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Mortgage Assistance For Hiv People

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The Well Project

HIV Drug Chart/Overview the drug is usually taken Some of the side effects the drug may have We have also listed the drug makers and their Web address so you can accessmore information about each drug and patient assistance. Most companieshave a patient assistance program (PAP) to help you get a drug if you haveno insurance and can't afford it and some companies offer help with co-paymentsfor those do have insurance. For more...
Ask the Experts

emergency assistance for hiv meds

where can i find emergency hiv meds?
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES manager to see what resources are available in your community. Between community drug banks, emergency funds and patient assistance programs, there are a variety of strategies to fill in the gap and to plan for future access.I hope this... Read more »

How do I find out about the HIV patient assistance program

My husband has facial lipoatropy and had the procedure done one time in miami while we lived there, we now live in ny freeport long island. To be exact can we find a doctor that can assist him in getting this services. Help is very depressed about...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...lipoatrophy in the United States. Sculptra was approved over 5 years ago and here is a link to a website that details the patient assistance program. The phone number of the program is 866-310-7551. To find a doctor who injects Sculptra you can... Read more »

assisted conception

Hi,My partner and I are wanting to have a child, he is hiv+ Im -, to my understanding there are no clinics in New Zealand that can help us, are you able to give me any contact information for anywhere in Australia where we could get help.Thanks
Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Response from Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Columbia University
...because while the technology of "sperm washing" is well established and highly effective, it is not readily available to most people and can be quite expensive. Speak with your physician and contact HIV/AIDS service organizations locally.Good... Read more »

Immune-Assist 247

Dear Dr's,I recently read an article at which about a new trial being put on by Aloha Medicinals Incorporated of Maui, Hawaii. The drug is called Immune-Assist 247. Have you heard of this and is this a...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...Ghana. Perhaps they will use the income derived from American consumers (just 50 dollars per month) to do these future studies. Personally, I would wait for the placebo controlled studies in Ghana to be completed before making a decision. The... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

AIDS Drug Assistance Programs: A Lifeline for People With HIV all those who need them remains a critical challenge, even in the United States. Throughout this time, ADAPs, or AIDS Drug Assistance Programs, have served as the medication lifeline for many people with HIV. What Are ADAPs? Part of the Ryan... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Jersey's Helping Hands: "Angel" Assists People with AIDS

...concerned that youngsters still don't believe AIDS is a real danger to them, so I speak out," Bamesberger says. In addition to assisting the organization's clients, volunteers are helping to renovate the Angel Connection's headquarters, a... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HUD to Distribute $310 Million in Housing Assistance Grants for People Living With HIV/AIDS

... The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on Wednesday announced that it will provide several housing assistance grants to help low-income families living with HIV/AIDS, the Boston Globe reports (7/22). "A record $310... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New Zealand Group Launches Fund to Provide HIV-Positive People With Assistance for Health, Travel Costs

... The New Zealand AIDS Foundation this week launched a fund to provide HIV-positive people in the country with financial assistance for health and travel costs, the NZPA/New Zealand Herald reports. The Wellness Fund is a needs-based service... Read more »
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Grant Writer/Development Assistant L.A.

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...Grant Writer/Development Assistant Black AIDS Institute SALARY RANGE: $32,000 -$35.000 plus benefits. POSITION OVERVIEW: Ideal candidate is an efficient, Read more »

Need help with Meds Assistance

Posted by PositiveInPVD, 2 Replies
Hello all: Been a while since I posted here, but what happened today has led me to post. Well I have been unemployed since May, and have managed to get by stringing along my meds until now. So now I decide to go and seek Ryan White help in Rhode... Read more »

Nursing Assistant with HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I am a Nursing Assistant that is HIV+. All of my Coworkers know and some of the families of my residents know nd it was hard at first. I was constintly Read more »

HIV Prevention Program Assistant D.C

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Assist senior prevention team members in carrying out activities in the CDC-funded program to provide technical assistance and conduct Read more »