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HIV-positive people before they develop AIDS.

HIV positive people propose legislation to the states for Medicaid coverage for low-income HIV – Positive People enterSenators Hillary Rodham Clinton and Gordon Smith last week introduced legislation give give states financial incentives would provide Medicaid to low-income, HIV-positive people before they develop AIDS, Bend Bugle reports . The bill is similar to the breast and Cervical Cancer Treatment Act, which states that the possibility of the persons classified as categorically needy, and therefore provides for Medicaid, before their conditions worsen . Email has 28 co-sponsors (CQ HealthBeat.

Hexavalent chromium in tap water for 89 percent of U.S. Cities sampledCarcinogenic hexavalent chromium, the Erin Brockovich chemical in tap water in the tap water of 31 cities from 35 of the Environmental Working Group found. The researchers estimate that at least 74 million people in the U.S. In 42 states regularly drink chromium – contaminated water, and a considerable part of it is in the carcinogenic hexavalent form..