Become enlightened and empowered with astonishing facts you won't find in the mainstream media. This podcast gives insight into the real meaning of headline AIDS news, shares remarkable personal stories from people directly affected by tests and treatments, and offers thought provoking interviews with doctors and scientists from around the globe who challenge conventional thinking on HIV, AIDS and health.

Latest Podcast

Episode 104: Five Questions About Charlie Sheen

Actor Charlie Sheen revealed his HIV status this week. The last time we checked, having sex while positive was no longer a felony, drugs and alcohol caused false positives, and kissing on TV didn’t transmit “HIV.” Why do the media assume otherwise?


“How Positive Are You” co-host Elizabeth Ely looks at the Sheen revelations from a new angle by asking a different set of questions. Continue Reading …

NEWS UPDATE: Is Open Access Publisher Frontiers ‘Predatory’ or Just Airing Unpopular Views on ‘HIV’?

November 2, 2015 — A leading critic of “open access” academic journals has cited the publication of an article on HIV dissidence in Frontiers in Public Health as one reason he has questioned that publisher’s integrity. Texas A&M Professor Patricia Goodson talked with “How Positive Are You” about the uproar over that article in its Episode 98 of March 11, 2015.


Was Frontiers singled out for its willingness to publish controversial views? Continue Reading …

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“I’ve been listening to your podcasts and I’m extremely moved because it’s been almost a year and half since I got a positive diagnosis.  I enjoy listening because it helps me immensely because the biggest hurdle I’ve been dealing with is the mental and psychological part of how to live amidst an almost always preoccupation with the subject of my health.  Fortunately my health is good and I have not taken any.”

“Wow! I am hearing so many things I already knew when i listen to your show, I believe in self healing all the way, but when I got diagnosed i went right on meds because i was so scared! Tommy Morrison & Henry Bauer, i think have just saved my life, I really know this! I HAVE NO DOUBT ABOUT THIS! …I want to cry right now and nothing every really brings me to tears even when i am happy… THANK YOU SO MUCH!”

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—Brett, Australia

“Please tell me that you’re going to continue “ How Positive Are You?”  The podcast has been a great source of inspiration to me.  The last one broadcast had me bawling my eyes out!!  I am commited to carrying on Christine’s legacy.  I really wish I would have had to chance to get to meet her.  Please keep up the excellent work.  We’re counting on you!”
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Sascha Sarnoff, California

“I listen to your show because it is one of the few sources of intelligent news about the wacky world of AIDS. I’ve been following the insanity for almost 20 years now, and every time I see a mainstream article about AIDS spouting the tired old party line, my heart sinks. Every time a friend or family member unquestioningly believes what they hear about “science” from “experts”, it sinks again. Listening to your podcast reminds me that I’m not the only person on the planet who doesn’t swallow all the misinformation we’re being fed. Listening to you gives me hope!”
Carol, Santa Cruz, California

“Incredibly interesting and informative… renews my faith in independent media.”
Jeff C, Brooklyn, NY

“I have spent the last four days listening to your podcasts. I walked around a huge park in the rain today and listened to the latest one. It was great and took me through many emotions.” —Kristen

“Your review of AIDS news is a refreshing dose of sanity in a medical world gone mad. Keep up the great work.”
M Rubenstein, Washington, DC

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“This is a lifeline for people drowning in a sea of misinformation about HIV and AIDS.”

“Up until now, I’ve been a very traditional thinker about medicine and believed everything I read about HIV and AIDS. My departure from this thinking has been quite difficult, but I am really enjoying listening and learning.” —GB

“Your podcasts give people moments of clarity that I imagine could very well change the course of their lives.”
Matthew Anderson, West Hollywood, CA

“I love your podcasts. You two are a great team. You’re both so personable, and eloquent and knowledgeable. It’s a real pleasure listening.” —Laura O

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