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Getting Through 'Day One With HIV': Stories From People Who've Been There

January 31, 2016


Surviving 'Day One With HIV': Stories From People Who've Been There

How did you get through that day you first found out you were living with HIV?

Whether an immense relief or the worst moment of your life, an utter shock or, ultimately, not surprising, it is likely one of the most intense days a person can live through.'s readers have generously shared their experiences and reflected on how they've changed, and so that others would know that they too can survive and thrive following their Day One with HIV. You'll find more in our archive of Day One stories by members of's community.

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