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HIV Life Insurance

HIV Life Insurance

For more than 20 years HIV life Insurance has been denied to HIV positive people or has been provided at dramatically inflated premiums. But in recent years, although people that are HIV positive get premiums quoted that are higher than a person not infected with the...
What diseases and Illnesses effect HIV positive people

What diseases and Illnesses effect HIV positive people

While HIV should not be seen as a death sentence, one’s health is dependent upon the daily taking of ARV’s. Without such treatment, HIV will eventually overwhelm one’s immune system. This then leads to being diagnosed with Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)....
My child has been diagnosed with HIV, now what?

My child has been diagnosed with HIV, now what?

For the purpose of this article, the writer has chosen to select the teen age group as the focus. Receiving the news that one’s child has been diagnosed as HIV + is quite unimaginable. No parent wants to ever hear anything upsetting about their child, but more so when...
How to live with an HIV positive person

How to live with an HIV positive person

Receiving the news that one’s loved one has been diagnosed as HIV + is of course a shock to one’s system, but even more so for the person who has received the diagnosis. While it is excruciatingly difficult to hear the news, it is important to show sensitivity and...
ARV’s – Your questions answered

ARV’s – Your questions answered

When addressing the matter of ARV’S, there are a considerable number of aspects to take into account. ARVs are Schedule 4 drugs, which implies that they must be prescribed by a medical doctor. The laws have changed over the years with regards to doctors dispensing...