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Why Would Men Hope In Trying Sex With Someone Hiv-positive

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Unprotected sex between 2 men with the same hiv strain (SUPER INFECTION, 2010) (SEX BETWEEN TWO HIV POSITIVE PARTNERS, 2010)

I'd like to know from a scientific point of view, what happens when 2 men with the exact same hiv strain have sex together.. Does it affect each - other's viral load? Or does the strain become more dangerous or something? I have read some time ago,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...virus more dangerous than the K103N virus I have been diagnosed with?Response from Dr. FrascinoHi,I've discussed this topic many times in this forum. Consequently I'll only respond briefly and then refer you to the archives for a more detailed... Read more »

Oral sex from HIV positive. (TRANSMISSION VIA ORAL SEX 2010)

Dear Dr Bob, I have posted a question before, but now as i have update on the situation i am... Read more »

partners having unprotected sex with different strains (SEX BETWEEN TWO HIV POSITIVE PARTNERS, 2011)

when i was diagnosed my doctor told me that i am classified as HIV strain 2 and with cd4 count of 5... Read more »
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Laying It Bare: Gay Men and Unprotected Sex in the Age of HIV/AIDS

...Conclusions Introduction Why are some gay men still having unprotected anal sex in the age of HIV/AIDS? Whether you're a man who rejects the term "barebacking" as stigmatizing, dismisses the act and any conversation about it as... Read more »
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"You Can't Handle the Truth!": Gay Men and HIV Education

...other words, HIV education must proceed from the basic assumption that sex has the same value for gay men as it has for all human beings. HIV education should recognize that gay men are the moral and social equals of straight people. The simple... Read more »
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AIDS 2010 Roundup: Men Who Have Sex With Men (MSM)

...stories related to MSM did come out of this conference, including: Be Heard, Speak Up: The Global Forum on MSM and HIV Human Rights, Homophobia and the African Diaspora Transmission, Testing and STIs In 2012, the XIX International... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Men Inspiring Hope: HIV Vaccine Awareness Day, May 18th

...Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS). 2004. www.unaids.org/bangkok2004/report.html IAVI database of AIDS vaccines in human trials (last updated 2/28/2005). International AIDS Vaccine Initiative. www.iavireport.org/trialsdb/ "HVTN Fact... Read more »
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NEED YOUR ADVICE AS WELL AS A MAN WHO CAN COPE UP

Posted by Amoapoka, 6 Replies
...accepted as my own daughter. She has also accepted me too as a mother and I love her for that. The whole problem now is; my man is asking me to let him have a Son with another woman before we get marry cos he loves me and can't live without me,... Read more »

Fell in love with Poz. dream man

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I've recently met the man of my dreams, the one I've wanted to get to know for several years but never had the guts to approach. We've been talking now Read more »

Why women are at the highest risk for HIV

Posted by 2FarGone
...into former poz sex partners and are able to cope with it so women should be able to do the same. I contracted HIV from a woman and I feel that I wouldn't have a problem were I to see her again. Only in putting a face on the disease can we heal... Read more »

Why is it some choose dispair over Hope?

Posted by Survivor, 11 Replies
...and lets see where this goes... I know we are all wired differently, we all have different beleif systems. We are in so many different stages of this disease. Can their ever be a common ground? Do we always have to walk in someone elses... Read more »