aging and HIV

boseolotu's picture
Most of us long term survivors living with HIV virus are not doctors or nurses, but have impacted and helped improve the wellbeing of newly diagnosed persons. Fifteen years ago, a neighbour came to...
Submitted on Jul 8, 2021
sologirl's picture
Hi all, as an aging member of our community I have seen and dealt with a lot of issues. Yesterday during a group conference call regarding health and aging with HIV, I learned that a drug I took for...
Submitted on Jun 21, 2021
The Well Project's picture
It’s hard to believe that we’re coming up on the 40 th anniversary of the first reports of what would come to be known as HIV. My personal journey with HIV began in 1994 when my sister, Ellen, was diagnosed with AIDS—with under 100 T-cells. It was a devastating diagnosis for my family, and the after-effects (including the degree to which her disease was accepted, or not, by those around her, and what she did with that) have had a long-lasting impact on me.
Submitted on Jun 2, 2021
sologirl's picture
Hi ladies, it's been a long while since I've checked in or written on my blog. Life's been busy, a lot of things have changed for me. Things I thought I would never see. I was 18 when I was diagnosed...
Submitted on May 4, 2021
MariaHIVMejia's picture
I want to thank everyone that has wished me a happy bday! Every year is a miracle to me!
Submitted on Apr 11, 2021
María Natalia Sáenz Agudelo's picture
I love being a woman! At this age and with all I've lived and learned, I love being a woman more and more!
Submitted on Mar 18, 2021
María Natalia Sáenz Agudelo's picture
Amo ser mujer! A esta edad y con todo lo vivido y aprendido amo cada vez más, ser mujer!
Submitted on Mar 18, 2021
Red40something's picture
resilient: (of a substance or object) able to recoil or spring back into shape after bending, stretching or being compressed.
Submitted on Feb 25, 2021
MzGee1966's picture
Last year we were all rocked by a deadly new virus. Somewhat like the early days of HIV, we didn't really understand the modes of transmission—we just knew it was potentially deadly.
Submitted on Feb 24, 2021
MasoniaTraylor's picture
You know life can be so heart-wrenching difficult. In my most recent days I've had to look at life from a new lens.
Submitted on Nov 16, 2020

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