UK Positive Singles has 30,000 members in the UK, accumulating 100,000 new members last year worldwide - and Date Positive, which has more than 6,000 profiles, allow users to search for people with almost any sexually transmitted infection.The rise in these dating sites coincides with increasing rates of STIs.Everyone with an STD can join us regardless of race, religion, sexual orientation or gender.
It's off the charts, and there is a great deal of shame associated with being diagnosed with one of these diseases."To find a match on STD dating website Positive Singles.com, a user enters typical dating site information: gender, age, location -- and what infection they have.
We are an exclusive and kind community of friends and singles with STDs.
You are welcome to join us to meet new friends, partners or potential spouses so you can get on with living your life to the full.
In the UK there was a two per cent rise in new cases from 2010-2011, according to the Health Protection Agency's latest statistics.
More than 100,000 people in the UK are diagnosed with genital herpes or HPV every year.‘These sites can make people think 'now I am a leper I need to find a leper to date',’ says HVA (Herpes Viruses Association) director Marian Nicholson.