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What Is The Laws On Hepatitis Shot For First Aid Responders

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first aid, general public

what happens if someone in public has AIDS and they cut themselves you you happen to get blood on yourself?...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
Several parts of this are confusing to me. If you're out in the general public (the only other choice is at home), how would you know if someone who's bleeding has AIDS? Or even HIV, for that matter? So it's best to respond to human... Read more »

Risks of giving First Aid and CPR

hello dr. recently a friend(unknown if hiv positive) fell and cut a severe gash above his eye. I... Read more »

Laws of Disclosure (DISCLOSURE LAWS, 2010) (CRIMINALIZATION OF HIV 2010)

Hey Dr. Bob,It's great to see you've been doing this forum for all these years. Exactly... Read more »
Lambda Legal

Comments on the Department of Health's Revised, Proposed Regulations Implementing the 1998 HIV Reporting and Partner Notification Law (Amending Articles 21 and 27 of the Public Health Law)

January 14, 2000 Commissioner Antonia C. Novello, M.D., M.P.H. c/o Mr. William R. Johnson New York State Department of Health Office of Regulatory Reform Room 2415 ESP Tower Building Albany, New York 12237-7488 By Facsimile and E-Mail Dear... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Recent Releases: Newsletter on HIV/AIDS Treatment, Clinical Trials; Hepatitis C Treatment Program; Articles on AIDS Law, Vaccine Research

AIDSinfo E-News : The new, weekly e-mail newsletter from AIDSinfo, a service of HHS , offers updates on HIV/AIDS research, clinical trials, prevention and treatment (AIDSinfo, 2/18). Commitment to Community Program, National Alliance of State... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Indiana: 2,600 Get Hepatitis Shots After Eating at Pizzeria

The news that a Fort Wayne Pizza Hut employee had been diagnosed with hepatitis A prompted more than 2,600 people to receive preventative treatment this weekend. According to the Fort Wayne-Allen County Department of Health, anyone who dined in,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report Summarizes Continuing 25th Anniversary of First AIDS Diagnosis Media Coverage

Last week was the 25th anniversary of the first AIDS diagnosis. The following lists recent headlines from newspapers concerning "AIDS at 25." Boston Globe "Giving no Quarter to AIDS: Exhibit Details Battle Waged Over 25 Years " (Johnson, ... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
i am a eighteen year old college student and think i may have aids. the tragic thing is that i am a virgin and i may have received the virus though an injection at a dancing (nightclub) called "citynights"
the reason i think i have this disease is... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 10 Replies
well go on what event in your life do you believe led to the hiv infection? very very intersted. Read more »


Posted by SCARED2DEATH, 5 Replies
So here is yet another account of risky activity followed by agonizing neuroses that I can't shake. In the month of December I had four instances of receptive oral sex without ejaculation. Being gay, I am in a high risk population. The first two... Read more »

Jackie and Greg please read and respond ASAP

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Dear Jackie and Greg,
My name is Chris and i would really appreciate your help. I know first of all that i have alot of anxiety about this before i get started but i am not over anxious. I had unprotected vaginal intercourse and performed oral... Read more »