• Feeling low? Learn about depression – what it is, its symptoms, why HIV+ women are likely to have it, and why it is important to find and treat.

  • Get basic information on some common complementary therapies. Learn which ones can help and which ones may be harmful for HIV+ people.

  • Get basic information about how disclosure can affect you, how to prepare to tell others, whom to tell, and relevant legal issues.

  • Injection drug users are at high risk of HIV and hepatitis. Learn how to reduce your risk of infection, including how to clean drug equipment.

  • The number of HIV+ older women is growing. Read about living and aging with HIV, aging-related health challenges, stigma and support, and more.

Find out about the different public benefits that can help you get health care, HIV drugs, housing, food, jobs, and help paying your bills.

Submitted on Jul 10, 2014

Learn how smoking and using tobacco affects your HIV, the ways it can hurt your health, and the good news about getting help with quitting.

Submitted on Sep 23, 2014

Learn about common signs and causes of stress, how stress affects HIV+ women, and how to both reduce and cope with the stress in your life.

Submitted on Apr 24, 2014

Learn about substance abuse, dependence, and addiction, how they affect living with HIV, how to know if you have a problem, and what to do.

Submitted on Jan 21, 2013

Learn why condoms are important for HIV+ women, how to use them correctly, how to talk to your partner about condom use, and more.

Submitted on Jan 21, 2013

Learn how HIV+ women can benefit from changes that are part of the Affordable Care Act – from better access to care to no-cost preventive tests.

Submitted on Oct 3, 2014

Get some great tips about traveling with HIV. Learn about packing your pills, adjusting your dosing schedule, and traveling abroad.

Submitted on Mar 29, 2013

Learn what methadone is, how it can help you with a heroin or opiate addiction, how it interacts with HIV drugs, and how it affects pregnancy.

Submitted on Nov 21, 2013

Learn about reasonable accommodation in the workplace, your rights by law as a person living with HIV, and how to take care of yourself at work.

Submitted on Jul 4, 2014

Learn about violence against women – what it looks like, its link to HIV, danger signs of abuse, leaving a violent relationship, and more.

Submitted on Jul 7, 2014

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