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A Friendship Across Prison Walls

Incarcerated writer Tim Hinkhouse interviews his friend Betty about their shared experiences of living with HIV, loneliness, and loss.

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Your HIV Isn't Just About You

Sure, you can get pretty insular and selfish right after a diagnosis -- heck, it's expected. But, sometimes, thinking about how a diagnosis affects those around you is important as well.

Brookey's Back and Bitchin': A Blog Entry by Brooke Davidoff Img

Brookey's Back and Bitchin': A Blog Entry by Brooke Davidoff

After a sabbatical from the real world I am returning, going to the gym, looking for a job and wrangling my almost-4-year-old Myles while I attempt to find my next new beginning. Sometimes you need to do "something" to help lift the fog, and sometime...

Money Can't Buy You Time, but HIV Makes Life More Precious: A Blog Entry by Reggie Smith Img

Money Can't Buy You Time, but HIV Makes Life More Precious: A Blog Entry by Reggie Smith

"Have you ever been faced with your own mortality? When I was at the end of active addiction to heroin, I thought I wanted to die and wanted time to stop. "

Monday Reflection: Balancing Hurt, Accepting the Seasons -- A Blog Entry by Rae Lewis-Thornton Img

Monday Reflection: Balancing Hurt, Accepting the Seasons -- A Blog Entry by Rae Lewis-Thornton

When someone alters your life without your permission, you are in the land of "this is fucked up and how do I recover?" You are faced with very hard decisions of how do you balance the thing that has happened to you with the person who has done it.

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The "Secrets" of Long-Term HIV Survivors

HIVWellnessOxymoronEither of two retroviruses that infect and destroy helper T-cells of the immune system, causing the marked reduction in their numbers that is diagnostic of AIDS -- called also AIDS virus, human immunodeficiency virusThe quality or ...