Archivio contenuti con il tag ‘women HIV’

Not everyone is an Activist

May 15 12

  YES! Not everyone is an activist! And we must respect this…not all people are prepared to come out of their HIV closet because others want them too! They are not less than anyone..many of them are still dealing with the shame that comes with the illness. Or they are trying to protect their family […]


Happy Mother’s Day from Maria!

May 10 12

The love for my mother Love, Maria Mejia     Subscribe to her YouTube channel MariasJournal (and ours, while you’re at it! UntilTheresACure)


My History with Medication

May 08 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!   My History with Medication Mi Historia con Medicina   I’ve been HIV positive for 20 years, 10 of them without any HIV meds; and for […]


HIV/AIDS, Neuropathy, Painkillers (My personal HELL)

Apr 23 12

Well, where do I start!? I guess pain…physical and mental….one of the situations that we face with HIV/AIDS is pain…from neuropathy..aging, etc., etc…I myself was on pain medication! Exactly, Oxycodone..well, 8 years ago when one of the doctors I saw prescribed it to me…he never told me how addicitve it was!!! I wish I knew then […]


The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Apr 19 12

Yes, many may think there is nothing positive in being positive…but as I have always been taught, and believe, even from something bad or tragic, we can find something good, something to learn from and something that makes us stronger. I am not going to sit here and write that i don’t cry sometimes and feel […]

1 Comment

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 […]