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Disclosure To Partner Of Hiv Law

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Partner shocked after HIV disclosure

well, i'm a 35 yr old woman, been poz for the past 6 years now, in good health & not on medication. I just wanna give up relationships once and for all coz i don't think i can go through this pain of being rejected ever again because of my HIV...
Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Response from Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
...I am sorry to hear what has happened to you. Disclosure of HIV status is a tough thing and always risks rejection. It also sorts those who really love you whatever the case from those Read more »

Follow-up to HIV Disclosure to Partners - a reference for Criminal Statutes on HIV Transmission

This is a follow-up to the question about disclosure. Nancy, you are correct that most states have... Read more »

ASO employee, HIV partner, unwanted disclosure

I am employed at a AIDS Service Organization. My partner of eight years is HIV positive, and in... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Disclosure of HIV Serostatus to Sex Partners: A New Approach to Measurement

...disclosure (before sex), delayed disclosure (after sex), and no disclosure to both current and recent past (in the last year) sex partners. Sixty-three persons with HIV/AIDS who reported on 145 sex partnerships were interviewed using an audio... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Disclosure of HIV Status to Sex Partners and Sexual Risk Behaviors Among HIV-Positive Men and Women, Cape Town, South Africa

...they had not disclosed their HIV status. Those who did not disclose their status were considerably more likely to have multiple partners, partners who were HIV-negative, partners whose HIV status was unknown, and unprotected intercourse with... Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Barebacking & HIV Disclosure: What's the Law?

...and your conscience. At that point, your decisions may have legal ramifications. Failing to disclose your HIV status to your partner may make you vulnerable to criminal prosecution or to being sued by your sexual partner. Advertisement ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Michigan: Release of Lansing Sex Sting Police Report Raises Concerns About Disclosure of HIV Status

...only by public health officials under very specific conditions, such as protecting the health of the individual and notifying partners. "Since this police report is a public record, the information regarding his HIV status should have been... Read more »
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HIV Disclosure

Posted by northof49th, 2 Replies
...I'm quite unsure about the effectiveness of disclosure laws. The link below sums up my thoughts far better then i could. I'd be happy to hear others thoughts http://www.keithboykin.com/arch/2006/06/21/abolish_the_hiv Read more »

HIV Disclosure in the Military

Posted by TheConversation, 2 Replies
...help us with the project: * Join "The Conversation" by completing a questionnaire and asking your friends, family and partner to complete one of the HIV negative questionnaires. * Promote our project on your website, Blog, Message... Read more »

Brothre w/ HIV and disclosure

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...everyone to protect theirselves and not take someone's word. Is this true? I keep hearing about people getting in trouble for non disclosure. I don't know what to do and I feel so guilty. Can I get in trouble? Read more »

Disclosure and Rejection

Posted by moonstarchild, 7 Replies
...ago of AIDS. I have been positive for 2 years now. My anniversary was feb 10. I always thought that we would travel this HIV journey togther and that I would not have to go it alone. Since he passed away I just figured that I would not have... Read more »