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Living Happy with HIV as discordant couple

Living Happily with HIV asa sero-discordant couple

Oziel and Mpume Mdletshe are a happily married, sero-discordant couple from [PLACE]. Sero-discordant means that they have different HIV statuses: Mpume is HIV-, and Oziel is HIV+.

To many this may seem like an impossible obstacle to overcome, but this beautiful couple have found a way to make it work.

"The first thing in your relationship is the love you have for each other," says Mpume. She explains that honesty and a willingness to understand each other's perspectives is what makes their marriage work. By asking questions and learning together, they have empowered themselves to make healthy choices about safer sex.

Watch more about Oziel and Mpume's journey.

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