You've noticed some of the finer details and complexities about this person, and you can really see the potential for some kind of future with the man sitting opposite you.It’s in the way you catch him staring at you as you look up from your glass of wine.It was also noted the actual figure could be closer to zero. I realized my apprehension didn't stem from his HIV status; it stemmed from the way HIV was —and still is — misrepresented.
As someone employed by the Minnesota AIDS Project it has definitely been a great resource for news and the personals have really helped me feel less alone.
As I know it has for many diagnosed with HIV."—Joshua "I recently joined the site to simply peruse the personals in search of other poz men.
It's late; you've missed your last train home, and it's a frosty London night.
After he kisses you, he asks you if you'd like to stay the night with him. When he puts his arm around you and you walk toward his place in Hackney, something leaves his lips that shocks you deeply and instills in you a sense of fear: “I'm HIV positive.”I can still remember the sound of the words rolling off his tongue.
He spoke so confidently, like he had done it before. I had immediately decided I would spend the night — strictly cuddles only — then cut my losses and hope someone just as great came along.
I was new to the gay scene, having only come out to my parents the weekend before.
Back then, I saw HIV as a death sentence, a disease that stripped a person of his identity. I visited his doctor and armed myself with all the knowledge I would need to make this work.
For me, this changed the face of HIV, and I hope this does the same for you.
Couples also had “to be having sex without condoms at least some of the time.”The study concluded that in an estimated 16,400 occasions of sex in gay men, not a single HIV transmission was reported.
After a bunch of statistical calculations about odds and things I don't really understand, it was established the maximum likely chance of transmission from someone on fully suppressive HIV therapy was 2.5 percent for receptive anal sex.
Only by accident did I realize what a terrific site this is.