[ Music ]>>[Background Music] When I found out that I had HIV it was shocking. It didn’t register and I was like ‘oh, I’ll be fine’. But once I got home by myself it was very humbling. It was very emotional. I’m so used to having action plans, I’m so… Continue Reading CDC’s HIV Treatment Works: Whitney’s Story

Twenty-eight years ago, I was a broken man. And you probably wouldn’t be able to tell that if you met me. I had a good job at a well-respected academic institution. I dressed well, of course. But my insides were rotting away. You see, I grew up in a family… Continue Reading Addiction is a disease. We should treat it like one | Michael Botticelli

Hello, I am Dr. Kenneth Castro, Director of the Division of Tuberculosis Elimination at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. I am excited to share with you today the release of CDC guidelines for the use of a new regimen for the treatment of persons with latent tuberculosis infection.… Continue Reading New Treatment Regimen for Latent Tuberculosis Infection

So if someone’s like, you meet someone you wanna be in a relationship with and they’re in opposite HIV status. How do you treat that? With a conversation, like you would any other relationship issue. Communication is the key because if I can’t live in my truth and if I… Continue Reading Start Talking. Stop HIV.: Medicines that treat HIV (Treatment as Prevention)

[email protected][email protected]! -Growing up in Mississippi, it was like if it’s your business, leave it as just that — your business. The whole town shouldn’t know that that’s what’s going on with you, and that’s kind of what drives me to always speak out on things. It’s not a death sentence… Continue Reading CDC’s HIV Treatment Works: Tommy’s Story