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The Well Project

Domestic Violence and HIV

...threatened by the reaction you get, keep meetings public for a few weeks. Minimizing Risk There are no guarantees in this world, but you can help minimize your risk for domestic violence: Do your homework. To find out information on the person you are dating (such as if he or she has a criminal record), consider doing a background check. There are a number of companies that provide this service for a fee. For a more information, go...
Ask the Experts

Handling Emergency Medical Information

I am a social worker, and work with individuals with mental retardation / developmental disabilities. I have an HIV+ client that attends our sheltered workshop. For all attendees, we keep an emergency medical form, which lists diagnoses and...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
...infectious. At this point in medical/social history, there is no excuse for doing first aid sloppily if you think the bleeding victim is HIV negative and carefully if you think s/he is positive. As you and your colleagues probably know, the... Read more »

Help needed for HIV Education (AIDS DENIALISTS)

Hi Dr Bob,I always read this site and being a regular traveller to Africa i always pass of safe sex info to the locals.I have one gentthere who denies HIV/Aids is real and usually bounces all kind of info at me to back up his claim. Can you please...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Report, 1982: 31: 508-08. 18."Current trends revision of the case definition of Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome for National Reporting -- United States," Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, 1985: 34: 373-5. 19."Revision of the CDC... Read more »

Positive People on Effective HIV Meds Arent Sexually Infectious (SWISS REPORT)

What do you think about the news (published in POZ.com yesterday, January 30, 2008): Experts Say Positive People on Effective HIV Meds Arent Sexually Infectious?This is especially significant for people like me, which happen to be in a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...significantly. To say that it completely eliminates this risk is still premature in my opinion. The current report did not provide information about anal sex. Also how does one know with certainty that his HIV plasma viral load is suppressed to... Read more »

Rape/Hiv

Im a 19 year old female, I was raped in November of 2004. I tested neg in March for HIV but I am still feeling at risk. I have reached a new level of stress within the last few days. Come to find out, my 11 year old sister has been communicating...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...rape in November, 2004. You don't need to be retested due to the rape, but you do need to contact the police. If you didn't report the rape before, then do so now, and also report his stalking behavior to the police.You need to involve your... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Number of New HIV Cases Increases Worldwide, Many Concentrated in Asia, UNAIDS Report Says

...girls, as much in Asia as in Africa, don't have the option to abstain [from sex] when they want to," adding, "Women who are the victims of violence are in no position to negotiate anything, nevermind faithfulness and condom use" (Nakashima, ... Read more »
World Health Organization

At a Glance: Media Summary -- Towards Universal Access: Scaling Up Priority HIV/AIDS Interventions in the Health Sector -- Progress Report June 2008

...designed to reduce the likelihood of HIV infection after potential exposure, is available in 35% of health facilities located in 50 reporting countries. Chapter 5: Scaling Up HIV Services for Women and Children Women represent approximately... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Emtriva (Emtricitabine)

...medication. In case of emergency/overdose In case of overdose, call your local poison control center at 1-800-222-1222. If the victim has collapsed or is not breathing, call local emergency services at 911. What other information should I... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Transgender Health and HIV

...notable in their attempts to collect epidemiological data for the transgender population. In 2002, "FTM" and "MTF" became gender reporting options in publicly funded HIV counselling and testing sites in California. Transgender persons have the... 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 »

Brits convict man of infecting friend with HIV

Posted by ScotCharles
...already clocked up a criminal record in Italy for offences including aggravated theft, extortion and burglary. Read the court reports and it would be easy to assume that Mola was a sleazy Latin lover - a womaniser, a lowlife, a person who you... Read more »

Growing?

Posted by Survivor
...what would happen in the course of the day. Morolake Nwagwu, of Nigerias Positive Action for Treatment Access, says, I am not a victim. But if nothing is done, if I do not have access to lifesaving medicines, then I will become a victim of... Read more »

HIV/AIDS Lipoatrophy (Facial Wasting)

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...available. In November 2004, John McCahill, President of Pur Medical Corporation in Toronto contacted me through my website. John informed me of a product being brought to Canada that will help to restore the natural appearance in the face for... Read more »