The way of beto
The path may be difficult, but the spiritual perspective of each can make the road be easy or difficult. Beto chose face it head on and now everything is easier

I discovered that I had HIV in 2013, 24 years ago and I thought my world was going to end, I had a relationship, adoption plans with my partner and everything, my partner had not been infected and could not stand the bar for long; we had a life built and destroyed only by my irresponsibility.

Soon I found a person who helped me a lot, even being negative he was able to give me the security I needed to start the treatment, at first I could not let him touch me with fear and lack of information, but he was patient and we overcame next to each day.

When I discovered the disease my viral load was very high, even though I discovered it early, about 4 months after being infected, my CD4 was also high (700) but my doctor decided that we should start the medication to prevent it from falling . I was very scared but I had support and I started.

I read a lot about stories of people who did not adapt and I was afraid the same thing would happen to me, but I decided to trust my doctor.

I started treatment with Lamivudine, Efavirenz and Tenofovir, the only thing I felt in the first few days was a little nausea but nothing sweeping. I took everything together before I went to bed, and after a few 30 minutes I felt my body soft and asking for a bed, and I was going to sleep like an angel, the next day I would wake up a little nauseated, but I would just have breakfast
strengthened. I'm on medication until now and rarely have any effect on it, I think you were lucky, my last appointment my doctor informed me that I would switch to a new treatment that is just a single bedtime pill that encompasses these three medicines.

I made this report so people know that it is not the same with everyone and that the psychological influences a lot I believe.

I never had vomiting, fainting or hallucinations, I adapted very well and fast the medication. For me the stigma has still been the worst part, but I think it's important that they know that not everything is as terrible as we read.

My biggest fear is the future but I know it could be much worse and the future will not be concluded due to this illness, but due to my attitudes and thoughts.


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Yes, this is the photo of me! My niece asked me to put this picture on my profile! .... I had here a description of me that one person described as "irreverent". This is really a euphemistic way of classifying what was here. All I know is that an "NGO" which occupies a building of 10 floors has established a partnership with me, and I have the logs of the partnership time, which was more a vampirism because for each 150 people leaving my site, clicking on them, there was, on average, one that came in. WHEN I ENTERED AND ENTERED

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