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Hiv Workplace Rules

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The Well Project

HIV and the Brain

...disorder. Additional Reading: Lapp, D. C. (2004). Don't forget!: easy exercises for a better memory at any age . US: Barnes and Noble Books. ( Buy it online .) Lapp, D. C. (1998). Maximizing your memory power: memory in the workplace . Hauppauge, NY: Barron's Educational Series, Inc. ( Buy it online .)
Ask the Experts

Can I work in the hosp. if i'm positive?

Just passed Nclex-RN and has been offered a job in PCU at a local hosp. Will they still hire me after the test comes back positive?
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
...Hospitals all set their own rules on potential exposure to HIV in the workplace. Usually they do not restrict the activities of someone who's not doing invasive procedures. Ask for a copy of your hospital's Read more »

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 »

Mandatory HIV Education in the Workplace?

I work at a private university in a relatively rural area. HIV education does not take priority even though we are training medical professionals. I am a volunteer for several local HIV/AIDS agencies, and am of the opinion that HIV education...
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
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Thank you and research on HIV/AIDS in workplace continues

Thank you for your response about NGO's HIV/AIDS workplace policies. I will definitely check out the website that you suggested. I will be glad to share the results of my research when I finish. I noticed in your bibliography that you worked with...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
...there are chapters. From the questions I've received, it would appear that CPR instructors are not required to have training in HIV from any angle, but I may be dealing with the exceptions rather than the rule. At ARC's national headquarters in... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Kenyan Government Developing Policy to Address HIV/AIDS in Workplace, Official Says

... The Kenyan government plans to develop a policy to address HIV/AIDS in the workplace, Mark Bor, secretary of the Ministry of Labour and Human Resource Development , said on Sunday at the opening of a two-day seminar Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Zidovudine (Retrovir, AZT)

...benefit to taking zidovudine. But zidovudine is used as part of combination therapy for people who are exposed to HIV through a workplace accident (needlestick or splash). Zidovudine greatly reduces transmission of HIV from the mother to her... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues Read more »
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 Read more »
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Posted by toronto111, 2 Replies
...I've been known to have very bad coughs like that before in wintertime, especially in enclosed dusty areas like my home and my workplace, and I've been under a fair amount of stress as I've been recovering from my fairly deep depression. I'd like... Read more »

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 »

William is in the hospital - Please Pray for Him!

Posted by Survivor, 16 Replies
...half way across the world and his surgeon is well respected. Ben does not think the mass could be anyway related to his hiv since he is got such great numbers 770+ and vl of 1700. I just hope and pray that whatever this is, its benign. ... Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...Mixed-HIV-Status Couples Strategies for Treatment- Experienced HIVers Tratamientos (En Espaol) Understanding Your Labs Women and HIV Workplace and Insurance Issues AIDS-Related Cancers Lipodystrophy and Wasting Nutrition and Exercise ... Read more »