09: Sex When Living with HIV, 17: Young and Positive

Staying safe on dating apps

By: Jennifer McMillen Smith, MSSA, LISW-S, Division of Infectious Disease and medically reviewed by Ann Avery, Infectious Disease Physician at Metrohealth Medical Center Dating apps can make finding cool people to hang out and hook […]

05: HIV Healthcare, 10: Side Effects & Complications

What is the difference between HIV and AIDS?

HIV and AIDS are not the same thing. Not even close. AIDS is what happens after HIV goes unchecked and ruins your immune system. So, HIV always comes before AIDS. But HIV doesn’t always turn […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV

Signs you're rocking your HIV treatment

By: Ann Avery, Infectious Disease Physician at Metrohealth Medical Center It’s only natural to get a little freaked out when you find out you’re HIV positive. It’d be weird if you didn’t freak out when […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV

6 ways to make priorities and manage your time when you're living with HIV

By: Jennifer McMillen Smith, MSSA, LISW-S, Division of Infectious Disease and medically reviewed by Ann Avery, Infectious Disease Physician at Metrohealth Medical Center Everyone has a complicated life. You have to balance school, friends, family, […]

08: Peer Support, 17: Young and Positive

6 celebrities helping fight HIV (and one guy we think should be famous)

By: Jennifer McMillen Smith, MSSA, LISW-S, Division of Infectious Disease and medically reviewed by Ann Avery, Infectious Disease Physician at Metrohealth Medical Center It’s nice to know the people you see on TV, watch in […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 04: Newly Diagnosed / HIV 101

How to deal with anxiety when you’re living with HIV

By: Jennifer McMillen Smith, MSSA, LISW-S, Division of Infectious Disease and medically reviewed by Ann Avery, Infectious Disease Physician at Metrohealth Medical Center Dealing with HIV and anxiety starts with understanding what makes you anxious. […]

00. Spanish, 02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 04: Newly Diagnosed / HIV 101

Cómo lidiar con la ansiedad cuando vives con VIH

Por Jennifer McMillen Smith, MSSA, LISW-S, División de Enfermedades Infecciosas, y revisado medicamente por Ann Avery, médica de enfermedades infecciosas de Metrohealth Medical Center. Ver todos los blogs en español > Para afrontar el VIH […]

00. Spanish, 09: Sex When Living with HIV

¿Dónde me pueden dar preservativos gratis?

Por Jennifer McMillen Smith, MSSA, LISW-S, División de Enfermedades Infecciosas, y revisado medicamente por Ann Avery, médica de enfermedades infecciosas de Metrohealth Medical Center. Ver todos los blogs en español > ¿Por qué comprar preservativos […]

09: Sex When Living with HIV

Where can I get free condoms?

By: Jennifer McMillen Smith, MSSA, LISW-S, Division of Infectious Disease and medically reviewed by Ann Avery, Infectious Disease Physician at Metrohealth Medical Center Why buy condoms when people will give them to you for free? […]

06: Talking to a Doctor

4 ways to keep it real with your doc

By: Jennifer McMillen Smith, MSSA, LISW-S, Division of Infectious Disease and medically reviewed by Ann Avery, Infectious Disease Physician at Metrohealth Medical Center You know you’re supposed to be honest with your doctor. Doctors keep […]