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Can A Person Who Is Hiv Positive Get Married

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Should HIV + person get married?

My brother is posative for last 9years now. Now he wants to get married to a girl who knows his status. My fear is that in a relationship like marrige, where it is possible that in long run complicency may creep in and one may not take adequate...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Whether or not someone is married doesn't affect complacency or adherence to safer sexual techniques.I'm HIV positive and I would marry my partner of the past 13 years, Steve (Dr. Steve, the expert in The Body's Tratamientos Forum) in Read more »

Insecurity...need your blessings (Dr Bob Please help me. I am GETTING MARRIED.....part2)

Hello Dr Bob,I,m the guy who had the "Bachelor's Vacation with a lot of nookie. I guess i just... Read more »

Dr Bob Please help me. I am GETTING MARRIED.....

Dear Dr Bob,First off, thank you for all th great advices you have tremendously given out with a... Read more »
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What Is HIV?

...attention to HIV in the early 1980s, when gay men in New York City and San Francisco began to die of a mysterious illness. The term "AIDS" -- which is what doctors call it when HIV disease becomes advanced -- wasn't coined until 1982, and the... Read more »
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Myths About HIV

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First Person: Thembi Ngubane: Mother, Activist, South African ... and Proof Positive That You Can Thrive With HIV

...wanted to have a family. There was a break point where I first [said,] "This HIV has taken everything from me. I won't be able to get married. Who would marry me?" All these questions were popping up until Melikhaya and I got through some... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Mozambican Civil Society Groups to Launch HIV/AIDS Campaign Aimed at Disabled People

...Mozambican Disabled Associations said disabled people in the country have been stigmatized, which gives them less opportunity to get married. FAMOD added that disabled people tend to have more than one sexual partner and have unstable sexual... Read more »
Connect With Others

I forgot that i was HIV Positive

Posted by Barbdoll, 6 Replies
...and focus on me. Way too much to ask i suppose. I forgot that i was HIV Positive, so much so that i wanted to find a man and get married. I wanted to have another baby, I wanted to have sex without a condom, hell i wanted to eat anything, I also... Read more »

Future Relationships

Posted by Anonymous, 12 Replies
...As a hetero man I always dreamed of getting married and having a family. Is it now best to ignore that dream and spend my time and focus in other areas? Who in the world would Read more »

Marrying an HIV+ man

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I am dating a man that is HIV+. I want to marry him but my family is against it and the only thing that holds me back is a fear of becoming infected, and Read more »

I married a HIV positive man

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I married an hiv + man he is the father of my 2 year old, I found out when I was 4 months pregnant that he was + for 10 years, I blacked everything Read more »