Dating site for sexually transmitted diseases
The HIV infection is spread through unprotected sex.
We’re aware of the implications of HIV— on paper at least—and if they can help people with a disease that all too often can seem, if not a death sentence, at times like a sentence for a lifetime of celibacy, or so I’ve been told, then they’re necessary.HIV or the human immunodeficiency virus is one of the most feared sexually transmitted infections.According to leading STD experts and researchers, HIV has the highest fatality rate among all the STDs known to the human race.Some of these new digital dating agencies, which are free of charge, cater specifically to certain diseases, while others take a more general approach and don’t just confine themselves to the incurable: Chlamydia and even thrush are all on the handy drop down menus.Positive Singles boasts of 30,000 registered UK members - while Herpes Dating says it has 794,600 members – with more than 60,000 dating success stories. For these letters convey stand for two of greatest plagues on sexiness: Valentine’s Day and venereal disease.
Have any two letters ever before had the power to strike such terror into the hearts of singletons everywhere?
Hey, it’s a cruel world out there and anyone bandying about phrases about how it’s ‘empowering being single’ or ‘it’ll clear up in three to five days’ whilst looking vaguely pitying, might as well be mentally confining you to a life of sexlessness - or so it can feel.
But with the number of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) rising in the UK each year, it’s not only those who wear a lot of zebra print and have a working knowledge of the Wetherspoons’ toilet cubicles that are affected, as urban myths would have you believe.
Yet not everyone buys into the ideas of STI dating agencies.
Some people believe having segregated dating systems buys into the stigma that can leave you feeling dirty and ashamed, “devastated” and “depressed”.
For those dealing with a sexually transmitted infection such as HIV, life can be pretty tough.