As far as Jake knew, he hadn't been at risk of HIV. The symptoms he was experiencing also gave him no reason to think it was an early HIV infection. So the diagnosis was devastating for him: 'I was in shock.'
A sore throat, mouth ulcers and a strong feeling of general discomfort. It might very well be HIV. But itdoesn?t have to be. Boris (32) got off with a scare.
Marco is the picture of health. The 53-year-old enterpreneur is passionate about sport and he feels fit and full of life. HIV hasn't changed any of that. 'It actually doesn't have any impact on my daily life.'