for two qualified Medical Doctors, Director, Adult HIV/AIDS and Director, Read more »

Senior Program Manager - OAR Caribbean Program

Posted by sssrecruiter
...OAR Caribbean Program. The primary activity is to provide leadership and client support for a trans-Caribbean conference on HIV/AIDS-related research in the Caribbean (tentatively planned for late 2011 or early 2012). Requires Bachelors degree... Read more »

Looking for a relationship

Posted by Divo
...Hi I am 30 and I live in Trinidad and Tobago and I am also HIV Positive been diagnoised for the pass 3 years.. I have continue to live a normal life and have intent to fight this virus. The Read more »

Catholic Relief Services- HIV/AIDS Chief of Party

Posted by hrrecruiting
...through local partner treatment facilities (LPTF) provides increased access to antiretroviral therapy (ART) to persons with HIV/AIDS in resource poor settings. The project is funded by the Health Resources Services Administration (HRSA), as part... Read more »