Datepositive helps deal with stigma

A gay man who became HIV positive in the mid 1990s is using www.datepositive.net because he believes there is a stigma attached to having an STD.

Chris* says that the stigma attached to being HIV positive is worse in the UK than in other countries.

“It is very difficult to live with,” he said. “People can be scornful, and it is due to fear and a lack of knowledge.” Continue reading