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18 May 2022

2022 Emerging Issues

By |2022-05-18T15:44:42+10:0018 May 2022|Categories: Blog+, Health, Mental Health, Women's Health|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

2022 face-to-face consultation with people living with HIV about the impacts of two years of the COVID-19 pandemic on our lives and experiences.

18 December 2021

A journey of risk and self-acceptance

By |2022-01-25T10:57:27+11:0018 December 2021|Categories: Blog+, Health, Mental Health, Opinion, Talkabout|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Yasser shares his journey of risk and self-acceptance, from Egypt to Australia.

18 December 2020

My bumpy ride towards residency

By |2022-09-09T09:12:04+10:0018 December 2020|Categories: Blog+, Communications, Opinion, Talkabout, Treatments|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on My bumpy ride towards residency

Henry's* story of moving permanently to Australia as a gay Malaysian man living with HIV.

18 December 2020

A journey from shock to happiness

By |2021-12-23T14:43:36+11:0018 December 2020|Categories: Blog+, Health, Mental Health, Opinion, Talkabout|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on A journey from shock to happiness

Five years on from his HIV diagnosis, Nathan found the love and fulfilment he was looking for.

9 December 2020

Our Community

By |2021-09-14T15:58:20+10:009 December 2020|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Our Community

Positive Life NSW is the voice of all people living with HIV in NSW since 1988.  We are the largest peer-led and run representative body of all people living with HIV in Australia based [...]

15 December 2018

HIV Stigma, the Social Disease Pandemic

By |2022-07-15T15:54:37+10:0015 December 2018|Categories: Advocacy, Blog+, Health, Mental Health, Opinion, Talkabout|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on HIV Stigma, the Social Disease Pandemic

Treating someone differently based on their race, culture, language, ethnicity or national origin is never okay, yet is a daily reality for many of us living with HIV in Australia.

15 December 2017

Never again, I’d rather die

By |2021-12-23T14:21:16+11:0015 December 2017|Categories: Blog+, Health, Mental Health, Opinion, Talkabout|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Never again, I’d rather die

After experiencing the worst HIV discrimination in a healthcare setting, Zainab decided she’d rather die.

15 October 2017

Culture, secrets and HIV

By |2021-12-23T13:33:11+11:0015 October 2017|Categories: Blog+, Health, Opinion, Talkabout, Treatments|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Culture, secrets and HIV

South American Joseph struggles with a HIV diagnosis along with the cultural expectations of his family.

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