Quantcast

Subscribe to:
POZ magazine
E-newsletters
Join POZ: Facebook MySpace Twitter Pinterest
Tumblr Google+ Flickr MySpace
POZ Personals
Sign In / Join
Username:
Password:
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
September 17, 2014, 03:53:27 PM

Login with username, password and session length


Members
Stats
  • Total Posts: 639111
  • Total Topics: 48517
  • Online Today: 218
  • Online Ever: 585
  • (January 07, 2014, 02:31:47 PM)
Users Online

Welcome


Welcome to the POZ/AIDSmeds Community Forums, a round-the-clock discussion area for people with HIV/AIDS, their friends/family/caregivers, and others concerned about HIV/AIDS.  Click on the links below to browse our various forums; scroll down for a glance at the most recent posts; or join in the conversation yourself by registering on the left side of this page.

Privacy Warning:  Please realize that these forums are open to all, and are fully searchable via Google and other search engines. If you are HIV positive and disclose this in our forums, then it is almost the same thing as telling the whole world (or at least the World Wide Web). If this concerns you, then do not use a username or avatar that are self-identifying in any way. We do not allow the deletion of anything you post in these forums, so think before you post.

  • The information shared in these forums, by moderators and members, is designed to complement, not replace, the relationship between an individual and his/her own physician.

  • All members of these forums are, by default, not considered to be licensed medical providers. If otherwise, users must clearly define themselves as such.

  • Forums members must behave at all times with respect and honesty. Posting guidelines, including time-out and banning policies, have been established by the moderators of these forums. Click here for “Am I Infected?” posting guidelines. Click here for posting guidelines pertaining to all other POZ/AIDSmeds community forums.

  • We ask all forums members to provide references for health/medical/scientific information they provide, when it is not a personal experience being discussed. Please provide hyperlinks with full URLs or full citations of published works not available via the Internet. Additionally, all forums members must post information which are true and correct to their knowledge.

  • Product advertisement—including links; banners; editorial content; and clinical trial, study or survey participation—is strictly prohibited by forums members unless permission has been secured from POZ.

To change forums navigation language settings, click here (members only), Register now

Para cambiar sus preferencias de los foros en español, haz clic aquí (sólo miembros), Regístrate ahora

Finished Reading This? You can collapse this or any other box on this page by clicking the symbol in each box.

Author Topic: One year on  (Read 349 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline EUINAU

  • Member
  • Posts: 42
  • New to This
One year on
« on: May 16, 2014, 04:42:44 PM »
So it's been a year since I have learnt I am HIV poz. I was very lucky as I found out still during the conversion and the HIV nurse was the best ever in assuring me I was going to be ok. I am glad she was the first contact after the GP asked me to contact ID. It hasn't been all easy, though I have not really cried or fallen into depression. I collected my meds the following day and life goes on. I am UD, CD4 1040 during last check up and I am healthy. it wasn't all good last year but I also do not think it is because of me being poz. I made sure I do not travel to countries I should not with my diagnosis and things are getting better with my partner. So here is to another 50 hopefully or as long as I am going to be lucky to be here :)


Offline phoenix

  • Member
  • Posts: 45
Re: One year on
« Reply #1 on: May 16, 2014, 10:29:41 PM »
EUINAU  Sounds like things are working out well for you.  With your positive attitude  things can only get better in the next 50 years. Wish you all the best.
A positive attitude may not solve all your problems but it will annoy enough people to make it worthwhile.                              The point of the journey is not to arrive.

 


Terms of Membership for these forums
 

© 2014 Smart + Strong. All Rights Reserved.   terms of use and your privacy
Smart + Strong® is a registered trademark of CDM Publishing, LLC.