GOOD MOOD FESTIVAL 2016
Jun09

GOOD MOOD FESTIVAL 2016

GOOD MOOD FESTIVAL 2016 Saturday 11th June 2016 12-6pm Outhouse, Capel St. Dublin 1. A day long festival of learning, meeting new people, sharing ideas and stories of how we can look after our mental health. Sometimes life can be tough; why not take some time, in a relaxed atmosphere to mind yourself? The GOOD MOOD FESTIVAL takes place over the three floors of Outhouse and is COMPLETELY FREE: Food workshops and demonstrations with the...

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Are You a Father Living With a Diagnosis of HIV+?
Apr04

Are You a Father Living With a Diagnosis of HIV+?

Queen’s University Belfast and Positive Now are interested in hearing about your experiences as part of a research project exploring what it is like to be a father living with HIV in Ireland. Taking part would involve a short, confidential interview with a researcher from Queen’s University at a location that suits you. If you are interested in participating please contact Lysander Preston (lysander@positivenow.ie) who will provide...

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Why We Shouldn’t Stop Talking About Being ‘Undetectable’
Mar24

Why We Shouldn’t Stop Talking About Being ‘Undetectable’

Treatment as Prevention is not a very hot topic when it comes to safer sex, but it should be. It is impossible to have a modern conversation about HIV and HIV stigma without having the term “undetectable” used, misused, and abused… Read the full article  on hivplusmag.com...

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HIV cure: what lies beneath? | Dr Virginie Gautier | TEDxUCD
Jan12

HIV cure: what lies beneath? | Dr Virginie Gautier | TEDxUCD

Published on 11 Dec 2015 HIV infects T-cells, ‘high-jacking’ their cellular machinery and turning them into virus-producing ‘factories’. A small proportion of these cells can create a persisting pool of latently infected cells, which constitute the HIV latent reservoir. There, the virus remains dormant, silent and hidden from patients’ immune defences and from otherwise effective anti-retroviral treatments. In her TEDxUCD 2015 talk...

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Jimmy Goulding – Irish Independent Interview
Dec08

Jimmy Goulding – Irish Independent Interview

Our own Jimmy Goulding talks to the Irish Independent on World AIDS Day about how he’s still amazed at how little people know about HIV & AIDS.  Click on the buttons at the bottom of the article to zoom and turn pages....

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The Institute of Many (TIM)
Oct27

The Institute of Many (TIM)

A friend of ours has just contacted us about a peer group called “The Institute of Many” (TIM) for people living with HIV.  Here is what he had to say: “I’m writing to you with regards to research on the impact of stigma in Dublin. I’m a member of a peer group on Facebook called The Institute of Many (TIM) which is for people living with HIV. A fellow member posted the AIDS Map article about the study on...

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