As someone employed by the Minnesota AIDS Project it has definitely been a great resource for news and the personals have really helped me feel less alone.
As I know it has for many diagnosed with HIV."—Joshua "I recently joined the site to simply peruse the personals in search of other poz men.
There is no perfect formula to dating, because dating in of itself is all about trial and error.
For all the published books in stores regarding dating, the only way to be successful at it is to put one’s self out there, and simply date.
I am a big flirt and sometimes it's very difficult for me toactually meet... Generally speaking, I recommend disclosing sooner rather than later. The CDC's National AIDS Hotline can answer questions about HIV testing and refer you to testing sites in your area.
I recently wrote a blog on this topic for this site. Operators are available toll-free, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, at: 1.800.232.4636 (English,...
Be sure to talk about your child's legal right to confidentiality.
Getting Help You can get help with telling others about your HIV status from the counselors at the HIV anonymous test sites, or your HIV case manager.
No upgrades will be required for you to have full access to HIV Passions. This option opens up access to a significant number of active sites in the network, but again, it is not required.But what does a person do when their adventures in dating takes a very wrong turn?What happens when the thrill of “hooking up” leaves a person with a diagnosis that makes them feel “messed up”?There are a number of options within HIV Passions to help connect members, including the following: HIV Positive ‘Groups’ allow members to find others who share very specific interests / similarities.HIV Positive Forums allow members to post on topics of interest.I wanted to see about getting feedback about an issue that I recently faced.I know that sometimes we see things the way we want depending on the situation, but here goes...you too can, don't give up."—Merci "I put an ad on POZ Personals and within a few days I met a wonderful guy who only lives a few miles from me.We are both happy as can be and it is really great with us both being positive and understanding the side effects and other issues that we have to put up with."—Ron "I just wanted to let you know how much I love POZ magazine and POZ Personals.I've been a POZ Personals member for a few years now, and this past December finally met a really special guy. And it wouldn't have happened without your website. Perhaps we would have never crossed paths without this infection.I continue to appreciate the POZ News Desk articles, but am especially grateful that you gave me the opportunity to meet the love of my life. We may hear wedding bells in the near future."—Tonya "Thanks to POZ, finally found my soulmate.....