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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 results. In... Read more »

Adopting From Russia - Referral has HIV+ Mother

I am adopting a child from Russia. The referral I received was for a 16 month old who tested... Read more »

Referral

Dr. HenryAny referal you could give me for a HIV doc in Hong Kong?Thank You Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Exposure to HIV Partner Counseling and Referral Services and Notification of Sexual Partners Among Persons Recently Diagnosed With HIV

...notification, or other means to inform sex partners of possible HIV exposure, and the patients' experiences with partner counseling and referral services. The study involved 590 patients diagnosed with HIV in the previous six months at 51 HIV... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

A Systematic Review of HIV Partner Counseling and Referral Services: Client and Provider Attitudes, Preferences, Practices, and Experiences

...techniques to improve client and provider participation." "Considering that clients have positive attitudes toward self- and provider referral, local HIV prevention programs need to ensure that all HIV-positive clients are offered partner... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Causes of Early Mortality in HIV-Infected TB Suspects in an Ugandan Referral Hospital

...provide the majority of data on the etiology of respiratory infections, a leading cause of death in Africa, particularly among HIV-infected patients. The study authors evaluated pneumonia cases associated with early mortality among hospitalized... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Peer Referral for HIV Case-Finding Among Men Who Have Sex With Men

...Researchers in the current study sought to evaluate the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a health department-based peer referral program for identifying previously undiagnosed HIV cases among men who have sex with men (MSM). From 2002 to... Read more »
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t.b. , pcp, & aids

Posted by danni, 1 Reply
...is there anyone out there who knows the possibility of some one with aids recovering from t.b. & pcp? my doctor is unable to answer this question, so i would be grateful to hear from someone with personal Read more »

CDC almost there

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Update on Revised Guidelines for HIV Counseling, Testing, and Referral Mark your calendars now and start marketing and setting up viewing sites locally for CDC's Satellite Broadcast "Update on Revised Read more »

CDC Page 79

Posted by nez, 2 Replies
Can someone please cut and paste *CDC Almost There* from page 79 so I can share this with others ? thank you. Read more »

Getting sicker on meds.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...How do I know if I'm getting sick from meds or hiv I'm confused and my doctor is too! Read more »