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Couples With Mixed HIV Status

...Children if the Man Has HIV Having Children if the Woman has HIV Serodiscordant Couples Couples with one person who is HIV-positive and one who is HIV-negative are sometimes called "serodiscordant" or "mixed serostatus". "Sero-" refers to blood serum. "Serostatus" refers to whether someone has HIV infection or not. HIV isn't the first topic that comes up when most couples start dating. You may not know the HIV status of your...
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Ryan White funded clinic and copay

Being a long term survivor I have had to switch from private care to a Ryan white title III clinic because of costs. Seems like dollars going into Ryan white never seem to reach the client for services now I guess that's true for clinic...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...considering giving up because you can't afford to get the medical care you need! Talk to the benefits counselor at your Ryan White clinic and also at your local AIDS service organization to see what other options you may have. And remember, Ryan... Read more »

will write democrat on my azz if it finds cure for HIV

Hi Bob, I am a redneck die hard republican from Texas and yes we exist but i would write DEMOCRAT ON MY AZZ and vote for OBAMA- if i know it will help to find a cure and better hiv meds for infected people. Is obama better than McCain? Alot of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...particularly in minority communities. Regarding HIV prevention, he supports comprehensive sex education and supports federal funding for needle-exchange. Through his broader domestic health reform proposal, Obama would promote universal coverage... Read more »

Anonymous HIV Testing

1: By October, 2007 the CDC will eliminate federal funding for States that endorse the UI testing system to track the HIV/AIDS epidemic. What will happen to anonymous HIV testing sites?2. Are people more likely to get tested if they know that the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...quality of care it offers HIV-positive people and the way in which AIDS cases are counted, affecting Ryan White Care Act HIV/AIDS funding calculations, which could lead to a $19 million loss for programs in the state's nine metropolitan areas... Read more »

Finding Information

Does an individual who test positive for HIV have to report the results to the CDC. Or, where can I find more information about concerning this?
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
...a possibility that the House version of the reauthorized Ryan White CARE Act will require HIV reporting from all states for funding by the fiscal year 2004. The Senate version which recently passed unanimously does not contain this language.DR Read more »
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HRSA "Clarification" on Ryan White Legal Services Raises Yet More Questions

...and Services Administration (HRSA) to update its guidelines regarding what services can and can't be provided using Ryan White funding for legal services. In response, last week HRSA changed its guidelines. And the results are ... still... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New York Counties File Lawsuit Against HHS to Prevent Funding Cuts Under Ryan White CARE Act Reauthorization Bill

... Nassau and Suffolk counties in New York state on Tuesday filed a lawsuit against HHS to prevent funding cuts for HIV/AIDS programs under the recently passed Ryan White CARE Act Reauthorization Bill ( HR 6143 ), the Long Island Read more »
Housing Works

Ryan White Must Be Extended -- Then Fixed

...quo. Ryan White CARE Act must be fully revised in 2010. A recent Government Accountability Office report notes some of the funding inequeties in Ryan White. The current Ryan White Care Act is up for reauthorization on September 30. So Congress... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Among African Americans

...population to include African Americans and Hispanics/Latinos, as well as MSM and injection drug users of any race/ethnicity. Funding for the program was increased from $36 million to approximately $62 million. Footnotes New HIV... Read more »
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Call to action - Ryan White Funding

Posted by Izabella
... Ryan White Funding is due to sunset 9/30/09 "The Obama Administration has not publicly stated that extension of the Ryan White Program is an urgent Read more »

Florida Ryan White Eligibility Changes

Posted by gregftlaud
...the only state I know of that makes people renew BOTH ADAP and Ryan White every 6months. No wonder they are having such huge financial problems. Every 6 months is a huge waste of time and resources. The dental woman said that they have had to... Read more »

Immigrants living in the USA!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...outside and back inside the USA, getting past Customs or Immigration side at the airport without any problems in terms of your status being revealed on the computer system. The meds, I know you could hide them nicely, but the major concern is if... Read more »

What are you guys doing about insurance ?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hallo guys ! How are you doing ? I want to ask about insurance . I am currently covered by GHI insurance through my job. Place I am working is not big place .Anyway , I am sick and tired of my bos's stupidity and want to leave this place ( I've been... Read more »