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Stories About Getting Married After Hiv

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GETTING MARRIED, HOWEVER... (PLEASE HELP!!!)

Dear Dr. Bob,As you may have read in millions of your other stories of worried-sick people like me who desperately need of attention and answer from you, I have written like... don't know how many more times until you will reply me.To cut the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello James,1.I have no way of definitively determining if you are HIV infected or not. If you've placed yourself at risk for HIV, you'll need an HIV-antibody test at the three-month mark.2.From the limited information provided, I cannot... Read more »

re-getting married

hi therethanks a ton for your valuable guidance and answers.i made my girl friend read that and it... Read more »

Help Dr Shannon! i am getting married soon and is afraid of getting HIV

Hi Dr Shannon,I need your advice2 Weeks ago,i had protected sex with a sex worker who claimed... Read more »
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An HIV-Positive Gay Man Getting Married Reflects on Marriage Equality

On Aug. 9, 2013, Daniel Leyva of the Latino Commission on AIDS married his partner of 10 years, John Hatchett. Both are long-term survivors of HIV. Having seen the toll the HIV epidemic has taken on many long-term couples -- disapproving families,... Read more »
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HIV News & Views: The Problem of Empathy; How to Say "I Have HIV"; Marrying Prevention With Passion; and More

HIV News & Views, July 25, 2003 - TheBody.com July 25, 2013 Top Stories at TheBody.com Read Past Newsletters Change/Update Subscription HIV/AIDS BLOG CENTRAL Olivia Ford: Obama, Trayvon, HIV and... Read more »
Women Alive

A Married Couple Learns To Deal With HIV

A Day of Reckoning by Wayne Brown It was a beautiful morning. It had been raining for a few days and the air was fresh, no smog insight. My mind was in overdrive as I thought about kicking ass at work. I was in charge of collecting, I had to... Read more »
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"The Happiest Day of Our Life" -- A Gay Couple Living With HIV Adopts

At 26, Greg was all set to get married when Frank walked through the door of his workplace. It was love at first sight. Greg put aside all thought of blending into the straight world. The two men have been together ever since. One thing, however,... Read more »
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HIV +, married and gay

Posted by SB63, 4 Replies
Was diagnosed 16 mths ago, have been married to a women for 31 years. Ilove her and married due to religious pressure as a youth(long story). Anyway, like I say I love her, but am gay and am deeply attracted to men, I have told her I am gay, but she... Read more »

i loved him, married him, and eventually got lazy

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
I loved him, married him, and eventually got lazy. Now I have the
virus.

It was like a fairy tale. Too good to be true. He had HIV and I
said okay to marriage. We were'nt as careful with protection as
we... Read more »

I've been married for 3 years and I just tested +

Posted by frida, 9 Replies
My husband and I just tested positive. We have been married for 3 years and together for 4 (both completely monogamous). The doctor believes that he has had the virus the entire time, it just took a really long time for me to get it. I had a test in... Read more »

The story of why I am getting tested

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Here is the story of why I am getting tested: (I am a bisexual male)..it might be a bit long, but take the time to read
About 6.5-7 weeks ago, I engaged in unprotected (yeah, I know it was stupid) anal sex with another male. I was the receptive... Read more »