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How Many People Are Living With Aids In The Usa

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Ask the Experts

New Rules for HIV positive people travelling to the United States

Hey Dr. Bob,I heard the Bush Administration finally got around to changing the ban on HIV positive travelers wanting to come to the Unioted States. Is this too good to be true???Toby
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...of their condition and under medical care. Plus they would have to prove they have health insurance that is accepted in the United States! Needless to say, these requirements are unjust, illogical and stigmatizing!The new rules do call for... Read more »

HIV is HIV - is what is is..isn't it? Obama (TRAVEL BAN, 2010)

Hi Doc!!HIV is what is is: an incredible danger. Why, then, are some body fluids more infectious... Read more »
The Body PRO

Declining Concentration of HIV in Correctional Facilities, but 20 Percent of HIV-Infected People in the U.S. Have Been in a Correctional Facility

...people will be released to care on the outside. But what has happened in the past decade is that there are more people in the United States who are infected. We have gone from probably around 775,000 people in 1997 who were infected to over a... Read more »
Lambda Legal

Lambda Legal Urges President to Eliminate U.S. Travel Restrictions for People Living With HIV

...the statutory requirement that HIV be included on the list of diseases or conditions that make a person inadmissible to the United States. In addition, the letter urges the President then to direct the Department of Health and Human Services to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

CDC Releases Updated Estimates About HIV Prevalence in U.S.; Agency Says 1.1 Million People Living With Virus

... CDC on Friday in its Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report released updated estimates of HIV prevalence in the U.S., saying that 1.1 million people were living with the virus at the end of 2006, Bloomberg reports. According to the report, Read more »
AIDS Treatment News

Medicaid Funding Cuts Affect People With AIDS Across the U.S.

...known that the Medicaid program (MediCalin California) is the single biggest source of publiclyfunded AIDS treatment in the United States -- bigger thanMedicare and bigger than the Ryan White Care Act. Medicaidspent $6.9 billion on people with... Read more »
Connect With Others

Best place to live in USA with HIV?

Posted by TonyBakerOK, 4 Replies
...months. AND since I live in the Service area of the agency, When I get my Voucher, I can choose to PORT it to any place in the USA that has section 8, REGARDLESS if they are giving vouchers or not.. SO I will have the opportunity to move... Read more »


Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...UNITED STATES DISCRIMINATES AGAINST HIV+ PEOPLE While nearly a million HIV+ American citizens enjoy the freedom to leave and travel outside Read more »

The U.S. patented cure for AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
...Disease Control Office of Minority Health Re: The U.S. patented cure for AIDS Dear CDC OMH: In 1997, the United States patented the cure for AIDS, patent #5676977 (abstract below). To date the CDC does not even register... Read more »


Posted by Survivor, 2 Replies
...HIV/AIDS as a doctor and a journalist when I traveled the world meeting patients. From Thailand to Kenya to Rwanda to India to the United States, the faces staring back at me were the same faces I had seen my entire life. A soft-spoken veiled... Read more »