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Offline NewYorkKat

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Questions for everyone
« on: October 10, 2007, 11:02:52 AM »
1. Have you ever lied about your HIV status to anyone when they have asked you including sex dates or hook ups? If so, explain why. 

2. Did you practice safer sex now since your diagnosis?


3. What has changed you the most since your diagnosis?

Offline milker

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Re: Questions for everyone
« Reply #1 on: October 10, 2007, 12:37:24 PM »
1) no
2) no with poz guys, yes with neg guys
3) the way i'm searching on hookup sites

Milker.
mid-dec: stupid ass
mid-jan: seroconversion
mid-feb: poz
mar 07: cd4 432 (35%) vl 54000
may 07: cd4 399 (28%) vl 27760
jul 07: cd4 403 (26%) vl 99241
oct 07: cd4 353 (24%) vl 29993
jan 08: cd4 332 (26%) vl 33308
mar 08: cd4 392 (23%) vl 75548
jun 08: cd4 325 (27%) vl 45880
oct 08: cd4 197 (20%) vl 154000 <== aids diagnosis
nov 2 08 start Atripla
nov 30 08: cd4 478 (23%) vl 1880 !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
feb 19 09: cd4 398 (24%) vl 430 getting there!
apr 23 09: cd4 604 (29%) vl 50 woohoo :D :D
jul 30 09: cd4 512 (29%) vl undetectable :D :D
may 27 10: cd4 655 (32%) vl undetectable :D :D

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Offline David_CA

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Re: Questions for everyone
« Reply #2 on: October 10, 2007, 12:46:30 PM »
1.  no

2.  no (I've not done anything risky with anybody negative)

3.  I don't worry about catching the bug any more   ;)
Black Friday 03-03-2006
03-23-06 CD4 359 @27.4% VL 75,938
06-01-06 CD4 462 @24.3% VL > 100,000
08-15-06 CD4 388 @22.8% VL >  "
10-21-06 CD4 285 @21.9% VL >  "
  Atripla started 12-01-2006
01-08-07 CD4 429 @26.8% VL 1872!
05-08-07 CD4 478 @28.1% VL 740
08-03-07 CD4 509 @31.8% VL 370
11-06-07 CD4 570 @30.0% VL 140
02-21-08 CD4 648 @32.4% VL 600
05-19-08 CD4 695 @33.1% VL < 48 undetectable!
08-21-08 CD4 725 @34.5%
11-11-08 CD4 672 @39.5%
02-11-09 CD4 773 @36.8%
05-11-09 CD4 615 @36.2%
08-19-09 CD4 770 @38.5%
11-19-09 CD4 944 @33.7%
02-17-10 CD4 678 @39.9%  
06-03-10 CD4 768 @34.9%
09-21-10 CD4 685 @40.3%
01-10-11 CD4 908 @36.3%
05-23-11 CD4 846 @36.8% VL 80
02-13-12 CD4 911 @41.4% VL<20
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Offline HealthyMomma

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Re: Questions for everyone
« Reply #3 on: October 10, 2007, 12:55:10 PM »
1. no
2. yes
3. trying to find people "like me"...

Offline Ldn+

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Re: Questions for everyone
« Reply #4 on: October 10, 2007, 04:11:13 PM »
1. No.  Never been asked.  I would tell if I were asked.  (And yes, I've been declined for disclosing before too.)
2. Yes
3. Almost everything.  I can say (and my friends will back me up on this) that I have changed quite a bit since my diagnosis.  Not in a bad way either.
28.02.07 -- Diagnosis
28.03.07 -- CD4 620 / VL 27,600
21.06.07 -- CD4 570 / VL 12,900
04.10.07 -- CD4 367 / 26.8% / VL 11,604
11.10.07 -- CD4 510 / 29.9% / VL 7,734
31.01.08 -- CD4 453 / 24.9% / VL 27,700 (Symptomatic)
21.02.08 -- CD4 395 / 27.4% / VL 27,000
02.04.08 -- Start Efavirenz + Truvada
15.05.08 -- CD4 509 / 32% / VL 78
12.06.08 -- CD4 557 / 28.6% / VL >50
11.09.08 -- CD4 744 / 35.3% / VL >50
27.11.08 -- CD4 798 / 35.5% / VL >50
19.02.09 -- CD4 726 / 36% / VL >50
21.05.09 -- CD4 654 / 43.6% / VL >50
02.07.09 -- CD4 558 / 39.8% / VL >50
02.07.09 -- Side effects on 1st combination. Switch to Atazanavir + Ritonavir + Truvada
13.08.09 -- CD4 686 / 40% / VL >50
10.12.09 -- CD4 901 / 37% / VL >50
04.03.10 -- CD4 704 / 35.4 / VL >50
20.05.10 -- Next results

Offline pozattitude

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Re: Questions for everyone
« Reply #5 on: October 10, 2007, 04:26:35 PM »
1) NO...never lied and I just tell it upfront without being asked
2)I know I should but the truth is:  NO, not always and I only have sex with other pozzies.
3)as much as I would like to say very little, the truth is that my whole life changed when I learned I was positive...I have just recently, in the past 2 years, become somewhat myself again.

Rich
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Offline BT65

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Re: Questions for everyone
« Reply #6 on: October 10, 2007, 07:12:30 PM »
I've never lied about my HIV status.  I have had unprotected sex since then, but the partner knew about me being positive.  The biggest change for me has been the constant worry about money I didn't have when I had a good job.  The job I have now is nothing compared to the one I had in '93.  But, that's what I'm going to school for.  I guess it has also put more sense of urgency about doing the things I want to do that I know will be positive for me.
I've never killed anyone, but I frequently get satisfaction reading the obituary notices.-Clarence Darrow

Offline Queen Tokelove

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Re: Questions for everyone
« Reply #7 on: October 10, 2007, 07:30:00 PM »
1.) No one has ever asked me my status before hooking up.
2.) Yes because I haven't had sex in over years. If I was in the position to, I wouldn't unless it was with a poz person because I have had bad responses from negs.

3.) I think I have become more understanding in different ways.
Started Atripla/Ziagen on 9/13/07.
10/31/07 CD4-265 VL- undetectable
2/6/08 CD4- 401 VL- undetectable
5/7/08 CD4- 705 VL- undetectable
6/4/08 CD4- 775 VL- undetectable
8/6/08 CD4- 805 VL- undetectable
11/13/08 CD4- 774 VL--undetectable
2/4/09  CD4- 484  VL- 18,000 (2 months off meds)
3/3/09---Starting Back on Meds---
4/27/09 CD4- 664 VL-- undetectable
6/17/09 CD4- 438 VL- 439
8/09 CD4- 404 VL- 1,600
01-22-10-- CD4- 525 VL- 59,000
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Offline leatherman

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Re: Questions for everyone
« Reply #8 on: October 10, 2007, 09:47:09 PM »
1. never. I believe in being truthful 

2. you bet! My partner is neg and I want him to stay that way

3. Randy dying at 29 :'(, and me living to be 45 ???;
    and being lucky enough to find a second love  :-* ;D.
leatherman (aka mIkIE)


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