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aids testing

can aids be revealed just by getting a regular blood test or must i get an HIV/AIDS test. please reply as soon as im sooooo worried and dont have money 4 an aids test. thank you
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...afford and HIV screening test, there may well be a site or city clinic nearby that offers free HIV testing. Try calling your local AIDS service organizations and ask. (Google "AIDS service organizations" and the name of your city or town to get a... Read more »

where can i get an anonymous and rapid HIV test

In America, I was wondering where I could get an anonymous or rapid HIV test. Either in the dakotas or NY,I get confused by the sites as some of them say they report my name to authorities if I'm positive? I don't want that if I'm positive because...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Dakotas, my suggestion would be NY for anything HIV related. My advice is to check with the local AIDS service organizations for a testing site nearby that meets your needs. Just Google AIDS service organizations and the name of your city or... Read more »

Should I waste time and money on yet another test?

Dr. Bob,I have been reading this site for several months now and must say thank you for the excellent service that you provide to all the worried folks that come seeking your advice. I also applaud you for being outspoken in your political beliefs....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...started offering it at the Frascino Medical Group, it's been one of the most requested services we have available. Call your local AIDS service organizations. They should be able to tell you where the test is available locally. You can read all... Read more »

NEED A LOW COSTING OR FREE AIDS TEST ONLY 14

I HAD ORAL SEX WITH A BOY WHO HAS A BAD REPUTATION. HE DIDNT ACTUALLY CUM IN MY MOUTH BUT I'M STILL NERVOUS I MIGHT HAVE SOMETHING. I WAS WONDERING IF I COUL GET A FREE AIDS TEST OR AT LEAST A LOW-COSTING ONE SOMEWHERE. COULD YOU HELP ME OUT?
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...labs will also do these tests. However, going to a private lab is often an expensive option.To find out the location of local testing sites in your area, contact your local AIDS Hotline. To find the number of your local AIDS hotline, go to the... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: Local Initiative Encourages Free AIDS Testing

...York, a consortium of health service providers specializing in HIV/AIDS diagnosis and treatment, recognized June as National HIV Testing Month with an initiative targeting the more than 3,000 HIV-positive people in the region who are either... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Louisiana: Local Events Focus on HIV Testing, Awareness

... The AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is conducting a three-week tour featuring a mobile testing unit named for former National Basketball Association player Earvin "Magic" Johnson that provides free HIV testing to local residents, Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Nigeria Orders Tests on Local Cure for HIV Virus

...Many HIV Patients Report Use of Alternative Meds World Bank Warns of AIDS Increase in Cameroon Nigeria Orders Tests on Local Cure for HIV Virus Study: HAART Less Costly Than Treatment for AIDS Previous Updates Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: Prominent Local Black and Hispanic Women Lead the Effort for HIV Testing by Example

...105 others followed his example and were tested. This past Sunday, dozens of members took the opportunity to undergo anonymous testing. Back to other news for August 2007 Search the Newsroom archive Read more »
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oral test

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
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Test Site

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Is it better to get tested at a doctor's office or one of the confidential home tests? Read more »

April 23rd is Rethinking AIDS Day

Posted by Alex1
...brought about by the AIDS misdiagnosis. Obtain ribbons in bulk, give them to friends to wear. International Actions with a local focus - suggestions for local activists Act now to inform your local health clinics about HIV/AIDS tests,... Read more »

Rapid Test Chicago IL

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Does anyone know locations in Chicago that offer Rapid Tests??? Or is there a website that lists clinics that offer rapid tests? Thanks. Read more »