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December 2005


On the Cover-Juliano Innocenti
I associate peace with war and conflict. HIV made me realize it's more complex. 

Melting the Winter Blues
by Rebecca Minnich
If the sight of twinkling holiday lights causes fear instead of cheer, you’re not alone. Countless people with hiv suffer from seasonal depression. but there’s hope—and healing—to be found 

Higher Ground
by Diana Scholl
How one cowboy fled Katrina’s fury and found generosity, support and a new home

Sex in the Age of Meds
by Stephanie Fairyington
Do lower viral loads mean lower risk For HIV?

WHY...December 2005
by David Gelman, MD

Steps to the Future
by Ivan Oransky MD
2005 gave boosts to folks with HIV

The Fright Before Xmas
by Bill Strubbe
Surviving a holiday trip to the ER

Striking Oil
by Laura Whitehorn
The benefits of fish and olive oil keep flowing

A Gift to Yourself
by Lucile Scott
How folks manage their cash during the holidays

A New Year Bathed in Promise
by David Evans

Weighing CD4 Counts
by Bob Lederer
There’s more than one way to rate the strength of your immune system

Trainer's Bench - December 2005
by Jeffrey Gross
Fatigue—in your body or in your exercise routine—can be worked out

The Legal Eye - December 2005
by Catherine Hanssens
Bringing home the holiday bacon on disability

Sexy Holiday Toys
by Nick Burns
Give these—and get some

by Joe Westmoreland
With HIV “under control,” Joe Westmoreland finds an ailment that makes him feel good

LeRoy Whitfield 1969-2005
Remembering a POZ columnist, editor and friend

Earthwatch - December 2005
by Lucile Scott
Around the world in AIDS-y days

Tripped Up
by Shari Margolese
A seventh-grade field trip forces a showdown between Shari Margolese and her positive son

Buzz - December 2005

Out of the Blues
by Lucile Scott
How one Floridian went from bumming to humming

A Lifeline for All
by Jennifer Block
Exclusive: How waves of relief from the AIDS community kept Katrina evacuees with HIV afloat 

Yesterday's News
by Josh Sparber
Oscar nominee tours South Africa

As the Virus Turns
by Josh Sparber
Daytime soaps adopt HIV sagas

Mentors - December 2005
by Skot Hess
Russ Coon, diagnosed in July, asks a married duo whether it’s possible to keep  commitment sexy—and safe

Mailbox - December 2005

Editor's Letter - December 2005
by Angelo Ragaza
A Man of his Word

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