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Testing Hiv Positive In Basic Training

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ELISA & HIV -1 VIRAL LOAD BY COBAS TAQMAN

Hello Bob! Hope you are doing well. First of all we would like to congratulate you for precious service you are rendering to many people around the globe through this site and through your foundation as well. One of my colleagues had a sex with a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...already have a good relationship and feel at ease talking to her or him about HIV. The drawback is that he or she may not be well trained in providing counseling before and after testing. A well-trained counselor can help answer questions you... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Traditional Healers in South Africa Trained to Encourage People to Get Tested for HIV

... A group of traditional healers in South Africa is being trained to encourage people to get tested for HIV, BBC News reports. Traditional healers act as counselors and supply traditional Read more »
AIDS Foundation of Chicago

The Faith in Prevention Training Manual: Tools for Your HIV/AIDS Ministry

...the basic facts regarding HIV and AIDS. As well, you may consider participating in the Red Cross Facts Course for additional training, which will help you comfortably educate your congregation about the facts on HIV/AIDS. HIV stands for human... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

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

...results. Treatment includes commitment by government and community leaders; national HIV/AIDS policy and clinical guidelines; training programs for clinical and laboratory staff; laboratory supplies and staffing support; and community outreach... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part I: Treatments for Fat Gain

...bloodsugar problems and visceral fat in HIV-negative people. Cardiovascular (aerobic) exercise and resistance (strength or weight)training decreased triglycerides and visceral fat in a small study of HIV+people. Another study showed that... Read more »
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chart with approximate accuracy of HIV antibody ??

Posted by sinso, 2 Replies
...contracted HIV may show up positive as early as two weeks after the time they were infected. According to page 11 of the Module 6 Training Manual from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the vast majority of those who contract... Read more »

Skill in HIV testing?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Is there any skill involved in performing a HIV Elisa test? Does anyone know how long it actually takes to perform the test itself? Is the blood just fed into a machine which Read more »

Just tested +

Posted by Anonymous, 10 Replies
...I have jjust tested + and do not know how to go about it. Is there anyone who can be in a position to assist in this and what experiences you might Read more »

Training Guide for the CDC Window Period

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I read a previous post regarding the CDC's recommendation regarding the window period. It is clearly written in there training manual that all people infected will have a positive test within 4-6 weeks. Only in RARE ocassions, does it take up to... Read more »