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Hivaids Testing Centers In New Orleans La

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Hurricane Katrina Continues to Affect Treatment Services for People Living With HIV/AIDS in New Orleans

Damage caused to the New Orleans health system by hurricane Katrina continues to affect access to physicians, clinics and treatment for HIV-positive people, the New Orleans Times-Picayune reports. According to the Times-Picayune , resources are... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New Orleans Program Will Provide HIV, STI Testing, Treatment to Inmates

A new program launched at the New Orleans Parish jail will provide inmates with testing and treatment for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections, Criminal Sheriff Marlin Gusman announced on Friday, the New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Louisiana: Number of AIDS Cases Are High in New Orleans, Baton Rouge

According to 2011 data from CDC, the per capita rate of new AIDS cases in New Orleans and Baton Rouge ranks among the highest for US cities. For the second year in a row, the Baton Rouge metropolitan area has the highest per capita rate of new AIDS... Read more »
Ask the Experts

specialists in New Orleans

Hi,I'm new to this website and would like some advice on seeing an HIV specialist in New Orleans. I'm currently living in Boston where I receive my care from a Harvard Doctor but may have to go back home in LA....
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
I would recommend either contacting the New Orleans AIDS Task Force (504-826-2601--ask for advice about which NO docs are highly regarded by the local community and accessible) or contact Dr. Newton Hyslop at LSU (504-584-3605) to get his advice... Read more »

Reliable Testing Centers?

I know you must be quite busy but please please assist me. I wanted to know of any reliable hiv testing centers in Tanzania,East Africa. Please help. Thank you. ...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
Try contacting these phone numbers in Tanzania:Cheryl Scott, MD Medical Officer 255 222 666 010 x4500 Eddas Bennett, Public Health Advisor 255 222 666 010 x4500Or contact the following organizations:Society for women and AIDS in Africa Tanzania... Read more »

TEST CENTERS

HI,WHERE CAN I FIND LOW COST OR NO COST HIV TEST CENTERS IN NYC?THANK FOR ALL YOUR HELP AND THIS HELPFUL SITE...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
I recommend that you use one of the test centers provided by the New York City Department of Health. Their services are free. And while you're at it, have an anonymous test (for the record, I'm opposed to the Names Reporting/Partner... Read more »

How dangerous is it to return to New Orleans

I will be returning to New Orleans for the first time since Hurricane Katrina this coming Thursday. Fortunately there was minimal flooding in the area of my home, however, I'm aware of significant roof damage and broken pipes. No doubt there...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Starting therapy sounds advisable in the near future but you need to know that your suppply of drug will be uninterrupted. HIV clinics in New Orleans are severely disrupted as are health services in general so if there is uncertainty about getting... Read more »
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Any good free care in New Orleans LA?

Posted by livesinadream, 1 Reply
Hello,
Thinking about moving back to New Orleans but scared what to do about Drs. I have a great Dr where I live now and he is one of the top docs in the state. I know I shouldn;t leave him but unfortuantly the state that I live in is killing me. ... Read more »

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Online testing centers

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Does anyone have any experience with the online testing centers i.e. advancedtestingcenter.com, ehivtest.com, etc. Does anyone know if they're reliable? Apparently they give HIV test results over the phone. I'm not sure if this is a good idea. ... Read more »

Manager, Center for HIV Information SF

Posted by Anonymous
Manager, Center for HIV Information

Position Description
The UCSF Center for HIV Information (CHI) is a faculty-directed program of the Department of Medicine with a remarkably successful track record for developing key information resources on... Read more »