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Will I Definitely Infect My Partner

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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 as of 2007 and now 1095 of october 2010...i have a partner and the doctor told him that his HIV 1 & 2 strain and not taking medications yet because...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Mexico City.The conference was also told that the lowest blood viral load in a documented case of HIV transmission was approximately 300 copies/ml. But now doctors in Germany have reported a case of transmission when a patient taking... Read more »

Insertive neg partner just found out receptive partner is positive

So I have been seeing this guy and we believed we were both HIV negative and decided to engage in... Read more »

PrEP and re-infection between HIV partners not using condoms

Hi, I am HIV poz and have been taking Truvada and Reyataz for five years now. My partner is also... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Number of Named Partners and Number of Partners Newly Diagnosed With HIV Infection Identified by Persons With Acute Versus Established HIV Infection

...populations, note the current study's authors. They hypothesized that patients acutely infected might be able to identify more named partners than those with established infections. The study analyzed surveillance databases from North Carolina,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Exposure to HIV Partner Counseling and Referral Services and Notification of Sexual Partners Among Persons Recently Diagnosed With HIV

... The current cross-sectional, observational study examined recently diagnosed HIV patients' use of client partner notification (CPN), health department partner notification, or other means to inform sex partners of possible HIV exposure, and Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alternative Approaches to Partner Notification, Diagnosis, and Treatment: Pharmacists' Perspectives on Proposed Patient Delivered Partner Therapy in New York State, 2007

... "Supported by the American Medical Association, patient delivered partner therapy (PDPT) is becoming legal in many states. For some individuals exposed to sexually transmitted infections [STIs], the Read more »
The Body PRO

High HIV Prevalence Found Among Male Partners of Thai Sex Workers

...of female sex workers. They use a lot of proxy populations, including army recruits or young men [in general], to try to estimate the HIV prevalence of partners of female sex workers. We wanted to specifically recruit those partners and find out... Read more »
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how to tell my partner? please help :(

Posted by question_mark, 3 Replies
...emotionally, for a positive test result. I am trying to prepare myself... My number one concern right now is: how will I tell my partner? I'm looking for advice from others who have been through the same experience. Should I tell him about my... Read more »

Neg partner in serodiscordant LTR sking friends

Posted by Lizh1, 2 Replies
...going (mostly!) strong. Though I have disclosed to some friends, but I have nobody to really talk to about being the negative partner in a serodiscordant relationship. There is a difference between being sympathetic and really having lived the... Read more »

My Partner Has HIV

Posted by edney, 4 Replies
...My partner has HIV, we have been very careful and using protection. I have not been tested. How soom should I be tested, he is very cautious Read more »


Posted by Sprite1, 3 Replies
My girlfriend, who I cheated on to get into this horrible mess in the first place, is now ill. Swollen glands, sore throat, tired, been sick. BUT SHE HAS A RASH TOO. Yeah, she has allergies. No, the rash hasn't concerned her as she thinks it's... Read more »