Archivio contenuti con il tag ‘HIV advocacy’

Robin Barkins: My Story

May 30 13

My name is Robin Barkins.  I was first diagnosed with HIV at age 15 – just 4 months before my 16th birthday.  When I first heard the news, I instantly thought my life was over.  I refused all HIV treatment.  I began to use drugs heavily and I slept around with different men and women […]

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Until There’s A Cure Teams Up With the Oakland Raiders

Jul 24 12

The beginning of the football season is a special occasion for many Americans which incorporates its own set of traditions and special preparations. From family gatherings around the T.V. set to tailgate barbeques in the stadium parking lot, each American family celebrates football in its own unique way. This year, UNTIL is offering you a […]

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What Bracelets do You Wear #UntilTheresACure?

Jul 13 12

Join our Campaign to Show Off Your Bracelet! What Bracelets do You Wear #UntilTheresACure?  Snap a picture wearing your UNTIL Bracelets and post them to our Facebook Wall or Tweet them to us (@UntilOrg) to Raise Awareness #UntilTheresACure! Make sure to hash-tag #UntilTheresACure! AND throughout July – in honor of National HIV Awareness Month – […]

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NJ Ride Against AIDS

Jul 10 12

Reposted from newjerseyrideagainstaids.wordpress.com   NJRAA September 21, 22 & 23, 2012 New Jersey Ride Against AIDS is a three-day bicycling event that benefits New Jersey AIDS charities. The ride begins at High Point State Park in beautiful northwest New Jersey and concludes in the charming Victorian town of Cape May at the southernmost point of the […]

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Embarrassment

Jun 29 12

Embarrassment. An Opportunistic Infection by Mwaganu wa Kaggia I am embarrassed to talk about SEX So I avoid talking to my children I giggle and laugh nervously Whenever the word SEX is mentioned I am too embarrassed to look up In the age of HIV/AIDS My embarrassment continues About SEX, AIDS and CONDOMS I am […]

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Letter to HIV. The Other Face of Living with HIV.

Jun 26 12

Maria not only video blogs, but she also does most of them in both English and Spanish so she can help raise awareness with as many people as possible!   LETTER TO HIV. THE OTHER FACE OF LIVING WITH HIV CARTA PARA EL VIH. LA OTRA CARA DE VIVIR CON EL VIRUS   Maria’s Letter […]

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Knowledge is Power

Jun 18 12

BY KATIE OLSEN One of the most important issues revolving around the HIV/AIDS crisis I have discovered while working with Until There’s A Cure is the education of the virus itself.  This paired with diminished public consciousness has raised great concerns within the AIDS community regarding the awareness of the disease and, with the economy […]

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Olympian Greg Louganis

Jun 13 12

Greg Louganis is one of the most successful Olympic divers ever to grace the games, with 4 gold medals and countless other titles in international games. In the 1988 Olympics he hit his head on the diving board and suffered from a concussion, yet still qualified with the highest score on his next dive. Greg […]

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Happy Father’s Day!

Jun 08 12

Father’s Day is quickly approaching and what better gift for Dad than the gift that increases awareness, compassion, understanding, and responsibility.   For the Classic Dad… Our signature cuff-style bracelet made in Italy. Silver Plate ($25), Stainless Steel Graphite Tone ($50), Stainless Steel ($50), Sterling Silver ($95), Sterling Silver w/ 18k Ribbon ($125) For the Modern Dad… The […]

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HIV and Love

Jun 05 12

Love, how beautiful it is! This is so important for people living with HIV/AIDS…to have someone who loves you for you and can see past the illness, that is if they are negative..I am very blessed that after all these years of being positive and thinking way back ( I WILL NEVER MARRY), I have been blessed […]

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