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13 Feb 2004

Sex once HIV Positive
I've been diagnosed HIV positive after being raped by another man, even though i am physically still in excellent shape, where can i find a positive partner. I am a male.
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01 Jan 0001

Why must you find a HIV positive partner? Many couples are discordant (one is positive and one is negative). Are you saying that HIV positive people should only date HIV positive people?

Remember even if you are HIV positive you must still have protected sex, as your partner can have a different HIV strain to you and you can get re-infected again, and hence get sicker quicker.

Visit www.thebody.com and www.safersex.co.za
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