Dating and hiv

22 Feb

If a person is undetectable and stays on treatment, they cannot pass HIV on to a partner.No study has ever shown HIV transmission from someone with an undetectable viral load.

It's not uncommon to see profiles that begin with 'I am HIV-positive' along with the poster's other interests, as they do on the pet-lovers personals site Love Me Love My Pets.com, or JDate.com, which is for Jewish singles.

Roughly 30 percent of America's 1.2 million people with HIV - including Karen Fratti - have reached an undetectable viral load which underscores the need for expanded access to testing, treatment, and care.

For more information and resources, visit the Prevention Access Campaign website.

HIVequal.org: How to Date an HIV-positive Guy offers the ‘rules’ and ‘reactions’ to dating openly in the 21st century in this article chronicling one man’s search for love as an HIV-positive gay man.

Out.com: Dating Positively shares one man’s experience dating as an HIV-positive gay man and how he learned to renegotiate his self-worth with confidence after seroconverting.