Amanda Brown: HIV Positively Positive: A Blog Entry by Robert Breining (March 28, 2012)
"[Amanda] joined the U.S. Army with hopes of attending Medical School on their dime. She was raped nearing the end of Basic Training, tested HIV positive shortly after and was discharged. After being on the patient side of the fence, she decided a career in the medical field would not be in her future."
PRIDE, From a Proud HIV-Positive Lesbian: A Blog Entry by Maria T. Mejia (June 1, 2011)
"My running away from home and joining a gang, the things we had to go through in our home with my father, and then having to tell her that I was HIV positive was just enough for [my mother] to handle. I didn't want to give her one more thing to worry about."
HIV and Love: A Blog Entry by Maria T. Mejia (March 18, 2011)
"I am very blessed that after all these years of being positive and thinking way back 'I WILL NEVER MARRY,' I have been blessed with such a loving and caring partner."
Maria's Intro: A Blog Entry by Maria T. Mejia (January 13, 2011)
When Maria was diagnosed with HIV at 18, her mother said: "You will not die from this, but you will tell the family you have another disease." Now, after years of silence, this Miami resident is more than ready to open up to the world about living with HIV.
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