Being Young and Positive, Living with HIV

Tips for dealing with workplace harassment

You’ve heard of workplace harassment. It was probably talked about during orientation when you were hired because it’s a very real and destructive problem that’s way more common than people think. For many reasons, 90 […]

Being Young and Positive, Living with HIV, Protecting my Partner, Safer Sex

What you need to know about gonorrhea

We’ve talked about Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) before and laid out how important it is to get tested regularly. Today, we’re going to dive into one of the most common STIs in the United States: […]

Being Young and Positive, Living with HIV, Mental health

Dealing with hate while living with HIV

When it comes to HIV, there are a lot of misconceptions. People who are HIV positive sometimes face discrimination and confusion from their friends and family. The Kaiser Family Foundation released a study in 2012 […]

Being Young and Positive, Living with HIV, Peer Support

Tips for being your best professional self

Getting a job that is meaningful to you — and keeping it — is a big part of life. After all, you gotta pay the bills somehow! Having a successful career isn’t just about finding […]

Being Young and Positive, Living with HIV, Peer Support, Protecting my Partner

Setting a date, time, and place to tell your partner you’re living with HIV

Once you’ve decided it’s the right time to talk to your partner about what living with HIV means for you, it can be helpful to set up a specific date, time, and place to tell […]

Being Young and Positive, Blogs With Audio Content, Peer Support

What you need to know about building credit

Let’s face it, credit can be an intimidating topic to learn about if you’re not a financial analyst. You may feel like you don’t know the first thing about credit scores and ratings, but it […]

Being Young and Positive, Blogs With Audio Content, HIV 101, Living with HIV, Peer Support, Protecting my Partner, Safer Sex

How taking PrEP affects sex, love, and relationships

At one time, condoms were the only way to protect yourself from HIV infection. Thankfully, it’s 2018 now and there more ways than just condoms (which are still cool! 😎). PrEP is a once-daily medicine […]

Being Young and Positive, Blogs With Audio Content, Healthcare Assistance, Living with HIV, Talking to a Doctor

Why community pharmacies are awesome

Community pharmacies are just one of the many things we love about living in the modern world. They’re totally open to the public and come with some pretty cool benefits. What’s not to love? You […]

Being Young and Positive, Blogs With Audio Content, Healthcare Assistance, Mental health, Peer Support

How to deal with depression and suicidal thoughts

We’ve talked about depression on the blog a few times before, but we haven’t talked too much about suicide. We know that life can get tough sometimes, especially when you’re living with HIV. Some days […]

Being Young and Positive, Blogs With Audio Content, Healthy Habits, Living with HIV

Tips to rev up your metabolism

We all know people who can put away an entire buffet and never gain a single pound while some of us feel like we gain weight just walking past a bakery! The reason behind this, […]