How Is Someone Notified That They Tested Hiv Positive
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Posted by spike, 19 RepliesMy health department contacted me, before my doctor today at work. I found out the HIV test I took came back postive.
I am so afraid!. I don't want to go to sleep. I know I will discuss this with my personal doctor in the morning. But this first... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesRecently I learned of my spouse's affairs with **multiple**partners over the past 10 years. In fact we married because my spouse infected me with HIV (at the time I thought it was a death sentence, etc...).
Now I feel that these people my spouse... Read more »
Posted by DELRAELADAMSCH, 1 ReplyHello I am HIV Positive and I have been taking the necessary medication and I tested positive a year ago. Read more »
Posted by ruraltgwoman, 1 ReplyI tested positive for HIV on 12/10. My boyfriend just got his results back today 12/21. His results came back negative.
We have been having unprotected sex for the last 4 years and have been together for 5. I have only been wih him during that... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyThis past week I went in for my annual blood HIV testing because my spouse has HIV. My initial HIV test this week returned with an abnormal result which inspired that lab to test with the additional Western Blot exam. This too returned... Read more »
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,"Axiety?" What's that? Sounds uncomfortable.Your repeatedly negative HIV-antibody tests out to 12 weeks plus your undetectable PCR at 28 days are definitive and conclusive. Your HIV risk is minimal at best, assuming the... Read more »
Insurance & Benefits Advocate AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA)I don't know what the state laws are where you live as to physician notification requirements. They will notify you that your application is denied due to medical reasons. Hopefully, the actual HIV status will only be released to your physician... Read more »
Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.The insurance company or administrator can only release information to the employer to the extent needed to administer the plan. Therefore, as part of renewal, the administrator and/or insurer could release information about the costs related to... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Thanks for your post. Yes, we are trying to get this more recent information out to a wider audience. The influenza vaccine changes from year to year to cover the most likely flu strain candidates for the coming flu season. We do have recent... Read more »
South Carolina Senate Committee Approves Measure Removing Requirement That School Officials Be Notified of Students' HIV-Positive StatusThe South Carolina Senate Medical Affairs Committee on Wednesday approved a measure (SB 970 ) to eliminate a requirement that a school superintendent and nurse be notified of students who are diagnosed with HIV, the AP/ WISTV reports (AP/ WISTV... Read more »
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Leaders of Merck's Canceled HIV Vaccine Study Notify Participants Whether They Received Vaccine, PlaceboLeaders of Merck 's experimental HIV vaccine study on Monday decided to notify all of the trial's 3,000 participants whether they were given the vaccine or a placebo, the San Francisco Chronicle reports. Representatives of Merck, NIH and a group... Read more »
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