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How Do You Deal With Friends Who Are Hiv Positive

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pls help my newly diagnosed hiv positive friend

hi dr bobgood morninghow's your health.my friend recently found out his hiv positve status during a bood donation camp.he's finding it hard to cope with the new reality.but the worst part is that he is getting fooled by a doctor who claims that his...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...desperate, vulnerable and frightened. Your buddy is not alone in being fooled by these modern-day witchdoctors. Check out the archives of the Fatigue and Anemia forum. There you will find entire chapters devoted to complementary and alternative... Read more »

hiv positive friend with multiple partners

what do you do when you know that your good friend who's poz is having unprotected sex with... Read more »

My boy friend told me that he is HIV positive. What test should i get, is my test sufficient.

Hi Dr. Bob, My boy friend told me four months back that he is HIV positive. He came to know that... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Pacific Leaders Launch Friends of the Global Fund Group to Increase Efforts to Fight HIV/AIDS, TB, Malaria

...Governor-General Quentin Bryce on Monday launched the Pacific Friends of the Global Fund to increase awareness of Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria programs in the Pacific region, the AAP/Sydney Morning Herald reports.... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Lost to AIDS, but Still Friended

... Using technology and art, activists are helping to chronicle the life and times of those who died of HIV infection , particularly before the widespread introduction of antiretroviral drugs. "There is a real hunger for information Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Child-Friendly Drug Tentatively OK'd for HIV/AIDS

... Zidovudine oral solution, a generic version of a child-friendly HIV/AIDS drug, has received tentative approval from the Food and Drug Administration. FDA's action means that while existing patents or Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

The AIDS Struggle Has a Friend in Rep. Barbara Lee

...supporter in Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA), co-author of PEPFAR, legislation that provides billions of dollars to prevent new HIV infections throughout the developing world. But her commitment to end the crisis in America is keenly targeted toward... Read more »
Connect With Others

My b-friend just found out he's got HIV

Posted by nomorerain, 4 Replies
...My b-friend just found out today he's HIV positive. He's been suspecting the + status for some time and has had simptoms of the acute infection (monolike syndrome). He's Read more »

Best friend just found out HIV positive

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Yesterday was an extremely overwhelming day for me. My bestfriend of over 10 years just found out he is HIV positive. We believe he contracted it from his partner who we knew was positive. My bestfriend swore that they were careful Read more »

My friend is HIV positive

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...My friend recently became HIV positive....it has put a real stress on her friends/family around her...initially she was very motivated to start treatment immediately Read more »

One of my best friends is HIV+

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...About a month ago I found out that one of my dearest friends is positive. I had never realised the impact of HIV/AIDS until then. I had heard of other peoples friends and family members dying from this disease, but never had to deal with Read more »