I Have a Family Member That Is Hiv Positive

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    My Dad Has Hiv Aids

    The way I found out that my dad had aids was BS! My dad hadn't been in my life for quite some time. He got heavily into drugs and I didn't want to be around his life style. He remarried and just moved around a lot so it was easy to not be part of his life. He was living about 6...
    Glamer Glamer
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Mar 14, 2011

    Not Exactly...

    I should change it to "had" :-( my dad passed away when i was 10 years old, and it was only recently that i found out why... he had it since i was 2 years old, and was honest with my mum, so they were careful, and she is negative. all i remember was happy memories with him, and...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Mar 31, 2010

    My brother is HIV positive,

    and I think he is planning to give up on his medical regimen, so that he can die. He lives far from me and doesn't have a reliable support network where he is. I can't move to him, and he can't move to me, so I'm left feeling completely guilty about not knowing what more I can...
    humanintensity humanintensity
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Oct 6, 2014

    My Sister Is Hiv Positive

    My younger sister was diagnosed with HIV right before Thanksgiving. Her life over the last couple of years has been stable, but that's after a few years of horrible decisions. She was adopted at age 6, following years of trauma and displacement. By the time she was 12 the trauma...
    jeanmarie4887 jeanmarie4887
    Dec 15, 2012

    My Wife and I Have Aids

    I got HIV from open heart surgery in the 1980s, my wife got HIV from an infected needle while on her job (she's a nurse). We both were destined to be alone forever. We met on HIV chat room www.AIDSchat.org (a site I made myself to give support to people like me) and got married a...
    POZitive POZitive
    31-35, M
    3 Responses Mar 10, 2009

    My Dad Is Hiv Positive.

    Growing up I was always a daddies girl. When I was scared I would sleep in the room with my dad. When I was around 5 I started to notice he was getting a bunch of sores on him and I asked about it. That night at 5 years old was told about HIV and that my father had it. I cried...
    QueenLeeza QueenLeeza
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Mar 31, 2010
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