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Negative Dating Positive What To Do

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dating a positive man (MAGNET COUPLE; HOW OFTEN SHOULD THE NEGATIVE PARTNER BE TESTED? 2009)

I have been dating a positive man for the past year...he has brought total joy into my life...my question is...how often should i get tested...we practice safer sex however not during oral sex...please advise thanks....Brian...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Brian,See below.Dr. BobMagnetic CoupleMar 13, 2006 Hello, Thanks Dr. Bob for everything. You have truly helped my boyfriend and I through a tough time. I love the "Magnetic Couple" moniker that you have assigned to serodiscordant... Read more »

Dating someone negative

I recently started dating a guy who is HIV negative and I am HIV positive and we are a homosexual... Read more »

Dating someone that is Negative

I just met someone that is negative. Things are going well but he wants more information on what... Read more »
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One Positive, One Negative: Both Happy

The technical name is "serodiscordant" relationship. The term many people prefer is "magnetic" -- one HIV-positive partner, one HIV-negative partner. Either way, it's a unique relationship, with special blessings and uncommon pitfalls. Ninety... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Dating While HIV Positive

Marvelyn Brown Earlier in my adulthood, I met a guy who I actually thought was "the One." He was charming, educated and sexy; we had great conversations and an even better friendship. But, as happens, a problem arose: He asked me to stop... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Dating Positively

Dating can be exciting as well as exhausting, and being HIV-positive can add a whole new layer. I have been positive for almost three years and have been on many dates -- before and after my diagnosis. In fact, if your dates have been anything like... Read more »
TheBody.com

This Month in HIV: Sex and Dating When You're HIV Positive

My name is Bonnie Goldman and I'm editorial director of The Body. I'd like to welcome you to This Month in HIV. This month's subject? Dating when you're HIV positive. Dating when you're HIV negative is a challenge. Dating when you're HIV positive ... Read more »
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Dating negative people

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
I'm trying to get into the dating mode, but I can't imagine anyone negative wanting to date me once they learn I'm postive (I have someone in mind, someone I met before I was diagnosed). I know when I was negative I would have probably had a hard... Read more »

Dating the HIV negative!

Posted by lost2007, 2 Replies
I was diagnosed in 2001, decided too date exclusively HIV+, yes it is limiting and does make my options less, but for me the alternative is not a option, remember a case I read about a long time ago, a man HIV+ met and fell in love with a HIV... Read more »

IS it hard to date HIV negative girls? Im a poz guy

Posted by jtgymguy, 6 Replies
I want to get back to dating but i dont know how to go about it...i know everyone faces rejection but it kinda scares me Read more »

How do you feel dating negative guys?

Posted by Luis, 2 Replies

I am dating a pos guy for the past half year. So far I am neg.
I have no problem with this but the fact is that I did not went (still) through neither the shock of discovering that I am positive nor all the feelings that follow that discovery.... But... Read more »