Hug Someone Living With HIV

November 26, 2019

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Now we know that some simple affection and or attention can go a very long way in someone's mood. There are so many misconceptions about those living with HIV and/or aids, and this is potentially causing many people to neglect them. Some millennials would choose not to associate themselves with someone who is positive, and it's heartbreaking to hear. 

It turns out that because of the misconceptions about 76 percent of those living with HIV and/or AIDS do not disclose their status. We think it is time to destigmatize those living with HIV and/or AIDS so that they can also feel safe.

If you would like to read more about this story head on over to OUT Magazine and start hugging those living with HIV and/or AIDS.

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