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13 Feb 2004

HIV+ NEED 2 CHAT TO SOME1
Hi,

i've known about my hiv status for a month now,& i must say it hasn't been easy getting thru each day,i have 2 force myself 2 wake up & go 2 work,i have 2 pretend that everything is fine when its not since no one knows but my boyfriend(he tested negative,thank god)i'm trying 2 b strong but its not easy,i'm really scared,but i've decided i want to liveso im gona take gud care of myself,i am seeing a psychologist but it wud b wonderful 2 have contact with some one who is also HIV+ some one who knows exactly what im going thru.

So if anyone wud like to chat please do respond co'z i feel really lonely.im 23,female,live in johannesburg.i cant give out my e-mail address since its a work e-mail address & not my personal one.MALE or FEMALE im just looking for some one 2 talk 2 & share my feelings with.perhaps u could leave ur e-mail address or tel'no.if possible if not we can just chat here.

Thanx!!
& 2 every1 reading this who is also HIV+ its hard i know but its not the end of the world,talk 2 someone-its often said that a problem shared is a problem solved,remember being hiv positive doesnt mean u will die 2morrow.GOD BLESS
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01 Jan 0001

There are HIV support groups. You should ask your doctor.
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