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My Husband's Brother Is Hiv Positive Is My Child Safe

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Telling Others You're HIV Positive

...to ask about your health or any disabilities. They can only legally ask if you have any condition that would interfere with essential job functions. Family Members It can be difficult to decide whether to tell your parents, children, or other relatives that you are HIV-positive. Many people fear that their relatives will be hurt or angry. Others feel that not telling relatives will weaken their relationships and may keep them from getting...
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Do Kaletra, Viread and Zerit cause Hydroxyzine PAM and Generic Paxil to become elevated? Your "nephew" :) needs to be put on it... How safe?

Hello my beloved "big brother". (I pray that it's ok with you. I ALWAYS wanted a BIG BROTHER as special and trust worthy as you!) I hope you are doing wonderfully always!!!!!Your nephew was recently prescribed generic PAXIL along with Hydroxyzine...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello "Little Brother" and "Nephew,"As a general rule, if a physician other than your HIV specialist prescribes additional medicaments, it's always Read more »

At the end of my rope. Am screaming for help. You are the only person that can. Mommy of Three

Hello My Doctor Bob,This is Mommy of Three. You have no idea how many times I have tried to write this email to you, the only person I have to talk to and SCREAM for help regarding my HIV status. Please, Doctor Bob. I am BAWLING while I try to see...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Three,That was a lot of information, but I didn't see a specific question, but rather just a cry for help!Regarding your pain, your HIV specialist should be able to refer you to a pain clinic or HIV-knowledgeable neurologist. Likewise, your HIV... Read more »

Thank you My Doctor Bob... Mommy of Three

Thank you so very much for answering my email. You are such a special man and we are so blessed to have you my dear one. Yes, it is a scream for help. The HIV specialists that I am seeing is new and I do not like her nor trust her. She is very...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...but am so grateful to be alive for my three beautiful children. I have trust issues, but with you, I feel like I have this big brother that whenever I feel down or confused as to what the right thing to do is, I can turn to him and trust his... Read more »

I am HIV -, female. My husband is HIV +, male. we would like to have a baby. (PREGNANCY: HIV POSITIVE MALE AND HIV NEGATIVE FEMALE 2010)

Good Day. My husband told me a month ago that he got tested and he is HIV +. I also got tested and i am HIV -. We would still like to have a baby, in regard that i would not be infected, nor our child. Is there a way where this is possible. We are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...this.My husband is positive and I am negative. We found out he was positive after about six months of trying to conceive our first child. Weve known his status for about 10 months now, and through some miracle I am negative (or pure science that... Read more »
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This Positive Life : An Interview With Marama Pala

...are huge support. If it wasn't for them, I wouldn't be able to do anything. Your family is your parents, and do you have brothers and sisters also? Grandparents? Yes, yes. Many cousins and aunts and uncles, but my mother lives with us. She... Read more »
The Body

This Positive Life : An Interview With Esmeralda, Part Two

...25 and moved from a village in Mexico to Oakland, Calif. Today, due to her fortitude and unwillingness to orphan her beloved children, the 37-year-old may be labeled a much-loved mother, wife, friend and peer advocate. This article is part... Read more »
The Well Project

Did You Just Test HIV Positive?

...serious illnesses experience. You are facing the possibility of getting sick or dying. You may be scared that you will not see the children in your life grow up. In the beginning, it may seem that testing positive is a death sentence, but this is... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...and/or transportation Unstable housing Fear of partner (domestic) violence Other responsibilities such as child care or caring for a sick partner The stigma associated with HIV Active substance abuse ... Read more »
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help me

Posted by concernedparent, 5 Replies
...My brother is HIV+ and after 5 years of lost contact called our family and told us that. Since that day he hasn't called me but has kept Read more »

hiv stories

Posted by Anonymous
...AVERT.ORGAVERT is an international AIDS charity avert.org - bringing you information on HIV & AIDShome about AVERT donate here contact us help & advice site guide Africa Countries & Regions Education Gay & Lesbian Read more »

my brother has hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...ok heres the thing my brother found out he has hiv about a yr ago he says he knows where he got it but i dont think he does the thing is other than sleeping Read more »

My husband was just diagnosed

Posted by sadwife, 14 Replies
...My husband was diagnosed with AIDS about a month ago. We did not know what was wrong with him and after many doctors visits, a lung biopsy, Read more »