03: Getting Tested for HIV

Why should I get tested for HIV?

We know, the thought of testing for HIV can be scary. And you probably don’t think you need to get tested, either. Well, that’s not true. Everyone should get tested at least once in their […]

03: Getting Tested for HIV

Busting 8 common HIV testing myths

It’s easy to get tested for HIV. But guess what: It’s even easier to cook up excuses to not get tested. We see you, girl. Human nature: If you gotta choose between easy and easier, […]

03: Getting Tested for HIV, 13: Dealing with Addiction & HIV

How other countries are fighting HIV

We all have to work together to stop HIV. The cure could come from anywhere — a lab in Africa, a university in Europe, a clinic in Asia, or a pharmaceutical company in South America. All […]

03: Getting Tested for HIV, 09: Sex When Living with HIV

What you need to know about hepatitis

Hepatitis is another h-word that if you’re already living with HIV, you may not want to hear anything about it. But there are some good reasons why it’s important to know how the virus works […]

03: Getting Tested for HIV, 09: Sex When Living with HIV

7 STIs you should know about

We all love sex — it’s fun to get down with bae, even if they’re only for tonight. If you’re having sex on the reg though, there’s a 50/50 chance you’ll pick up some kind […]

03: Getting Tested for HIV, 04: Newly Diagnosed / HIV 101, 05: HIV Healthcare, 06: Talking to a Doctor

HIV lab tests: Understanding your CD4 and viral load results

Lab tests tell you and your doctor what’s happening to you at the cellular level, and the results can help your doctors know how best to treat you. For people living with HIV or other […]

03: Getting Tested for HIV, 05: HIV Healthcare

I’m ready to get tested for HIV. Now where do I go?

You’ve made up your mind to get tested for HIV. Congratulations! Sometimes that’s the hardest part. Thankfully, figuring out where to get a HIV test is a little bit easier Getting started The best place […]

03: Getting Tested for HIV, 18: Know Your Rights

Why HIV criminalization doesn't work

If you know you have HIV, you should tell your sex partners before doing the deed. That's just the right thing to do. But HIV criminalization takes this to the extreme: More than half of […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 03: Getting Tested for HIV

Video: Got frisky? Was it risky? Get the test that suits you best

Got frisky? Was it risky? When it comes to HIV testing, you’ve got options! 🙌🏾  Getting tested regularly is the only way to know your status for sure — so find the test that suits […]

01: Blogs With Audio Content, 03: Getting Tested for HIV

Why is it important to know if you’ve got HIV?

Worrying about whether you’ve been infected with HIV can drive you nuts. All that stress is bad for your health.. There’s always a chance you’ll test negative and all your worrying was a waste. There […]