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Help for HIV positive person

I have recently reconnected (by phone, no sexual activity) with an ex-live in boyfriend who was diagnosed with HIV in 1988 and Hep C later. I really want to give him as much emotional support as possible as he seems to be very alone in all this. He...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
Please tell me what city he lives close to. Does he have insurance or public help? Does he have a support system that can check on him and his eating? I need to know more details.nelson Read more »

seeking insurance for hiv positive person

I am trying to bring my wife from overseas and she tested hiv positive. Now, the ambassy asked me... Read more »

Life expectancy of an HIV positive person on treatment

How many years does an HIV positive patient on HIV treatment survive? Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Rights Groups Call on Homeland Security Department to Investigate Death of HIV-Positive Person at Immigration Detention Center

...condition became critical, Arellano was transferred to a San Pedro hospital and died several days later ( Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , 8/13). According to HRW researcher Megan McLemore, who visited the San Pedro facility on Aug. 22 and was... Read more »
Women Alive

What Are HIV-Positive Persons' HIV Prevention Needs?

...serostatus or suggest using condoms. Likewise, there may be a difference of opinion on who's responsible for keeping safe, the HIV positive person, the HIV negative person, or both. Disclosure can be a way of beginning a discussion about safer... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV-Positive Person Dies in Immigration Detention Center; Family to File Wrongful Death Suit Against Government, Los Angeles Times Reports

...Control and Prevention . --> Reprinted with permission from kaisernetwork.org . You can view the entire Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, or sign up for email delivery at www.kaisernetwork.org/dailyreports/hiv . The ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South African First HIV-Positive Person to Speak at U.N. General Assembly

... In remarks at the opening session of the 2006 High Level Meeting on AIDS, Khensani Mavasa of South Africa became the first person living with HIV to address the UN General Assembly. "I call on African leaders sitting here to protect and promote... Read more »
Connect With Others

I met an HIV Positive person for the first time

Posted by Barbdoll, 1 Reply
...by the fact that we hold a secret, a secret that we all know could change our lives if everyone knew. IT could change the way people look at us in society, the way we are treated in our homes, in our workplace. Just like everything changed when... Read more »

working with hiv positive person

Posted by work35, 1 Reply
...part of me feels like although i am sorry for his sickness i should not have to feel uncomfortable at work.. i am very paraniod person and it's not fair to me.. please help ,anyone who has any info/advice... I don't want to quit because I think... Read more »

injection of hiv from hiv positive person

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I was at a party injecting drugs. I shared the needle with 2 other people. Later i found out that the guy i shared the needle with was hiv positive. I know i have to get tested. Is it 100% chance Read more »

food prepared by HIV positive person

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...member, with whom I do not live, that has recently tested HIV positive. My concern now is should I eat food that the infected person has helped prepare (canning of fresh vegetables)when I noticed that they have a sore on their finger? Read more »