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Partner Is Hiv Positive And I'm Negative

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My partner & his partners are HIV positive. I'm negative, how come?

Dear Doctor,I'm a ugandan I live in Uganda. In August 2001 I started a relationship with a man who's wife had just died. He said she got malaria and when she went to hospital she was put on a glucose drip only to discover that she had diabetes so...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...indeed possible that despite having had unprotected sex for two years with an HIV-positive partner, that you are indeed still HIV negative! In fact, considering you've had negative HIV tests 10 months and almost two years after your last contact... Read more »

my partner is hiv positive and i'm negative.

What are the chances of me being infected if my partner's viral load is not detectable? His Tcell... 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 »
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 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 »
The Body

Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, February 9, 2011

..."Resilience" to Help Me Live With HIV? MIXED-STATUS COUPLES   Is Starting HIV Meds a Good Way to Keep My Partner HIV Negative? I'm HIV positive and I've never taken HIV meds before. My CD4 count is 526 and my viral load is... Read more »
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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 »

He's positive, I'm negative... for now.

Posted by Jenni, 9 Replies
...About 6 months ago we found out that my boyfriend of a year was HIV+. I was negative. We were tested because he had applied for life insurance. They drew a few tubes of blood and we didn't think about it again. Read more »