07: Protecting my Partner, 08: Peer Support, 09: Sex When Living with HIV

What to do when your partner tells you they’re living with HIV

It’s never easy to learn your partner is living with HIV. You fear what’ll happen to them — but you also worry what’ll happen to you. The first thing to remember is your partner had […]

07: Protecting my Partner, 09: Sex When Living with HIV

Some of the ways you can't get HIV

We're sharing some of the ways you can't get HIV! Want to learn more about how HIV is transmitted? Come join our private, stigma-free, supportive community. Health management tools with medication & appointment reminders. Social […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 07: Protecting my Partner, 08: Peer Support, 09: Sex When Living with HIV, 17: Young and Positive

What you need to know about syphilis

Syphilis is one of the oldest and most annoying STIs (sexually transmitted infections). Doctors have been fighting syphilis for ages. It’s been curable for half a century, but it still hasn’t gone away. A shot […]

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How to tell your partner you have HIV

There’s no easy way to tell your partner you’re HIV positive. You just have to pick the way that you think is best. Some scenarios are a bit easier than others. Let’s say you meet […]

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Internal condoms: Why condoms aren’t just for tops anymore

An internal condom is designed specifically for use by the receptive partner. It can be used in the vagina or anus. It provides another option for preventing pregnancy and protecting against sexually transmitted diseases. Internal […]

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Can people living with HIV have kids?

Yes! Women with HIV can have babies, and men with HIV can get women pregnant. The biggest challenge is preventing a pregnant mom from passing HIV to her baby. Fortunately, modern anti-retroviral drugs can substantially […]

07: Protecting my Partner, 09: Sex When Living with HIV

How to use a condom

A condom isn’t complicated. You just unroll one over the penis before sex and take it back off when you’re done, right? OK, there’s more to it than that. There’s a little bit of technique […]

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Video: Three cheers for PrEP!

Reduce your risk of contracting HIV with PrEP. Pre-exposure prophylaxis (or PrEP) is approved for daily use to help prevent an HIV-negative person from getting HIV from a sexual or injection-drug-using partner who’s positive. Studies […]

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Video: How do I tell my partner I am living with HIV?

How do I tell my partner I'm living with HIV? ❤️ How do I tell my partner I'm living with HIV? Here's some advice for starting that conversation in this video: Positive Peers is made […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 07: Protecting my Partner, 09: Sex When Living with HIV

Can I only have sex with other HIV-positive people?

Being HIV-positive doesn’t mean you can’t have sex. Once you know you have HIV, you know you don’t want to give it to somebody else. Yes, HIV is usually transmitted through sexual activity, so it’s […]