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Hiv Positive Singles Dating

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The Feminization of an Epidemic

...to work on reversing this trend, we must have a thorough understanding of the unique issues that affect women living with HIV infection. To date, the medical community has focused a large amount of its research efforts on HIV/AIDS in men. 1 , 2 However, both clinical experience and the observational data that we do have suggest that, despite the many similarities between HIV-positive men and women, there are some sex/gender-related...
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Recently disclosed HIV status...

I wanted to see about getting feedback about an issue that I recently faced. I know that sometimes we see things the way we want depending on the situation, but here goes...I am a big flirt and sometimes it's very difficult for me toactually meet...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Thanks for your question. Disclosing one's HIV status is never easy and no two situations are exactly alike. Consequently, it's difficult to give you a concrete answer on how Read more »

HIV Contraction?

I recently had a date with this awesome guy, whom i knew was HIV positive, I wrote a research paper on HIV and AIDS a week before so I thought I knew the risks. At the end of the date we kissed and I ended up going down on him, one lick on his... ;)...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...buddy goodnight and ended up with his tallywhacker playing tonsil hockey in your mouth? WOW. That must have been some kiss.Your HIV-acquisition risk is negligible at best. Oral sex is considered to have only a very low risk for HIV transmission.... Read more »

What are the ethics of disclosing a partner's status when in an open relationship?

Dear Dr Frascino, a boy I have been dating (non-exclusively) for several months just told me that he's positive. Although I'm very annoyed and upset that he didn't tell me for so long, I'm at least considering the possibility of still seeing him as...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...definitely agree with you and not your therapist on this issue. You certainly have a moral and ethical duty to disclose your own HIV status to potential sexual partners, but certainly not the HIV status of other people you are involved with! In... Read more »

Scared Single Dad Again

Dr. Bob,I hope your Easter weekend was a pleasant one, and thank you for answering my questions on a holiday weekend. I am continuing to read the countless posts and articles on this website while trying not to become overwhelmed. Since my last...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Lewis,I would strongly recommend you seek and establish care with a certified, competent and compassionate HIV/AIDS specialist. I don't have any personal friends or colleagues practicing in your area; however, that doesn't mean there aren't 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 »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

... Background The acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) was first recognized in 1981 and has since become a major worldwide pandemic. AIDS is caused by the human immunodeficiency virus Read more »
The Body

10 Holiday Gifts for Anyone HIV Positive

...young adult should read. Purchase The Naked Truth 2) Love in the time of HIV -- A gay mans guide to sex, dating & relationships -- The facts of life have never been more complicated for gay men. While the threat of AIDS has been... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alabama: AIDS Activist to Be Featured on BET Show

...will document the lives of four people -- two HIV-positive, two HIV-negative -- in the "Are you positive?" special about HIV/AIDS. "We're trying to take the stigma away from the disease and show that it can happen to anyone," said C.J. Thompson,... Read more »
Connect With Others

any free dating sites for hiv gay people!!!

Posted by keeponliving, 9 Replies
...just tested positive, n life is changed thoroughly! lost my lover,he just ran away after i told him that am infected hiv.dunno where to turn now. anyone can help me !!!! Read more »

Bisexual dating issues..for recently 34 yo guy

Posted by earthlingsf, 3 Replies
...found out I was positive about a week ago. My first week has gone surprisingly well.. I am optimistic, already knowing that HIV is not the death sentence it was was..and benefiting from having other HIV positive friends. I've told a few... Read more »

HIV and dating!!

Posted by positivelatino, 2 Replies
...I have had a hard time dating after breaking up with my boyfriend 5 months ago. he knew I was HIV positive since the beginning. So It was never an issue. Now that I'm single again, I have found that it is very difficult that Read more »

Where are the Heterosexual HIV/AIDS Dating sites

Posted by 30Years, 2 Replies
...woman. Why is this so hard? I may come off as a man who just want to date per se and not worry about the medical aspects of HIV/AIDS. Honestly, Im sick of worrying about it. I go to the doctor, I take my meds, I work hard, Im educated, and I... Read more »