11: Healthy Habits, Uncategorized

Getting Out of Debt

Debt is one of the many crappy parts of adulting. There’s no joy in debt – no amusement park happiness. Just crap. 👎🏽👎🏽 Well, at least (hopefully) the debt isn’t the end of the world, […]

11: Healthy Habits, 13: Dealing with Addiction & HIV

How to Stay Sober after Going to Rehab

We’ve discussed going to rehab (read also: How to Tell Your Loved Ones You're Going to Rehab). Now, we want to focus on staying sober after rehab. You are not alone. We at MetroHealth are […]

11: Healthy Habits

Avoid Getting Full During the Holidays

Avoid Getting Full During the Holidays When we sit down to eat during the holidays, we all have the same plan: unbutton the top button on our jeans. 😉 A clear sign that holiday food […]

12: Mental health

Seasonal Changes Got You SAD?

Winter is coming. ❄️❄️❄️ Although seasonal weather changes are different depending on where you live, these changes can affect our moods. 😒 For some people, the weather they see outside their windows can negatively impact […]

05: HIV Healthcare, 10: Side Effects & Complications

Handling Headaches and Migraines with HIV

Is there a connection between living with HIV and having headaches or migraines? People living with HIV have reported having far more headaches after being diagnosed. We understand how debilitating headaches can be. They slow […]

11: Healthy Habits

Health Benefits of Cuddling

Human touch was probably something most of us took for granted in “The Beforetimes.” COVID-19 delivered a devastating blow to many of us who enjoyed being touched or held by a friend, partner, or loved […]

08: Peer Support, 12: Mental health, 17: Young and Positive

These Body Positive Accounts Are All About Spreading the Self-Love

It’s soooo important to love our bodies and nourish them both physically and emotionally. 💞 Sometimes it can be hard in a society that values a certain body type and criticizes those who don’t fit […]

09: Sex When Living with HIV

5 Ways to Meet Gay Men in the COVID-19 Era

We’re not post-pandemic yet, but thanks to science and research, many of us are vaccinated (or in the process) and trying to return to some sort of “normal” life. Who knows what dating will look […]

05: HIV Healthcare, 10: Side Effects & Complications

Hormones and weight: Monitor but don’t stress, y'all

Weight loss and gain can tip up and down, including living with HIV. Hormones can play a role in either direction, but have no fear – it happens. Either way, we want to make sure […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 11: Healthy Habits

Making sense of financial aid & tuition

Pursuing any kind of education can be superrrrr stressful. (sigh! 😅 🙃 ) We totally understand. We also also applaud you if that's what you're doing right now! 👏 Leveling up in any way comes […]