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I Am Hiv Positive And My Boyfriend Is Not How Can I Tell Him

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How do I support my boyfriend who recently tested HIV-positive?

My long-distance boyfriend recently told that he tested HIV-positive. He's getting a second opinion. I told him that I love him and want to support him in any way that I can. But I find myself constantly knocking on an invisible emotional wall. I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,This is difficult to do long distance. If your boyfriend only recently found out about his positively charged status, you need to give him some time to adjust to his new reality. I don't Read more »

My HIV+ boyfriend is really scared of infecting me

Hi, I am 25 year-old woman and I am in a relationship with a man who is HIV positive. We really... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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

...twice that of white women. "Latina women are not aware of what their sex partners are involved in," said Juan Ruiz, chief of HIV/AIDS Epidemiology for California's Office of AIDS. Like many African-American women, Latinas often discover they are... Read more »
The Body

HIV Testing 101

...(In general) Oral Sex (On a Woman) Oral Sex (Receptive vs. Insertive) Protected Sex With Pos Boyfriend Rimming Risk of HIV Transmission Sex Toys Sexual Intercourse (Protected) Transgender (F to M) Transgender (M to F) Vaginal... Read more »
The Body

The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, March 29, 2010

... Visit the Forums "Hot Topics" Library Change/Update Subscription Living With HIV/AIDS HIV/AIDS & Body Shape Changes Mixed-Status Couples HIV/AIDS Treatment Other Health Issues ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Massachusetts: Woman Misdiagnosed With HIV Gets $2.5 Million

...Court jury awarded $2.5 million in damages to a woman who was prescribed AIDS drugs for nine years before learning she never had HIV. Audrey Serrano's suit against a doctor who treated her said the medications she took led to an array of... Read more »
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boyfriend just tested positive for hiv

Posted by lion355, 1 Reply
...I am a woman and my boyfriend just tested positive for HIV. Ours is a long distance relationship, so the sex was irregular. We had unprotected sex during the course of one year. I Read more »

HIV Positive boyfriend who is a drug addict...

Posted by Carrie, 6 Replies
...subjects and appriciate everyone who posts and comments. My name is Carrie and I am 27 years old. My boyfriend, Phillip, who is HIV positive and is almost 34 years old was diagnosed earlier this summer. He's been in and out of prison most of... Read more »

HIV - with HIV + boyfriend....PLEASE HELP!!!

Posted by gause, 7 Replies
...I been dating this guy for almost a year now. I'm HIV - and he is HIV + (diagnosed about year ago before we met). In the beginning of our relationship we had great sexual encounters Read more »

My Boyfriend is HIV positive

Posted by honeybee55, 3 Replies
...I have been with my boyfriend since June 2004 ..I just found out this past month that He is HIV positive I knew he was on meds of all kinds wasn't exactly positive for what though...I finally sat Him down and talked to him Read more »