09: Sex When Living with HIV, 12: Mental health, 14: Sexual Identity

4 podcasts we love about life, love, sex, and money

Podcasts are everywhere these days, and they cover just about everything. Sex, movies, TV, politics, pop culture — it’s all out there: a half-million podcasts exist in more than a hundred languages, according to one […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 08: Peer Support, 12: Mental health

How to deal with toxic relationships

Learning to identify and deal with (or just avoid) toxic relationships is crucial if you are living a healthy, low-stress life with HIV. Healthy relationships give you the support, confidence, and companionship you need to […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 08: Peer Support, 11: Healthy Habits, 12: Mental health

How a positive mindset can change your life when you’re living with HIV

The thoughts that run through your head have a big impact on your life. Those thoughts can frame the way you feel about yourself and how you see and experience the world. Having a positive […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 06: Talking to a Doctor, 08: Peer Support, 09: Sex When Living with HIV, 12: Mental health

What to do if you’ve been sexually assaulted

Sexual assault survivors can feel violated and terrorized. The fear and anxiety are like nothing they’ve ever experienced. If it happens to you, go somewhere safe immediately. It could be a well-lit restaurant, a police […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 08: Peer Support, 12: Mental health

How to get out of an abusive relationship

When it comes to escaping an abusive relationship, there’s no time like the present. Well, picking up and leaving right now might be tricky, but if somebody keeps hurting you, you may want to start […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 08: Peer Support, 12: Mental health

7 ways to practice self-care when you’re living with HIV

Just chill. That’s all there is to it, right? If only. Whether you’re living with HIV or not, it’s crucial to have “me time” for doing whatever makes you happy. Practicing self-care means you’re carving […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 12: Mental health

How to heal from childhood abuse

Childhood abuse has a nasty habit of casting a shadow over your whole life. And when you’re living with HIV, you’re already living under the shadow of a disease that requires fierce determination to deal […]

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

Tips for managing a sex addiction

There’s way too much shaming of people with sex addictions. We’re not about that at Positive Peers. We think everybody should be sex-positive and should never be shamed about their sex lives. In any case, […]

02: Everyday Advice for Living with HIV, 12: Mental health

Tips for moving forward when you’re overwhelmed

It’d be nice to find a trashcan in the alley to dump all your stress in. But it’s not that easy to make your worries go away. If you’re dealing with staying on your meds, […]

08: Peer Support, 12: Mental health

2 HIV events you should check out in September

September is a great month to be an HIV activist! Here are two events to be put on your calendar: National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day on Sept. 18. National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day […]