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Hiv Patients Rights

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Where to find information about privacy rights amongst HIV infected patients

To whom it may concern: I am a college student doing a research project on the privacy rights of HIV/AIDS infected patients when it comes to health care. I have searching and searching for places to find laws for such issues, and am having a great...
Lynne Gabriel

Response from Lynne Gabriel

WorkPositive, Inc.
...lots of information and resources: www.critpath.org/aidslaw/index.html You can also try the ACLU's handbook, "The Rights of HIV+ People" which you can order at www.aclu.org/library/rtshiv.html And, finally, if you haven't already tried it, go to... Read more »

HBV AND HIV COINFECTION

I have been extremely worried how long people live with hiv/hbv coinfection. I've been doing some... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

AIDS 2010: Advocates March in Vienna for Human Rights of HIV/AIDS Patients

... Thousands of HIV/AIDS advocates, gathered for the International AIDS Conference-AIDS 2010 , "marched through Vienna's city centre on Tuesday Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New CDC HIV Testing Recommendations Could Compromise Patients' Civil Rights, ACLU Statement Says

... CDC's revised recommendations on HIV testing in the U.S. -- that say HIV tests should become a routine part of medical care for residents ages 13 to 64 and that requirements Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

UN Provides $7.5 Million to Madagascar to Fight AIDS

...Monday. The grant will fund a joint action plan against HIV/AIDS, with a particular focus on enforcing laws concerning HIV/AIDS patients' rights. Back to other news for April 2007 Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Rights Group: Zimbabwe Slum Demolitions Disrupt Treatment of HIV/AIDS Patients

... Scores of HIV/AIDS programs in Zimbabwe have been disrupted by the country's widely condemned Operation Murambatsvina ("Drive Out Trash") slum Read more »
Connect With Others

Fiance in the hospital with PCP

Posted by schedir81, 4 Replies
...not feeling like a normal girl, she never was being truthful when I confront her with the fact that I found a prescription for hiv meds one time. She was afraid of losing me and I understand that she has fault in this, but I knew all along, and... Read more »

Postive update on me!

Posted by Atheena, 1 Reply
...I posted back on May 13, 2010 under Living With HIV and wanted to give all an update. Even when all seems lost when you reach out for help, help will arrive. However, I had to be Read more »

Postive update on me!

Posted by Atheena
...I posted back on May 13, 2010 under Living With HIV and wanted to give all an update. Even when all seems lost when you reach out for help, help will arrive. However, I had to be Read more »

Postive update on me!

Posted by Atheena, 2 Replies
...not sit there and wait for things to come to me anymore. The advice I received from the people and experts on The Body and HIVchat.org, I am doing so much better today. Was just accepted (June 29, 2010) into the Fitness Program at Legacy with... Read more »