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How Much Do Aids Tests Cost?

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NEED A LOW COSTING OR FREE AIDS TEST ONLY 14

I HAD ORAL SEX WITH A BOY WHO HAS A BAD REPUTATION. HE DIDNT ACTUALLY CUM IN MY MOUTH BUT I'M STILL NERVOUS I MIGHT HAVE SOMETHING. I WAS WONDERING IF I COUL GET A FREE AIDS TEST OR AT LEAST A LOW-COSTING ONE SOMEWHERE. COULD YOU HELP ME OUT?
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...for your question. If you want to get tested for HIV, you have several options.1) Your private physician can do the test. Costs can vary greatly from doctor to doctor.2) Your local health department can very often do the test for free or low... Read more »

HIV CURE COST $200,000

HI DR BOB PLEASE KEEP UP THE GREAT WORK YOU DO FOR US HIVERS.... I WAS READING ON GOOGLE THAT A... Read more »

TO CURE HIV IT COST $200,000 ???

HI DR KEITH PLEASE KEEP UP THE GREAT WORK YOU DO FOR US HIVERS SUFFERING WITH THIS ILNESS....I READ... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

IRIN/ PlusNews Examines Financial Costs Associated With HIV/AIDS Care in Kenya

...diagnosis and treatment of TB, which has significantly lightened the financial load of people living with HIV, but for many, the cost of treating opportunistic infections and journeying to and from distant health centres is crippling," the news... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Carolina: Department of Health and Environmental Control Offering Free or Low-Cost Testing for World AIDS Day

... In recognition of World AIDS Day, Dec. 1, DHEC will offer free or low-cost testing for HIV. "In South Carolina, more than 14,000 people are known to be living with HIV/AIDS, and we estimate that one HIV Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV-Positive People Seeking No-Cost Antiretrovirals in Zimbabwe to Increase Following Procurement of T Cell Tests, AIDS Council Says

... The number of people living with HIV/AIDS seeking access to no-cost antiretroviral drugs in Zimbabwe likely will increase following the procurement of tests that count CD4+ T cells, Zimbabwe's Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Researchers Testing Whether AIDS Drug Regimens Can Be Taken Only Five Days a Week to Cut Costs, Reduce Side Effects

...implications of allowing HIV-positive patients to take a break from their medications every weekend, a strategy that could reduce the cost of treating the disease and improve the quality of life for patients, the Boston Globe reports.... Read more »
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HIV-Specific Medications AT COST - a new service

Posted by CanDoMeds, 1 Reply
...pharmacy prices. But we must do more than this. Dr. Galea and I have decided to offer HIV, diabetes, and cancer medications AT COST . We understand how hard it is to obtain some of these medications - Atripla, Viramune, Truvada, and Viread ... Read more »

cost of hiv

Posted by hopefulone, 8 Replies
...curious...what is the cost of hiv in terms of medical treatment...i am not currently on medicine and am curious what the disease costs some of you guys Read more »

Viral load test cost

Posted by Bensf, 1 Reply
...had experience paying out of pocket for their viral load tests while covered by Blue Cross, which usually negotiates a lower cost, even if your deductible is not met, and what have you had to pay. Thanks - Ben in SF Read more »

Cost of HIV meds!

Posted by spadude64, 2 Replies
...Luckily, I have medical insurance but I asked my pharmacist how much my meds cost and he told me 13 thousand dollars a year! I was shocked to hear that since I am only taking Sustiva and combivir. We, who are Read more »