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Our Secrets Keep Us Sick: A Blog Entry by Reggie Smith Img

Our Secrets Keep Us Sick: A Blog Entry by Reggie Smith

"In my case, all I really wanted was love. In order to get it, I would lie and keep secrets to and from everyone, including myself. Unfortunately, like any good undercover agent who is in 'deep cover' too long, I believed my own lies."

_This Positive Life_: Newly Living With HIV, Josh Robbins Is "Still Josh" -- and Still an Advocate Img

This Positive Life: Newly Living With HIV, Josh Robbins Is "Still Josh" -- and Still an Advocate

Josh Robbins was already an HIV advocate in Nashville, Tenn., when unprotected sex left him on the receiving side of his organization's services. He opens up about disclosure, growing up gay in the U.S. South, and befriending the man from whom he a...

Tell All: Fresh Thoughts on Disclosure -- A Blog Entry by Bob Leahy Img

Tell All: Fresh Thoughts on Disclosure -- A Blog Entry by Bob Leahy

"There is in fact a huge price to pay for nondisclosure -- which we, as people with HIV, seldom acknowledge. And, as the saying goes, if you're not part of the solution, you're part of the problem."

Being HIV+ with an HIV- Partner Comes With Some Challenges: A Blog Entry by Jeannie Wraight Img

Being HIV+ with an HIV- Partner Comes With Some Challenges: A Blog Entry by Jeannie Wraight

"I blurted out, 'I'm HIV positive.' He let out a big sigh, as if he was holding his breath, and with a look of relief, said: 'Is that it? I thought you were going to tell me that you didn't like me and you're leaving.'"

The Horror of HIV/AIDS: The Murder of Cicely -- A Blog Entry by Rae Lewis-Thornton Img

The Horror of HIV/AIDS: The Murder of Cicely -- A Blog Entry by Rae Lewis-Thornton

"I understand what must have gone through Cicely's head. It had probably gone to the point of no return and she just didn't know how to say it. Then after the sex, she started to feel remorse. She needed to be honorable. ... So she told. She told. Sh...

A Candid Conversation About How I Am Feeling Img

A Candid Conversation About How I Am Feeling

This video blog is part of the series "My HIV Journey: 13 Months of Videos Following My Diagnosis." Check out a full list of entries in the series.

No lights, no mics just me and my video recorder talking about how I feel -- side effects, disclosure...

Who Would You Tell That You Are HIV Positive? (Video) Img

Who Would You Tell That You Are HIV Positive? (Video)

This video blog is part of the series "My HIV Journey: 13 Months of Videos Following My Diagnosis." Check out a full list of entries in the series.

Just a question to consider. Who would you tell if you were HIV positive? Do you have anyone? Friends...

You Have HIV, So What? (Video) Img

You Have HIV, So What? (Video)

This video blog is part of the series "My HIV Journey: 13 Months of Videos Following My Diagnosis." Check out a full list of entries in the series.

A video in response to a letter that a viewer sent me concerning a crush that he has on someone. Don'...

Latest Lab Results and Viewer Responses Img

Latest Lab Results and Viewer Responses

This video blog is part of the series "My HIV Journey: 13 Months of Videos Following My Diagnosis." Check out a full list of entries in the series.

HIV Day 162! My latest viral load was 93 and my CD4 count was 708. Also I answer a few questions that...

Disclosing Your Status (Video) Img

Disclosing Your Status (Video)

This video blog is part of the series "My HIV Journey: 13 Months of Videos Following My Diagnosis." Check out a full list of entries in the series.

Deciding whether or not to self-disclose one's HIV status is a huge decision that can be quite scary....