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How Has The Threat Of AIDS Changed Dating Habits

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Change of habit!

Hello Nelson! (From Brazil)This week I made a test anti HIV1/2 to 89 days after unprotected intravaginal a relationship and got the result: No Reagent. I hope it is conclusive definitive?!Well, but I am writing to say this, after I had an experience...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
Thanks for your kind words and congrats in waking up to the need for you to change health habits. For those who want to start getting in shape, I recommend getting a pedometer to measure the number of steps you make every day. I would do that for a... Read more »

I put wrong date, does that change your answer?

Thank you for your valuable time in responding to my concerns. You answered my question at:... Read more »

How to cope with partner's anger/suicide threats?

thanks again for this service. you folks are awesome! I'm living with my parter of 15+ years... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Changing Sexual Habits Caused by Economic Decline Contributing to Decrease in Recorded HIV Cases in Zimbabwe, Researchers Say

Economic decline fueled by rising inflation in Zimbabwe has changed the sexual habits of some men in the country, which might be contributing to the decreasing number of HIV cases recorded in the country, some researchers have said recently, the ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Male Mexican Migrant Workers Have Increased Risk for HIV After Arrival in U.S. Because of Changes in Sex Habits, Study Finds

Mexican migrant workers significantly change their sex habits and increase their risk for HIV after they arrive in the U.S., according to a study conducted by the Pilot Program of California-Mexico Epidemiology Vigilance and released on Tuesday at... Read more »
Housing Works

As Independence Arrives, AIDS Threat Looms in South Sudan

How will the world's newest nation address HIV/AIDS? The timing couldn't be worse. South Sudan will officially achieve its hard-won independence this Saturday. Just three weeks later, on July 31, the country's only funding to provide... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Illinois: Activist Contends AIDS Still a Threat

The Greater Community AIDS Project of East Central Illinois (GCAP) was founded in 1985 as the Gay Community AIDS Project. Later, its name was changed to acknowledge that AIDS was affecting more than just the gay community. Its services include... Read more »
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Dating the HIV negative!

Posted by lost2007, 2 Replies
I was diagnosed in 2001, decided too date exclusively HIV+, yes it is limiting and does make my options less, but for me the alternative is not a option, remember a case I read about a long time ago, a man HIV+ met and fell in love with a HIV... Read more »

www.poz.com help spread the word about HIV+ dating

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
There are likely over 3 million of us HIV+ in the USA today, and one can visit all the HIV+ dating sites available and one can rarely see more than a few hundred ads and on the pay sites many of these ads are fake posted by the site operators too... Read more »

dating positive

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
I would like a little advice and a little feed back. I am HIV-neg. But I met the most, handsome, honest, down to earth, quality guy you ever would want to meet, and he is HIV-positive. He was very open and honest about being HIV-pos, first thing... Read more »

Need dating advice

Posted by ComeAlive, 2 Replies
This is the first time I have participated in any type of forum about HIV. I've been pretty secretive about it, only telling a few select friends that I knew I could trust and I've only told one family member. I found out about a year ago now and I... Read more »