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Hiv Tests Through The Mail

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if it dies

if the hiv virus dies shortly after leaving the body how do they test your blood for example when you take an at home hiv test and mail it in
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...HIV virus itself, but rather a specific protein (anti-HIV antibody) that circulates in the blood. You can read much more about HIV testing basics in the archives and related links. Be well.Dr. Bob Read more »

Marijuana smoking and Hiv Testing

Hi Dr Bob, I have e-mailed you before and I have never gotten a response. I know you get a million... Read more »

I just wanted to know if i could send a donation by mail.

I don't have a credit card or paypal.I can only offer $75 dollers. I took my test neg, for a drop... 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

..."considerable success" of Botswana's routine HIV testing program, which was implemented in 2004. The program offers optional HIV tests to every person who visits a health clinic. According to Khumo Seipone, head of HIV prevention and care for the... Read more »
The Body

Opt-Out and Eliminating Consent for HIV Testing

...more people for HIV. This is consistent with the Center for Disease Control's recent recommendations (in 2006) to encourage HIV testing to become a routine part of medical care. However, one of the more controversial aspects of this push is the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

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

...throughout the country and in June plans to launch a "Know Your Status" campaign that aims to offer every person in the country an HIV test (Nolen, Globe and Mail , 4/6). Back to other news for April 7, 2006 Search the Newsroom archive ... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...Anonymous HIV Testing Confidential HIV Testing HIV Name-Based Reporting Partner Notification Orasure Test for HIV Rapid Tests for HIV Home HIV Antibody Tests Urine Test for HIV RNA / NAAT... Read more »
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HIV mail in test...

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...numerous men...well not numerous, (about 4) without using protection. anways, i then decided to get one of those home access hiv tests that you do at home, mail in, and then call for your results. when i took the at home test it was about 8... Read more »

family "full" of myths!!

Posted by debtex, 5 Replies
...in law....(ok people do we even have to go there)...but "few" examples. when my husband and I first started dating he had an HIV test. letter came to the mail, (whew) he said..negative. his mother said to ME...thats good to know "if you seen"... Read more »

Do I need to worry?

Posted by worried79, 2 Replies
...weight loss, diahhrea, anxiety, depression, heat intolerance, insomnia, and heart palpitations. 11 days ago I requested an HIV test, and I did not get the results in the mail with the rest of my blood work, nor did the doctor call me to give me... 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 Read more »