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Is An Hiv Test Done Before Starting The Artificial Insemination Process

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Artificial insemination

Hi,I got a question re the artificial insemination. Is itpossible to have AN ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION with HIV+ MALE AND HIV- FEMALE, without contacting the virus cause im desperate to have a baby,I have read so many article which they say most of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,The information you seek was already waiting for you in the archives (as is often the case). I'll repost several questions from the archives. Additional information can be easily accessed with a simple archival search.Good luck! Any... Read more »

artificial insemination safer?

hello, i have a question...i am a neg female, want my pos male partner's baby. is it safer... Read more »

Cost of Artificial Insemination

Hello Dr.I'm HIV+ and was wondering what is the approximate cost of an artificial... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Georgia: AIDS Rate Prompts Push for HIV Tests

Organizations including AID Atlanta, a nonprofit HIV/AIDS education and support organization, are providing free HIV testing this week to mark National HIV Testing Day. Georgia has one of the highest AIDS rates in the nation, with 19.7 cases per... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

In Africa, Aid "Alone" Won't Relieve Poverty and Underdevelopment

"There is a fashion that is half right in saying that aid is not the answer to Africa's plight. Where it is wrong is that aid especially focused on the killer diseases, like HIV/AIDS or malaria -- saves lives and has a real impact. Where it is... Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Tips for Finding Housing for People Living with AIDS in L.A.: Web site Says 'Welcome'

Looking for housing can be a daunting task. First, you must become familiar with all of those housing aid programs, and then find the aid that you are eligible to receive. Then you have paperwork to complete and applications to submit. You may need... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Botswana Feels Brunt of HIV/AIDS Apathy

A recent report by the Norwegian aid agency Fafo and the Botswana National Productivity Centre said South African multinational companies are dragging their heels about implementing HIV/AIDS policies in their Botswana subsidiaries. The study... Read more »
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Process of Home Access Test Results

Posted by Smalltown, 3 Replies
ust had a question on calling for Home Access test results. My first concern is if the lab has even received the test. I mailed the test via FedEx on Monday AM. Don't know how far the package got in route before all flights were grounded. Just my... Read more »

Halfway through the testing process

Posted by goonie, 1 Reply
Oh hell.

Long story. Hope you read and comment on this.

Ok. Just to let you guys know the story.

I live in Dubai, where it's not allowed to have HIV. I have a great job (with a big salary), and I'm 27 years old.

So anyway, mid-July i travelled back... Read more »

Process of elimination

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Had a low risk exposure sept/oct last year unprotected vaginal insertive. Went for a full medical last week and just got results of blood test/liver function/kidney function and they were all fine, as was my blood pressure etc. My question is this.... Read more »

Starting meds soon, can he start now?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
My partner has an appointment for the middle of next week to get set up for meds. He was diagnosed this past summer and had a CD4 count of 199 at that time and PCP (that's how we found out). He had previously been misdiagnosed as having Crohn's... Read more »