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How To Know If U Have Aid Or Hiv

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Should I tell if I know someone that works in my school has HIV/aides?

I was told by a teacher last year that he had HIV. I didn't really think anything of it other than to sympathize with him. I did not tell my principal. I have been around people who are HIV positive and didn't think anything of it. It...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
Do you have a grievance procedure? Do you belong to a union? Is there a school administrator to whom you can go with a grievance about this discipline--and a warning about the school's liability? If the principal is acting according to your... Read more »

giving first aid, is there a risk of contracting HIV?

Many people I know won't give frst aid because they're afraid of HIV. Is there really a... Read more »

HIV & 1st AId

Hi all, Three Qs in one here sorry, I work as a volunteer co-ordinator in developing countries and... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Atlanta Journal Constitution: HIV Aid Pipeline Clogged By State

"Alpha Goodshepherd is worried. HIV positive since 1998, he knows how important it is to take care of his health. Until recently, the 51-year-old Lawrenceville resident took a drug to keep the virus at bay. Now, all he has is an empty pill bottle... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ohio: Cuts in Aid for HIV Drugs Bring New Set of Troubles

Cuts made last July to Ohio's AIDS Drug Assistance Program resulted in nearly 1,000 people being dropped off the rolls by December. Facing a $3.9 million deficit three months into the current fiscal year, ADAP instituted a waiting list, and... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Recipients of HIV/AIDS Programs Aid Expected to Feel Crunch of Global Economic Crisis

At the 2009 HIV Implementers' Meeting in Namibia Thursday, Paul DeLay, deputy executive director of UNAIDS, said the global economic crisis will impact countries who receive international aid for HIV/AIDS programs, so recipients of such aid should... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Wealthy Nations Must Increase Aid to Developing Countries to Meet Millennium Goals, Including Reducing HIV Spread, Report Says

Wealthy nations must "fulfil[l] their pledges" to increase aid to developing countries in order to met the U.N. Millennium Development Goals -- including curbing the spread of HIV and reducing maternal and infant deaths -- within the next decade,... Read more »
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Blood on Cotton Ball & Band Aid - not mine

Posted by Olive, 1 Reply

I hope the experts can help me out. I went to get a routine HIV test done at a local clinic here in Kenya. The syringe was new, however after drawing the blood the nurse put a cotton ball on my injected area to cover the blood....I noticed... Read more »

Recent AID's Diagnosis: What should I expect?

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
I am a hetereosexual, non-drug user who has been living with HIV for 13 years. I was just officially Diagnosed with AIDS because of my percentages (11%). My CD4's are 262 and Viral 1801. I didn't realize how uneducated I was on AID's until now. ... Read more »

legal aid and bug-chaser

Posted by mandinka, 1 Reply
I am seeking legal aid and advise for my friend who is in jail and headed to prison. He had a fallout with his girlfriend and she accused him of transmitting the hiv virus to her even though she was already hiv positive. She was a known bug-chaser... Read more »

mthod may aid hiv patients

Posted by raymond, 1 Reply
look up may 7 2013 Read more »