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Did My Girlfriend Gave Me Hiv

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Girlfriend is HIV POS & we want a baby.

So, my girlfriend is HIV positive. I'm HIV negative and we're looking to have a child soon. We've not thus far had unprotected sex. Her VL is 400. I just want to know how much at risk I am for contracting HIV (percentage rate?). Either way, we...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
The risk is small but not zero. I think it would make more sense to have her conceive by artificial insemination using your sperm then for you to take that risk via unprotected sex. Read more »

if me or my girlfriend are hiv+

a couple weeks ago my girlfriend gave me oral sex and now she has a white spot on her uluva and... Read more »

Girlfriend HIV+ & Pregnant

My girlfriend has just tested HIV+ during her prenatel tests, her CD4 >350 not sure of her viral... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

UPN's Comedy "Girlfriends" Takes Up Fight Against AIDS

..."Girlfriends," UPN's urban relationship comedy, will be the final in a series of four that has dealt with the implications of AIDS. The series is part of a yearlong, multimillion-dollar campaign sponsored by UPN's parent Viacom Inc. and the Henry... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Rwanda: Efforts to Contain HIV/AIDS Among Teens Slacken

...tables. Most are interested in having a good time, and any sexual encounter is likely to be unprotected. Teens have no fear of HIV/AIDS, explained Bonaventure Ntagengwa, coordinator of a reproductive health-based youth center in Kigali. Future... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Education Project Targeting Pennsylvania Black Women Examined

... The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette profiled the Girlfriends Project, a domestic violence and HIV/AIDS education program implemented by the Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force that targets at-risk black women in three Allegheny County, Pa., Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

PRI's "The World" Profiles Efforts to Fight HIV/AIDS in Iran and Malawi

...Alaei and Kamiar Alaei, two Iranian physicians and brothers who advised Iran's Ministry of Health in establishing the country's HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment program, which includes a national network of health centers offering HIV testing,... Read more »
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Need Help: Girlfriend has HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...completley insane. I've never posted here before and I'm counting on you folks. I'm heterosexual and don't know much about hiv/aids but I'm researching. Am I nuts? Or can we have some kind of normal life together? Should I be running the other... Read more »

is there any couple (male and female) HIV+

Posted by Unlucky2, 1 Reply
...couple that is HIV positive and both partners are Positiive i would like to know about your experience cause i need advise... my girlfriend might have HIV cause i a HIV+ and i dont know how to tell her Read more »

Can I put this to rest?

Posted by mrg83, 1 Reply
...of you that reads my post and giving me your opinion. So 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. ... Read more »

help with college tuition?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I'm trying to find some information. my girlfriend is hiv positive and wants to go back to school but needs tuition assistance. does anyone know of any grants or scholorships, Read more »