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2011: Grateful and Thankful -- A Blog Entry by Teniecka Drake Img
Coping

2011: Grateful and Thankful -- A Blog Entry by Teniecka Drake

With her signature sweetness and optimism, Teniecka Drake reviews her hopes for 2012 and reminds readers: "Whether we live with a condition or not, we all have something to be grateful and thankful for."

Finding Enjoyment in Life: A Blog Entry by Teniecka Drake Img
Coping

Finding Enjoyment in Life: A Blog Entry by Teniecka Drake

Is life to be feared while living? Or is life to be enjoyed while living? Believing that if you enjoy the life you have it may change things perhaps? Now, not trying to say think super-happy thoughts and you will become wealthy and famous. No, but wi...

At the End of the Day: Remembering Meds When Life's Run You Ragged Img
Personal Stories

At the End of the Day: Remembering Meds When Life's Run You Ragged

When Teneicka Drake began working a second job, remembering her HIV meds became twice as challenging. In this brief article, she writes about how juggling finances, family and jobs can cause a rift between an HIVer and his or her meds -- and shares w...

Take Life Seriously, but Do Not Forget to Have Fun! A Blog Entry by Teniecka Drake Img
Personal Stories

Take Life Seriously, but Do Not Forget to Have Fun! A Blog Entry by Teniecka Drake

Hello again, and yes it has been a little bit of time. Do you ever wonder why people take life so seriously and never smile or laugh or even joke? For me personally, I used to be that person. Life for me, when I was given my diagnosis, was not fun or...