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In Which States Do The Most People With Hiv Live

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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
...that be strikes out again?!?!The new rules for HIV-positive folks wishing to enter the U.S. are even worse than the old rules!People with HIV have been banned from entering the U.S. since 1987, but waivers are sometimes given for short visits.... Read more »

saliva (Facts for Life: What you and the people you care about need to know about HIV/AIDS )

can i catch HIV if my partner "sprays" when he talks and his salive gets in my eye? Also can i get... Read more »
Articles
National AIDS Housing Coalition

United States: Housing for People Living With HIV/AIDS

...at highest HIV risk; and that theassociation between lack of stable housing and greater HIV risk behaviors remains even amongpersons who have received risk reduction services. Significantly, persons with stable housing areless likely to engage in... Read more »
UNAIDS

UN Secretary-General Urges Countries to Follow the United States and Lift Travel Restrictions for People Living With HIV

...and do not protect public health. "I congratulate President Obama on announcing the removal of the travel restrictions for people living with HIV from entering the United States," said United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. "I urge all... Read more »
The Body

Thoughts on NY State Senator Thomas Duane's Impassioned Speech on Behalf of People Living With HIV

...passionateactivism in packed weekly meetings at Cooper Union in the East Villagein New York City. At these meetings, deeply committed people came upwith ways to rectify injustices. Every week, a new series of actionswere planned. It was inspiring... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New York State "Safety Net" for People Living With HIV/AIDS "Being Dismantled" by Funding Cuts, Opinion Piece Says

...are disabled and/or in poverty" and "we are facing a certain increase in HIV cases," Silvestrone writes. She adds that when "people do not have a roof over their heads, food to feed their families and adequate employment, the last thing they... Read more »
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UNITED STATES DISCRIMINATES AGAINST HIV+ PEOPLE

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 their country, the United States Read more »

Best places to live on the East Coast with the HIV

Posted by christo, 1 Reply
...I spoke with a state worker in North Carolina and she told me to have that as my last option if possible. Also looking for people to chat with and find friends online, etc. as a support group. Since I work most places are closed or all the... Read more »

1.1 Million American living with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Florida69, 2 Replies
...Control and Prevention said on Thursday. The CDC numbers, based on 2006 data, show the population living with HIV is growing as people become newly infected and as more patients survive thanks to HIV drugs. The report also suggests that past... Read more »

HIV Infections ARE RISING!

Posted by bradford, 7 Replies
...HIV Infections ARE RISING! Many people still have the belief that HIV and AIDS only affects homosexuals! However, 75% of the world population infected with HIV is heterosexual. Read more »