Living with HIV, Talking to a Doctor

What you should know about diabetes and HIV

Here at Positive Peers, we’re all about you living healthy and happy. Today we’re going to dive into a common health condition that can be kind of confusing — diabetes. We’ll go over what it […]

Healthcare Assistance, Mental health, Talking to a Doctor

Mental Illness: What it is, how to spot symptoms, where to get help

If you’re living with HIV, you already know all about stigma and how it can block people from getting the help they need. People may think HIV is untreatable or that it’s a death sentence. […]

Living with HIV, Mental health, Peer Support, Safer Sex, Talking to a Doctor

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 […]

Talking to a Doctor

4 tips for a better pharmacy experience when you’re living with HIV

Going to the pharmacy is a super important part of managing HIV. It’s where you go to get your amazing meds that we’re always talking about. Without your meds, HIV could end up controlling you […]

Talking to a Doctor

4 ways to keep it real with your doc

You know you’re supposed to be honest with your doctor. Doctors keep you healthy, which might make them seem scary. Nobody likes to look at a doctor and admit stuff like how often you go […]

Living with HIV, Talking to a Doctor, Tips for those living with AIDS

6 tips to remember doctor appointments

You look at your phone and start feeling panicky. Your doctor’s appointment was two hours ago. Don’t feel bad. We all have trouble remembering doctor’s appointments. None of us are perfect. It’s not a big […]

Talking to a Doctor

Questions to ask the doctor during your first HIV visit

HIV doctors can diagnose an infection, prescribe anti-viral meds and explain how to fight back against the virus.     But they can’t read minds. If you’re unsure about anything about having to do with HIV, […]

Healthcare Assistance, Talking to a Doctor

Video: Time to ask your doctor about PrEP

When things get hot and heavy, will you be ready? 😉 With PrEP, you can get TheD without worrying about HIV! 😍 Ask your doctor about it today or check out www.clevelandprep.com to learn how PrEP and other […]

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Video: Checking in at the clinic is just that easy

Seriously, it’s that easy. We know that making the decision to start treatment for HIV can be intimidating. 😟 😩 But don’t worry — Jen will show you what you can expect!😀 ❤ Positive Peers […]

Talking to a Doctor

Why it’s important to tell your healthcare providers about your HIV status

It’s best for your health if all your doctors know your HIV status. Your dentist can look for signs of trouble that show up first in the mouth. Your dermatologist can talk to you about […]