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  1. Relation Between HIV viral load and Infectiousness: a Model-Based Analysis, David Wilson, et al. (2010)

    (The following summary is excerpted from the article's abstract): A consensus statement released on behalf of the Swiss Federal Commission for HIV/AIDS suggests that people receiving effective antiretroviral therapy—ie, those with undetectable plasma ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 11/15/2017 6:11pm

  2. HIV Testing During Pregnancy: A Literature and Policy Review, Open Society Institute, Public Health Program (2008)

    In the wake of changes in HIV testing guidelines as they affect pregnant women, including policy changes issued by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (which in 2006 eliminated requirements that pregnant women be counseled before HIV testing and ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/15/2018 6:08pm

  3. Procedures for Handling Social Security Disability Cases Involving Overpayments, Whitman-Walker Health

    This guide describes the relevant law, procedures, and timelines for handling a Social Security case involving an alleged overpayment made to a client. Beneficiaries must repay the overpayment to the SSA unless they qualify for a waiver or successfully ch ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  4. Left Behind: Black America: a Neglected Priority in the Global AIDS Epidemic, Black AIDS Institute (2008)

    This timely report sets forth the severity of the HIV/AIDS epidemic among African Americans and the failure of the United States government to respond to this crisis. The report presents the staggering statistics demonstrating HIV/AIDS rates among African ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 12/23/2019 5:09pm

  5. Vitug v. Mukasey, Amicus Brief, 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, HIV and Legal Services Alliance (HALSA)

    In a case that could have far-reaching impact on the medical care of HIV-positive detainees in U.S. detention centers, HALSA submitted this amicus brief on behalf of Dennis Vitug, a Filipino immigrant. Vitug, who is HIV-positive, sought a withholding of r ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  6. Criminalization of HIV Transmission, Policy Brief, UNAIDS (2008)

    In response to a recent increase in HIV criminalization cases both in the United States and abroad, UNAIDS issued this policy brief to arm advocates with information and arguments against these discriminatory laws and practices. The policy brief discusses ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 11/15/2017 6:04pm

  7. Tom Lantos and Henry J. Hyde United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act of 2008, Public L. No. 110-293 (2008) (PEPFAR Reauthorization)

    Public Law No. 110-293 is the reauthorizing legislation of the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), originally authorized in 2003.   The 2008 Act authorizes up to $48 billion for PEPFAR through 2013, an increase from the $15 billion o ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/30/2020 3:49pm

  8. Handling Medical Insurance Claim Denials in New York, Outline, Mark Scherzer, Esq.

    This outline provides information on how to represent a client whose claim for benefits under his or her health insurance plan has been denied. Although the state law information focuses on New York, the outline primarily discusses  federal law. The outli ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  9. Research for Sex Work: Issue 10; Investigación para el Trabajo Sexual: Número 10 (2008)

    This issue, published in English and Spanish, focuses on the rights of sex workers. It addresses: (1) police raids and "rescue" services that are often counterproductive to securing sex workers' rights and ensuring no underage involvement i ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 4/12/2020 1:50pm

  10. United States and Medical Weight Loss Clinic (Southfield, MI), Settlement Agreement, U.S. Department of Justice

    In response to a complaint filed by an HIV-positive individual alleging that she was denied services by a medical weight loss clinic, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) intervened and negotiated this settlement agreement. The complaint alleged that the ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

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