Long-Term Survivors 2017

Long-Term Survivors 2017

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,...

Peter Rodriguez: Advocate

Phoenix Rising Activist Peter Rodriguez Is as Indefatigable as the Bird That Rises from the Ashes by Hank Trout Photographed Exclusively for A&U by Sean Black We’ve all...

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...

David’s Friend

David’s Friend A new show written and performed by Nora Burns debuts at LaMama in New York City by Alina Oswald Growing older might or might not...

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...

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...

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...

Sherri Lewis

Turn Up the Radio AIDS interrupted by dreams—but I've learned to reclaim them by Sherri Lewis The best time in my life was being a signed recording...

Left for Dead

I died three decades ago. In my early twenties. At the apex of the AIDS crisis in America in the 1980s. I’m long gone...

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...

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An Aspirin A Day May Keep HIV Away

The Journal of the International AIDS Society (JIAS) has published the results of a study conducted by researchers from the universities of Manitoba, Waterloo...

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