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What Do U Experience When U Have Hiv

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clinical experience in HIV

Hi Dr Bob, I am wanting to get clinical experience in the medical field specifically working with HIV patients, hows the best way to get involved with that? Also specifically in the San Francisco area do you know of any agencies that you may or may...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Hopeful Future MD,I don't know what stage of "future MD" you currently are in. If you are in medical school, you could do a clinical rotation at UCSF, General Hospital or Stanford in the HIV/AIDS clinic or on the inpatient... Read more »

First time gay experience led to HIV exposure.

Dear DrI'm 28 and have never considered myself to be gay, however, last week, for numerous... Read more »

Any experience with Meniere's Disease and HIV?

I have been diaganoised with Meniere's Disease. I have been HIV positive for 20 years and... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Dallas Morning News Examines Experiences of HIV-Positive Residents in Rural North Texas, Where Stigma of AIDS "More Acute"

The Dallas Morning News on Saturday examined the experiences of HIV-positive residents in rural North Texas, where attitudes about HIV/AIDS "are a decade behind places where more cases have been seen." Many HIV-positive people in the region have... Read more »
TheBody.com

One Man's Experience With HIV Prevention Drugs

While many people stress the behavioral aspects of HIV prevention -- encouraging condom usage and understanding one's risk factors when having sex -- a recent article in South Florida Gay News focuses on the emotional toll that HIV prevention can... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Reuters Examines Experiences of HIV-Positive MSM in Tunisia

Reuters on Friday examined how HIV-positive men who have sex with men in Tunisia and other Arab communities often "face a twin taboo." Tunisia has recorded 1,428 HIV cases, and about 70 new cases of the virus are reported annually, according to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Asia Shares With Vietnam Experience in HIV Prevention

A four-day regional conference entitled "Prevention, Care and Treatment of HIV for Drug Addicts" got underway Monday in Ho Chi Minh City. David Shear, US ambassador to Vietnam, said at the opening session that the gathering will seek to lay a... Read more »
Connect With Others

Looking for experiences from HIV + travel to EU

Posted by deutschman, 2 Replies
First, thanks for looking at this post (and hopefully responding). I have known that I am HIV + for about 2 years and am finally feeling healthy again (CD 4 count is almost to 400). I'm regularly taking Atripla. Here's my concern. I would like to... Read more »

Experiences of women with HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
HI! My name is Sarah Larsen. I am a graduate nursing student at California State University Bakersfield. I am doing my thesis project on the experiences of women living with HIV. All my projects requires is an interview! If you are a woman... Read more »

Job related HIV experiences

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Hi,
I was wondering if having HIV has ever become a problem for anyone in the workplace? Has anyone ever had an experience of discrimination? Does anyone keep their HIV a secret to prevent this? Or has anyone ever had a possitive experience result... Read more »

HIV Support Ethnography - Talk with me about your experience seeking support!

Posted by SophiaRois, 1 Reply
My name is Sophia and I am a college student who is personally and academically interested in issues of HIV/AIDS and sexual health. I am currently in an Anthropological Research Methods course that asks us to conduct an ethnography, a project that... Read more »