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Working In An Hiv Clinic

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Work-related incident - I work at a Clinic

Dr. Bob, I work at a clinic. I went to work today and I was the first one to arrive. I walked up to the thermostat and adjusted the air. Two issues. We have some very nice people that work with us that are HIV+. One of the HIV+ people closes the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Cassie,The HIV-transmission risk is completely nonexistent.Donation information for The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation can be found on Read more »

Can a HIV patient get the lapband and will meds still work afterwards?

If a HIV patient is on meds can they get the lapband procedure done with no problem? After the... Read more »

your friend Dr Ron Mitsuyasu is doing great work for HIV

Hi Dr Robert, l think you are the smartest funnist guy in the world, and not to mention the lives... Read more »
Articles
Housing Works

Housing Works and Other NYC AIDS Groups Launch Campaign to Help AIDS and Family Clinics in Haiti

... With the blessing of the Haiti Ministry of Health, a coalition of Haitian AIDS organizations, Housing Works and three other New York City AIDS groups have banded together to open two desperately needed clinics for Haitians living with Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Toronto Globe and Mail Profiles Canadian Doctor Working in AIDS Clinic in Lesotho

...profiled Dr. Philip Berger, medical director of the Inner City Health Program at St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto, who is working for six months at the Tsepong AIDS clinic in Lesotho. Berger is leading a team from the Ontario Hospital... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Atlanta Journal-Constitution Profiles Advocacy Group HealthSTAT, Including Work With HIV/AIDS

...on Tuesday profiled the advocacy group HealthSTAT , which stands for Health Students Taking Action Together, including its work on HIV/AIDS policy in Georgia. Members of the group include students in nursing, pharmacy, physical therapy, public... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Globe and Mail Examines Work of Former U.N. Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa Lewis in Lesotho

...examined how Stephen Lewis, former United Nations special envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa, "made Lesotho a particular focus of his work" during his five-year tenure (Nolen, Globe and Mail , 9/10). According to UNAIDS and the National AIDS... Read more »
Connect With Others

WHAT GOOD ARE HIV TEST IF THEY DON'T WORK!!

Posted by help290, 1 Reply
...exposures in past three years and I have donated blood. The day after the western blot I had another antibody test at the local free clinic that was also negative. After all this negative testing how can I get a indeterminate western blot? What... Read more »

disturbing trend any thoughts?

Posted by chrisbadmushroom, 2 Replies
...I have noticed a disturbing trend of people on this site and other sites. People who have symptoms of hiv /aids for prolonged amounts of time who continue a downward spiral of there health., but always test negative for hiv. I know Read more »

Support Groups??

Posted by ShannonLeigh
...Hi there! My name is Shannon and I am a Social Work intern for an HIV clinic. Right now we have a support group for men and I am interested in beginning a group for women. I'd love Read more »

Support Groups??

Posted by ShannonLeigh
...Hi there! My name is Shannon and I am a Social Work intern for an HIV clinic. Right now we have a support group for men and I am interested in beginning a group for women. I'd love Read more »