"Be positive. There's a whole lot of life ahead of you. Don't give up."
Fortunata Kasege, diagnosed in 1997
"I didn't know where to go or what to do, so I drove to work and went to my boss's office and I told her what just happened and broke down crying."
Mikey Barnum, diagnosed in 2009
"It's a very individual decision. You need to be ready to expose yourself to telling some people about your status because some people react differently."
Rafael Abadia, diagnosed in 1993
These easy-to-read resources from TheBody.com will walk you through the first steps to take in your life with HIV.