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Hiv Rights In The Workplace

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AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Time; Check It Out The Bottom Line What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? HIV fraud is the promotion, advertisement,
Ask the Experts

Becoming a workplace educator

How can I learn more about becoming an HIV/AIDS workplace educator?
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
...Responds to AIDS Program, and WorkPositive, my own company (www.workpositive.com). However, there's about as much demand for workplace HIV educators right now as there is for electric typewriter repairpeople, despite the still-lamentable level of... Read more »

Hiv Discrimination in the workplace

My Name is Michelle, I live In South Florida, I went back to work after not being able to in 5 years, I have over 1,100 T-cells, I was working 40 hours a week, I loved my job so much, I was doing awesome, I have letters from the Owners, My Reviews...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
...You are right. You need a lawyer. Contact your local AIDS Service Organization for a referral to an HIV-knowledgeable attorney. Most large ASOs (such as Miami?) have referrals to lawyers who will advise you at no or low cost. In Read more »

Workplace standards for HIV/AIDS?

Does anyone have information on simple what to do's and not to do's for a small non-profit agency which has just found it has an employee who is +? Any help would be appreciated.please respond to tomandjim@worldnet.att.net
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
...Employees Living with HIV/AIDS." It outlines in straightforward terms the rights and responsibilities of three groups in the workplace when an employee has HIV: the employee, the managers and the co-workers. It's a 23-page booklet, easily read... Read more »

Medical workplace Issue

I just found out I'm Hiv-pos, and work in an x-ray diagnostic clinic as a tech doing Myelograms, arthrograms etc; sterile procedures. I am awaiting t-cell counts as we speak. I have no clue what all this about. I practice Standard precautions in the...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
...available right from the home page. Link from there to find other resources. And when you have questions about navigating the workplace with HIV, please come right back here! Good luck to you,Nancy Read more »
Articles
UNAIDS and UNDP

Launch of the Global Commission on HIV and the Law: "Addressing Punitive Laws and Human Rights Violations Blocking Effective AIDS Responses"

...vulnerable to HIV. The law has protected the right to treatment, the right to be free from HIV-related discrimination in the workplace, in schools and in military services; and has protected the rights of prisoners to have access to HIV... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Trinidad and Tobago Parliament to Consider Policy Aimed at Protecting HIV-Positive People in Workplace

... A draft policy on HIV/AIDS in the workplace will soon be given to Trinidad and Tobago's Parliament, Labor Minister Rennie Dumas announced recently, Caribbean Net News Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Nigerian Women's Ministry Develops HIV/AIDS Workplace Policy

...Trust reports. She said the policy seeks to protect the rights of HIV-positive workers, as well as foster a safe and healthy work environment for employees. According to Usman Bungudu, the policy will provide a framework for prevention, care... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Ethiopia Launches HIV/AIDS Workplace Policy

... Ethiopia recently launched a policy that provides a framework for addressing HIV/AIDS in the workplace, the Daily Monitor/AllAfrica.com reports. According to the Monitor/AllAfrica.com, the policy was developed during a three-year Read more »
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Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
...http://www.thebody.com/workplace.html Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »

ID Specialists...Clinics...Privacy

Posted by HealingPower, 5 Replies
Are all ID Specialists located in clinics? That's kind of impersonal don't you think? Please tell me that I may be able to find one in their own office or a little more private. Read more »

Just tested +

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
...to do much except using lots of vitamins & a immune booster ( Moducare). In our country people aren't open minded about HIV at ALL.. everybody just assume you slept around which is not my case but I'm not fighting this anymore I just leave... Read more »

Uganda to Publish Names of Gay People

Posted by Bear60, 1 Reply
...defenders working to protect lesbian and gay rights. On August 8, the tabloid paper Red Pepper published a list of first names, workplaces and other identifying information of 45 alleged homosexuals, all men. The paper claimed it was publishing... Read more »