Category Archives: Living Well With HIV

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Vaccine Shortage Complicates Efforts To Quell Hepatitis A Outbreaks

By Stephanie O’Neill San Diego County, battling a deadly outbreak of hepatitis A, is postponing an outreach campaign to provide the second of two inoculations against the contagious liver disease until a national shortage of the vaccine is resolved, the county’s chief public health officer said. “Our goal is to get that vaccine in as…

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For Active Seniors, Cohousing Offers A Cozier Alternative To Downsizing

By Sharon Jayson Photos by Heidi de Marco The 5-mile hikes, yoga classes and communal dinners are now routines for the residents at PDX Commons Cohousing in Portland, Ore. These 39 individuals (about half partnered but largely strangers at first) started forging relationships well before they moved in late this summer to join a trend…

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Reach For The Rainbows In The Sky- Mich’s Monday Mantra

Today’s Mich’s Monday Mantra is special, it’s from a few years ago and felt really meaningful to share today. It was recorded in Sedona, Arizona and is “Reach For The Rainbows In The Sky”. No matter how dark things may seem around us, there will ALWAYS be rainbows in the sky, so dream, and never…

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Watching The Daybreak- Mich’s Monday Mantra

Today’s Mich’s Monday Mantra is coming to you from the Ocean Institute in Dana Point, California Our Mantra today is “Watching The Daybreak“. As we sit and meditate and watch the sunrise we listen to the sound of the Pacific Ocean and sit in awe of the Universe Enjoy-Namaste   #MichsMondayMantra  #HIVThrive 

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Foto Friday – Aspen Treasure

There is nothing like Aspen Leaves turning color. This week’s #FotoFriday is called Aspen Treasure and was taken in Aspen Colorado  

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Wherever Your Heart Is There You Will Find Your Treasure – Mich’s Monday Mantra

Each day we wake up and our world seems like it is going mad….the news is bad, politicians are crazy and our phones are beeping and buzzing every second. We all feel overwhelmed. What must take time out every day, to be calm, be quite and be still and look into our own hearts for…

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Find Your Safe Harbor – Mich’s Monday Mantra

Today’s Mich’s Monday Mantra is from a few years ago. The mantra is Find Your Safe Harbor I felt this mantra was perfect for today. There have been so many awful things going on around us lately especially the senseless violence across the country. We can all make a difference and an impact in the…

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Foto Friday “Catalina Canvas”

Today’s #FotoFriday is Catalina Canvas. This photo was taken at sunset in Dana Point, California with a view of Catalina The sky is magical- enjoy  

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Beyond The Darkness There is Always Light – Mich’s Monday Mantra

As I was getting ready to post today’s Mich’s Monday Mantra I decided to use a mantra we had from 2015. We have so much darkness and hate in our world and due to last nights senseless massacre in Las Vegas, our mantra today is “Beyond The Darkness There Is Always Light” Our thoughts and…

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California Scrambles To Contain ‘Unprecedented’ Hepatitis A Outbreaks

By Stephanie O’Neill Health officials in California are struggling to contain fierce outbreaks of hepatitis A among homeless people and drug abusers in three counties, including San Diego, where 16 people have died. Hundreds more have become ill and been hospitalized, mostly in the San Diego area, often not far from tourist destinations. The disease…

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