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Homeless And Hiv

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Bit by a homeless guy (HUMAN BITE, 2010)

I got bit by a homeless guy, really deep, enough to leave a scar and get sticthes, and yes there was alot of bleeding. At six weeks after the incident i had a sudden onset of swollen lymph nodes, and a sore throat which lasted about a week and a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...what you do in this forum is a very noble thing, you help a lot of people. I have a doubt: what is the possibility of getting aids or other STD's from a human bite? The problem is that a friend convinced me, about two months ago, to go to a stip... Read more »

Completely sick with taking PEP, and thinking about stopping, HELP!

Im a nurse practitioner, desperately seeking information about PEP for a non-occupational exposure.... Read more »

16 and alone

I am not going to leave my name because I don't want my parents or family coming across this. I'm... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Texas: San Antonio AIDS Foundation Offers Refuge for Homeless With HIV and AIDS

... A new transitional home for the homeless living with HIV/AIDS opened this month in downtown San Antonio, and the facility already has its first six residents. San Antonio Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Illinois: Clinton Says Reform Vital to Homeless With HIV

... The crisis in health care is responsible for much of the homelessness among persons with HIV, former President Bill Clinton told advocates at a speech Wednesday in Chicago. The event raised an estimated Read more »
Community HIV/AIDS Mobilization Project

Not to Be Missed at the Global AIDS Conference This Summer: The First-Ever Poverty, Homelessness and HIV Satellite Meeting

...AIDS Housing Coalition and Housing Works have convened an international committee to plan an International Summit on Poverty, Homeless Persons and HIV. The summit's main objective is to create a declaration demanding that adequate housing be... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida Ministers to Create Center for Homeless HIV/AIDS Patients

...convert it, by the first of the year, into transitional housing for 78 of the area's homeless, specifically for those with HIV/AIDS. The two, who are affiliated with the Jubilee Church of the Rock, say they have lined up sponsors to pay the... Read more »
Connect With Others

Homeless

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...starting to get sick. I have no one to fall back on I am on my own. Can anyone out there provide me with some advise so I dont go homeless? I Have read that 60% of people with aids go homeless. What do people on this board do? Read more »

My blog about hiv/aids, hcv, alcoholism, addiction

Posted by RicksWorld
...Hi, I'd like to invite anyone who suffers with hiv/aids, hcv, alcoholism, addiction, or homelessness to join me at my blog, http://ricksworld411.blogspot.com or contact me at ricksworld411@yahoo.com. I live in the Seattle Read more »

HIV via infected food!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Dear Experts, I have some trouble, I need your help. Although you establish that HIV could transmit in three ways: Unprotected sexual intercourse, used syringes, and blood transfusion ..But I have one question: Read more »

26 years positive - feeling lost

Posted by lovinglife101, 1 Reply
...is going well. I want to return to work, I want to have a somewhat normal life. I am afraid. There was a time that I was homeless with less than 50 T-cells; I now am almost done with a second Masters Degree, have 400 T-cells, viral load... Read more »