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Hiv Patient Teaching

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

HIV in the Classroom: Teaching in Response to the Terror of HIV's Early Years

HIV in the Classroom: A Spotlight Series Before Dr. Kimberley Hagen co-founded the Center for AIDS Research at Emory University in Atlanta -- back when there barely was any HIV research, or HIV education, or anything but fear and ignorance... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Findings Inconclusive on Teaching Abstinence

Comprehensive risk-reduction programs to prevent or reduce pregnancy, HIV, and other STDs have sufficient evidence of their efficacy, and such sex education programs can benefit public health, a non-federal panel of health experts concluded in a new... Read more »
Women Organized to Respond to Life-Threatening Diseases

Reach Out and Teach Others

Konya was diagnosed with HIV in December 2004, when she was 23 years old. She was two months pregnant with her second child. Konya is an outgoing, helpful and strong young woman living with HIV. She loves to talk (especially public speaking), used... Read more »
Ask the Experts


describe your teaching plan and actions for your aids patient regarding nutrition and exercise...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
I think I would leave that to my dietician. There are no formulas either, you need specific advice for your situation including the exercise. Consult a dietician who is familiar with AIDS. Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.... Read more »

life's a beach...thanks for teaching us how to swim

Hey Dr. Bob,Why is it that you are the only one who gives straight answers around here. I've never asked you a question until now but I've read all your posts and think you are better than Miss Manners and Carrie Bradshaw combined. Based...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hey PJ,Well, I don't know how "straight" my answers are, but I'm glad you enjoy them. Combining Miss Manners with Carrie Bradshaw? Hmmm . . . now there's an entertaining thought. Snappy sexual etiquette advice while wearing... Read more »

Teaching english in Asia: entry, insurance and contacts

Hi,Firstly, thank you so much for providing this resource. This is my first question, but I have been reading avidly for a long time.I'm Amy, a Positive gal from Australia, diagnosed at 16, now 22. I'm on meds but haven't been sick...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
Dear Amy, Contratulations! on your degree, your job offers and your great attitude. I, too, hope you'll be well for a long, long time. My colleague on this site, Lynn Franzoi, has done some insurance research and passed along her findings to me... Read more »

Dr young I can teach you a thing or two. Then you might be a doctor.

My statement is for Dr. young. Dr. I believe you are not sympathetic enough to practice medicine. I have read many of your replies to questions and your answers are short and without sympathy. The last question i am refering to asks. Have you heard...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thank you for reading and taking the time to post your opinion. In the interest of free speech and plurality of opinion, I'm happy to hear your voice. I agree with much of what you've said, that doctors (and other healthcare providers)... Read more »
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Would like HELP with how to teach others on HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I just found out that I am HIV positve and I took it pretty good. Now for my family and friends that is a whole new stort in it's self. I would like to know how to teach and just help out my small town. When I say small I mean about 2,000 people.... Read more »


Posted by vasco, 5 Replies
Me and my wife are on a kind of magnet and my 5weeks daughter are negative and my wife is positive. we find out when she became pregnant last year... but i have done 3test in deferents clinics... the result still come back... Read more »

Thanks for teaching us!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi, I am a girl of 26 years old that is reading almost everyday your posts. Few months ago I was pretty scared, But finally I tested negative. Reading your post and comments helps me a lot to keep the calm waiting for the results. Eventhough ,... Read more »

Boon for HIV & AIDS patients - Yoga Pranayama ....

Posted by akumar, 2 Replies
Boon for HIV & AIDS patients - Yoga & Pranayama - Swami Ramdev
From: akumar

My dear Brothers & Sisters,

Re: Great ancient Indian science "Yoga & Pranayama" is a boon for HIV & AIDS patients.

I am impressed by the Great job,... Read more »