I've been a POZ Personals member for a few years now, and this past December finally met a really special guy. And it wouldn't have happened without your website. Perhaps we would have never crossed paths without this infection.
I continue to appreciate the POZ News Desk articles, but am especially grateful that you gave me the opportunity to meet the love of my life. We may hear wedding bells in the near future."—Tonya "Thanks to POZ, finally found my soulmate.....
While many dating sites and apps, like the massive Gay.com, offer a chance to join an HIV-positive (or supportive) community, a handful of boutique websites cater exclusively to people who are HIV-positive and those who want to date them, with options for straight, gay, and bisexual singles.
Here are some faves: Fashion designer and model Jack Mackenroth, who rose to fame as the first openly HIV-positive contestant on Project Runway (and appeared on the cover of HIV Plus in 2013), launched Volttage in October 2012.
If you would like to join my contingent for the parade, visit my Facebook event page. ) During my new video blog episode, below, someone asks me incredulously if I would actually march down the street telling people I was HIV positive. The shirt felt like an enormous “screw you” to the virus, to the body count, and to anyone who had a problem with my status.
During the Atlanta Pride parade and festival, I tried to reconcile my own “HIV OUT” status with those who can’t speak for themselves, and I investigated a simple question: if HIV is nothing to be ashamed of, can it be something to be proud of? Not when it has been created in part by HIV hottie and physique model Jack Mackenroth.Positively Aware is an HIV treatment journal and community resource for accurate, up-to-date treatment information and related news for people living with HIV and their advocates.