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Ramifications Of Reporting Someones Hiv Status

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Report of Children's HIV status by Pediatrician

Hi, Nancy,My 5 year old daughter has probably been infected by my spouse or me by some unknown contact (we couldn't figure it out--we were just infected probably for 6-7 weeks). We are scared to test her because every expert told us that HIV can not...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
...site. You will need to go with her, but you do not have to use her name or yours. If, against all odds, you do find that she has HIV, your pediatrician will be required to report the case to the public health dept, which will initiate an... Read more »

Confidentiality? (NAMES BASED REPORTING, 2010)

Hi Robert,I suppose this isn't the correct forum for this question, but I hope that you can help me... Read more »

Your position on treatment as prevention is not correct (SWISS REPORT, 2010)

Several times you claim that effective treatment decreases the risk but does not eliminate it. Well... Read more »
Articles
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Status Report on HIV Vaccine Development

...Despite the fact that HIV transmission is preventable, the HIV/AIDS epidemic continues to spread. This past May, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared AIDS to be the world's deadliest infectious Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Michigan: Release of Lansing Sex Sting Police Report Raises Concerns About Disclosure of HIV Status

...asking why the Lansing Police Department's report of a May 22 sex sting included the information that one of the arrested men is HIV-positive. According to the report, the man, whose identity was withheld by the Michigan Messenger, was arrested... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Illinois House Rejects Legislation That Would Have Repealed Act Requiring Students to Report Their HIV Status

...could be preventable if that principal knew that the child was HIV-positive." Ann Hilton Fisher, executive director of the AIDS Legal Council of Chicago , said that lawmakers should make efforts to improve their awareness about HIV/AIDS. "HIV... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Many New York City Residents With Multiple Sex Partners Unaware of HIV Status, Fail to Use Condoms, Report Says

...anyone who's ever used [intravenous] drugs, needs to know their HIV status." Frieden said that city residents should discuss HIV/AIDS and condom use with their sexual partners, according to the Times . Frieden added, "I think there's a degree... Read more »
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Hiv and AIDs reporting

Posted by rain05, 5 Replies
...What exactly does the CDC do with your name and information? Who is able to access it? Read more »

Breast secretions on penis, any reported cases?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...give the hand job. Does anyone know if there are any reported cases of transmission this way? I know that breast milk can carry HIV but I do not believe that this was breast milk. I had a mild sore throat that began the day after and just... Read more »

Will US Custom find out my HIV status on border?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Canada in the near future(Air or Driving). I am worried if I come back form Canada, will the US Custom officers find out my HIV status by checking my Canadian passport or US Social Security Number in their computer. I mean if their computer... Read more »

Help! Report on HIV due soon!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...hello my name is jenny and my report on HIV is due soon. I need to know what happens when HIV complicates itself? I know you die but like what happens in between. Please Read more »