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Hiv Hetero Couples Advice

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AIDS InfoNet

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
Ask the Experts

HIV + Couple have a HIV- baby?

Can an HIV+ positive couple that are both undetectable have a HIV- baby? What would be the best way to get pregnant to lower or eliminate the risk of infecting each other with our HIV strain?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...HIV+ couples can have healthy HIV- children in most instances when their HIV is well managed. Risk for superinfection are low if Read more »

Hiv infection? Magnet couple stress and fear (MAGNETIC COUPLE SEXUAL RISK 2008)

I am negative at the moment and my boyfreind is HIV positive. he is an HIV educator actually. After I accepted his status, we finally became intimate with each other. I did oral sex on him 3 times that night. Twice on his penis and once with his...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Your HIV-acquisition risk is extremely low. There have been no documented cases of HIV transmission due to rimming or getting rimmed. Read more »

HIV+ hetro couple need help

My fiance and I both found out we were HIV+ together about 3 weeks ago, we are both new to the virus according to our doc, we have tried to trace back and we believe the only incident was 18 months ago for the male to have caught the virus and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...now 526(26%) , viral load was 152,000 now 80,030.I am not scheduled for labs till end of Jan. At the present rate I will have aids by then. I'm new at this. Am I superinfected? Response from Dr. Frascino Hello, Sorry to hear about your recent... Read more »

couple 1 with HIV+ and the other not

Why one person in a couple can be HIV positive and his/herr partner is not?
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
The most likely reason is that they are having only protected sex (using condoms). Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Advocates Worry Conviction of Gay Couple in Malawi Could Hurt Efforts to Fight HIV/AIDS

...send them to jail for more than a decade, a ruling activists fear could send others into hiding and hamper the fight against AIDS," NPR reports. The piece examines the situation in other African countries and efforts to promote HIV prevention... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Counseling Heterosexual Couples About HIV in Zambia, Rwanda Could Prevent 60% of HIV Cases, Study Finds

...Counseling heterosexual couples living in Zambia and Rwanda about HIV transmission could prevent up to 60% of new cases, according to a study published Saturday in the journal Lancet , Reuters Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Cases Increasing Among Married Couples in Uganda; Officials Call for Increased Testing, Prevention Efforts

... A recent study conducted by Uganda's Makerere University found that although the country's HIV/AIDS prevention programs primarily focus on younger, unmarried people, new cases of the disease are increasingly occurring among married Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New Initiatives Aim to Reduce Spread of HIV Among Couples in Kenya

... New HIV/AIDS guidelines in Kenya will include door-to-door testing services in an effort to address the increasing spread of the disease Read more »
Connect With Others

is there any couple (male and female) HIV+

Posted by Unlucky2, 1 Reply
...i wouold like to find a couple that is HIV positive and both partners are Positiive i would like to know about your experience cause i need advise... my girlfriend might Read more »

HIV discordant couples

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
... I am HIV- and my husband is positive. I have not found many supportive sites for people in my position. I recently began a website for Read more »

Media Request-HIV+ Couples

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I am currently writing an article for the magazine HIV Plus that is exploring whether HIV+ couples have safer sex and their concerns, if any, about superinfection and drug resistance. Read more »

HIV+/- Couple Looking for Same - Network/Share

Posted by stevenca30, 2 Replies
...My husband is positive, and I am negative. We are also looking to find couples with this dynamic. We are fortunate to have good supportive friends (poz and not), but they can't really help us with our relationship, Read more »