KNOW YOUR PARTNERS

KNOW YOUR PARTNERS

Encourage them to get tested

One in five people do not know they have HIV.

One in five people do not know they have HIV.

Source: CDC.gov

Talking to a partner about HIV and STDs is not always easy, but it is important to communicate with your partners about these topics. It is helpful to ask people whether or not they are HIV positive and when they were last tested. Unfortunately, one in five people do not know they are positive.

 

Resources:

AIDS.gov:  Talking about Your Status to an Intimate Partner

The STD Project: How to Tell Someone You have an STD