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Do You Have To Tell Sex Partners About Hiv

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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
...by having bareback sex with another HIVer. (See below.) You report you decided to have bareback sex because you "love" your partner. It seems to me you have that backward! If you love someone, why would you put him or her at risk??? I urge you to... Read more »

Anal sex with hiv+ partner

hi, i had an anal sex around 4.5 months back, with my hiv+ partner whom i love. He fucked me using... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Impact of Sex Partners' HIV Status on HIV Seroconversion in a Prospective Cohort of Injection Drug Users

...prevention strategies, the authors noted. In this study, researchers evaluated the HIV status of injection drug users' (IDUs) sex partners and rates of subsequent seroconversion among participants of the prospective Vancouver Injection Drug Users... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Multiple Sex Partners and Perceived Risk of HIV Infection in Zambia: Attitudinal Determinants and Gender Differences

...behavior and perceived risks of HIV infection remains scarce." Their research "tests the hypothesis that having multiple sex partners within the last 12 months influences individual's perceived risk of HIV among Zambian men and women." It further... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Many New York City Residents With Multiple Sex Partners Unaware of HIV Status, Fail to Use Condoms, Report Says

...More than 50% of New York City residents who have multiple sex partners are unaware of their HIV status, and about 40% did not use a condom the last time they had sex, according to a report released Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Many People Who Know, Trust Sex Partners Assume Low Risk of HIV, Other STIs, Study Finds

... Many people who know their sexual partners well consider themselves to be at a low risk of sexually transmitted infections, including HIV, according to a study published Read more »
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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 »

Had sex with HIV+ partner - Freaking out

Posted by bushyman, 3 Replies
...I am terrified. Almost a month ago I had unprotected sex with a woman I had good reasons to suspect after the act. It was insertive vaginal intercourse without a condom (how stupid of Read more »

sex with HIV- partner

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...condom correctly everytime. She is even affraid of oral sex performed on her. There has to be other people out there with HIV- partners. Need advice Read more »

Is safe sex needed between HIV+ partners?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Is safe sex needed between HIV+ partners? Recent study suggests maybe not?? AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2004 Sep;20(9):1026-31. Related Articles, Links Failure Read more »