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Fox 5 News World AIDS Day 2012 Interview: A Video Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith Img
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Fox 5 News World AIDS Day 2012 Interview: A Video Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith

This World AIDS Day I remember all those I've known who are infected with this disease and who have passed because of it. I was lighting my candle and a lot of faces went through my mind. Today was a day of remembrance and I stood silent. But I also ...

Just*in Time: Time to Get Tested!! A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith Img

Just*in Time: Time to Get Tested!! A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith

From "Just*in Time," Justin's column in A&U Magazine, America's AIDS Magazine.

_Dear Justin, I just found you on YouTube; I've been researching HIV a lot these past two weeks because my boyfriend just tested positive. I am scared shitless. I don't...

Justin & Phil Become Foster/Adoption Parents (Pozitive Parents) : A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith Img

Justin & Phil Become Foster/Adoption Parents (Pozitive Parents) : A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith

"With the feelings that came with my HIV diagnosis, also went the feelings that I would ever hear anyone call me Dad. After my diagnosis, the idea of being a father just went away, because I didn't feel like I could ever do it while being HIV positiv...

Justin Runs the Rebel Race 2012 (Maryland/DC I): A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith Img
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Justin Runs the Rebel Race 2012 (Maryland/DC I): A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith

There are a lot of things I hope to accomplish and being HIV positive not only pushes me harder but makes me open to new things and possibilities. I love a challenge and I almost thrive on them. In February some of my friends were talking about us do...

International AIDS Conference 2012 and Capital Pride Hero 2012: A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith Img
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International AIDS Conference 2012 and Capital Pride Hero 2012: A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith

"Pride is a great event no matter where you are, how big your pride gets or how many organizations are a part of it. I was honored as one of five Capital Pride Heroes Award Recipients. I was so surprised and happy when I got that call."

Justin vs. Rosacea: A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith Img

Justin vs. Rosacea: A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith

I SO HATE ROSACEA SHE HAS GOTTEN ON MY LAST NERVE!!!! OK One day I looked in the mirror and I started seeing redness on my nose. I didn't think too much of it because even since I was a teenager my face used to break out every time the seasons chan...

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"Write a Letter to HIV" Campaign!

"In the first few months, HIV, we had good days and we had bad days, but you never were far from my thoughts. I found support from friends and others who were well acquainted with you, and slowly life returned to normal. Wow. 'Normal.' That's not the...

Justin B. Terry-Smith Introduces His New Advice Column for _A&U Magazine_ Img
Coping

Justin B. Terry-Smith Introduces His New Advice Column for A&U Magazine

"Listen, if you want to remain abstinent it is OK. Do it because you want to and not because you are scared of something. Honey, if it works for you do it, but as for me, I couldn't."

Justin Gets His Degree and Is Accepted Into Graduate School: A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith Img
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Justin Gets His Degree and Is Accepted Into Graduate School: A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith

"It took me a while to get my degree, BUT I finally got it. ... This was emotional for me because, when I was diagnosed, getting my education was the last thing I would ever think of doing. BUT you have to stay strong and go for your dreams; DO NOT S...

Dr. Philip B. Terry-Smith Supports Write a Letter ...: A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith Img
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Dr. Philip B. Terry-Smith Supports Write a Letter ...: A Blog Entry by Justin B. Terry-Smith

This blog entry was written as part of the Write a Letter to HIV campaign. Find out how you can be part of this campaign, and write your own letter to HIV.

What can I say about my husband other than he is the most incredible man I've ever met. He is...