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Relationships Hiv Pos Hiv Neg

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neg & pos relationships are they possible?

Do you think a neg/poz relationship is possible? HIV chat rooms haven't worked for me. I have dated and kept to myself. I told 2 people. Within months they went away. One discloded my status to people. What are the chances of someone neg...
Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Response from Robert H. Remien, Ph.D.

Columbia University
Clearly there are numerous challenges to finding and remaining in a relationship when one is living with HIV, especially when the person he or she is dating is not infected. However, it is certainly possible to have a long-term, satisfying, and... Read more »

New to a relationship (he is pos, I am neg)(Have some concerns)

Dr. Bob,I am sure somewhere in the forum, you have answered all of my questions, but I wanted to... Read more »

neg or pos / pos or neg / test or no test / no test or test

HelloI have written to you a couple of times in the past - sometimes I can dissuade myself from... Read more »

HIV NEG UB2: Does Serosorting Protect You?

Safer sex is a gay, grass-roots invention.In fact, just about everybehavioral technique used in theU.S. to stop or slow the spread ofHIV was invented and first practiced bygay men. These techniques were consideredrisky by the public health... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

What's Love Got to Do With It?

"I have a question for you, Keith," Roxanne interjected as we were concluding our interview on serodiscordant relationships (see When Opposites Attract , March/April issue). "Is it love? When someone who is HIV-negative decides to get involved or... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Efficacy of a Relationship-Based HIV/STD Prevention Program for Heterosexual Couples

Sustained rates of heterosexually acquired HIV infection in the United States, particularly among African-American and Latina women, have mobilized efforts to develop alternative prevention strategies, including couple-oriented prevention models.... Read more »
The Well Project

Getting Pregnant: HIV-Positive Single Man or HIV-Positive Man in Same-Sex Relationship (Serodiscordant or Seroconcordant)

There are several different options for reducing the chances of passing on HIV while trying to get pregnant. If you are an HIV+ single man or an HIV+ man in a same-sex relationship looking for information on having a child, the options below will... Read more »
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Beginnings of Relationship, with Pos/Neg scenario

Posted by zehava71, 3 Replies
Hi all....this is my first post as I'm wrestling with a possible new relationship with a negative man.....I am positive and have disclosed my status to him a few weeks back.....we now seem to be in a grey area in terms of dating.....he told me a... Read more »

Maintaining a Hetero Neg/POS relationship

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
We just recently found out my partner (male) has been infected - I am negative - My fears are huge and my knowledge is limited but growing daily.

How safe can sex be? How to keep a clean enviroment? What about preparing meals? What about children's... Read more »

neg wife of pos husband

Posted by mrsscott
I am 31. My husband was diagnosed with AIDS in July. I am neg so far and they tell me if I'm neg this long I am only slightly at risk of being pos in December (6 month since last exposure). He has apparently had HIV for 10 years and did not know. ... Read more »

Any neg/pos couples out there?

Posted by AboutTimex, 2 Replies
Two guys here, mixed status, looking for a little advice. We've been together a few months and are navigating how to deal with our neg/pos match up. We'd like to hear from some similar couples about their experiences within a serodiscordant... Read more »