"Living with HIV does not define who I am."
"If you’re having sex, go ahead and get tested."
"We wanted to be safe and happy, and live a long life together."
"I took care of myself and now have a healthy HIV negative baby".
"I’m a mother first, HIV came second."
"I’m not afraid to tell this story anymore and destroy the stigma."
“I can have open conversations with my family and friends.”
"Life is short. Let’s live, let’s live healthy and let’s play safe."
"We got tested together."
"We all have a part to play in this."
"I didn't know how locked down I was until I got free."
"Ignorance does not protect you from HIV."
"I don’t live with it, it lives with me - I was here first."
"First things first was to take care of me. I can do this."
"I am not going to let this virus stop me from what I want to do."
With COVID-19 occurring across the U.S., maintaining a healthy immune system is more important than ever for people with chronic conditions, including HIV.
Find out more about Staying Healthy with HIV During COVID-19, including FAQs about HIV and the new coronavirus. If you don’t have insurance or need financial assistance, there are programs that can help provide HIV medical care and medications.