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Getting Hiv From Husband

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afraid even if protected sex with hiv husband

My husband is hiv positive and I am defenitely hiv negative, I finished all the check up, Praise the God.But my question is I am not ready to do sex with my husband, I am very afraid I dont know how I can survive without sex I have four small...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...Thank you for your question.This is one of the most dificult aspects of living with HIV. This is a decision that only you can make along with your sexual partner.Some things that may help:1) Is your husband on medication Read more »

My husband is HIV POSITIVE border line Aids

My husband was diagnosed with HIV May 5th of 08, his already full blon aids. I am terrefied for... Read more »

IS IT REALLY MY HUSBAND IS HIV POSITIVE

I know my husband for 17 year with 9 years married with five (5) children. My husband started to be... Read more »
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Black AIDS Institute

Q&A With Oprah Guest Bridget Gordon, Who Sued Ex-Husband for Giving Her HIV

...case -- and won. He, however, filed for bankruptcy, so the 45-year-old has not seen one penny of the settlement. The Black AIDS Institute recently spoke with Gordon -- who appeared on Oprah earlier this month and is now six months... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Married Women in India Who Experience Physical, Sexual Abuse by Husbands More Likely to Contract HIV, Study Finds

... Married women in India whose husbands physically and sexually abuse them are about four times more likely to contract HIV compared with married women in the country who do not experience abuse, according to a study published recently in the ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Large Percentage of HIV-Positive Women in Arab Countries Contracted Virus From Their Husbands, UNDP Regional Coordinator Says

...contracted the virus from their husbands, Saeed Al Zenari, United Nations Development Programme regional coordinator for HIV/AIDS programs, said Monday at a conference aimed at encouraging religious leaders to help increase prevention efforts... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: HIV's Hidden Victims -- More Latina Immigrants Are Being Infected, Often by Husbands or Boyfriends

... Latinas are increasingly at risk of HIV infection, often by husbands or boyfriends who secretly inject drugs or have sex with men, studies find. At the end of June last Read more »
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I have just found out my husband is HIV +

Posted by jayne, 10 Replies
...effusion), he had lost so much weight almost overnight. They tested him for hiv on Wednesday...he is positive and they said he has aids. I have just had my test and I'm waiting for my results...I am lost and any help advice would be most... Read more »

Husband just diagnosed with AIDS

Posted by jillymae06, 8 Replies
...My husband of 13 years has just been diagnosed with AIDS... we skipped the HIV+ part and went right to full-blown AIDS. I am scared and angry at the same time. He has battled oral thrush for over a year Read more »

HIV + Husband, I'm -

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...My husband of 3 months just had two positive Elisa tests. I was tested after we found out about him and it came back negative. We have Read more »

My husband has HIV, I'm still waiting to find out

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Husband HIV+, I'm still waiting On December 16, our world came crashing down around us. Routine blood work for a physical showed my husband Read more »