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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
when i went to my gyno, they told me they do not cover HIV screening/testing and i would have to go to a lab to get tested. i was a little leary about doing that, cause i was so nervous to even get tested in the first place. last year i had... Read more »

Mailing list for HIV(-) people who are infected

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Does anyone know the URL for the mailing list/message board for people who have been infected wih HIV for more than 1 year, yet still test negative via ELISA. For those of us who still have residual symptoms, we know how bogus these HIV/ AIDS tests... Read more »

Mailing list for HIV-

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Does anyone know the web address for the HIV mailing list for people who continue to test HIV negative a year or more afer they are infected? Please reply because i have seen it mentioned at the medical sites a few times. I will keep testing in the... Read more »

HIV+ looking in ohio e-mail

Posted by Anonymous
sorry i forgot my e-mail for the one that asked for it. It is toledodad442@yahoo.com
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Pagina Web grupo de apoyo Pacientes HIV via e-mail

Posted by jean, 3 Replies
Hola a todos!!
Recientemente inaguramos nuestra pagina web del Grupo de Apoyo Pacientes HIV via e mail.El mismo fue creado con mucho amor y cario para todos ustedes. Espero y nos visiten. El enlace... Read more »
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Mail order home test versus Elisa

Hi Doctor,I was on the computer not long ago and saw these hiv self tests advertised which takes about 5 minutes to get a result. Everything is done at home by the person taking the test.Anyway out of curiosity I ordered one and it tested positive....
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
You need to be very careful about utilizing any tests sold through the mail or net. They are probably not FDA approved, and as such are unregulated and probably inaccurate. These tests are to be distinguished from other "home" tests like... Read more »

Re: HIV drug availability and mailing to Indonesia - further details *Reader comments welcomed*

Certain, but limited, HIV medications are available in Indonesia, in theory free of charge - though you have to pay for the consultation with the doctor to get the prescription and access to doctors with suitable knowledge of HIV is incredibly...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello and thanks for sharing your insight about HIV care in Indonesia.BY... Read more »

RE: HIV drug availability, mailing *readers, please share your experiences

Hi,I have moved around various parts of my country, ( and met with doctors in a different country ) and have always found online and from local hospitals the best local hiv clinics, both private and public.I have always since being diagnosed had a...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thanks Andrew! You're posts are always full of valuable information.BY... Read more »

HomeAccess results by mail after calling in

Hi! I don't have a question but I just wanted to get the word out to those who have recently done an HIV test through Home Access. Home Access is now offering those who have already called in for their test results to request to receive their...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
Thanks for the information.For more information about Home Access testing, see <a href="http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/SafeSex/Archive/Testing/Q15829.qna" target=_new>Home Test</a>.RMK... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Globe and Mail Examines Issues Surrounding Launch of Lesotho's Campaign to Offer HIV Tests to Everyone Over Age 12

Toronto's Globe and Mail on Wednesday examined the issues surrounding the launch next month of the $12.5 million Know Your Status campaign in Lesotho, which aims to offer an optional HIV test to every resident over age 12 by the end of 2007.... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ohio: HIV Data in E-Mail Fake, Local Health Officials Say

In a joint statement issued Monday, Cleveland and Cuyahoga Countyhealth department officials said a widely circulated e-mail about HIV inarea high schools is a hoax, and the statistics it cites are not factual. The e-mail claims that the American... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Globe and Mail Examines Mining Company's HIV/AIDS Management Program

Toronto's Globe and Mail on Saturday examined how the South African mining company Anglo American is tackling HIV/AIDS among its employees with a comprehensive HIV/AIDS management program, which the company announced in 2002 and some industry... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Toronto's Globe and Mail Examines Lesotho's HIV/AIDS Epidemic

Toronto's Globe and Mail on Thursday examined the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Lesotho, which has the world's third-highest estimated HIV prevalence -- about 30%. Lesotho, which has a population of about 1.8 million, began a national antiretroviral... Read more »