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How Is It That I Am Hiv Positive And My Husband Is Not

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Husband Dentist Exposed to HIV on Job Yesterday

Dr. Bob,My husband is a dentist and was exposed to HIV while drilling a patient's tooth. Blood/saliva squirted into his eye (he was not wearing his protective eyewear. The patient was HIV positive (as noted in his file, which my husband did not...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...precautions when working on a patient! Now that's what is really stupid (or at least inexcusably careless!).Your chances of acquiring HIV from your careless (and inconsiderate) husband are essentially nonexistent (assuming he's had no other... Read more »

wife is hiv +ve & husband -ve

i have been married for over a year and have a week old daughter. i have been hiv +ve for the past... Read more »

My husband is HIV POSITIVE border line Aids

My husband was diagnosed with HIV May 5th of 08, his already full blon aids. I am terrefied for... Read more »
Articles
Black AIDS Institute

Q&A With Oprah Guest Bridget Gordon, Who Sued Ex-Husband for Giving Her HIV

...case -- and won. He, however, filed for bankruptcy, so the 45-year-old has not seen one penny of the settlement. The Black AIDS Institute recently spoke with Gordon -- who appeared on Oprah earlier this month and is now six months... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Large Percentage of HIV-Positive Women in Arab Countries Contracted Virus From Their Husbands, UNDP Regional Coordinator Says

... About 80% of HIV-positive women in the Middle East contracted the virus from their husbands, Saeed Al Zenari, United Nations Development Programme Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Married Women in India Who Experience Physical, Sexual Abuse by Husbands More Likely to Contract HIV, Study Finds

...Control and Prevention . --> Reprinted with permission from kaisernetwork.org . You can view the entire Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, or sign up for email delivery at www.kaisernetwork.org/dailyreports/hiv . The ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: HIV's Hidden Victims -- More Latina Immigrants Are Being Infected, Often by Husbands or Boyfriends

... Latinas are increasingly at risk of HIV infection, often by husbands or boyfriends who secretly inject drugs or have sex with men, studies find. At the end of June last Read more »
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I have just found out my husband is HIV +

Posted by jayne, 10 Replies
...effusion), he had lost so much weight almost overnight. They tested him for hiv on Wednesday...he is positive and they said he has aids. I have just had my test and I'm waiting for my results...I am lost and any help advice would be most... Read more »

Husband just diagnosed with AIDS

Posted by jillymae06, 8 Replies
...My husband of 13 years has just been diagnosed with AIDS... we skipped the HIV+ part and went right to full-blown AIDS. I am scared and angry at the same time. He has battled oral thrush for over a year Read more »

My husband is HIV positive

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...My husband is HIV+. I am negative and would like to communicate with people in a similar situation. Thanks Read more »

We live in Africa and my husband has HIV

Posted by Anonymous
...My husband and I recently found out that he is HIV+. Despite rigorous/intrusive infertility treatment, I am negative. We were tested together shortly after we got together - Read more »