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Rapid Hiv Testing At Planned Parenthood

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Rapid Blood Test - Results

I was tested at 7 weeks with a Rapid Blood test at planned parenthood. It had a very dark Neg line, but a faint positive line. The nurse practitioner said it was positive. She then drew blood and sent it to the lab (labcorp) for testing. It came...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,You are definitively and conclusively HIV negative. HIV is not your problem. No way. No how. No additional HIV tests are warranted. (If you had been in the process of Read more »

False positives and autoimmune diseases

Hi Dr. Franscino. Please answer this question. I will definitely be donating either way. I went... Read more »

Bad advice from planned parenthood?

Hi Dr. Bob-I called my local planned parenthood concerend about a potential exposure (cut on my... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

NAACP President Urges Members to Address HIV/AIDS in Their Communities, Get Tested

...black women living in Washington, D.C., was shown at the convention and screened around the city in partnership with Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan Washington, DC (Samuels, Washington Post , 7/17). This is the first year HIV/AIDS has... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ohio: Akron AIDS Collaborative Stresses Prevention, Detection of HIV, AIDS

... Activists looking back at the 15-year history of the Akron AIDS Collaborative (AAC) see a microcosm of the HIV epidemic. The AIDS service organization came into being as the Akron Brother Circle to reach out to African-American men. As Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kansas: Hope Street Tests Teens for HIV

...Sedgwick County Health Department. Hope Street also distributed information from the Wichita Area Sexual Assault Center, Planned Parenthood, and the health department. Some people might criticize Hope Street's event as promoting sex, said Jaya... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)

...Bottom Line What Is PEPFAR? In 2003, the U.S. congress passed a bill to provide money to foreign governments to fight HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria. This plan is the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR.) It is the... Read more »
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Can HIV be transmitted via a nitrous balloon?

Posted by vanessa1013, 3 Replies
...hits...And now I am wondering if there is any chance I can get HIV from sharing a balloon. I took an oral HIV test at Planned Parenthood on 9/30/10. It was negative. I tested for other STD's, negative too. Pap smear was normal. I have not had... Read more »

Re: Can HIV be transmitted via a nitrous balloon?

Posted by vanessa1013, 1 Reply
...(Look for my original post "Can HIV be transmitted via a nitrous balloon?") Hi there, Thank you in advance for reading... I attended a "rave" like party on 8/21/10. Read more »

OraQuick or at home testing methods

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...unprotected vaginal intercourse a month ago with a gal whose status I dont know and cannot find out. Two days later went to a Planned Parenthood in the city I was visiting and got two drugs (pennicylin like and flagyl) that should have taken... Read more »

Boyfriend just tested +

Posted by Carly, 3 Replies
...They got his lab work back & he had a low wbc count, elevated liver enzymes, & protein in his urine. The doctor did an HIV test, & the doctor called today & said he wanted my boyfriend to come in tomorrow. My boyfriend took a... Read more »