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Discussing Hiv-1 With A Partner

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partners having unprotected sex with different strains (SEX BETWEEN TWO HIV POSITIVE PARTNERS, 2011)

when i was diagnosed my doctor told me that i am classified as HIV strain 2 and with cd4 count of 5 as of 2007 and now 1095 of october 2010...i have a partner and the doctor told him that his HIV 1 & 2 strain and not taking medications yet because...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...recombinant forms, or CRFs, are genetically mixed subtypes (such as CRF02_AG) that are found in more than one person. Types HIV-1 HIV-2 | Groups M N O | Subtypes A B C D [E]* F G H J K (Clades) | recombinant forms and CRFs * E does not exist on... Read more »

2 HIV partners

I have recently been diagnosed with HIV from my partner, he did inform me prior to us being in a... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Exposure to HIV Partner Counseling and Referral Services and Notification of Sexual Partners Among Persons Recently Diagnosed With HIV

...partner counseling and referral services. The study involved 590 patients diagnosed with HIV in the previous six months at 51 HIV test, medical and research providers in Chicago and Los Angeles in 2003 and 2004. To identify independent... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Number of Named Partners and Number of Partners Newly Diagnosed With HIV Infection Identified by Persons With Acute Versus Established HIV Infection

... Acute HIV infections are linked to a disproportionate share of forward transmission in certain populations, note the current study's authors. Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Age Differences in Sexual Partners and Risk of HIV-1 Infection in Rural Uganda

...adolescents in Rakai District, Uganda, to assess the degree to which age differences between sexual partners affect the risk of HIV infection. During a randomized community-based trial the researchers conducted in 56 communities of the rural... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Costs and Effectiveness of Partner Counseling and Referral Services With Rapid Testing for HIV in Colorado and Louisiana, U.S.

... The researchers assessed the costs and effectiveness of partner counseling and referral services (PCRS) with rapid HIV testing in Colorado and Louisiana between April 2004 and January 2006. Read more »
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Living in China with an HIV positive partner

Posted by geekboy75, 1 Reply
...my partner was recently diagnosed HIV positive. CD4 count is hovering around 200. Is there anyone out there who's living with HIV in China (or with an infected partner)? It's a bit maddening trying to navigate the healthcare system here even... Read more »

My Partner Has HIV

Posted by edney, 4 Replies
...My partner has HIV, we have been very careful and using protection. I have not been tested. How soom should I be tested, he is very cautious Read more »

Unprotected sex between HIV+ partners

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...this site - it was recommended by my doctor. My question is this: what is the current thinking about bareback sex between HIV+ partners? My doctor says what we've heard about "superinfection" is a myth. What are your doctors saying about this?... Read more »

For anyone HIV+ with a negative partner.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...My question is for anyone in a relationship where they are HIV+ and their partner is negative, or vice versa. How do you keep you or your partner protected? Do you abstain from intercourse period or just always Read more »