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Healthy Living With Hiv

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Healthy, HIV+ & living in a

I was diagnosed HIV+ 1 year ago. Since then I have beenon a 3 drug treatment (AZT, 3TC, & Crixivan). The drugs have been miraculous and I haven't felt this good for a long time. I also have never had an AIDS related illness or condition. Yet I...
Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Response from Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Psychotherapist and Author
...You raise one of the most interesting and astute points in the current epidemic. Eric Rofes, a long time gay and HIV community activist has just written a book entitled Dry Bones Breath, in which he discusses his assessment (with which I totally Read more »


what is the life expectancy of people with hiv/aids? Read more »

Sir are u HIV positive

Dear Nelson,i want to know that you are HIV positive. If so for how long. Please give me tips for... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Effects of Behavioral Intervention on Substance Use Among People Living With HIV: the Healthy Living Project Randomized Controlled Study, the researchers examined reductions in substance use in response to an intensive intervention with people living with HIV. A randomized controlled trial was conducted with 936 people with HIV in four US cities -- Milwaukee, San Francisco,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

"Know Now. Live Longer." Promotes HIV/AIDS Treatment Awareness

... "In 2008, 42 percent of the people living with HIV/AIDS in Memphis were not receiving medical care for their disease. A simple lack of awareness of the [Ryan White Program's] existence Read more »
The Body

STEP 9: Putting It All Together

...from the myths. But know that isolation and silence are hazardous to your health. If you don't feel comfortable going to an HIV/AIDS organization for support, the Internet may be a lifesaver. There are many Web sites where you can learn more... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How Do I Start?

...HIV disease, but there are treatments that help keep the disease under control. Many people with HIV infection live a long and healthy life. No one can predict how long it may take to develop any symptoms of HIV disease. When you first find out... Read more »
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i am living with hiv and have been fairly healthy.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I am living with HIV/AIDS and have been fairly healthy for nine years. I have been on many medications from AZT to Crixivan and had severe side effects Read more »

Books - Newly Diagnosed

Posted by strong3, 3 Replies
...So I'm a 25 gay male newly diagnosed with HIV. Was wondering if anyone could recommend any books? I'm looking for stories, personal experiences, inspiring, etc. Thanks :-) Read more »

How do I live well with HIV?

Posted by Dave1969, 1 Reply
...I've been working and putting my efforts into this website for HIV+ gay men for over a year - It's all about HIV without the shame and stigma. Let's live well and have some Read more »

Living well with HIV

Posted by LondonLad, 5 Replies
...of stories here that are unfortunately depressing and negative and I know that this is not a true reflection of living with HIV for some people. Okay I am not saying it always easy but I am confident that there are people out there who live with... Read more »