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"A wake-up call from a young e-patient: 'I need to be heard'”

John2
  • By John2 · Posted April 15, 2014
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  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 4/15/14 Dear members, I am writing to share with you a new guest column in "Scope," the Stanford University School of Medicine's medical blog: "A wake-up ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD

John2
  • By John2 · New reply March 19, 2014
  • Journal · 12 replies
  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people who are making contributions to helping patients ...

Our second annual report with Stanford Medical School

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted March 19, 2014
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  • We just finished a brand new special report, “Experts by experience 2014: A compilation of patients’ stories”, in partnership with the Stanford University School of Medicine. It is a 31-page collection ...

Hitting a milestone -- 5,000 photos posted already

John2
  • By John2 · Posted March 18, 2014
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  • From: John Novack, communications director, Inspire 3/18/14 Dear members, I'm writing to let you know that in a little more than a month, members here have posted more than 5,000 photos. Congratulations ...

heartbroken

cbear42
  • By cbear42 · New reply March 8, 2014
  • Discussion in Newly diagnosed · 3 replies
  • I'm completed heartbroken, my cousin was diagnosed with HIV less than 24 hours ago.. I'm not even sure how to react, all i could do was cry with her and pray. She's so scared and the families is so hurt ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Kathy Nieder, MD

John2
  • By John2 · New reply February 23, 2014
  • Journal · 36 replies
  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Kathy Nieder, MD By John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of interviews with people ...

Introducing Photos for Inspire

Walter
  • By Walter · New reply February 13, 2014
  • Journal · 180 replies
  • Hello everyone, Today at Inspire we’re excited to announce the launch of a new feature, and it’s one that many of you have requested -- the ability to upload photos to Inspire. You can now add photos ...

2013's gone. We made it 2014

StandTro
  • By StandTro · Posted January 1, 2014
  • Discussion in In the news · 0 replies
  • Last year it was a challenge. My family finding out the bad news. Getting surgery and rushing to the ER. Thank God 2013's over with. We begin our New year 2014. Happy New Year 2014 ...

Thank You, From Inspire

Walter
  • By Walter · New reply December 3, 2013
  • Journal · 108 replies
  • Hello everyone, As Thanksgiving approaches, all of us at Inspire would like to take a moment to thank you for being part of our community. While we wish no one had to deal with the serious health issues ...

Dealing with an AIDS/HIV diagnosis when source of disease is unknown

deenville
  • By deenville · New reply November 15, 2013
  • Discussion in Testing · 5 replies
  • I am new to the group so my question have an answer that is well known by some of you. I am 67 years old. I have never had a blood transfusion. I have never used drugs not prescribed by a doctor or sold ...

Please share your experience with HIV/AIDS

ziggy_001
  • By ziggy_001 · New reply October 3, 2013
  • Discussion in Newly diagnosed · 3 replies
  • I am having a very difficult time in my life and I wanted to hear stories from those on what their experience was like when they were first diagnosed with HIV/AIDS? I don't know how to feel anymore ...

scared

kevinstubbs
  • By kevinstubbs · New reply September 26, 2013
  • Discussion in Testing · 3 replies
  • At work a guy thought that it would be funny to poke his self with a splenter remover and then me....he bleed from it and so did I.... I went to the hospital as a precaution they said they would not put ...

I know better

Junior17
  • By Junior17 · New reply September 3, 2013
  • Journal · 4 replies
  • 4/12/2013 Last night I went out just because I felt like proving to myself that am still young and attractive knowing that I have to go to work. But I went out had a good time than later the guy I went ...

Five million

Brian
  • By Brian · New reply August 5, 2013
  • Journal · 261 replies
  • Dear members, Yesterday, Inspire reached a milestone: five million posts written by members! Each of these posts, and the 700 million words they contain, are a simple measure of how much we all do to ...

A new Inspire report in collaboration with Stanford Medical School

Brian
  • By Brian · New reply July 22, 2013
  • Journal · 116 replies
  • As many of you know, Inspire has a professional collaboration with the Stanford University School of Medicine. Inspire members have written personal stories for the Stanford Scope column. I am pleased ...

Painful peripheral neuropathy

David517
  • By David517 · Posted May 10, 2013
  • Discussion in Treatment · 0 replies
  • Hello all,I was diagnosed in 1990 with AIDS and during a 13 month pill vacation the Pain in my footsoles started up in my hand palms. Has anyone had any luck with pain meds for this? I was prescribed ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Deanna Attai, MD

John2
  • By John2 · New reply April 16, 2013
  • Journal · 16 replies
  • Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people who are making contributions to helping patients and caregivers worldwide. The people in this ...

colon cancer and HIV

Idahoeagle
  • By Idahoeagle · Posted April 7, 2013
  • Discussion in Living with AIDS · 0 replies
  • I am a 58 year old HIV positive individual who has been positive for 28 years. I have not been on anti-retroviral therapy most of my HIV diagnosis. I tested positive for HIV in 1985-86. In 1992-93 I went ...

dont know what to do ?

hope_lasts
  • By hope_lasts · New reply April 7, 2013
  • Discussion in Symptoms · 1 reply
  • i had anal sex 3 years ago with my friend we both are men,everything was fine but i had problem in my anus it was always itching and had irritation in it but i thought of it as yeast infection and did'nt ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Lindsey Miller

John2
  • By John2 · New reply February 6, 2013
  • Journal · 13 replies
  • We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people who are making contributions to helping patients and caregivers worldwide. The people featured in our Q&A series ...

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