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Karen

Hello my name is karen and i think im hiv positive im 20 years old but i think i got the virus when i was 17 years old i been having sytoms for a long time.im just scared to get tested because i know its goin to be positive. im trying to build up my faith and not let this virus get me down.i wouldnt know how to tell my family i wouldnt know how to tell anybody one thing for sure i do need somebody to talk you cant go thru this alone. tomorrow ima go to the doctor and find out the steps in taking the meds
its been 3 years i beeen living with hiv,i need to go know befoe its to late.iam in love with someone i wouldnt know how to tell him we have sex we allways use condoms but its getting to the point where he dont wanna use them ,so i have to tell him.i would never want him to go thru the pain i been thru it hurts but you cant let this virus stop your goals and dreams in life.the most thing that hurts is im never going to be able to have a baby i mean i can have a baby but thats selfish on my part i dont want my kid growing up but u never know when my kid is 20 it will be 2030 and i think doctors are getting so good they mite find a cure.i know its a cure out there for hiv it has to be i have faith in god and everyone with this ugly virus have faith it mite seem like the walls are closing on you and your alone in a dark place yelling help me trust me i know im goin thru it,you guys storys are helping me to so thank you for sharing yall stories.

AVERT Says: Symptoms are not a reliable way to identify HIV infection, as many people display no symptoms at all, the only sure way to know your HIV status is to have an HIV test. Whilst the thought of having an HIV test can be worrying and you may be scared of the outcome, the sooner you have a test, the sooner you can start HIV medication if it is needed, and you can continue to live a long and healty life. i wouldnt know how to tell my family i wouldnt know how to tell anybody one thing for sure i do need somebody to talk you cant go thru this alone.