Archivio contenuti con il tag ‘HIV stigma’

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 […]

Aggiungi un commento

Introducing Maria Mejia

Apr 18 12

We’re excited to welcome aboard Maria Mejia as a blogger, partner, and spokesperson!  She also blogs for The Well Project: A Girl Like Me and TheBody.Com because she is passionately devoted to raising awareness for HIV/AIDS!   I was just turning 18 when I found out I was HIV positive…I was very young. Back in […]