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Importance Of Hiv Disclosure

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HIV disclosure Laws In Alabama

I was wondering if you could tell me what the HIV disclosure laws are in Alabama when it comes to telling your partner that you are infected.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,The Alabama law states that "any person afflicted with a sexually transmitted disease who shall knowingly transmit, or assume the risk of transmitting, or do any act which will probably or likely transmit such disease to another person shall be... Read more »

HIV Disclosure Without My Permission

I couldnt find an answer to my question on any forum. my new boss recently told me that my hiv... Read more »

HIV Disclosure

Hello,Two males meet on an online website for gay males, the two males decided to meet up for... Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Barebacking & HIV Disclosure: What's the Law?

...If you are HIV-positive, dating and sex always involve the sticky questions of if, when, and how to disclose your HIV-status. Should you do Read more »
The Body

HIV Disclosure: African Americans Tell How They Told

... It's been said that the intense focus on privacy in many African-American communities creates a " veil of secrecy " around HIV, making it profoundly difficult for many individuals to be open about their HIV status. Here, African Americans... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Burden of HIV Disclosure Falls on Uganda's Women

... Uganda's Parliament is debating a bill that would give a person six weeks after testing positive for HIV to tell his or her partner before the government does. Adopted in much of West Africa, the law seeks to curb infection rates Read more »
National Pediatric and Family HIV Resource Center

Complex Issue of HIV Disclosure To Children and Adolescents in the Forefront

... A Summary of the Recommendations on Disclosure of Diagnosis to Children and Adolescents Living with HIV Infection from the American Academy of Pediatrics A Provider Commentary from Sandra Y. Lewis, Psy.D., Psychologist, National Read more »
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HIV Disclosure in the Military

Posted by TheConversation, 2 Replies
...about being gay in the Military. I would like to know who all is having issues, fears, doubts, whatever about disclosing their HIV status in the Military. I've copied a general email I send out to interested organizations and individuals below:... Read more »

HIV Disclosure

Posted by northof49th, 2 Replies
...thoughts far better then i could. I'd be happy to hear others thoughts Read more »

Brothre w/ HIV and disclosure

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I have a brother whom I am very close with and love dearly. He was diagnosed with HIV 2 years ago and is still not on meds. His viral load is between 50k and 80k and cd4 around 350, I think. Anyway, He has been Read more »

HIV Disclosure, "The Conversation"

Posted by TheConversation
...I'm writing a book and doing a video documentary on the subject of "The Conversation" that everyone with HIV has when they disclose their HIV status. I'm looking for people from every race, age, nationality, and background; including Read more »