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Stigma Over How You Were Infected With HIV

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HIV and stigma

I have been aids pos for 4 years since 05, since that time I had to quit my job because of cryptococcal menengitis, I tried short term disability but I was quietly pushed to file social security, sinece then I have found it impossible to get...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...your town or city and a list will pop up.) You may well benefit from joining a support group of folks with similar issues. Your HIV specialist physician should also have a list of support services that might be helpful. Hopefully, close friends... Read more »

Eliminating the Stigma of HIV/AIDS -we are all one.

Dr. Bob,Our hero- we have to work together to eliminate the stigma of hiv/aids. We are all... Read more »

Dutch HIV campaign to fight stigma

Dear Dr. Young,Dutch guy here again. I don't have a real question but I like to inform you and the... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV Stigma and Rates of Infection: A Rumour Without Evidence

... "On any ranked list of stigmatized conditions, HIV would have to lie towards the top," but the "actual evidence base" to prove a direct link between HIV-related stigma and the Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Older African Americans' Management of HIV/AIDS Stigma

... The study authors aimed to describe HIV/AIDS-related stigma in a population disproportionately affected by the disease, older African Americans living in the South. Read more »
The Body

What Do You Think Is the Best Way to Fight HIV/AIDS Stigma?

...lives. In fact, because of the ways it creeps into and clouds judgment on other aspects of the epidemic, many who are living with HIV/AIDS and/or working in the field believe that stigma is the greatest barrier to fighting HIV/AIDS. So how do we... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Kenyan Health Ministry Launches HIV, TB Communication Campaign to Reduce Stigma, Discrimination Among Health Workers

... The East African on Monday examined how a campaign recently launched in Kenya to increase awareness about HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis will affect health care workers in the country. The Kenyan Ministry of Health in collaboration with the Read more »
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Graduate Research on Stigma Towards HIV

Posted by HIVstigmastudy
... Coping with HIV/AIDS: How the Perception of Stigmatization Affects Adherence to Medical Treatment and Disease Prognosis http://hivstigmastudy.webs.com/ Read more »

HIV/AIDS Stigma and Discrimination

Posted by bradford
...HIV/AIDS-Stigma and Discrimination by Bradford McIntyre Individuals should not have to suffer all losses due to illness! Men, Read more »

THE PAIN BEHIND THE STIGMA

Posted by Anonymous
...""HIV/AIDS Positive stories Kids Quiz Quiz www links Services Feedback Stories Images FAQ Email Disclosure WE NEED EVERYONE WHO Read more »

hello everyone

Posted by 1234567890, 2 Replies
...please how has it been having to meet somebody who really loves and cares about you despite your hiv situation,for me when i meet somebody we really get to be fun of eachother the moment he knows i am infected he just withdraws Read more »