“As a person who works in public health and is living with HIV … this has prepared me rather well for this, to be able to know how to get through and acknowledge what I have to do.”
“I’ve been single and living alone for so long. I’ve become lonelier.”
“Helping other people that are in worse positions than me has really been the highlight of this.”
COVID-19 is serious. But our daily freakouts to cope with the uncertainty often aren’t.
Being both employee and client ain’t easy. But you’ve got this.
Fighting Mississippi’s HIV epidemic is about more than just getting people living with HIV or at risk for HIV on a pill. It means confronting the reality that for many in the state, their primary care doctor is the emergency room.
While black and Latinx gay and bisexual men and transgender women make up a larger portion of HIV cases in and around Boston, the opioid crisis has led to spiking HIV rates among injection drug users.
The holiday season can be a pain for anyone, but especially when you're living with HIV. With these tips, there's no need to dread what the stress of the holiday season can do to your body.
Sure, there are physical and lifestyle changes that come along with an HIV diagnosis. But just as important is taking time to heal from trauma.
Australian activist Steven Spencer on how he came to understand HIV stigma once he tested positive, and his renewed commitment to social justice and enjoyment of life.