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Living With Someone Who Is Hiv Positive

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living with someone who is HIV positive

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I would like some help. My fiance is living with HIV and as of this point I do not have it. We do practice safe sex and are in a monogomous relationship. But there are so many things that I do not understand, that are a constant worry in my mind... Read more »

Living in China with an HIV positive partner

Posted by geekboy75, 1 Reply
This is a shot in the dark but here goes. I am living in Beijing, China and my partner was recently diagnosed HIV positive. CD4 count is hovering around 200. Is there anyone out there who's living with HIV in China (or with an infected partner)?... Read more »

Hiv Positive Dating | Hiv Positive Singles | Hiv Positive Forums | Hiv Positive Chatroom

Posted by Pozme
www.Pozspaces.com is a HIV positive singles dating site for individuals who may be HIV positive or have AIDS. We understand that living with this virus/disease can be difficult when it comes to dating. We want to provide the opportunity for those... Read more »

Hiv Positive Dating | Hiv Positive Singles | Hiv Positive Forums | Hiv Positive Chatroom

Posted by Chloe1023, 5 Replies
http://www.Pozspaces.com is a HIV positive singles dating site for individuals who may be HIV positive or have AIDS. We understand that living with this virus/disease can be difficult when it comes to dating. We want to provide the opportunity for... Read more »

Where to live positively?

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
I was inspired by another posting and wanted to ask where a good place to live is for someone who is HIV+? Someone mentioned Chicago and another Houston. Is Atlanta a good place to go? Any thoughts? Thank you. Read more »
Ask the Experts

i'm living with an hiv positive lady

she tested positive in december 2007,i tested negative twice after i learned that,we've been having safe and protected sex for a year now.the problem is she is too religious that she does not want to follow up on her cd4 counter.she believes...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Not only are you living with "an HIV positive lady;" you're also living with a loony tunes whack job who is both pathologically manipulative and living in a deep state of denial. Staying with someone only because she threatens... Read more »

Hiv positive living with hiv negative husband

I tested positive in 2005 and since then I have done several tests that came back the same. My husband in the other hand has tested negative in all the tests he has ever done and he does not even use a condom since his results always come back...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
There is no such thing as a silent carrier of HIV in terms of HIV testing. HIV is readily and easily diagnosed. So, your husband is indeed HIV- as of his last test.It is very possible for him to be and remain HIV- despite years of unprotected sex... Read more »

For how long can an HIV positive patient live???????

Dear Bruce,For how long can an HIV positive person live with proper treatment?Is there anybody who has ever been cured with optional treatment in this world ?God Bless you,Zat...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
Dear Zat: Many HIV positive patients are long term survivors; they've been infected for two decades and are still going strong with no end in sight. I imagine that they will live out their normal life expectancy. For them and for many others,... Read more »

Web Site for Empowerment and Positive Living

Greetings:As a PLWA that has been out of the HIV/AIDS circut for a while, I have found that a number of my positive friends continue to ask me to get back involved and direct may expertise and talents towards social services for PLWA's. In...
Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Response from Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Psychotherapist and Author
Phil,I believe that a variety of web sites in fact do just what you are thinking of doing including The Body, HIVpositive.com, AEGIS and a site for people on protease inhibitors that I do not know the URL of. Perhaps you can offer your time and... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

CD4 Tests Can Reduce Costs, Extend Lives of HIV-Positive People in Africa, Study Says

"Cost-Effectiveness of HIV Monitoring Strategies in Resource-Limited Settings ," Archives of Internal Medicine : The use of a CD4 test could help reduce costs and extend the lives of HIV-positive people in Southern Africa, according to a study... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Los Angeles Times Profiles Authors of Play Portraying Lives of HIV-Positive Pregnant Women

The Los Angeles Times on Sunday profiled the authors of the play "In the Continuum," which focuses on two pregnant women who contracted HIV from their partners and whose lives run parallel, despite the fact that they live on different continents.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

About 39% of IDUs Living in Spain Are HIV-Positive, IHRA Report Says

As many as 39% of the approximately 84,000 injection drug users living in Spain are HIV-positive, and as many as 73% are living with hepatitis C, according to a recent report by the International Harm Reduction Association , Spain's El Pas ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

California: West Hollywood Assisted Living Complex for HIV-Positive People Plans to Hire Additional Staff

A West Hollywood, Calif., apartment complex for HIV-positive people plans to hire additional staff after a report by a New York consulting firm concluded that although the majority of tenants at the complex are well-served, the complex should hire... Read more »