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AIDS InfoNet

Telling Others You're HIV Positive

... What Are the Issues? General Guidelines Special Situations Getting Help What Are the Issues? When you test positive for HIV, it can be difficult to know who to tell about it, and how to tell them. Telling others can be good because: You can get love
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Case Manager, SF

How do I find a good case manager in SF. I live near Stonestown, but would be willing to travel.
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
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Worried HIV Case Manager

Dear Dr. Bob,I feel embarrassed to ask this question but I have to. I am a case manager for HIV positive people. I interact with my clients alot. We hold a support group and plan activities together. Part of my job is to also educate the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,No reason to be embarrassed about asking a question here! Have you taken a gander at the archives? Absolutely no topic is off limits or out of bounds on this site! After all it's all about life, love, sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll! (Well actually... Read more »

initial lab results and starting atripla

12 weeks ago i was dx'd with shingles. I later tested pos. for hiv with initial cd4 344 and a vl 1000. My Dr started me on atripla. is it normal to start meds on one set of lab values? other than the shingles i have been asymptomatic. is my vl low...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...not have a cure, but for many of those lucky enough to have access to antiretrovirals and expert (or at least competent) HIV medical care, "virally-enhanced," healthy and fulfilling lives are truly attainable. Here in the U.S., even for those who... Read more »

Is what my doctor did normal practice?

I contracted HIV last year from my bf. I tested negative in June 08 but in January 09 I tested positive. I went to see a specialist and had all of my bloodwork done. When i called back he said everything was fine he'll see me in July. I had my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...me put it this way. Did he happen to work for the Bush administration before becoming your doctor? Or maybe he purchased his medical license on EBay? As mentioned above the care you've received so far is substandard. Get out of that office and... Read more »
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Housing Works

Bloomberg, City Council Agree to Reduce HASA Case Manager Cuts

... A May protest on the steps of City Hall opposing the proposed case management cuts. According to an e-mail from Nicholas Napolitano, policy associate at the Supportive Housing Network of New York, Mayor Read more »
The Well Project

Considering HIV Treatment

...your immune system by increasing your CD4 cells To improve your quality of life and reduce illness and death Treatment Guidelines The government has put together a list of guidelines to help people decide when to start treatment: ... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Treatment Guidelines

...yourlifestyle, including dose schedule, number of pills, and side effects. Alsoconsider what other medications you are taking, any other medical conditionsyou have, and the results of resistance testing (see below). Whatever regimen you choose... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Safer Sex Guidelines

...no contact with blood or sexual fluids , there is no risk. HIV needs to get into the body for infection to occur. Safer sex guidelines are ways to reduce the risk of spreading HIV during sexual activity. Unsafe Activities Unsafe sex has a... Read more »
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ANIMO Case Manager NYC

Posted by Robert1
...oversight of program deliverables, coordination with the AIDS Institute and Quality Assurance. The Case Manager will provide case management to high-risk Spanish-speaking substance users and their sexual partners, as per the guidelines for the... Read more »

Case Management Assistant D.C.

Posted by Anonymous
...attachments to less than one MB in size; be sure to note the job title in your subject line. Current job openings include: Case Management Assistant The purpose of this position is to provide support for Case Management department of the... Read more »

Bilingual HIV Prevention Case Manager Seattle

Posted by Anonymous
...Bilingual HIV Prevention Case Manager Description: The Prevention Case Manager is responsible for the provision of prevention case management services for HIV+ clients in need of HIV risk reduction counseling. This individual will provide... Read more »

Case Manager Yonkers, NY

Posted by Anonymous
...and INDEPENDENTLY with the ability to SPEAK CLEARLY THEIR OWN CONCERNS. The Case Manager at Travers House provides on-going case management to the 14 residents of transitional housing. In a 'visiting caseworker' capacity, she/he also works with... Read more »