How Should I Tell My Boyfriend About Herpes
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,It certainly does sound like you and your boyfriend had an STD. I would not immediately assume herpes simples II is the culprit, based on the information you provided. I would, however, suggest you make a follow-up appointment with your doctor... Read more »
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California: HIV's Hidden Victims -- More Latina Immigrants Are Being Infected, Often by Husbands or BoyfriendsLatinas 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 year, 30 percent of all California women with HIV were Latina, resulting in an... Read more »
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Posted by hecheated, 3 RepliesI found out about 2 weeks ago that my boyfriend cheated on me.
Before we had sex the first time I was tested for HIV and my test was negative. It was a blood test that took a week to get back to me.
(i live in BC,Canada) That was a bit over 3 years... Read more »
Posted by DS86, 7 RepliesI have been positive for over two years now. I met my boyfriend a year and two months ago. We have a typical relationship, we love each other but have ups and downs. I fear that my sexual desire has been lessened because of being infected and I also... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesWhat do I do?
I was involved with a guy last summer. He was verbally abusive, but I tried to make it work.
In late August, he started to complain of a "burn" he'd sustained near his groin area, and a swelling in his testicles. A month later, after... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesThank you guys for your immediate response. I am glad to know i dont have to wait until September to retest. I will take the ORAsure? swap test at the clinic. My boyfriend also tested on the same day he was negative but almost had a heart attack... Read more »
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