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Hiv Positive Singles In America

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AIDS InfoNet

Telling Others You're HIV Positive

... What Are the Issues? General Guidelines Special Situations Getting Help What Are the Issues? When you test positive for HIV, it can be difficult to know who to tell about it, and how to tell them. Telling others can be good because: You can get love and support to help you deal with your health. You can keep your close friends and loved ones
Ask the Experts

I am HIV -, female. My husband is HIV +, male. we would like to have a baby. (PREGNANCY: HIV POSITIVE MALE AND HIV NEGATIVE FEMALE 2010)

Good Day. My husband told me a month ago that he got tested and he is HIV +. I also got tested and i am HIV -. We would still like to have a baby, in regard that i would not be infected, nor our child. Is there a way where this is possible. We are...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...a referral to an HIV-knowledgeable obstetrician in your area. Medical centers that have considerable experience treating HIV/AIDS are usually well equipped to help with situations like yours. You can read additional information in the archives... Read more »

I just found out my boyfriend is HIV positive , what do I do? (PREGNANCY: HIV POSITIVE MALE AND HIV NEGATIVE FEMALE 2010)

My boyfriend and I have been together about a year and he contracted HIV about two months ago. I love him and I've chosen to stay with him but I am concerned for my own health because I do not have HIV. We have used condoms when we have sex but it...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,I'm sorry to hear about your boyfriend's recent HIV diagnosis. Regarding your risk, I suggest you read through the information in the archives of this forum in the chapters dedicated Read more »

Oral sex from HIV positive. (TRANSMISSION VIA ORAL SEX 2010)

Dear Dr Bob, I have posted a question before, but now as i have update on the situation i am posting again hoping it will not disturb. I received a blowjob from a guy who after told me that he was HIV positive. I in the same night a few hours before...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...raise any concerns on the below post where the person claims of having caught HIV through oral sex.http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/SafeSex/Current/Q205768.htmlResponse from Dr. FrascinoHello,OK, let's set the record straight once again! I have... Read more »

HIV is HIV - is what is is..isn't it? Obama (TRAVEL BAN, 2010)

Hi Doc!!HIV is what is is: an incredible danger. Why, then, are some body fluids more infectious than others? If a person has got HIV, than they've got HIV and that's it! Anything can be infectious! The virus in the blood is still the same as in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,You are incredibly misinformed abut HIV/AIDS on multiple levels. Fact: Not all bodily fluids are infectious for HIV. Sweat, tears, nasal mucous, urine, vomitus and feces Read more »
Articles
Black AIDS Institute

Reversing the HIV Epidemic in Black America: An Action Agenda

... Where national AIDS responses have succeeded, communities have mobilized to fight stigma, overcome prejudice, and promote solidarity in the fight Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

The United States of Black America: A Profile

... With respect to HIV, Black America looks more like many developing countries than like the high-income North in which it is geographically located. Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Black America and HIV Testing

...marginally higher testing rates are still insufficient to ensure an appropriate and commensurate public health response to the AIDS crisis in Black America. That fact becomes clear when you look closely at the numbers. For example, in... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Black America: A Neglected Dimension of the Global AIDS Epidemic

...through the Millennium Development Goals to halt and begin to reverse the global AIDS epidemic by 2015. With the rate of new HIV infections in the U.S. roughly 50% higher than previously believed 58 -- and with Black Americans experiencing a... Read more »
Connect With Others

SHOULD WE DISCLOSE BEING POSITIVE?

Posted by douglass, 4 Replies
...i seem to read alot of post about telling people about ones hiv/ aids status- this seems to be a issue- WAKE UP everyone handles this on a personal level and no one here has the right to say we should Read more »

Growing?

Posted by Survivor
... My friend Susan Howe, a 60-year-old preachers daughter, became an AIDS activist ten years ago, after she was infected with HIV in a rape. When I asked Susan, who often tells me of the great spiritual support she got from others when she became... Read more »

Risk of Catching HIV in Single Sex Act Low

Posted by Anon_E_Moose, 1 Reply
...HANEY, AP Medical Editor CHICAGO (AP) - A study of heterosexual couples in Africa concludes that the chance of catching the AIDS ( news - web sites ) virus from a single sexual encounter with an infected person is one in 588. This risk is... Read more »

HIV Positive and Single??

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Do you have trouble meeting people for romantic relationships because of HIV or AIDS? We have started a website for those who are HIV+/AIDS and single, because my mother is HIV positive and has found Read more »