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Where Can You Go For Help With Hiv/aids In Minnesota?

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Get the Facts
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Women

... Early in the epidemic, HIV infection and AIDS were diagnosed for relatively few women and female adolescents (although we know now that many women were infected with HIV through injection drug use but that their infections were not diagnosed). 1 Today,
Ask the Experts

New HIV/AIDS diagnoses, pneumonia (PCP), please help!

We've heard so many different things so far with the entire host of medical staff in the hospital, primary doctor with no real knowledge of AIDS, and only speaking with social worker otherwise: Brief Hx: Admitted to hospital Nov 1 with severe lung...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...He needs HIV treatment immediately. I don't understand the delay until January. This is absolutely not acceptable. Vitamins are not the answer. Read more »

Big Guy, Small Jacket

Dr. Bob:Thank you for your services. I'm a terrible worrier and just reading thru the posts here has helped me. I also admire you a great deal for the way you've dealt with your hardship, reminiscent of many courageous people I've known.OK, so: I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...lucky boy!)Regarding your "small jacket," relax Max! As long as the business end of your super-sized tallywhacker was covered, HIV will not be a problem. HIV gains entrance to the body by coming into contact with the mucous membrane lining the... Read more »

Help please! (CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF HIV/AIDS)

Help me im scared if i masturbate with a dirty hand can i infect myself with HIV?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...more about masturbation and HIV-transmission risk in the archives. Dr. Bob says check it out!Dr. BobCan you give yourself HIV/AIDS? - by semen contact with a cut or wound of yourself? (CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF HIV/AIDS)Jan 29, 2008 hiya doc I was... Read more »

Contact

Hello, my question isn't in this category at all... I just had to say I've been reading your responses to various questions and you are so clever! Your responses are calming, and hysterical! To be able to make some sort of humor out of these...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the nightmare bearable." Personally I use all four money, rage, science and humor!As for volunteer opportunities to promote HIV/AIDS awareness and education, my foundation does not have any active programs in the Jacksonville area at this time.... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

St. Paul Pioneer Press Examines HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics in Minnesota

...were recorded -- the prevalence of HIV among Hispanics is still triple the overall rate. The Pioneer Press reports that HIV/AIDS in the Hispanic community is beginning to attract national attention and that the Obama administration's new HIV... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Minnesota Observes National Native HIV/AIDS Day

... The Minnesota Health Department took advantage of Saturday's National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day to urge Native Americans to fight the disease by practicing prevention, getting tested, and accessing treatment Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Minnesota: National Black HIV/AIDS Day Set for Monday

... The Minnesota Department of Health will mark National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day on Monday by offering free, confidential testing and by sponsoring numerous events across the state. In 2009, HIV Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

PLoS Medicine , Journal of Infectious Diseases Articles on HIV/AIDS, Global Health Issues; Uncommon HIV Subtypes in Minnesota; 2005 Gates Award for Global Health

... PLoS Medicine : The May 31 issue of the journal includes several articles and studies on HIV/AIDS and other global health issues, including " HIV Epidemiology in Africa: Weak Variables and Tendentiousness Generate Wobbly Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV+ & Chemical Dependancy Treatment in MN

Posted by Carrie, 2 Replies
...of it is that we're wanting something that offers counseling for those who are chemicaly dependant AND are for those who are HIV positive. Does anyone have any links or phone numbers that they can suggest to us? Any thing is appriciated. Thank... Read more »

Have I Gone from HIV to AIDS? HELP!!!!

Posted by CLT, 4 Replies
...a prescription for Atripla. Thank GOD I have good insurance and will be able to afford the drugs. Questions? Do I now have AIDS? Will things be instantly better once I start meds this weekend? Anyone out there on Atripla who has NEVER been on... Read more »

Workplace issues and HIV/AIDS

Posted by ScotCharles
...http://www.thebody.com/workplace.html Check out this link for workplace issues with HIV/AIDS. It is very thorough. Read more »

Seeking insight into living w/ HIV; not HIV+

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hello. I'm not HIV+, but am a nursing student in Portland, OR who hopes to gain insight from anyone who would be open and/or comfortable about sharing Read more »