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Hiv Newly Diagnosed

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searching for answers to child with HIV Newly diagnosed (PEDIATRIC HIV INFECTION INFORMATION, 2009))

I have a niece who is 12 yrs old she was just diagnosed with HIV.No one has explained everything in lay terms about her diagnoses. How do I answer her ?? about it and the tests that she will have (CD4 and Viral load).Disclosure etc.. Cannot find...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Your niece should have a pediatric HIV specialist monitoring her. That doctor should help in explaining her condition to her based on her age, maturity and level of Read more »

I now have HIV! (for the newly diagnosed)

Dear Dr. BOB,I have been diagnosed with HIV since November 2009. I've came to you in the past about... Read more »

newly diagnosed with hiv but no viral load

Hello Doctor I am a 38 year old gay male who was recently diagnosed with hiv. I actually went to... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Newly Diagnosed HIV/AIDS Cases in U.S. Disproportionately High Among Blacks, MMWR Report Says

... Black men and women accounted for more than 50% of the newly diagnosed HIV/AIDS cases in the U.S. from 2001 to 2005, despite accounting for 13% of the country's population, according to a report published Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Number of Named Partners and Number of Partners Newly Diagnosed With HIV Infection Identified by Persons With Acute Versus Established HIV Infection

...that can help differentiate recent from longstanding HIV infections. The authors identified persons age 18 and older who were diagnosed with HIV between Nov. 1, 2002 and Oct. 31, 2007, comparing the number of named sex partners by patients... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Study Examines Death Rates for People Newly Diagnosed With HIV

...before falling each year to 0% in the year 2000 for all age groups, Porter said. The risk of death for people living with HIV/AIDS increases after the first five years of infection, possibly because people are less likely to adhere to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Number of Newly Diagnosed HIV/AIDS Cases in 2007 Reaches Record High in Japan

... The number of newly diagnosed HIV cases in Japan reached a record high of 1,048 in 2007, according to data released Tuesday by the government's AIDS Surveillance Read more »
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Newly Diagnosed w/ HIV- Partner

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I was diagnosed HIV+ on March 29th. As shocked as I was, I have been handling everything pretty good. My main concern has been getting on the right Read more »

NEWLY DIAGNOSED..WANNA MEET HIV+ FRIENDS...?

Posted by POZIAM, 1 Reply
...for people to share their stories of how they cope, live, and laugh while living with HIV/AIDS. Its a great place for newly diagnosed people to find information on living a healthy, and longer life. People living with HIV/AIDS can share... Read more »

Diagnosed with HIV and AIDS at the same time!!!!

Posted by icantbelieve, 9 Replies
Last April, viral load over 500.000 and cd4 count 191. Overwhelming. I've been sad, lonely, on meds, always tired, lost weight, appetite, no one knows, live away from my family, no partner, with an infection on my skin since April that impairs my... Read more »

Hiv-diagnosis about two months ago

Posted by Noa, 7 Replies
...girls/women of more or less the same age as me, or who got infected at the same age. I'm infected since june last year, but got the diagnosis at the beginning of this year (not a very happy newyear...!). You can contact me in English, Dutch,... Read more »