I have recently come into contact with a number of people on Grindr and Scruff who have been asking me to “poz” them. How did a virus like HIV become fetishized, and what happens when they become positive?
One year on from my initial HIV infection I look back at the past twelve months, how did I get here? What have I learnt?
There have been so many countless people hurt, both physically and mentally, by the belief that prayer can heal. It can cause lasting emotional damage and also lead people to blame themselves when it turns out to be ineffective.
Lizzie asked her friends to ask her any questions they had about HIV and they flooded in, here’s the first batch…
A number of people seem to think there’s a certain amount of glamour and money that comes with being a HIV activist or advocate, but what’s the reality?