How To Act After Been Told Am Positive With Hiv
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Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replieswhat should I do to make him feel that I care really and find out more info on this disease Read more »
Posted by hurtingheart, 4 RepliesI am hoping for some advice or thoughts, something.
I am a gay man and recently married my partner of 5 years. I could not have been happier. We just returned from our marriage/honeymoon and we have been trying to get back to day to day life.
Two days... Read more »
Posted by CaliforniaFriendIn 2007 I decided I was not happy with my relationship. Since then I had intermittent sex with my partner but hardly any. I realized he must be having sex with someone and I decided not to continue having sex because I didnt feel safe. In 2009 he... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousAfter 6 months of dating, he told me about his being positive.
I'm 30 years old, he's 27...It's one huge shocker for me.
I have, in the past 19 months lost my grandmother (who raised me)
my uncle (her son) and my best friend to an illness (thank... Read more »
Posted by Bear60, 3 RepliesRead carefully: the law only applies to exposing someone.....regardless of whether they test positive or not.
HIV law being challenged
LAWRENCE - A Kansas law meant to punish people who have sex without telling their partners they are HIV-positive is... Read more »
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University of Minnesota, School of MedicineHIV treatment is now recommended in US if CD4 count < 500. Effective treatment (usually 3 effective drugs-not just Truvada)of known HIV infection decreases risk for heterosexual transmission by up to 96% so that is a good place to start. Once... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,I'm sorry and somewhat surprised to hear that you have been diagnosed with HIV-2. First off, are you seeing an HIV/AIDS specialist, and has your diagnosis been confirmed? If so the CDC will need to be informed ASAP. As you (and I) have... Read more »
WorkPositive, Inc.Excellent question. Yes, it is appropriate to use FMLA leave to adjust to antiviral treatment. Please remember that, unlike reasonable accommodation under the ADA, FMLA leave does require you to complete a form that includes the diagnosis. Please... Read more »
Test Positive Aware NetworkHi there:Being told that your partner is HIV positive can be a very emotional thing for someone. Your question is very brief and I do not know a lot of the details. However, perhaps the husband can suggest that they see a counselor or therapist... Read more »
India Must Act to Prevent Tens of Millions of HIV Cases, UNAIDS Director Says; 4.58M Indians Already HIV-PositiveIndia must act now to promote condom use, eliminate the stigma associated with HIV/AIDS and encourage open discussion of the disease in order to avoid "tens of millions of new infections," UNAIDS Executive Director Peter Piot said in an interview... Read more »
Proposed Changes to Ryan White CARE Act Would Harm Treatment Efforts Among HIV-Positive Latinos, Panel Members SayProposed changes to the Ryan White CARE Act , which provides funding for HIV/AIDS programs in the U.S., would result in inadequate funding for treatment efforts among HIV-positive Latinos, members of a panel held by the Latino Commission on AIDS ... Read more »
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