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Personal Stories

A Little Gratitude

On the 30th anniversary of her HIV diagnosis, Dawn Averitt writes, "Just being alive in 2018, the mother of three daughters, did not only seem unlikely in 1988, it seemed implausible at best and more realistically, impossible at the time."

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Important HIV Cure Survey -- Calling All Women Living With HIV in the U.S. to Participate!

"Many HIV cure studies so far have only had men participating, and it is important that women let researchers know our thoughts and needs as well," Maria Mejia writes.

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Sexual Abuse & Trauma

Resources on the Intersection of Women, HIV, and Violence

"There is a well-established and strong link between women, violence and HIV," The Well Project writes. The organization has pulled together this list of resources for those who wish to learn more and take action.

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Diabetes and HIV

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What Is Diabetes? Symptoms of Diabetes Glucose (Blood Sugar) Tests Who Is at Risk for Diabetes? HIV and Diabetes? What Problems Can Diabetes Cause? How Are Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes Treated? Taking Care of Yourself

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Coping

Starting a Support Group

Learn about the healing power of support groups -- what they are and how to set one up, get it going, and tend to issues as it grows.

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HIV Drug Resistance

Get basic information about HIV drug resistance -- what it is, what causes it, testing for it, and how to prevent it from developing.

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Personal Stories

Spotlight on Masonia Traylor: Women Making a Difference

"I am not alone as a woman living with this virus," Masonia Traylor says. "I offer hope to others just by continuously pushing forward and finding reasons to live."

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HIV Criminalization and Women

A common argument for HIV criminalization laws is that they protect women from partners who might be dishonest about their HIV status, but these laws do not promote honesty or heal violence in relationships.

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Drug Interactions and HIV/AIDS

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Introduction How Drugs Are Metabolized Drugs That Slow Down Metabolism Drugs That Speed Up Metabolism Other Types of Drug Interactions Drugs and Other Substances That May Interact With HIV Medications Other Types of Dru...

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HIV and the Brain

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Introduction HIV-Associated Brain Problems Diagnosing HIV-Associated Neurocognitive Disorder (HAND) Treatment for HIV-Associated Neurocognitive Disorder Help for Memory Problems Taking Care of Yourself

Introduction

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