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Social Ramifications Of Improper Information Disclosure In Hiv And Aids

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Ask the Experts

HIV Disclosure (DISCLOSURE LAWS 2009)

Hey's me Alabama Gal.....hope you are doing well! I am adjusting to new meds-yuck.I just read where someone asked you if it was necessary to disclose their HIV status (while using condoms etc for safe-er sex) in a state that has...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Alabama Gal,This is a complex topic. I'll reprint below some information from the archives that discusses disclosure laws in greater detail.Dr. Bobhiv and sex (DISCLOSURE LAWS)Jul 2, 2008 Hi Bob, l recently tested positive to hiv and l am a... Read more »

I hope you post this one to the ones that ask about disclosure (DISCLOSURE, DISCLOSURE LAWS)

I am surprised to hear of people asking Is it right or necessary to disclose my HIV status? Well... Read more »

disclose is the law (DISCLOSURE, DISCLOSURE LAWS)

hi, i agree with the other poster we all should disclose to someone you are going to have relations... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Christian Science Monitor Examines Possible Improper Distribution of AIDS Drugs by Private Doctors in Developing Countries

The Christian Science Monitor on Tuesday examined the possibility that "many" private doctors in developing countries -- some of whom do not have training in HIV/AIDS care -- are improperly prescribing combination antiretroviral drug regimens,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: Panel Debates HIV Social Marketing Ads

A city ad campaign that encourages HIV status disclosure as a means of prevention was the topic of a recent panel discussion hosted by the San Francisco Human Rights Commission's LGBT advisory committee. Launched in 2006, the bus-stop and billboard... Read more »
The Well Project

Disclosure and HIV

Table of Contents Preparing for Disclosure How Disclosure Affects You and Others Who Needs to Know Disclosure and Relationships Who May Not Need to Know Whom You May Want to Tell Disclosing to Children Taking Care of Yourself ... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

HIV Stigma and Disclosure

One might wonder how much our friends and family influence our lives. Being HIV-positive, we rely on our social network for advice, emotional support, and information. In order to receive this support, we have to disclose our HIV-positive status.... Read more »
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Posted by bradford


The United Nations Population Fund has declared HIV/AIDS is a young peoples disease. Individuals between the ages of 15 and 24 are... Read more »


Posted by EZZ
I was just recently, this past year, diagnosed with HIV. I disclosed this information to 3 of my closest friends, with some trepidation. I recently met a couple from an online chat room, one thing led to another and we met in person. I joined... Read more »

HIV Disclosure, "The Conversation"

Posted by TheConversation
I'm writing a book and doing a video documentary on the subject of "The Conversation" that everyone with HIV has when they disclose their HIV status. I'm looking for people from every race, age, nationality, and background; including those that are... Read more »

Brothre w/ HIV and disclosure

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I have a brother whom I am very close with and love dearly. He was diagnosed with HIV 2 years ago and is still not on meds. His viral load is between 50k and 80k and cd4 around 350, I think. Anyway, He has been dating a girl for six months and I... Read more »