The Neglect of Survivors Must End

Everyone knows the statistics: More than half of the 1,300,000 people in the U.S. living with HIV are over the age of fifty; by 2020...

Revisit the Past—Just Don’t Wallow in It

Revisit the Past Just Don't Wallow in It by Hank Trout As I sat in the sun in my wheelchair earlier, plotting what I was going to...

Asking for Much-Needed Help Is Difficult—Do It Anyway!

Help! I Need Somebody! Asking for Much-Needed Help Is Difficult by Hank Trout When my father died in 2010, I didn’t raid his house and confiscate everything...

Friendship & Long-Term Surviving

Voice & Dance Lessons We should remember to celebrate friends helping friends by Hank Trout Friends have brought to my attention that my For the Long Run...

Finding a Replacement for Your Physician

Doctor, Doctor Finding a replacement for a trusted hiv physician is no easy task by Hank Trout What do you mean, you’re retiring at the end of...

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...

AIDS2018? AIDS2020? AIDS2022?

AIDS2018? AIDS2020? AIDS2022? What If They Held a Conference and Nobody Came? by Hank Trout By now, everyone reading this knows that, due to concerns over the...

Stay Angry and Make Trouble

Stay Angry and Make Trouble We can't afford to wait around for a cure—demand it! by Hank Trout Since the end of the AIDS2020: Virtual conference of...

Meet Tommy, My Tumor

Meet Tommy, My Tumor When you are a long-term survivor, it's always one thing after another by Hank Trout Sickness will surely take the mind Where minds can’t...

HIV, Cancer, Us

HIV, Cancer, Us HIV increases the risk of cancer, especially in long-term survivors by Hank Trout If you log on to Facebook, Twitter, or other social media...

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