Why am I still here

Last updated: January 2023

My name is Jonathan I'm 53 years old I was diagnosed with HIV in 1998.

After HIV diagnosis

I was incarcerated when I found out. I was upset, I thought that no one would ever want to have sex with me or even date me. I started hanging with the wrong people, I started using drugs to deal with my situation.

I'm still here

Well it's now 2022 and I'm still here. My cells are at 850 and I'm undetectable. I'm married, we just celebrated our 8 years of marriage. Well, that's me in a nutshell.

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