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How Can We Practice Safty Or Avoiding Hiv?

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HIV/AIDS Wellness and Practical Strategies for Managing Mental Health and Depression in the Workplace

I have put together this conference here in South Africa. I want to know what sort of topics will benefit delegates. Workplace programs on this subject are almost non existant here. Many people have shown great interest to attend this, but I don't...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...There are several important topics for a workplace conference like this. It should include topics such as 1)HIV prevention, 2) general education about HIV (how it is and is not transmitted, how does HIV testing work, what is the course of Read more »

Can health care workers practice with AIDS?

I have a friend who is a dentist. He was recently exposed to blood during a procedure on a patient... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Gender Programming and Practices: Practical Approaches for Integration With HIV and AIDS

...session will focus on the U.S. Government's current strategy to address gender issues within the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). Representatives from civil society, partner organizations, partner governments, the private... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Women's Group Calls on Namibia to Increase HIV/AIDS Treatment Access, Address Poverty, Cultural Practices

... The Women's Leadership Centre -- an organization that focuses on HIV/AIDS, women's rights and culture -- recently called on the Namibian government to make HIV/AIDS treatment available at all health Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.N. Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa Mataka Urges Women to Address Cultural Practices That Fuel Spread of Disease

... United Nations Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa Elizabeth Mataka on Sunday in Lusaka, Zambia, called on women to openly discuss and increase awareness of harmful cultural Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Risky Practices in Zambia Weakening Fight Against HIV/AIDS

...Zambia researchers at a Lusaka conference presented findings on sexual and marriage practices in Mansa District in the era of HIV/AIDS. The practice of dry sex, the use of herbs to reduce vaginal lubrication, persists despite its risk of causing... Read more »
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Looking for experiences from HIV + travel to EU

Posted by deutschman, 2 Replies
...First, thanks for looking at this post (and hopefully responding). I have known that I am HIV + for about 2 years and am finally feeling healthy again (CD 4 count is almost to 400). I'm regularly taking Atripla. Here's Read more »

Experiences of women with HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...nursing student at California State University Bakersfield. I am doing my thesis project on the experiences of women living with HIV. All my projects requires is an interview! If you are a woman living with HIV and would be interested in... Read more »

Job related HIV experiences

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Hi, I was wondering if having HIV has ever become a problem for anyone in the workplace? Has anyone ever had an experience of discrimination? Does anyone keep Read more »

hiv through one oral sex experience?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...two weeks and some chest pain. I've also had a severe headache for about 4 days. What are the chances that I have contracted hiv? Do you have any statistics on the probability of getting hiv through oral sex? Are my symptoms just of anxiety or... Read more »