Serodiscordant Relationships And Having Children
Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
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 »
Getting Pregnant: HIV-Positive Single Woman or HIV-Positive Woman 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 woman or an HIV+ woman in a same-sex relationship seeking information on getting pregnant, the options below will... Read more »
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Columbia UniversityThere are many couples who ask questions about having babies when one or both people are HIV+. Readers should read about some of these issues on the "Pregnancy, Children and HIV" Forum on The Body website.Many people like yourself want to... Read more »
Columbia UniversityIt's great that you can talk to each other about this and the fears and concerns are normal and understandable. And yes, talking with an expert could prove to be very helpful to you both. I also suggest you contact a local community based or... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,I would suggest you and your positively charged Mr. Happily-Ever-After read through the chapter in the archives devoted to magnetic couples as well as the chapters on safer sexual techniques, HIV sexual transmission and HIV sexual prevention.... Read more »
North Shore University HospitalThanks for your question.There may be a slight risk to the HIV-infected partner if a household member received a "live virus" vaccination. These vaccine strains can be shed and could affect a person. The risk would be most important for... Read more »
Connect With Others
Posted by kicker, 3 RepliesI am the positive partner in a Serodiscordant relationship. We have friends who are both positive and in a relationship, but none that are +/-. I am also newly diagnosed. I found out in Oct 2010. Im on medication and so far so good....well at least... Read more »
Posted by copb00, 4 RepliesHi, Just thought I'd share my experience and maybe get some advice. I've been finding it quite hard to deal with life recently and I'm honestly quite lost.
I'm 30 years old and was diagnosed positive last summer, it really came as a shock since I've... Read more »
Posted by new2serodisco, 1 ReplyMy new partner is HIV with a non-detectable viral load and I'm negative.
condom broke and I came inside him without realising it had broken.
currently on a 30 day course of Truvada as went straight to the hospital (the same day) to protect me.
I don't... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 6 RepliesHello, I have been married for ten years and my husband was diagnosed two years ago with hiv. He is not on meds yet and is doing well. However, I still am having trouble with him sexually. I am stll afraid and very very anxious when I am... Read more »
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