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Would You Go To An HIV Get Together?
A myHIVteam Member asked a question 💭

If possible, would you venture to a gathering of like-minded HIV comrades whether it be those here online or in a support group in your local area? it could be a barbecue, a picnic or someone's backyard? Would you attend?

A myHIVteam Member

Hello Luis, hope you're doing well. Hugs.

posted January 12
Would You Date An HIV Neg Person?
A myHIVteam Member asked a question 💭

With HIV being a chronic illness, lots of people who are single have a difficult time connecting with others due to this virus.
How do you feel about dating someone who does not have the HIV virus?

A myHIVteam Member

Yes I would tell them it's up too them whether or not where I live there's 7,000 people so ...no go here maybe Chicago it's a bigger city

posted March 1
HIV Vocabulary
A myHIVteam Member asked a question 💭

HIV Vocab
You may have heard your doctor use some words, when talking about HIV, that you’re not familiar with. Let’s talk about some of these key terms so you can start to better understand HIV
Virus – A virus is an organism that can infect your body’s cells and use them to make more copies of itself (“replicate”). HIV stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus. It’s a virus that infects your immune system
Immune system – Your immune system is made up of cells, tissues, and organs inside your… read more

A myHIVteam Member

@A myHIVteam Member as long as your CD4 is high and your viral load is low (preferably Undetecable) then you’re doing well.

posted September 13, 2020 (edited)
REAL Man!
A myHIVteam Member asked a question 💭

I always wanted to be one of those guys who could drop the engine of a car, or tear apart a motorcycle with confidence. That's not me. But, this morning I am rotating the wheels on my electric skates, and it's pretty much the same thing. 🤠. Even have grease under my fingernails to prove it!

A myHIVteam Member

Well... FWIW... I've always said that a real man takes it up the ass haha

posted October 12, 2023
Can Anyone Recommend An H I V Website Meant For Dating And Meeting?
A myHIVteam Member asked a question 💭

There have been current and new members who are very interested in meeting each other. Unfortunately, this is a support group virtual platform. Having said that, there have been couples who have met on here and gone on to get married. But there are existing platforms designed to meet and greet other HIV people too.... can you please share with us, which websites they are?

A myHIVteam Member

BBRT, Grindr, jack'd, Plenty of Fish, Adam4Adam

posted March 27
How Is Your Dental Care?
A myHIVteam Member asked a question 💭

If you, or someone you know, is living with HIV/AIDS, the American Dental Association recommends that dental health care be part of all HIV/AIDS treatment plans. That’s because people living with HIV/AIDS are more susceptible to infections including dental infections, which can affect their overall health
Your mouth may be the first part of your body to be affected when infected with HIV. Because infection with HIV will weaken your immune system, this means you will be susceptible to… read more

A myHIVteam Member

I got to go 2/19 but since my surgery I might have cancel not sure yet blessings all 😇

posted January 26
Do You Have Trouble Finding Someone To Date Because Of HIV And/or Your Age? How Do You Handle It?
A myHIVteam Member asked a question 💭

I live in a under-educated part of the country, where if you are honest you are typically shunned. As long as they don't know, all seems to be well. Ignorance is indeed bliss.

I find that at 56 I have become completely comfortable with the man I am and with what I need from a mate. It seems that this clarity coupled with my status creates a very difficult set of circumstances which makes meeting someone both compatible and mutually attracted even harder.

Anyone else experience similar… read more

A myHIVteam Member

Yes, but that ok I guess

posted March 27
Would You Be Willing To Meet Some Of Your Friends Here Online?
A myHIVteam Member asked a question 💭

With Summer coming up and some of the restrictions easing in the United States, some of us in the past have expressed interest in a get-together. Would you be willing to travel to an agreed upon destination for a get together,... with some of your my HIV team members?

A myHIVteam Member

I would love to travel with the group. I live in Baltimore.

posted January 31
I’m Posting This On Behalf Of @A myHIVteam Member Gabriel
A myHIVteam Member asked a question 💭

Post this pls
Good morning and happy thursday January eighteenth friends and family
I want to apologize to all those members that were taken by surprise by my departure yesterday. Please contact Happy days. Better known as Ernie as he does have my email address for those who would like to write to me ...I. also will be writing some articles for POZ.COM going forward.
I will be having my surgery in April for my spine and depending on
Some things ,..i will determine if I return and… read more

A myHIVteam Member

Back at Ya brother...stay happy....😁

posted January 23
Are You Familiar With Ryan White Funding?
A myHIVteam Member asked a question 💭

Do you presently receive copay, medical, dental, or prescription assistance?
Here is the information should you need these services .
https://ryanwhite.hrsa.gov/about/parts-and-init...

A myHIVteam Member

Let me write this again my biktarvy is $3,868.74 my extra help the Ryan's white pays 203.61 then my silverscript pays the remaining they really help alot also I use it for medical and my… read more

posted April 27, 2023 (edited)
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