HIV side effects, treatment

Vicky Huerta's picture
Well, as many know, I'm a woman diagnosed with HIV. After our initial diagnosis, at least two times per year, the doctor (infectious disease specialist) sends us to have two tests done – which are...
Submitted on Feb 21, 2020
Vicky Huerta's picture
Bueno, como muchos saben, soy una mujer diagnosticada con VIH. Después de nuestro primer diagnóstico el médico (infectólogo) nos manda a hacer por lo menos dos veces al año dos estudios que son CD4 y...
Submitted on Feb 21, 2020
Nikki J's picture
"I Am Sick as Hell" That was the Facebook memory that popped up for me recently. Seeing that memory reminded me that at that point in time my body was being attacked by HIV and I did not know it yet...
Submitted on Feb 4, 2020
Nancy Duncan's picture
So I recently spiked a slight viral load and was unsure why because I never skip doses. I've been undetectable since 2003. I was told if you don't skip doses you won't become resistant to your...
Submitted on Jan 16, 2020
Marcya Gullatte's picture
Nearly 20 years ago I was coming off of a drug holiday and starting a new cocktail. 9/11 had just passed and I had exhausted what drug cocktails there were at the time for me. My CD4 count was...
Submitted on Jan 14, 2020
HoneysPlace2's picture
Thirty years ago, December 20, 1989... The world news headlines read... "United States invades Panama" Dubbed "Operation Just Cause" it's prime purpose was to depose and capture the country's...
Submitted on Dec 31, 2019
Marig2016's picture
So I've seriously been thinking... In October, 2015, I started to get REALLY sick. Couldn't hold food down, always nauseous or in the bathroom. Six ER visits and they still couldn't figure it out. GI...
Submitted on Dec 22, 2019
Red40something's picture
I am devastatingly tired. Today it is a weight pressing on my spirit. It is almost as if it's the only emotion I have room for.
Submitted on Dec 12, 2019
Escalice's picture
Our journey to treatment adherence is just that; a journey. Everyone's journey does not look the same and that's ok.
Submitted on Dec 2, 2019
Lovinglife101's picture
The Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC) is a nursing organization that formed in 1987 to focus on educating and supporting nurses who work in HIV care, research, prevention, and policy. ANAC is...
Submitted on Nov 24, 2019

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