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Dating A Man With Hiv

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A note of thanks

I wanted to thank you very much for your writing and your advice. I am dating another man and he is HIV+, while I am negative. Everyone we talked to prior said that his status would always be the elephant in the room sort to speak. But thanks to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...in magnetic relationships. I've found that successful magnetic couples often have more honest and intimate communication than many (most) non-magnetic couples! The only reason magnetic couples should have "an elephant in the room" would be that... Read more »

I'm dating a positive man, I'm negitive

I have been dating a hiv positive guy for a couple of weeks. He was up front with his Hiv status.... Read more »

First time relationship with HIV + man

I have recently met a special guy whom I find intelligent, attractive, warm and sensitive. As we... Read more »
Articles
Black AIDS Institute

Life Is Not a Fairy Tale

...Prince Charming. Well, I found the man I thought was Prince Charming, but the relationship did not work out. And he gave me HIV. But when does make-believe ever come true? I am now looking for the guy who is right for me . I discovered that I... Read more »
The Body

This Month in HIV: Sex and Dating When You're HIV Positive

...female. But we don't know what that means. Perry Halkitis: No. We absolutely don't know what that means. But we also know how human beings operate. And how human beings operate is along a continuum of risk. And there are risks they are willing... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Study Dates HIV Ancestor to at Least 32,000 Years Ago

...the 1800s and 1959 did a human infection from a chimpanzee virus spread widely enough to eventually evolve into the present HIV epidemic. Previously, it had been thought SIV was a much younger virus, perhaps only a few hundred years old. In the... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Couples With Mixed HIV Status

...Special Issues for Mixed Couples? Reducing the Risks Using a Condom Other Ways to Reduce Risk If You Are Exposed to HIV ... Having Children if the Man Has HIV Having Children if the Woman has HIV Serodiscordant Couples ... Read more »
Connect With Others

Dating an HIV positive man

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...told me and we talked A LOT. And we've kissed plenty more since then (I knew enough to know that particular kissing myth about HIV is a bunch of crap). I am trying to learn everything I can about this so I can make a proper decision. I haven't... Read more »

HIV a dating NIGHTMARE

Posted by Anonymous, 8 Replies
...Can anyone else share my agony? I am 24 years old and positive. I am an attractive woman but I am having extreme difficulty meeting other positive men to date. I have been through all of the online matchmakers and Read more »

any free dating sites for hiv gay people!!!

Posted by keeponliving, 9 Replies
...just tested positive, n life is changed thoroughly! lost my lover,he just ran away after i told him that am infected hiv.dunno where to turn now. anyone can help me !!!! Read more »

scared to date + men, scared to date - too

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...Although I know it is possible for men to contract HIV from women...I also know that the statistics are much lower than they are for men contracting from other men or drug use. I Read more »