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Mixed Hiv Couples

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Transmission of HIV in mixed HIV status, heterosexual couple

My husband is HIV+ and was probably infected circa 5 years ago. We did not know of his infection until this month, and so had unprotected sex on at least 20 occasions in the five years. My recent HIV tests have been negative, and we are no longer...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Not every HIV exposure leads to HIV transmission. Thankfully! For instance, the CDC's estimated per-act risk of acquiring HIV from unprotected Read more »

What percent does mix couples have on staying HIV-

My hubby came back from prison 5 years later hiv+ iam - We practise safe sex but a condom... Read more »

Sex During Period - Mixed Status Couple

Hello, I am + and my husband is negative. We have sex regularly and always use a condom.I recently... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Couples With Mixed HIV Status

... Serodiscordant Couples What Are the Special Issues for Mixed Couples? Reducing the Risks Using a Condom Other Ways to Reduce Risk If Read more »
Body Positive

Mixed-HIV Status Couples: Navigating the Challenges of Everyday Life

...they live with Cindy's twelve-year-old daughter in a quiet town. To most observers, their most obvious difference from other couples is that Luis is Latin American. He is a native of Colombia living in a location with relatively few latinos and... Read more »
Body Positive

Mixed HIV Status Couples

...cliche that defines many relationships -- the ideas that "opposites attract" -- is often quite literally true in the case of couples in which one partner is HIV-positive and the other is HIV-negative. However, many partners in such... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Program Modifies Behavior in Some HIV-Mixed Couples

... Black HIV-discordant couples participating in an HIV/STD risk-reduction intervention program demonstrated lower rates of risky behavior, according to a new Read more »
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Starting a Network for Mixed Status Couples in NYC

Posted by mamaG, 2 Replies
...I live in Brooklyn and am interested in starting a network in New York City for mixed status couples, particularly male-female couples, where we can share resources and information, support each other and possibly even work to Read more »

Study on Mixed status couples

Posted by Anonymous
...Mixed-Status Couples (one HIV+ and one HIV- partner) Are you in a heterosexual, gay, or lesbian "mixed status" relationship -- a relationship with Read more »

HIV and pregnancy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...My friend and I want to have a baby but he's HIV+ and I'm not can we still do this without me contracting HIV? I don't know what is out there medically Read more »

Mixed couple

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...with wonderful man. He is HIV- and very frightened by kissing and passive oral sex. It would really be helpful to hear from couples in the same situation. We love each other very much but I have always heard that these practices are safe. Help! Read more »