Long-Term Survivors 2017

Long-Term Survivors 2017

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...

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...

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...

Survival Guide: A Portrait by Sean Black: 2017 in Review

Each month, A&U Senior Editor Sean Black showcases a long-term survivor through words and images. Each portrait offers a glimpse into the different lived...

Let’s Grow Old Together

A New Online Resource Nurtures Self-Empowerment, a Supportive Community & the Pharmacist-Patient Dialogue by Chael Needle Turn up the volume on your device. As you meet...

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...

From Walls to Spectrums

For years I have lived behind a wall. The wall is real, a boundary of my own making, but my conception of it changed...

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...

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....

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