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How Do You Know If A Girl Has Hiv

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8 years I did not know hiv + girl friend

I am a male in my late 30s my girlfriend of 8 years is hiv+ she never told me. learned of it when she hospitalized with pcp pnumonia in feb.she just was recently was released from care I am trying to help her as much as I can but I am haveing...
Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Response from Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Columbia University
I understand how it can be very upsetting to find out this information. It is good that you have tested HIV negative and may want to test again in a few months, just to be sure. But usually a person seroconverts within three months after... Read more »

Careless Girl I know

A girl, that I once thought I knew, may have given me hiv. I know that this is about opportunistic... Read more »
Articles
AIDS.gov

What Women and Girls Should Know About Drug Use and HIV/AIDS

R. Gil Kerlikowske, ONDCP . Cross-posted from the ONDCP Of Substance Blog . Even with the unique challenges and stresses women and girls face in today's society, informed and thoughtful decisions can help ensure women and girls are full and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CDC Report Finds Adolescent Girls Continue to Bear a Major Burden of Common Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Adolescent girls ages 15-19 years had the largest reported number of chlamydia and gonorrhea cases (409,531) when compared to any other age group, followed closely by women ages 20-24, according to an annual report on sexually transmitted diseases... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Opinion: HIV/AIDS Efforts Among Women, Girls Gaining Momentum, but Journey "Far From Over"

"Global efforts to reach the 'three zeros' for women and girls -- zero new HIV infections, zero discrimination and zero AIDS-related deaths -- are gaining momentum," Michelle Bachelet, executive director of U.N. Women, Michel Sidibe, executive... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

One in Four Female Adolescents Is Infected With at Least One Sexually Transmitted Infection, New CDC Study Finds

A new CDC study indicates that one in four (26%) female adolescents in the United States has at least one of the most common sexually transmitted infections (STIs). Led by CDC's Sara Forhan, the study is the first to examine the combined national... Read more »
Connect With Others

Girl on girl rubbing

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Hi,
I'm 16 years old and think i made a big mistake. I had sex with another girl 3 months ago. She's 25 and I don't know much about her sexual history.

She's my Dad's neighbor and one weekend while I was visiting him I went to her apartment. One... Read more »

hiv and a pregnant girl

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
if i was hiv positvie and i got a girl pregnant.......does that give her a much higher risk of contracting the virus? sorry if i seem ignorant im real scared and i dont know much about hiv? thanks for your responses people Read more »

MY GIRL FRIND WHO I LOVE HAS HIV PLESE HELP ME

Posted by taino1, 2 Replies
my girl frind has hiv and i l love her wat do i do to protect my self from getting infected ....please please help me under stand Read more »

IS it hard to date HIV negative girls? Im a poz guy

Posted by jtgymguy, 6 Replies
I want to get back to dating but i dont know how to go about it...i know everyone faces rejection but it kinda scares me Read more »