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Precautions Dealing With People With Hiv

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Swine flu and HIV-infected People

Any special precautions that people with HIV should take in the face of swine flu?Are there interactions between HIV meds and swine flu meds?should i get a flu vaccine now if I didnt get one before the winter?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...keep you posted, OK?Dr. BobSwine FluApr 30, 2009 Hello Dr. Bob. I am asking this question in hopes that you will respond and people will read it. What additional precautions (besides the normal ones) can an HIV positive person take in regards to... Read more »

saliva (Facts for Life: What you and the people you care about need to know about HIV/AIDS )

can i catch HIV if my partner "sprays" when he talks and his salive gets in my eye? Also can i get... Read more »

how many people die from HIV in 2008 (HIV/AIDS SURVIVAL)

Hi Bob,l am recently infected with hiv and and live in Australia, 36 years old and my hiv... Read more »
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What Does H1N1 (Swine) Flu Mean for People With HIV/AIDS?

... Yes, exactly. They are trying to come up with a vaccine for this one, but that wouldn't be available for some time. If a person were to come down with swine flu, what are the treatments that are typically available? There are actually a... Read more »
Mid-Atlantic ADA & IT Information Center

Questions and Answers: The ADA and Persons With HIV/AIDS

...in public accommodations, employment, transportation, State and local government services, and telecommunications. Q: Are people with HIV or AIDS protected by the ADA? A: Yes. An individual is considered to have a "disability" if he or she... Read more »
The Body

First Person: An Interview With Shelley Singer

...plans change, I'm prepared. Let's go back to after you were first diagnosed, and a couple of days later. Who was the first person you told besides your husband? I called my parents in North Carolina. Did you expect them to react well? Or... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Miami Herald Examines Efforts to Improve HIV/AIDS Knowledge Among Young People

... The Miami Herald on Monday examined efforts to improve HIV/AIDS knowledge among young people and combat the stigma associated with the disease. According to the Herald , the effectiveness of modern antiretroviral drugs Read more »
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working with hiv positive person

Posted by work35, 1 Reply
...part of me feels like although i am sorry for his sickness i should not have to feel uncomfortable at work.. i am very paraniod person and it's not fair to me.. please help ,anyone who has any info/advice... I don't want to quit because I think... Read more »

Media and People Living with HIV and AIDS

Posted by Anonymous
...this notice? Thank you. Kind Regards Jackie Dear Friends, HAVE YOUR SAY! PARTICIPATE IN THE GLOBAL SURVEY OF 'THE MEDIA AND PEOPLE LIVING WITH HIV/AIDS' Please fill in the online survey at: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s.asp?u=316232097583 ... Read more »

How many people have HIV / AIDS?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I am curious to the number of people alive in the US with HIV / AIDS. On the CDC website it states that as of Deceober a total of about 770,000 cases had been reported. Read more »

I want to talk to people with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hello My name is colleen and I am 16 years old and I want people with AIDS to tell there story. I love to hear it. I am intrested in what they have gone through and how they feel. Coolleen Read more »