Remien, I am currently in a relationship with an HIV- man. My partner would like to further our sexual relationship and include anal sex.
I realize that a condom should always be used and it is.... I think the best research data we have at this time comes from studies of HIV serodiscordant couples in Africa (relatively large sample).
New infections are typically not the result of some insane night at a meth-fueled sex party or a boozy night at the baths. Living with HIV is not a toxic horror show of medications Yes, HIV usually requires medications and doctor visits. With so many options for HIV drug therapies, side effects have been reduced drastically and ones in development will reduce them even further.
It happens, sure, but that doesn’t make good ‘ol fashioned sex any safer. Poz guys are not weeping every morning as they chug down pills with their morning coffee. HIV infection does not automatically turn guys into dangerous liars One of the most unfortunate misconceptions about positive guys is that they outright lie about their status just to get laid, or worse, are on a mission to infect others.
I am an attractive woman but I am having extreme difficulty meeting other positive men to date.
To find a group near you, visit The Body's extensive list of AIDS organizations . But it's up to you to reach out and connect with others! Read more » ...almost unchecked as a result of the permissive lifestyle led by many gay men.
In the 1990s, however, women, heterosexuals, and people of color have the fastest growing rates of infection. Many people fear that their relatives will be hurt or angry. I have been HIV for over 5 years and always involved in relationships with HIV- guys.
Andrew was sweet, honest, and relatively unaffected by the opinions of others.
After two years, the combination of these traits and a surprise visit by Andrew to Joshua’s hometown in Pennsylvania took things from friendship to romance.