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Stigma and HIV

Posted on February 16, 2018

Stigma and discrimination are often experienced by those with HIV. Many who are HIV positive are treated unfairly because of their status.

On myHIVteam, the social network and online support group for those living with HIV, members often talk about a range of personal experiences and struggles. Stigma is one of the top 10 topics most discussed.

Here are a few question-and-answer threads about stigma:


Here are conversations that have taken place about stigma:


Have another topic you'd like to discuss or explore? Go to myHIVteam today and start the conversation. You'll be surprised just how many others may share similar stories.
Feel free to ask your own question here.

A myHIVteam Member said:

Yes certain family members wont let me round but I've got yall snd and my support people especially my husband my family my friends and especially my… read more

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