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How Does Hiv Work In The Body

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Ask the Experts

revealing hiv to employers

Am I required by law to reveal my HIV status to my employers or am I protected by the discrimination act of 1990?
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
...a bathroom close to your work station because your meds can give you diarrhea, your doc writes a brief note asking that you work in a location with nearby access to a bathroom for medical reasons. Privacy and dignity remain intact! I'm so glad... Read more »

Pre Employment HIV Test

I was just recently offered a job with a very high profile company. I am pretty sure I do not have... Read more »

Employer denied work due to one HIV+ employee

I am the HR Manager of a home health company with about 100 employees. Our current health insurance... Read more »
Articles
Body Positive

Employment Is a Treatment That Works

...prescription drugs were having limited effects on people who were ill. Drs. Jeffery Greene and Linda Laubenstein from NYU specialized in working with people who were HIV-positive. While working with hundreds of HIV-positive people, they... Read more »
The Body

HIV News & Views, June 24, 2009 - The Body

...forms of treatment to stop those memory T cells from replenishing themselves. Their goal: the complete elimination of HIV in the human body. Will it work? Stay tuned; animal studies have yet to begin. (Article from TheBody.com)   Early... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tanzania Urges Employers, Workers to Set Aside HIV/AIDS Budget

...Organization (ILO) meeting in Dar es Salaam that government ministries had set aside a budget to fight against HIV/AIDS and that both employers and employees should do the same. Reports have said more than 10 percent of the active labor force in... Read more »
The Well Project

Getting HIV Drugs

...receive. Clinical trials are important because they determine if a medication is safe and effective. Some HIV drugs affect women's bodies differently than men's. If you take part in a clinical trial, you will help people to know more about how... Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV+ and working in academia

Posted by kuanRC, 6 Replies
...medical clearance necessary to do research on a major grant like a Fulbright-Hays. Anyone out there going through this too? Anybody have any answers or pointers of how to navigate all this? Thanks so much. Read more »

My story

Posted by sunfire, 1 Reply
...I have had Hiv for 16 years now.I have had problems with meds.my little brother thinks it easy for someone with Hiv to get a job.He thinks the Read more »

HIV Volunteers

Posted by 4901br, 1 Reply
...and have stopped working at any time since being diagnosed, please consider taking part in this research. You can currently be employed, unemployed, on disability it doesnt matter and your identity will remain completely anonymous. It only takes... Read more »

New Owners at The Body

Posted by TheBody
...Dear Friends of TheBody.com and TheBodyPRO.com: I want to be the first to tell you about an exciting development here that will allow us to expand the Read more »