04: Newly Diagnosed / HIV 101, 17: Young and Positive

I have just been diagnosed with HIV: Who do I need to tell?

Once you find out you’re HIV-positive, you have to decide who to tell. Some choices are super simple (but often not easy to do): You have to choose because it’s the law (and the right […]

10: Side Effects & Complications, 13: Dealing with Addiction & HIV

HIV and AIDS: Is a cure coming?

AIDS, HIV, cure. Should these words even be in the same sentence? It’s kinda like: Yes and no. It’s true there’s no cure for AIDS. Science hasn’t yet found a way to completely get rid […]

10: Side Effects & Complications, 13: Dealing with Addiction & HIV

Video: How quitting smoking can spice up your sex life

Quitting smoking can spice up your sex life Need a reason to quit smoking? 🙅🏾🚬☠️ We’ve got…ahem…a big one. 😉 🍆 Come join our private, stigma-free, supportive community. Health management tools with medication & appointment […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV

How to overcome your fear of dying when you’re living with HIV

It’s natural to be afraid of dying when you first get diagnosed with HIV. Most people don’t know that we’ve had amazing advances in HIV medicine that allow people to live long, healthy lives. Although […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV

How pillboxes help you remember to take your HIV medication

What’s that echo in here? Yep, it’s the 99th time somebody’s telling you to take your HIV meds every day exactly as directed. Easy for them to say — sometimes hard for you to do. […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV

3 ways to cope with hurtful questions about your HIV status

When you’re living with HIV, you know you might get some pretty hurtful questions. Some people just can’t help but ask that one question that makes your skin crawl.. They’re embarrassing, they’re annoying, but most […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV

Are there scholarships for people living with HIV?

College costs a crap ton of money these days, but there are plenty of grants, loan programs, and scholarship opportunities to help out with the cost. Did you know there are scholarships for people who […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV

Video: Do you have goals for your HIV treatment?

Do you have HIV goals? Let’s talk about goals! 🙌🏾 Setting goals will help you manage your #HIV and keep you happy and healthy for a long time. 💪🏾Need some suggestions? 🤔 Take your meds […]

09: Sex When Living with HIV

Keep sex sexy and safe: Grab the lube

Sex is no fun if there’s too much friction. A good time requires a smooth glide. That’s why there’s a whole industry selling lubricants (lube for short). No matter what kind of sex we’re talking […]

08: Peer Support

What is the difference between HIV peer support and a support group?

Peer support means somebody like you — a peer — is helping you out. A support group is a bunch of peers who get together at a certain time to help each other. That’s the […]