Long-Term Survivors 2017

Long-Term Survivors 2017

Let’s Kick A.S.S.–Portland

Strength in Numbers The Long-Term Survivor Network of LKA-PDX Creates Community by John Francis Leonard Photos by Fred Luna Portland, Oregon, is a city known for its progressive...

My HIV Turned 21

It’s Our Party and We’ll Cry If We Want To was the theme for my day of diagnosis. When I was first diagnosed February 20,...

Steve Schalchlin: Advocate

A Life Made of Music Through Composing, Steve Schalchlin Created a Bridge to Healing by C.Todd White Photographed Exclusively for A&U by Annie Tritt Steve Schalchlin was...

Choose Light

I have had the great fortune, for the last two years, of living next to one of the most beautiful parks in San Francisco....

Nancy Duncan: Advocate

It Could Happen to You, Too Activist and educator Nancy Duncan shares her personal HIV story Text & photos by Alina Oswald In many ways, Nancy Duncan’s...

I Didn’t Become a Long-Term Survivor by Keeping My Mouth Shut!

I Am My Own Best Advocate Never hesitate to challenge your doctors—you know your body best! by Hank Trout A couple days before Thanksgiving 2016, I woke...

Rob Quinn: Advocate

Heart & Soul Rob Quinn Opens His Heart, Searches His Soul, and Finds His Voice Advocating for Long-Term Survivors by Chip Alfred Photographed Exclusively for A&U by...

Set Asides

Set asides: units of affordable housing required developers to set aside twenty-five percent of all new housing for low to moderate income families. When...

David Faulk & Michael Johnstone: Artists

Two Men & a Mrs. Vera Artists David Faulk and Michael Johnstone Invite Us to Escape into the Outrageous Universe of the Verasphere by Hank Trout First,...

Surviving Survivor’s Guilt

Over the years, I’ve chatted with many other HIV/AIDS long-term survivors about the myriad complications of being among the “AIDS Generation,” those of us...

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Use of HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis May Increase Use of Primary Care

A new study reveals that patients who use PrEP (Pre-exposure Prophylaxis ), a combination of the antiretroviral medications emtricitabine and tenofovir called Truvada, to...