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Magnetic Mama

Magnetic Mama is a 27-year-old psychologist and the uninfected half of a magnetic couple (i.e., her husband is HIV positive). She is not revealing her name in order to protect the confidentiality of her husband who is not open about his status.

German by birth, and a long-time resident of the U.K., Magnetic Mama currently lives in South Africa where she has been working for an organization that provides services to children and adolescents as well as their caregivers infected and affected by HIV/AIDS.

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What They Say Is True: You Do Have to Go There to Come Back -- A Blog Entry by Magnetic Mama Img
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What They Say Is True: You Do Have to Go There to Come Back -- A Blog Entry by Magnetic Mama

Magnetic Mama's back from her eight-month trip around the world -- and for the first time since her husband's HIV diagnosis, the virus no longer rules her life. "Finally, HIV -- who had been the ever-present mistress in our lives -- has been demoted ...

Personal Stories

Changes in Climate, Altitude, Landscape and Perspective: A Blog Entry by Magnetic Mama

It has been a long time since my last entry. I won't apologise, because the past few months have been life-changing, mind-blowing, horizon-expanding and at times refreshingly mundane, but I will try and share with you some of the reasons for my hiatu...