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11 Oct 2006

HIV POSITIVE
I have been seeing a guy since april this year, in june I fell pregnant and I had a miscarriage in july. Last week tueday he test hiv positive. I went for a test where I was tested for hiv antibodies and it turned out negative. I'm terrified that I am positive and I might still be in the window period. I have been put on arvs and I'm not sure if taking this medication is the right thing to do as I'm experiencing a lot of side effects.
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01 Jan 0001

Dear SB
If I were you, I would take the ARV's - you need to be tested after 3 months and after 6 months again to be sure. Alternatively you can do a Viral load count - which will show up earlier but may be expensive.
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