Think about it: your personality hasn't changed, you are still the same person. HIV does not define you as a person, always remember that.
There are plenty of good reasons to utter the words “let’s just be friends” after a first date.
Nowadays there is a bigger understanding of HIV and the fear of it is less paranoid than it used to be.
Dating Offline You don't have to wear your status like a stamp on your forehead.
All of a sudden, the pressure is on for this date to turn into a mate, regardless of personal interests or compatibility.