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Couples With Mixed HIV Status

Serodiscordant Couples What Are the Special Issues for Mixed Couples? Reducing the Risks Using a Condom Other Ways to Reduce Risk If You Are Exposed to HIV ... Having Children if the Man Has HIV Having Children if the Woman has HIV Serodiscordant Couples Couples with one person who is HIV-positive and one who is HIV-negative are sometimes called "serodiscordant" or "mixed serostatus". "Sero-" refers to blood serum....
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Dr. Bob: Mixed Status Gay Couple and Oral Sex

Dr. Bob -Thank you for sharing that your partner is both negative and supportive. I tested positive in August 2002, and my partner (who is negative) and I will be celebrating 9 years together this summer.We have come to the decision that it is...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello D,Nine years together? Congratulations! (In straight years, youd be celebrating your golden wedding anniversary right? . . . . that is if we are ever allowed to get married in the first place.)OK, on to your question. Are you whistling past... Read more »

Hiv+ / HIV- gay couple

Dr. My partner and I have been together for 10 years. He was diagnosed with HIV last May. Our sex life is suffering becaus I get so much conflicting info from everyone. What can we do and what can we not do. I enjoy the top and he enjoys the...
Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Response from Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Columbia University
It is challenging to cope with becoming a mixed status couple after being together for so many years. I actually don't think anyone can tell you what you can and cannot do, sexually. The reason you may feel like you are hearing conflicting... Read more »

What percent does mix couples have on staying HIV-

My hubby came back from prison 5 years later hiv+ iam - We practise safe sex but a condom broke.Im scared for our 2 children, I dont know what to expect of this.should i consider myself to be + for sure? I was tested a month later but was -What...
Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Response from Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Columbia University
I cannot give you precise percentages because transmission of HIV is dependent on so many factors. However, you should know that most mixed status couples do not transmit HIV within the relationship when both are aware and concerned and... Read more »

mixed status couple

Hie, my fiance just got diagnosed with HIV whilst i was found negative now as well as 5 months ago. I am willing to stay on and try out the mixes status couple relationship but am scared. And the anonymous views i get from people to run as hell...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiI'm glad that my husband didn't run like hell! I'm positive and my husband is negative we have been together for 7 years. I've been positive for over 20 years. As long as your fiance is in treatment and on medication and taking... Read more »
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I need input from mixed status couples!

Posted by Anonymous, 7 Replies
Hi!,
I'm a nursing student and I'm putting tigether a workshop for gay men in mixed HIV status relationships. Could anyone who is involved with someone of opposite status give me your opinions on the unique issues/challenges you are facing? What... Read more »

Mixed couple-French kissing

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi,
We are planning to have protected sex, what are realistic risks for the neg partner with open mouth(french kissing). Someone please help.
Thanks!

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TV TALKSHOW: Mixed Status Couples

Posted by William1, 1 Reply
We are looking to produce a show dealing with the day to day lives of Mixed Status Couples. The show is designed to be an open and informative forum focusing on some of the different aspects of serodiscordant relationships, i.e. immediate and... Read more »

need input from mixed status couples

Posted by Anonymous
Hi, I'm a nursing student and I am developing a workshop for gay males in mixed status relationships. Please reply with any feedback regarding what you as a part of a mixed status couple feel should be included in an educational program aimed at... Read more »