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Continuing To Enjoy Sex Gay Mixed Status Couples

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Dr. Bob: Mixed Status Gay Couple and Oral Sex

Dr. Bob -Thank you for sharing that your partner is both negative and supportive. I tested positive in August 2002, and my partner (who is negative) and I will be celebrating 9 years together this summer.We have come to the decision that it is...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the speed limit, try to sneak through a yellow light, smoke a cigarette, fly in an airplane, date Mike Tyson . . . ? Magnetic couples need to discuss what feels safe or unsafe based on their individual comfort levels and the medical facts. The... Read more »

Time to set safe sex straight! (COMING OUT OF THE CLOSET, 2011)

Dear Dr Bob, I am so thankful you are here but its time to set people like me straight! I have... Read more »

Mixed Status Infection Odd's

Dear Dr. Bob,I have read many of your answers on this site for the past 4 years. Not only are they... Read more »
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FAQs About Mixed-Status Relationships From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

... Starting a Mixed-HIV-Status Relationship | HIV Testing for Mixed-HIV-Status Couples | Safer Sex and HIV Prevention | Disclosing HIV-Positive Status Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Couples With Mixed HIV Status

...Couples with one person who is HIV-positive and one who is HIV-negative are sometimes called "serodiscordant" or "mixed serostatus". "Sero-" refers to blood serum. "Serostatus" refers to whether someone has HIV infection or not. HIV isn't the... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

No Turning Back: HIV and Gay Male Sexuality

...tested HIV-positive. Alarmingly, 46% of African-American MSM tested positive, and 67% of those who did were unaware of their status. A report from the Guttmacher Institute cites "prevention fatigue" (difficulty maintaining safer sex habits) and... Read more »
The Body

Laying It Bare: Gay Men and Unprotected Sex in the Age of HIV/AIDS

...sex, and I do think that in this context that we have to make distinctions between negative men, positive men, knowledge of HIV status, and so on. fogcityjohn: That's an excellent distinction that I probably should have made myself. Because I... Read more »
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positive/negative relationships

Posted by ragazo, 8 Replies
...And he is oftten feeling affraid and nervous about his safety and health even though he is usualy the first one to initiate sex. But the question is: Do these ( Poz/ Neg) relationships usualy work, will things get better or should I just let him... Read more »

Positive and Negative?

Posted by rogerm, 4 Replies
...not get into how I first came in contact with it because it takes two. And I am one of those two. I am very open about my status, sometimes maybe to open. I did find out however that there are those friends out there that dont care about... Read more »

gay safer sex

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...guys, I am into a +/- relationship for a couple of months now, and while I generally feel comfortable with my partner's HIV status (he is the poz) every now and then I still get sick worried. I was thinking we should share experience on safer sex... Read more »

Professional in NY feeling alone

Posted by Phoenix1012, 22 Replies
Hi everyone, I tested positive in January of this year. Since then, I have been carrying around the shame of having caught this. You see, I am in the mental health profession and we have to receive mandatory training every two years on HIV/AIDS.... Read more »