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Two important things to consider are:. If you are looking for a positive partner, consider going to places online and in person where you will meet other people living with HIV. These include HIV focused support groups, conferences, or dating websites such as www. For many women living with HIV, the big issue is disclosure. How and when do you tell?
Smartphone technology has increased the opportunities for casual sex and led to a spike in HIV infections among teenagers in Asia, researchers find. United Nations research has found the growing use of mobile dating apps by young gay men is a major factor in a new HIV epidemic among teenagers in Asia, the Guardian can reveal. The two-year study found that smartphone dating apps have expanded the options for spontaneous casual sex as never before. The epidemic is fastest growing amongst men who have sex with men.
Emma Kaywin, a Brooklyn-based sexual health writer and activist, is here to calm your nerves and answer your questions. No gender, sexual orientation, or question is off limits, and all questions remain anonymous. My partner of eight years and I just went to get tested together, and he came back positive for HIV and I came out negative. What can I do? Will I definitely get it?