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If My Partner Is Hiv Negative Am I Safe

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Ask the Experts

Sex with HIV Negative Partner

I was tested positive but my hubby is negative, but i want children, what will i do about this since he seems to be afraid of making love with me, even when he does he make sure he uses condom. what is the solution?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...That is an important issue. Options to safely conceive a child for HIV+ men/HIV- women include starting with effective HIV treatment for the male and then some combination of the following: careful Read more »

Negative Partner's Inconclusive Test Reults (HIV TRAVEL BAN !!!!!!!!!!! )

Hello Dr. Franscino. I was tested positive for HIV 17 months ago and have been on medication for... Read more »

I am HIV neg and my partner is HIV pos

My partner and I have been together for 11 years. He is HIV positive (~15 years) and I am HIV... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New Zealand Herald Publishes Editorial, Opinion Piece About Court Ruling That HIV-Positive Man Did Not Legally Have to Disclose Status to Partner

...a New Zealand court last week ruled that Justin Dalley, who is HIV-positive, did not have to disclose his status to a sexual partner because he had taken "reasonable precautions" to avoid transmitting the virus. New Zealand law requires that... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Court Rules New Zealand Man Did Not Have to Disclose HIV Status to Partner Because He Used a Condom

...and assuming that unprotected intercourse is safe if HIV is not mentioned, is a much riskier strategy, especially as approximately one-third of people with HIV in New Zealand don't know they have it," Rachael Le Mesurier, executive director of... Read more »
The Body PRO

Abstract No. 52: Viral and Immunologic Examination of HIV-I-Infected Persistently Seronegative (HIPS) Persons

..."window" period of early infection. In this abstract the authors have looked at a series of patients with a documented history of negative HIV I serology despite known HIV infection, and AIDS associated symptoms. Through AIDS case surveillance... Read more »
The Well Project

Myths About HIV

...married)." The reality: Were you tested for HIV before you got into the relationship? Was your partner? Were both tests negative? And do you spend 24 hours a day together? If you're faithful, but he or she is not, or he or she was already HIV... Read more »
Connect With Others

For anyone HIV+ with a negative partner.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...My question is for anyone in a relationship where they are HIV+ and their partner is negative, or vice versa. How do you keep you or your partner protected? Do you abstain from intercourse period or just always practice Read more »

Looking for HIV Neg partners to chat w

Posted by Tricepmuscle2000, 1 Reply
...Hi, I'm looking for others who might be in the same situation I'm in, I'm HIV negative, my partner is HIV positive. We've been together for nearly 11 years, we've known he's been positive for 10 of those years and Read more »

Neg Partner in full Blown AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...My partner and I have been together for nearly twelve years, and we have known for the last ten years that he was HIV-Postive. Now he is Read more »

Negative Status Partners

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Is it possible to relax in the bedroom? If you're in a long term mixed status relationship is there a point where you ever quit worrying about getting it? Help please Read more »