05: HIV Healthcare

What’s the connection between STIs and HIV?

While growing up, you’ve probably learned about Sexually Transmitted Infections, or STIs, in health class. An STI is a type of infection that is transmitted from one person to another during oral, anal, or vaginal […]

05: HIV Healthcare

How do I pay for treatment?

Let’s face it, healthcare coverage can get expensive! When you have a ton of bills to pay on top of healthcare costs, it can get overwhelming, fast! Try not to despair because we’ll let you […]

05: HIV Healthcare

What is PrEP is and why should you care? AKeem spills the tea

Are you worried that you might be at risk for HIV? AKeem Rollins, MetroHealth PrEP Navigator, spills the tea about the ins and outs about how to best take care of yourself with PrEP. AKeem […]

05: HIV Healthcare

Here’s how HIV is changing in 2020

Here’s how HIV is changing in 2020 By Positive Peers All around the world, scientists and medical professionals are working towards one common goal: a cure for HIV. And that cure could literally come from […]

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HIV and HAND

Let’s do a little HIV refresher first. It may seem silly, but it will make understanding HAND a lot easier, we promise! So, HIV weakens the immune system over time, which can make people living […]

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I’m living with HIV and HPV: What should I know?

Living with HIV and another illness is called a coinfection, which happens because HIV weakens your immune system’s ability to fight off other illnesses. Some people living with HIV also are living with something called […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Why you should get a flu shot

Winter is coming…and you know what that means. You still have a few months before Game of Thrones comes back, but it won’t be long before it seems like everyone you know is coming down […]

05: HIV Healthcare, 08: Peer Support

Cool features of the Positive Peers app: Part 3

Positive Peers is a tailored smartphone app with a private, stigma-free, supportive community to support people who are living with HIV. The app is secure and accessible only through a confidential registration process. You can […]