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How Do I Tell My Partner That Im Hiv Positive

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Ask the Experts

My partner & his partners are HIV positive. I'm negative, how come?

Dear Doctor,I'm a ugandan I live in Uganda. In August 2001 I started a relationship with a man who's wife had just died. He said she got malaria and when she went to hospital she was put on a glucose drip only to discover that she had diabetes so...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...infection. In fact, most do not! It is indeed possible that despite having had unprotected sex for two years with an HIV-positive partner, that you are indeed still HIV negative! In fact, considering you've had negative HIV tests 10 months and... Read more »

my partner is hiv positive and i'm negative.

What are the chances of me being infected if my partner's viral load is not detectable? His Tcell... Read more »

my partner is hiv+im-

i have been with my partner for over a year wheen we meet we did not use a condom six months later... Read more »
The Well Project

Myths About HIV

...monogamous relationship (or married)." The reality: Were you tested for HIV before you got into the relationship? Was your partner? Were both tests negative? And do you spend 24 hours a day together? If you're faithful, but he or she is not,... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

...use the drugsto treat Hep C during pregnancy or for at least sixmonths before becoming pregnant. This is alsotrue for the male partner of women who are orwant to get pregnant. If you or your partner arepregnant or want to have a baby, talk to... Read more »
The Body

Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, February 9, 2011

..."Resilience" to Help Me Live With HIV? MIXED-STATUS COUPLES   Is Starting HIV Meds a Good Way to Keep My Partner HIV Negative? I'm HIV positive and I've never taken HIV meds before. My CD4 count is 526 and my viral load is... Read more »
The Body

Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, May 18, 2010

...MIXED-STATUS COUPLES   When It Comes to HIV Risk, What's the Difference Between My Mouth and My Anus? I'm HIV positive. My partner, who's HIV negative, wants to top (be the insertive partner in anal sex) because he says there'd be very... Read more »
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Living in China with an HIV positive partner

Posted by geekboy75, 1 Reply
...This is a shot in the dark but here goes. I am living in Beijing, China and my partner was recently diagnosed HIV positive. CD4 count is hovering around 200. Is there anyone out there who's living with HIV in China Read more »

partner positive - now im preg - am i too?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...on the net and its all alot to take in - maybe people with personal experience are better suited 2 help goes: my partner was hiv pos but unaware of his status, i finally concieved (fell pregnant) and then during this time we have... Read more »

I think I'm getting paranoid

Posted by DAPRINCEZZ, 2 Replies
...lately I find myself sanitizing everything that belongs to him for fear that he will get sick. Hell I found out that his room mates use things that belong to him and I have even started replacing those things. What can I do? I am trying to... Read more »


Posted by LOVE, 11 Replies
...found that I was + in Feb this year. in December I met a guy that i grew up with. Weve always been friends and we became intimate few weeks later using protection of course. It was before i knew my status. Now that i know my status it is very... Read more »