"HIV shouldn’t stand in the way of love."
"It's about knowing the right questions to ask."
"HIV is not just an individual disease, it’s a community disease."
"I speak out because I don't want other people to suffer in silence."
"I feel like being open about my status is a second coming out."
"It's like a second coming out."
"I knew HIV was manageable and I had to treat it."
"I am my brother's keeper, positive or not."
"HIV doesn't define me."
"I wouldn't let HIV change me."
"If I can do it, I can encourage someone else to do it."
"You have to accept who you are for you."
"I wish we could have been there for him."
"Let's bring HIV out of the closet."
Speak Out Texas Highlights
During COVID-19, 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 answers to frequently-asked questions. If you don’t have insurance or need financial assistance, there are programs that can help provide HIV medical care and medications.