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My Girlfriend Has Hiv

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Girlfriend with HIV

Dear Doctor Pierone, Please can you help me, My girlfriend went for a HIV test 3 months ago and came back positive she never told me untill last week which has broken my heart we have been together 4 years. She had a Tatoo 6 months ago and we think...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
Hello, sorry to hear about your girlfriend's HIV infection. Her numbers are good and indicate a good prognosis without treatment. Current recommendations about when to start treatment vary, but most of the studies suggest beginning treatment... Read more »

Girlfriend with HIV is angry all the time

My girlfriend is 40 years old and was recently infected with HIV. Her viral count has started to... Read more »

my girlfriend has hiv with low number

My girlfriend has hiv with low number, she takes med and she had this for... Read more »
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Need Help: Girlfriend has HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I met this wonderful woman 3 years ago. We both knew right away how we felt about each other. We've been talking and laughing all this time and our relationship "COULD BE" a dream come true. She's been turning me down as far as dating seriously all... Read more »

Girlfriend in the Navy

Posted by Anonymous
I had girlfriend that was in the Navy from '97 - '99. I was wondering the likelyhood that she had HIV:
1. When she went into the Navy.
2. When she was stationed over seas.
3. When she was discharged.

Any statistics that I could find would be of great... Read more »

My girlfriend just tol me she is positive.

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
My girlfriend of 3 months has just told me she is hiv positive. She said she didn't want to lose me so that is why she didn't tell me earlier. Now thinking back she always insisted that I wear a condom. I am really angry that she didn't tell me but... Read more »

my girlfriend wont get tested

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I seroconverted in April 2004 and recieved my results in July 2004 -I am 99.9% sure I got hiv from my girlfriend who is an IV drug user. I have never had unprotected sex except for 2 people - my last girlfriend and my current one. She will not go... Read more »