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Can People With Hiv Get Married

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Ask the Experts

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 »

GETTING MARRIED, HOWEVER... (PLEASE HELP!!!)

Dear Dr. Bob,As you may have read in millions of your other stories of worried-sick people like me... 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 »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Nigerian Advocacy Group Encourages HIV-Positive Couples to Marry, Offers Counseling, Other Services

... An HIV/AIDS advocacy group in Nigeria's Bauchi state is encouraging HIV-positive people to marry one another in an effort to prevent the virus from spreading to HIV-negative people, the AP/Google.com reports. The Read more »
The Body

What Is HIV?

...single. It's what you do, not who you are, that puts you at risk for HIV. How Long Does It Take to Feel a Symptom of HIV? People can have HIV for 10 years or more and never show any symptoms. Other people can get symptoms within a short... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Married Kenyan Youth Excluded From HIV/AIDS Programs, at Higher Risk of Contracting Virus

... Married youths are not taken into consideration in HIV/AIDS awareness programs aimed at young people in Kenya and are at an increased risk of contracting the virus, South Africa's Independent Online reports. Married adolescent Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

CNN Examines Program Encouraging Marriage Among HIV-Positive People in Nigeria

... CNN examines a program in Nigeria that encourages people who are HIV-positive to marry each other in order to prevent the spread of the virus. The Bauchi State Agency for the Control 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 »

Can I put this to rest?

Posted by mrg83, 1 Reply
...here is my story. I am a male in my mid 20's and have been with my girlfriend for almost 1 year. We have been talking about getting married a lot lately and I really want it to happen. I know her status is negative and we have unprotected sex... 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 »