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31 Years Of HIV And AIDS Awareness Posters

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Mental Health and HIV, ft. “My Life After Now”

a Earlier this year I wrote that we needed more YA about teens with HIV. I didn’t know, at the time, that a 2013 YA existed on the very topic: My Life After Now by Jessica Verdi. I also didn’t know that not soon after I would be injured on duty, have …

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How to Know If Your HIV Treatment Is Working

Current treatments available for the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) are very effective, allowing people with the virus to live long and relatively healthy lives. However, sometimes your specific treatment can start to fail, which can raise your viral load and trigger symptoms. It’s important to know the signs of treatment …

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Kathy Ireland Says Elizabeth Taylor Ran Safe House To Help HIV-Positive Patients

  In honor of World AIDS Day (Dec. 1), Kathy Ireland opened up to Entertainment Tonight about celebrities, Dame Elizabeth Taylor in particular, who had an instrumental role in helping HIV-positive patients. The former Sports Illustrated swimsuit model told ET that the legendary actress, who founded the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation …

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This Ancient Remedy “Cures All Diseases” HIV, AIDS, Diabetes, Cancer, Stroke, STDs, Arthritis & More

Black cumin seed oil inhibits cancer cell activity and can even kill some types of cancer cells. Scientific research has shown that black seed oil (Nigella sativa) is an effective treatment for cancer in animal studies, and can be as effective as anti-cancer drugs for some types of cancer. Black …

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Nutrition Tips to Keep the Immune System Strong for People with HIV-AIDS

Having HIV may put you at greater risk for heart disease, Type 2 diabetes and certain cancers. This is due to the inflammatory, damaging nature of the virus and the side effects of some antiretroviral therapies. Eating a healthy diet may help reduce the risk of developing these conditions. Nutrition …

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Inspiring HIV and AIDS Tattoos

HIV Tattoos Tattoos are a great way to express yourself and pay homage to what’s important to you. We asked you to share your HIV/AIDS-inspired tattoos and the stories behind them. The designs may be different, but the message is clear: You are not alone. I Am Positive My name …

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9 Misconceptions You Probably Have About HIV/AIDS

HIV/AIDS doesn’t make headlines like it did 20 years ago, but it is still a major health concern. Over 35 million people are currently living with HIV infections worldwide, and over half of them aren’t even aware of it. But while the World Health Organization says that the virus has …

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16 Signs You May Have HIV

  HIV symptoms Within a month or two of HIV entering the body, 40% to 90% of people experience flulike symptoms known as acute retroviral syndrome (ARS). But sometimes HIV symptoms don’t appear for years—sometimes even a decade—after infection. “In the early stages of HIV infection, the most common symptoms …

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