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Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.

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ARV Treatment for International Student

I am 31, from Indonesia, I have been diagnoses as HIV positive since April 2015 and begun arv treatment since August 2015. I got good news that I recieve a scholarship due my grades and performance at work. My question is, is that possible to continu...

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Dutch insurance for HIV+ expat

Hello, I just moved to Netherlands from Ukraine, to work here. I used to get my medications at the local hiv center in Ukraine. Now i need to get an insurance here, and some way of receiving medications, since i can't travel back and fourth to Ukrain...

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Working in India While HIV Positive: An Expat's Concerns (Editor's Pick)

Good Day. I've received suggestions to work in India and need to apply employment visa. Could you let me know is it possible to work HIV+ people in India (more than 2 years)? Is non-cost ART treatment available for expatriates? Can expatriates with H...

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Does Medicare cover HIV meds?

I'm trying to figure out when I can afford to retire. Currently, I have very good health insurance that covers most of the cost of my meds. Does Medicare cover HIV medications and do you know roughly what I would have to pay for Atripla? I am current...

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HIV-Positive and Applying for Nursing Jobs in CA

In California, is there a way to legally avoid disclosure of HIV status during a healthcare employer's medical exam after accepting a job as a nurse? I don't want an employer that has hired me to take a job away because of a violation in policy. Than...

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FMLA with two full time jobs

my wife is due on January with our first Baby. I work two full time jobs. I have a few questions regarding this matter. first, can I request FMLA with both jobs and receive two separate paycheck one from each job company? Second question, what is the...

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High Deductible Health Plan and HIV

My employer is discontinuing the PPO option for our health plan next year and going to high deductible health plans only. Can you explain to me what an HDHP is and how it will apply to me as an HIV+ person?

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BECOME A FLIGHT ATTENDANT WITH HIV

I applied to a flight attendant position for an airline, They schedule me a face to face interview sometime at the end of this year... I just find out that airlines DO NOT HIRE HIV+ flight attendants. Should I continue with the interview process or j...

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inheritance and medicare savings program, ny

Hi, I'm a disabled senior on the Medicare Savings Program in New York. Should I receive an inheritance, would that be counted as earned income, thus bumping me from the program? (Dividends and interest currently do not count for me.) Thank you.

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syphilis from body massage

I went to a massage parlor and the asian lady that massaged me sat naked on my back/buttocks and grinded some. I finished with hand-job. I did not have sex or any penetration. 3 weeks later I notice a small red lesion in my skin on my extreme lower b...

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