AHF applauds Gilead for offering pricing.

For instance, the Florida ADAP expects to include between 250 and 300 new patients per month to the present waiting list. In an effort to address the crisis, Senators Burr, Enzi and Coburn introduced S. 3401, the ACCESS ADAP Action, a bill which provides $126 million in unobligated stimulus funds to eliminate waiting lists through Fiscal Yr 2010. The bill failed to gain the support of the Congress or administration. The $126 million was a number provided by state AIDS director as the amount of additional federal funding required to meet current system needs given the amount of people on waiting around lists, expected number of brand-new budget and patients cuts per state.To deal with this example effectively, you can 1) cherish how you feel and 2) make sure your feelings are valid. Then, 3) express your feelings assertively, 4) get rid of any misunderstandings, 5) create new expectations and an idea. Then, you can let the stress go, feeling as if you have dealt with the situation. This isn’t always easy, but if you consistently do it, you’ll find yourself in a position to forget about emotional stress more readily. In fact, I don’t know anyone would you the above consistently that is chronically stressed in the region of concern. The problem is, we don’t do the above five points. Worse, typical ways of reacting to demanding situations actually encourage hanging onto and growing the stress.