Living with AIDS

a guide to the legal problems of people with AIDS.
  • 31 Pages
  • 2.49 MB
  • English
Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund , New York, NY (666 Broadway, New York 10012)
AIDS (Disease) -- Patients -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States., Legal services -- United States., Discrimination -- United St
ContributionsLambda Legal Defense & Education Fund.
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16699281M

While this book is from the point of view of the author, his experiences are those of thousands who have lived with AIDS, whether Christian or not. An easy read in an afternoon, each chapter is a vignette unto itself, that taken together enable the reader to get inside the mind and heart of a person living with AIDS.5/5(2).

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Living With AIDS presents real-life problems and solutions as told by actual people living with AIDS, in their own words, and authentically illustrates their moral difficulties and resolutions revolving around such issues as relationships, sexuality, personhood, chronic illness, death, and discrimination.

Remaking a Life uses the HIV/AIDS epidemic as a lens to understand how women generate radical improvements in their social well being in the face of social stigma and economic disadvantage.

Drawing on interviews with nationally recognized AIDS activists as well as over one hundred Chicago-based women living with HIV/AIDS, Celeste Watkins-Hayes. Julian Messner, p.

glossary appendix index ISBN $ (pb) ISBN $ (hb) Teens living with AIDS tell their own stories; how they became infected, what living. Living & Managing. With modern medications, many people with HIV live long, healthy lives.

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Winiarski - New York University Press, This volume provides a roadmap for mental health professionals who seek to develop new strategies aimed at increasing the longevity and quality of life for people living with HIV/AIDS, as well as at controlling the future spread of the disease.

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But faced with a disease of appalling suffering, and with a society and government that largely shunned them, writers and artists living with HIV and AIDS have bequeathed us some transcendent writing.

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Those safety nets and the HIV community were crucial to the personal and political transformations of the women profiled in the book.

Worldwide, 36 million people live with HIV/AIDS. In the United States, million are living with it, and there are ab new infections each year. Educator Patti Lather and psychologist Chris Smithies observed and chronicled support groups for women diagnosed with HIV.

Whether black, Latina, poor, or middle class, the women in these groups share the common bond of living with HIV/AIDS, and they describe how it affects their lives in terms full of practical reality and moving poignancy, as they fight the disease, accept, reflect, live and Cited by: Living with HIV personal stories and experiences Learning that you are HIV-positive can be one of the most difficult experiences you go through in life.

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Not everyone with HIV develops AIDS. Infection with HIV is serious. But thanks to better treatments, people with HIV/AIDS are now living longer, and have a better quality of life. If you have HIV, you can help yourself by. Getting medical care as soon as you find out that you have HIV; Finding a health care provider has experience in treating.

Inventing the AIDS Virus is a book by molecular biologist Peter Duesberg, in which the author argues that HIV does not cause rg contends that HIV is a harmless passenger virus and that AIDS is caused by unrelated factors such as drug abuse, antiretroviral medication, chronic malnutrition, poor sanitation, and unambiguous scientific consensus is that HIV Author: Peter H.

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Duesberg. However, “Stigma, Discrimination and Living with HIV/AIDS: A Cross-Cultural Perspective,” edited by Pranee Liamputtong with 43 contributors, is the first book, which attempts to collate in one volume, results from empirical research on the subject matter from a cross-cultural and global perspective.

Pranee Liamputtong, who holds a personal Author: Joyce Addo-Atuah, William Lundmark.Get this from a library! Living with AIDS in the community: a book to help people make the best of life.

[AIDS Control Programme (Uganda),; AIDS Support Organization,; UNICEF,; Global Programme on AIDS (World Health Organization),;] -- Helping people to live positively with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is the major aim of this nonjudgmental.

The goal of this project is to empower the reader, supports the soul and uplifts the spirit of women living with HIV/AIDS and the collective communities each represent. Laurel Sprague, Executive Director, Global Network of People Living with HIV, says of the book, " Sistah’s Speak is a heartful and welcoming collection of stories from women Author: Savas Abadsidis.