However, the CDC does not recommend serosorting as a safer sex practice.
Among the reasons it is not recommended is that serosorting does not protect against other sexually transmitted infections (STIs), such as hepatitis B virus (HBV), hepatitis C virus (HCV), syphilis, and herpes.
Some of the Americans wear sharp suits and talk loudly about their property empires; others are from small towns in the Midwest and have acquired passports specially to make the trip.
In some states, you can be charged with a crime if you don’t tell your partner your HIV status, even if your partner doesn’t become infected. In addition, to promote safe and voluntary HIV disclosure and address the barriers that may prevent some people living with HIV from disclosing their status, the President’s Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (PACHA) and the CDC/HRSA Advisory Committee on HIV, Viral Hepatitis and STD Prevention and Care (CHAC) have issued Joint Recommendations on Safe and Voluntary Disclosure of HIV in the United States.
Some people living with HIV choose to practice “serosorting”—having sex only with partners of the same HIV status, often to engage in unprotected sex, in order to reduce the risk of transmitting the virus to an HIV-negative person.
But when that information is shared, you and your partner can both make informed choices about safer sex, including using condoms and medicines that prevent and treat HIV. campaign has information and resources as well as practical tips for starting conversations about safe sex and HIV.
There is no “right” way to disclose, but here are some tips that can help you: Need more? Also, it’s important to keep in mind that many states have laws that require you to tell your sexual partners if you are HIV-positive before you have sex (anal, vaginal, or oral).
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However, even if you have an undetectable viral load, you still have HIV in your body, which means there is still a chance that you could potentially infect a partner.
Taking other actions, like using a condom consistently and correctly, can lower your chances of transmitting HIV even more.
Most of the "ladies" do not speak English, and thus the men will require the services of the red-shirted translators who will also be present at the social, he tells us.