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Hiv Positive Marriage

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HIV marriage.

can two people who are positive married?. what are the chance that their children will not be positive?.
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Thanks for your post.As far as I'm aware, there's no reason (medical or legal) why two HIV+ persons couldn't marry.Further, with access to medications and experienced HIV healthcare providers, the risk of transmission Read more »

Marriage and HIV

My husband and I have been monogomous for 17 years. I recently contracted and have been diagnosed... Read more »

HIV in marriage

hello, my sister found out her husband is HIV positive, she says they only had unprotected sex,... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

CNN Examines Program Encouraging Marriage Among HIV-Positive People in Nigeria

...are HIV-positive to marry each other in order to prevent the spread of the virus. The Bauchi State Agency for the Control of AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, known as BACATMA, "offers to pay for the dowry, provide counseling and even employment... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Chicago Tribune Profiles Indian State's New Marriage Bureau for HIV-Positive People

...formal marriage bureau for HIV-positive people, several other states run informal matchmaking programs for people living with HIV/AIDS, according to the Tribune . India has an estimated 5.1 million HIV-positive people, the second-largest number... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Correlation Among HIV/AIDS, Early School Withdrawal, Teenage Marriage, Pregnancy Seen in Tanzania, Report Says

... There is a "strong correlation" in Tanzania among HIV/AIDS, early school withdrawal and teenage marriage and pregnancy, according to a report conducted by the Tanzania Media Women's Association Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

India's Isolated HIV Victims Find Solace in Marriage

... Many of India's some 2.5 million people living with HIV/AIDS are ostracized by their communities, prompting some to establish marriage agencies. The Gujarat Marriage Bureau for People Living Read more »
Connect With Others

Scared and Numb~I just found out my husband is POS

Posted by Dragonfly, 4 Replies
...Nephrologists office to get the results to my husbands kidney tests and were told that he is HIV positive! Silly me! I knew our marriage wasn't the greatest but with 24 years of marriage and two kids, I figured that the grass was not always... Read more »

Falling for someone HIV positive...

Posted by Pan, 4 Replies
...don't want to be another statistic. Two, I can see myself spending my life with this person...What if he develops full blown AIDS and dies? If he had told me earlier in the relationship admittedly I would have cut and ran... But now I feel such... Read more »

looking for a waman for marriage..!

Posted by arab, 2 Replies
...,handsome,well phisiquely or to be more occcute, let's say,apparentely,I am looking for a partner for the rest of my life for marriage...Appearances occupy a tiny level for me,only brain can be a good parameter. I see the future in big eyes... Read more »

HIV Positive Husband

Posted by Anonymous
...My wife was tested negative after six months, which was a real blessing. I realize that sexual relations are important in a marriage, but I'm scared I could still give her this disease even if we use a latex condom. Could somebody please offer me... Read more »