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Do People With Hiv Find Love

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South African Site Helps People With HIV Find Love

Now in its third year, the Web site Positive Connection was launched by South African Ben Sassman as a way to help an HIV-positive friend who had trouble getting dates. "Once he disclosed his status, the girl would usually run away," said Sassman,... Read more »
PositiveWords

Loving Yourself to Love Others

Having safer sex reduces risk of HIV infection and reinfection(superinfection). Even though it can be difficult to do, somepeople insist on only having safer sex for this reason. Theyare not putting themselves or their partners at risk. And... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Global Fund Discontinues Funding for South Africa's loveLife Program; loveLife Responds

The Global Fund To Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria has decided not to continue funding loveLife , South Africa's national HIV prevention program for youth, the Mail & Guardian reports (Chibba, Mail & Guardian , 12/21). The... Read more »
Ask the Experts

OMG SUCH DUMB PEOPLE BOB I freakin LOVE YOU MAN

dr bob after what i read and i am 14 years old i am not ganna have sex no matter what to risky man this fourm really kill my mood for intercorse but i also wanted to talk about something no one on this fourm asked this 1.if i did have protected...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,1.Protected sex is protected if the latex condom is used properly and did not fail. 2.Bad idea. There are over 40,000,000 HIV-positive folks living with HIV, including yours truly. Exactly where would you like to have us quarantined? And if... Read more »

HIV(-) man in love with HIV(+) woman

i am a HIV(-) male in love with HIV(+) woman that i would love to spend the rest of my life with. she has had an udetectable viral load since she started tx which is 3 yrs. Realistically, how long can we expect her to remain "viral load...
Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Response from Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Columbia University
As I am sure you know - nobody can give you any guarantees on this. However, it is certainly not unreasonable to imagine a very long term future with this woman. While uncertainties exist, many people will be living "normal" life spans... Read more »

Can you get STD or HIV through love doll

I had bought a love doll on ebay. It was advertised new and till today he sell them and many people buy them each day. However out of 2500 feedback 10 have said the package was slightly open and i noticed that package had a slight hole in it. The...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Two thousand five hundred folks sent in feedback about their love-doll purchases? Wow, that's a whole lotta Blow-Up Bettys! OK, on to your question. I see absolutely no cause for concern. HIV does not survive long outside the body, and... Read more »

HIV and love

Positive 15 years. First it was fear to physical deterioration, then death, then social rejection, now lipodistrophia and resistences ..... Went to psycologist for a while and did loose social fear and felt better with myself, but still unable to...
Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Response from Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Psychotherapist and Author
You are living in a self-created reality that bears little semblance to what goes on in life. It sounds to me like you are depressed and thus hopeless. I would urge you to have your depression evaluated by a mental health professional and if he or... Read more »
Connect With Others

How do you tell the people that you love

Posted by Anonymous
I was just wondering how you can you tell the people that you love that you are HIV +

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He/she is HIV+.......to love or not to love.

Posted by mandaree23, 10 Replies
I will start out by saying that I write this post with a heavy heart and a lot of aggrevation. So, please take no offense to my post.

I have been reading on thebody and other websites posts, forums, etc to better understand HIV/AIDS. I am doing... Read more »

To love and be loved

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
hi i am a 36 puerto rican female living in ny..I have been diaganosed with HIV 15 years ago, I have never been sick nor ever had to take medications. My problem is that since my divorce I have a hard time finding someone.Ihave never had to deal with... Read more »

love has no boundries my letter from a loved one

Posted by nicoletaana
hello everyone i am writting this so that u know my whole storty this is a letter i recived form a man that i hada wonderful connection with ten he just disapeard i finallyy recieved thsi email form him , now im telling u that this man is... Read more »