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I want to be HIV+ help please

I need your help to understand whats wrong with me. Im gay, and for some reason Ive been obsessed with being HIV poz to the point that in some way I cant understand, I want the virus. Ive been exposing myself to it so bad that I know I need help....
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
You need to get some psychiatric or psychological help right away. This is a self-destructive feeling and an extremely self-destructive behavior, which you need to stop. Get help right away.... Read more »

want to more about HIV

Sir I'm pitter from India . I have HIV last two year's with my wife i have one son but he... Read more »

Positive Elisa, Negative Western Blot, Dr wants to do a HIV Viral Load

I tested positve for HIV with 2 pregnancies on the ELISA and both were negative Western Blot. I... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Russia's Miss Positive Wants HIV Honesty Not Shame

"People see I'm healthy, beautiful, cheerful. They see that I'm always smiling, and all their stereotypes just completely fall apart," said Svetlana Izambayeva, who will be crowned Russia's first Miss Positive on Thursday. After learning in 2002 she... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Canada: B.C. Officials Want HIV Tests Offered on Routine Doctor Visits

Public health officials in British Columbia are testing the feasibility of offering an HIV test to anyone seeking care at a doctor's office, clinic or hospital. The initiative, called Stop HIV/AIDS, is funded by a four-year, $48 million (US $47.5... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Rwandan Taxi Drivers Want HIV Clinics Near Pick-up Points

Through their public transport association, drivers of Rwanda's minibus taxis have called for the opening of HIV clinics near the bus stations where they pick up passengers. The drivers have also asked the government to provide AIDS information by... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Los Angeles Times Examines "Phenomenon" of Men Who Want to Be HIV-Positive, Documentary Film "The Gift"

The Los Angeles Times on Sunday examined the "phenomenon" of "bug chasing" -- when HIV-negative men seek out HIV infection -- and "The Gift," a documentary film by Los Angeles-based filmmaker Louise Hogarth that derives its title from the term... Read more »
Connect With Others

I want to believe hiv cant be caught this way. but

Posted by nicejack, 3 Replies
Hi I have a question. I read that shaking hands is NOT a method of getting hiv. Well I shoke hands with a person who has hiv and am fearful that I may have been infected. Heres why, I had a chunk of skin missing from the side of my finger and after... Read more »

EVERYTHING YOU WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT HIV INFECTION

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
http://www.hopkins-aids.edu/publications/book/03MMHIV1to3.pdf

or

Just go to http://www.hopkins-aids.edu/
click on the "publications" section.
In the drop down box, scroll to "Medical Mgmt of HIV Infection". Read more »

everything you wanted to know about hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
http://www.hopkins-aids.edu/publications/book/03MMHIV1to3.pdf

Just go to http://www.hopkins-aids.edu/

click on the "publications" section.

In the drop down box, scroll to "Medical Mgmt of HIV Infection".

The manual will come up. Read more »

Want to connect? HIV+ heterosexual woman

Posted by Anonymous
Hi! I am a 28 year old female doctor with HIV. I got the
infection through a needle stick injury. I was diagnosed in 96 when I offered a blood transfusion to a friend's father. I have been through hell, mainly because my profession put me in constant... Read more »