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Is It Dangerous To Be Around Hiv Positive People

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Dangers of pets for HIV positive people?

I am considering get a cat for a pet, companionship. However, my doctor recommended that I do not get a kitten due to a fungus that is found in the litter. I am HIV+ and told that I might have problem with this. If not, would a small dog be a...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
I'm sorry to confirm that cats may be dangerous, due to the possible transmission of cryptococcus, a fungus that can cause infections of the lungs, blood and lining of the brain. Dogs are much safer. Although cryptococcus is only a problem if... Read more »

Is melatonin safe for HIV positive people?

Dear Doc,I noticed that the label on my over-the-counter melatonin advises against anyone with an... Read more »

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... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Maryland Comptroller Calls for Registry of HIV-Positive People, Saying They Pose "A Danger"

Maryland Comptroller William Schaefer (D) on Tuesday defended his call for a public registry to list the names of HIV-positive people in the state and said that HIV-positive people are "a danger," the Washington Post reports. Schaefer, former... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Rising Food Prices in Ethiopia Dangerous for People Living With HIV/AIDS, IRIN/Plus News Reports

Food prices in Ethiopia, which have risen by 40% in the past year as a result of drought and the global food crisis, are having a detrimental effect on HIV-positive people in the country -- who may be weak, unable to work and shunned by their... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Thais Need Information on Coping With HIV/AIDS; Young People "In Denial" About Dangers, UNDP Survey Says

Although Thai people are well-informed about HIV/AIDS and how to avoid contracting the virus, they need additional information on coping with HIV/AIDS and supporting people who are living with the disease, according to the results of a survey... Read more »
CDC National Prevention Information Network

Dating Sites for STD-Positive People Are Cute -- But Could Be Dangerous

This article was reported by Business Insider Australia . Business Insider Australia recently reported on the popularity of STD-positive dating sites such as H-YPE.com, PositiveDating.com, STDmatch.net, and PositiveSingles.com that intend to... Read more »
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