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Hiv Infection Among Married Couples In U.s.

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resubmitted form the Fatigue and Anemia Forum: Discordant couple - Risk of HCV transmission (Hepatitis C Virus Infections Among HIV-Infected Men Who Have Sex With Men: An Expanding Epidemic, 2010 )

I have been HIV+ about 5 years now and take Atripla as treatment. My CD4 is 650, viral load below detection. Very recently I have also been found HCV positive. My boyfriend is HIV and HCV negative. We are very much into fisting. He is top only and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...can make love with out a condom please yours sincerley danielResponse from Dr. FrascinoHello Daniel,There are two reasons you should not have unprotected sex with your partner: hepatitis C and HIV.Regarding hepatitis C, you report you have "had... Read more »

Super infection HIV+ couple

I am still trying to understand whether super infection is possible between spouses who are HIV+... Read more »

We are both +, married and he has a no sex rule take 2

Maybe my question was not a clear one to you either. My husband and I have sex but only with... Read more »
Articles
U.S. National Institutes of Health

U.S. Updates Clinical Guidelines for Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections Among HIV-Exposed and HIV-Infected Children

...HIV-infected children and childrenwho were HIV-exposed through birth to an HIV-infected mother." Dr. Mofenson said. In recent years, HIV infection has increased among adolescents. "We hope that doctors and clinicians make use of these new... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Chechnya Says Couples Must Be HIV-Negative to Marry

... Any couples planning to marry in Muslim Chechnya must prove they are not infected with HIV, the region's spiritual leaders declared this week. "Any potential Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Nigerian Advocacy Group Encourages HIV-Positive Couples to Marry, Offers Counseling, Other Services

... An HIV/AIDS advocacy group in Nigeria's Bauchi state is encouraging HIV-positive people to marry one another in an effort to prevent the virus from spreading to HIV-negative people, the AP/Google.com reports. The program Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Married Couples Account for Largest Proportion of New HIV Infections in Uganda, Study Shows

... Married couples account for the largest proportion of new HIV infections in Uganda, Apuuli Kihumuro, director-general of the country's AIDS Commission , said on Friday, the Monitor/AllAfrica.com Read more »
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married with kids

Posted by stat, 4 Replies
...Hello, I was just seeing if there is anyone else married with kids. I'm + and my wife is negative. We have been lucky enough to have a couple of kids with everyone neg. (but me of Read more »

Married with Children?

Posted by Anxious222, 6 Replies
...Everyone, I've been reading the forum for a couple of weeks now and you ladies are great! I am curious to know if any of you are married, ever been married, and have children. What happened when you told your husband about being +, did he... Read more »

Married Guy in NYC infected by guy when condom ...

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
So I was infected by a guy named B_____ who swore he was neg, and then the condom broke. I came across another guy who had the same experience with B_____ in NYC... he swore he was neg, and then the condom broke. So I'm wondering if anybody... Read more »

Married Guy in NYC infected when condom ripped....

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
So I just got the news that I am POZ, and I am in the process of breaking it to my wife. The guy was named B_______ and the condom ripped. He said it had never happened to him before, but I recently came across another guy who had a similar... Read more »