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Return Your HIV Diagnosis Now

RTB: The OMSJ has made it easy for you to turn in your false HIV diagnosis. Please read their article on “Erasing HIV’s Scarlet Letter,” and download the “Differential Diagnosis” forms, linked at OMSJ.org and below. Erasing HIV’s “SCARLET LETTER” [Link] 1. Your first letter reminds your doctor who you are.  It should contain short questions about [...]

A Shooting Gallery and an Hour Glass – Part Two

RTB is presents part two from a long-term observer and participant in the AIDS war, who has written an explorative, insightful essay in two parts for ReduceTheBurden. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . [...]

A Shooting Gallery and an Hour Glass – Part One

RTB is pleased to present a considered piece of writing from a long-term observer and participant in the AIDS war, who has written an explorative, insightful essay in two parts for ReduceTheBurden. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . [...]

Soon We Will All Be AIDS Patients

by Liam Scheff Special for OMSJ.org Nationalized Health Care – mandatory and without option of refusal – sits on our doorstep. It knocks, and for our sake, the President and lady speaker have saved us from answering the door. It will enter, with or without our consent. How will you benefit from socialized medicine? The [...]

Quitting Drugs Is Not Enough

Some folks who have read my story about quitting AIDS drugs and nearly two dozen other prescription drugs seem to think I attribute my improved health to that choice alone. It isn’t that simple. There is no doubt in my mind that taking so many prescription drugs, even under the care of physicians, was damaging [...]

Artists Welcome at RTB

Are you an artist? Submit your RTB-themed web art, for web posters, or for printing as stickers and flyers. Make a statement that supports the idea of improving the lives of Aids patients by “reducing the burden” and “removing the stigma” of the diagnosis; talk about the HIV testing problem, or the overly-harsh and terribly [...]

What are the Side-Effects You’ve Experienced with Aids Drugs?

What’s your story? RTB wants to know. Have you taken Aids drugs? What were the side-effects you experienced, or are experiencing? Do you think the drugs hurt, or helped? What was successful? What did you categorize as success? What caused pain? How did you deal with it? What can you recommend to others? Please share [...]

How Are You Staying Healthy With Your Diagnosis?

RTB wants to know: What are you doing to stay healthy? Drugs, micronutrients, clean-living, excercise, prayer, socialization, meditation, sex, yoga, writing, talking, reading, walking, thinking, fighting? What has worked? What hasn’t? What’s your trick to staying healthy? Share your experience and your regimen…

Write For Us

Do you have a story to tell about HIV testing? About Aids drugs? About the Aids industry or doctors? A personal success story? Consider submitting your story for publication at RTB. Have you recently been given an Hiv test result? Do you currently have a “positive” diagnosis? What has your experience been? With the drugs, [...]