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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

India: 29 Percent of HIV-Positive People Refused Loans

Of the 26 percent of HIV-positive employees who disclosed their serostatus at work, more than 10 percent reported workplace discrimination, according to a new study. Not surprisingly, 74 percent of people infected chose not to disclose their status... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Loan Program for People With HIV Aims to "Overcome" Stigma, Encourage Business

A program organized by Thai Sen. Mechai Viravaidya to help HIV-positive people begin careers and "overcome social isolation" has given about 1,000 small, short-term loans to business partners in Thailand in the last two and a half years, Mechai said... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.S. Pledges $99 Million to Tanzania for HIV/AIDS, Malaria Efforts, Farm Loans

Tanzania will receive $99 million in aid from the U.S. to enhance its efforts to address malaria and HIV/AIDS and provide loans to farmers, Tanzania's Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Bernard Membe said Tuesday, Reuters ... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Difference between Viral loan & Antibody test

Dear Dr Susan,What is the difference between viral load test and Elisa antibody test? Are both test used to check the status of HIV virus in the blood.Thank you for your prompt reply....
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Yes. The viral load test measures whether the actual virus is present in blood. The ELISA test measures whether antibody (that a person makes) against the virus is present.... Read more »

Viral Load/HIV positive

I'm gay and was HIV negative in October and got tested in December because after an encounter I did not feel right. I was told I'm HIV positive after the December test and I did a viral load test as well. My viral loan came back as less...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
You don't indicate what tests were performed to indicate a positive result. I assume a screening HIV antibody test and confirmatory HIV-1 western blot test were performed and were both positive. Positive antibody tests with an undetectable... Read more »

I just found out my boyfriend is HIV positive , what do I do? (PREGNANCY: HIV POSITIVE MALE AND HIV NEGATIVE FEMALE 2010)

My boyfriend and I have been together about a year and he contracted HIV about two months ago. I love him and I've chosen to stay with him but I am concerned for my own health because I do not have HIV. We have used condoms when we have sex but...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,I'm sorry to hear about your boyfriend's recent HIV diagnosis. Regarding your risk, I suggest you read through the information in the archives of this forum in the chapters dedicated to magnetic couples, HIV-sexual prevention and... Read more »

Gardasil plus flu vaccine, false positive HIV?(INFLUENZA VACCINATION AND INDETERMINATE WESTERN BLOT TESTS) (FLU SHOT AND FALSE POSITIVE HIV TESTS)

A week ago my 17-year-old daughter received a letter from Red Cross indicating she screened HIV positive after donating at a recent blood drive. Results were HIV-1/HIV-2 Positive, Confirmatory Indeterminate, NAT Negative. Retesting was done at a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Thanks for your post. Yes, we are trying to get this more recent information out to a wider audience. The influenza vaccine changes from year to year to cover the most likely flu strain candidates for the coming flu season. We do have recent... Read more »
Connect With Others

Hiv Positive Dating | Hiv Positive Singles | Hiv Positive Forums | Hiv Positive Chatroom

Posted by Chloe1023, 5 Replies
http://www.Pozspaces.com is a HIV positive singles dating site for individuals who may be HIV positive or have AIDS. We understand that living with this virus/disease can be difficult when it comes to dating. We want to provide the opportunity for... Read more »

Hiv Positive Dating | Hiv Positive Singles | Hiv Positive Forums | Hiv Positive Chatroom

Posted by Pozme
www.Pozspaces.com is a HIV positive singles dating site for individuals who may be HIV positive or have AIDS. We understand that living with this virus/disease can be difficult when it comes to dating. We want to provide the opportunity for those... Read more »

Looking for HIV counseling position/MS,NCC

Posted by Anonymous
I have recently graduated from grad school as a Professional Counselor. I am now looking to continue working with the HIV/AIDS population and/or the gay and lesbian population. Please help...student loan payments come quickly :) email me if you... Read more »

HIV Positive boyfriend who is a drug addict...

Posted by Carrie, 6 Replies
Hello. First off I want to say I'm glad there is a bulletin board for these subjects and appriciate everyone who posts and comments.

My name is Carrie and I am 27 years old. My boyfriend, Phillip, who is HIV positive and is almost 34 years old was... Read more »