Make it about him. Support him if he wants to tell friends and family. Don't make assumptions about “what it means” for your relationship.
“I’m a universal donor. Every time I see one of those emails that’s frantically calling for people to donate, it’s very frustrating.”
The FDA eased its restrictions on donations from men who have sex with men. But the blood banks on the ground still say they can't take their blood and plasma.
The decision to dial back the ban but not eliminate it shows just how arbitrary it really is.