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"I Will Continue to Save Lives": Women Share Their HIV Disclosure Stories

 3/11 

Lynda Arnold

Lynda Arnold, Los Angeles, Calif., diagnosed in 1993

For me the disclosure to my sexual partner was far from easy but it was necessary. I was only with one guy at the time. I remember calling him on the phone ... It was an extremely difficult phone call to make but somehow I got through it. He insisted on driving up to see me, he lived about two hours away ... To this day 19 years later he is still HIV negative and he remembers the day I delivered the news to him as one of the most emotional days in his life.

Read Lynda's disclosure story and tips >>

Read Lynda's blog, Get Outta My Head, You Crazy Virus! >>





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