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Life After Hiv

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life of HIV

if the human nails scratches the HIV+ person what is the exact life of HIV virus on the nails.
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...Thanks for the question.HIV does not survive well outside of the body. If there were blood on the nails after a scratch, once that blood is dried any virus Read more »

Is there a Sex Life after HIV?

I have been diagnosed for over 12yrs now...I accepted it and then denied it...accepted...then... Read more »

Life with HIV after angioplasty at 59

I have been HIV positive for almost 25 years (that I know of); the first 9 years without treatment.... Read more »
Articles
Test Positive Aware Network

Positively Aware Magazine Announces "A Day With HIV in America" Photo Essay Which Will Illustrate a Day in the Life With HIV

...snapshot of a moment from their everyday life. The photo essay hopes to present a portrait of our world and to put a face on HIV/AIDS in the U.S., in an effort to de-stigmatize life with HIV. Selected photos will appear in a special section of... Read more »
AIDS.gov

"Aging Is a Part of Life; HIV Doesn't Have to Be!"

...with regards to HIV prevention, testing, care and treatment," Michael said. "This year’s NHAAD theme, 'Aging is a part of life; HIV doesn't have to be,' demonstrates the increased need for prevention, research, and data targeting the aging... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Texas: Dallas Teen Has Lived to Tell About Life With HIV

...14-year-old girl in suburban Dallas is poised to tell the world something many people would keep quiet, that she has been living with HIV since birth. Brianna Lamar is in contention to represent Texas in a program sponsored by the Children's... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Baltimore Sun Examines World Relief's "Choose Life" HIV/AIDS-Prevention Campaign in Mozambique

... The Baltimore Sun on Sunday examined the work of World Relief 's "Choose Life" HIV/AIDS prevention campaign in Mozambique. "Choose Life" focuses on abstinence until marriage as the best way to protect against Read more »
Connect With Others

my life with hiv.

Posted by dear, 4 Replies
...I don't have no friends with hiv it would be nice to talk to a person who has it. Read more »

Life with HIV

Posted by blkshape, 8 Replies
...week , I went for first time to my doctor. The doctor , who is supposed to be a specilits in HIV , told me that A normal life expectancy is 8 years without meds and 8 more with meds. It means to me 16 years of life . I have readt in the body... Read more »

whats life like with hiv/aids?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I am a student doing a research paper on how life is like for those recently diagnosed with hiv/aids. Theres questions that i need to ask to someone that is diagnosed with this disease, if you wouldlike to help me please email Read more »

Can you work full time through life with hiv/aids?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...obligations. I have talked with my doctors and read about the prognosis of hiv this day and age and can live a fairly normal life. But also read about people on disability and not working. So what I need to know is the truth. Am I going to be... Read more »