“Because of my diagnosis and the struggle that I went through, coming to terms with it, I think it has made me a stronger person. I’ve actually accomplished things I never thought I would.”
“Helping other people that are in worse positions than me has really been the highlight of this.”
Nilda Rodriguez was a newly sober lesbian when she was diagnosed with HIV in 1986. Those two events would change the course of her life forever.
Despite its reputation as a playground of the 1%, Palm Beach County has one of the highest HIV rates in the country.
Poverty, religious conservatism, and a lack of sexual health education drive the HIV epidemic in Arkansas.
Sex and intimacy can be a challenge if your HIV-negative partner is still afraid of you.
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For LaSaia Wade, the journey to activism began with getting fired for being trans.
Positive Women’s Network-USA member and founder of Kneeshe Speaks, Kneeshe Parkinson, talks about the importance of connection, women, and telling our stories.
“I’ve walked beside them, so I can recognize the struggles, and maybe I can help make the walk easier.”
While the city has become a global model that ending the HIV epidemic is possible, the impact of the tech boom has created problems for the city’s most marginalized residents.