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Contributing Writer, POZ
For longterm survivors of HIV, the specter of death is no stranger to our journeys, despite our best efforts to think otherwise.
During a recent trip to a farm for a goat snuggle session, things got out of hand. The POZARAZZI was there to capture the adorable drama.
I was in the 6th Grade when the positive test result came back. And my life, for reasons good and bad, would never be the same again.
Celebrating my positoid (and negatoid allies!) gal pals and sheroes for National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Love ya all days.
Born on a leap year, Pedro leapt into our living rooms and our lives when he appeared on The Real World. For some of us, he never left.
For me, the rare bleeding disorder, hemophilia, would prove to be the catalyst for many a medical folly to come.
How an HIV diagnosis and matters of the heart were destined to be entwined for me.
My thoughts on music, Spotify, medical misinfo and Neil Young’s 1985 thoughts about “faggots” and AIDS. Pop the popcorn for this one.
So the hot rumor is that Kanye West is telling his friends that Pete Davidson has AIDS, as a means to insult the comedian. It’s typical BS.
In 1990 The Golden Girls brought HIV into just about every American’s living room. And Betty was the perfect choice to enlighten.
U=U is all about the science and effectiveness of HIV treatment... they are wonderful and they are hiring! Know someone who fits the mold?
Being interviewed by POZ Magazine was a defining moment in my life and a far cry from how I’d dealt with HIV up to that moment.
Born with hemophilia, Ryan was diagnosed with HIV as a kid. Before- and after- passing at the age of 18, his spirit changed the world.
I was diagnosed with HIV so long ago that it’s hard to imagine living without it at this point. An overview of my mortal journey.
It’s been 30 years since Freddie Mercury, arguably the greatest singer/performer of all-time, died. Still, his spirit has remained with us.
It’s that time of year, where POZ acknowledges some of the most effective allies in the HIV/AIDS community. And I’m here for it!
I’ll never forget it. I was a junior in high school. Doing my best to forget my HIV status. Then suddenly, in home room, Magic was on TV...
Get whatever you can, as soon as you can. That was the message I heeded. I got the J&J vaccine. And waiting for info on its booster got old.
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