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When Was The First Case Of Hiv Recorded

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scotland Records More Than 100 New HIV Cases During First Three Months of 2009

More than 100 new HIV cases were reported in Scotland between January and March, bringing the total number of cases recorded to date to 5,901, according to a recently released report from Health Protection Scotland , the PA/ Press and Journal ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Number of Recorded AIDS Cases in New Zealand More Than Doubles in First Half of 2005; Advocates Blame Complacency

New Zealand recorded 33 new AIDS cases in the first six months of this year, more than double the number reported in the first half of 2004, according to a new Institute of Environmental Science and Research monthly report , the New Zealand AIDS... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Number of New HIV Cases in Sweden Increases 40%, Reaches Record High

The number of new HIV cases recorded during the first half of this year in Sweden has increased 40% compared with the same time period last year and is at a record high, Xinhuanet reports. According to the Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Can my medical records come out in my girlfriend's court case?

I was just diagnosed hiv positive, my girlfriend is neg. She is going through a divorce and custody battle, can this come out, or are my medical records private?...
Christa Douaihy, Esq.

Response from Christa Douaihy, Esq.

Member, City of NY Bar Association Committee on AIDS
Dear Writer,Thank you for writing with your question. First, while I do not know the particular facts of your girlfriend's pending court cases, I will say that your HIV status sounds wholly irrelevant to, and should have no bearing on, her... Read more »

Rn employment and HIV records

Dear experts,I am seeking employment with a large hospital in the Philadelphia, PA area as a RN. After hearing how some of my peers talk about HIV positive patients I dare not reveal my status at this time.The problem is I was in the same...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
This kind of chatter must really try your patience. You know that you have no obligation to disclose to your peers, of course. And they know that the laws governing confidentiality restrict their cruising in medical records to cases in their own... Read more »

Will I lose My Job because of my criminal record? caused by my HIV diagnosis?

Hi. i live in California. in 2007 i was diagnosed hiv +. Prior to my diagnosis, i had a spotless driving and no criminal records. but since i was diagnosed, i completely lost myself-if you will- and lost my driving due to racking up 12+/- tickets in...
Christa Douaihy, Esq.

Response from Christa Douaihy, Esq.

Member, City of NY Bar Association Committee on AIDS
Dear Writer,Thank you for the submission. You ask if there is any legal ground to use your HIV diagnosis to mitigate potential damage caused by your criminal convictions. You raise a legal topic that I believe is exceedingly important in the fight... Read more »

Bush/Reagan not the only ones with a subpar track record

Dear Dr. Bob,I have been reading your forum for a few years now, on and off. I find your approach peoples concerns about transmission very helpful and informative, and I thank you for that. I will agree that more has to be done by ALL to ensure that...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,In general, I agree with you and I, in fact did criticized Clinton for not supporting needle-exchange programs while he was President. However, it is worth noting that he was dealing with a Republican Congress that was not supportive of many... Read more »
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first case + from fellatio?

Posted by Anonymous
I am devastated after having unprotected insertive oral sex with a black prostitute 42 days ago.
first and the biggest stupid mistake I've done in my life.
She's gums were bleeding visible. I saw it after two minutes, stop and wash. No cuts or sores... Read more »

First HIV+ Runner With Terminal Brain Cancer Has C

Posted by 1247
First HIV+ Runner With Terminal Brain Cancer Has Completed the NYC Marathon

My name is Richard M. Brodsky. I am HIV-positive and have terminal brain cancer, and I completed the November 2, 2003, NYC Marathon in 04:52. My purpose for running the... Read more »

My Case History

Posted by BabyPeanut, 3 Replies
I thought posting my case history might be useful to others since I
have done well with the somewhat exotic therapies that I have used
over the years.

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I am a 38 year-old male who was... Read more »

Breast secretions on penis, any reported cases?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi everyone,
I wrote a few days ago venting my story. My situation is, unprotected handjob with SW/stripper in baltimore area, status unknown. Towards the end of the session, she squirted some secretions from her breasts onto my penis and continued... Read more »