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 Information Hotline

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Get the Facts
The Well Project

AIDS Defining Conditions

...of these OIs, you have a diagnosis of AIDS. This list comes from a government report and contains medical terms. If you have any questions, contact a treatment educator at a local AIDS service organization or call an AIDS information line such as the Project Inform National HIV/AIDS Treatment Hotline at 800-822-7422. Candidiasis of bronchi, trachea, or lungs Candidiasis, esophageal Cervical cancer, invasive Coccidioidomycosis,...
Ask the Experts

Does Saliva Really Kill HIV? CDC hotline is confusing me! PLEASE PLEASE DR. BOB

Dr. Bob:ive read many of your postings which have been extremely helpful and educational.i was struck by two postings that discussed exposure to pre-cum when performing oral sex, and that there are chemicals in saliva that can kill hiv. now i know...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...clearly understand the mechanism. Now wipe the drool from your chin and stop worrying. We promise to spit-out any and all know information we discover on the exact anti-HIV mechanisms of silva as soon as that information is available. OK?Dr. Bob Read more »

Different Stories from Doctor and HIV Hotline

Dear Mr. Kull,Last April I performed oral sex on a female prostitute. The risk I thought was low but after 12 weeks I tested and was negative. In September I developed a swollen gland in my neck and groin. The only possible exposure since my test...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...(http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/SafeSex/Current/Q89392.qna).In science, there rarely are exact answers. You will definitely run into some conflicting information out there. That's why you should do what is going to give you the most... Read more »

HIV/AIDS counseling/counseling referrals?

What is the 800 National Hotline for HIV/AIDS counseling/counseling referrals for straight as well as gay individuals? The one listed in my Internet search was for the CDC, and they do not provide this counseling inforamtion. Thanks.
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...The CDC National AIDS Hotline (1-800-342-AIDS) does not provide counseling, but it does provide information on where to go for HIV testing and counseling. The counseling is designed to explain the test process and meaning of the test Read more »

What services can a hotline provide?

I am doing a report and I need to find hotline numbers about AIDS and what services they provide. What can they do to help you? Is it all confidential? Do they really help? What services do they provide? PLEASE WRITE BACK AS SOON AS POSSIBLE! This...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Thank you for your question.There are different types of AIDS hotlines that provide various types ofservices. Some provide information about transmission, symptoms, testingetc. Others are more specialized and provide information... Read more »
Articles
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

What Services Can an HIV/AIDS Hotline Provide?

... Want to talk to someone about HIV/AIDS prevention or treatment? A hotline is a great way to go. Some hotlines provide information about HIV transmission, symptoms, testing, etc. Others provide treatment information or list the latest clinical... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tennessee: Outreach Program, Hotline Link HIV-Positive Residents With Needed Services

...holding that in. It helped me a lot," he said. "I don't know what I would have done without the Ryan White Program." For more information, visit www.friendsforlifecorp.org . Back to other news for October 2010 Search the Newsroom... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ethiopians Clamor to Call Country's First Toll-Free AIDS Hotline

...A new toll-free hotline set up to provide Ethiopians with HIV/AIDS information has been flooded with calls since it began last week, officials said today. The service, known as Wegen AIDS Talkline, is accessible Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

American Social Health Association Loses CDC Contract for HIV/AIDS, STD Hotlines

...Health Association on Monday lost a bid for a federal contract with CDC for its largest program, which includes two national telephone hotlines that provide information about sexually transmitted diseases and HIV/AIDS, the Durham Herald-Sun ... Read more »
Connect With Others

Hotline Associate SF

Posted by Anonymous
...Francisco-based national HIV/AIDS organization that serves over 150,000 individuals each year with up-to-the-minute treatment information and advocacy. Project Inform has a National HIV Treatment Hotline, an array of treatment publications and... Read more »

Can't go on, please help

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...through my head: "my gums are good; I don't have any sores in my mouth; no ejaculation; I don't even know if the guys DOES have HIV; etc, etc. I'm so sick right now and it's only been three days since this happened. I call the CDC and they... Read more »

NYS HIV/AIDS Hotlines

Posted by Anonymous
...If someone want to hear about the three month window period can call NYS HIV/AIDS HOTLINES and they can explain the window and why you can trust your test at 3 month and maybe give you all a number how many that are Read more »

NYS HIV/AIDS Hotlines

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...diseases like Lupus, suppressive therapy for cancer or organ transplants, chronic substance (drugs) users. Regards, NYS HIV/AIDS Hotlines Read more »