Available exclusively on PositiveLite.com, I respond to a lengthy email I received days after starting this blog and weeks after finding out I was HIV-positive.
Click here to read the email from my former youth pastor and my open letter responding.
This is scary stuff… but true.
A new HIV infection happens every 10 minutes in the United States. WHERE WERE YOU 10 MINUTES AGO?
“The Southeastern United States is experiencing the highest rate of new HIV/AIDS infections, says the executive summary of a research report released Tuesday by The Southern HIV/AIDS Strategy Initiative (SASI).
The report takes a close look at nine southern states that have been particularly hard hit by the epidemic in recent years: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and (East) Texas.” <SOURCE: click here>
Be SAFE. Get TESTED. (the only thing negative about thinking you’re negative…is if you’re positive)
I’m still Josh. You still be YOU!
P.S. A preventive vaccine against HIV is what offers the best long term HOPE to end this worldwide disease. Click here for info on it…