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Coping With an HIV/AIDS Diagnosis

...HIV treatment is readily available, HIV is now considered a chronic disease, much like diabetes. But unlike diabetes, there's still a ton of stigma attached to being HIV positive. Even though having HIV doesn't make you a bad person, unfortunately there are many people -most of them ignorant of the facts about HIV -- that still discriminate against HIVers simply because of their status. HIV treatment has changed drastically in the past 15...
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HIV/AIDS (HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2010)

Can two HIV negative men develop HIV/AIDS from having unprotected sex with each other?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...anal sex. They certainly would not be at risk for STDs, including HIV. These illnesses are transmitted only when an infected person has unsafe sex with an uninfected person. The mere act of anal sex does not create STDs. (See below.)Dr. Bobgay... Read more »

3 HIV Elisa test + 1 inconclusive WB 1 negative WB(same clinic) 4 rapid test - (2 different clinics)

Dr BobThis all started back in july of 08 when i got my first + elisa and a inconclusive on the WB, I was retested a week later at the same place elisa + WB NEG. Had a uni-gold test done that day as well was neg. March of this yesr had another...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,You and your wife are definitively HIV negative. Your positive ELISA tests are false positives as demonstrated by your subsequent negative HIV tests, including a Western Blot. Read more »

can you get hiv/aids if you.. (QTND: HIV TRANSMISSION BETWEEN TWO HIV NEGATIVES, 2008)

me and my partner have been curious about trying anal sex. we are both hiv/aids free and free of any other std's. we were curious, can we get aids from anal sex even if you both are disease free?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...having sex with multiple negative people? No, of course not. HIV is a sexually transmitted disease in which an HIV-infected person can transmit the virus to an uninfected person (HIV negative) via unprotected sex. (See below.) I suggest you spend... Read more »

Dating

I am curious to know whether people who test HIV-positive become emotionally drained due to the fact that they might never date again. Is this the case with people who are positive, or is dating not a very important aspect of their lives? It is...
Steven Pieters

Response from Steven Pieters

Metropolitan Community Church of LA
...are many people living with HIV who prefer a relationship with another person who is HIV positive. There are many successful relationships between people living with HIV, and they, too, enjoy fulfilling sex lives, practicing safer sex.The... Read more »
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This Month in HIV: Sex and Dating When You're HIV Positive

...Studies at New York University. He is one of the United States' leading authorities on HIV prevention. His research examines the relationships between drug use, mental health, social issues and risky behavior. Welcome Perry! Our next guest is... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Couples With Mixed HIV Status

...HIV status. See Fact Sheet 204 for some ideas. What Are the Special Issues for Mixed Couples? People in mixed-status relationships face all the same things as other couples. But there are some extra issues: The HIV-positive partner... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...for Specific Populations Pregnant Women Newborns and Children Immigrants Military Personnel Why Should You Get Tested for HIV? The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention... Read more »
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Gay Men and HIV/AIDS: Where to Turn for Information and Advice

...all). TheBody.com's HIV/AIDS Resource Center for Gay Men is a great starting point if you're looking for basic information, personal stories and thoughtful perspectives. If you'd like to dive in deeper, take a gander at the following links. ... Read more »
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Neg/Poz Dating.

Posted by Cando2010, 3 Replies
I just don't know. Is it possible? I'm starting to get lonely. Read more »

Dating the HIV negative!

Posted by lost2007, 2 Replies
...such, but it just seems wise too me to not trust everyone too be honest and right. The lady who infected me was a long time HIV+ person, I chalked it up too my own stupidity, did not get vindictive or seek retribution, she is still out there... Read more »

negative in love with positive

Posted by crepuscular, 6 Replies
...I am an HIV negative man and have recently met a woman who is positive. I am really falling for her... can anyone recommend a book that I could get Read more »

Being Positive and Dating

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...weeks ago. After finally getting away from the situation and clearing my head I realized it has nothing to do with the other person. It's these horrible insecurities that I have feeling less of a person because I'm positive. I know that I... Read more »