Jyoti Dhawale Surve

Jyoti Dhawale Surve

HIV Positive since 2005. My aim: Breaking down the wall of stigma, fear, discrimination caused by ignorance by showing my face and talking about the disease which is just a mere virus. My dream : United against HIV into making the world a better, happy place to live in for People Living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA). My Quote : Life is full of struggles and challenges with lot of surprises thrown in. Thus learn to live, no matter how worse the situation...

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Living With HIV: My struggle with Efavirenz

"Efavirenz...had completely taken control over me, and even my life. It made me angrier and bitter, just a few weeks after I was put on it."
on Jul 11, 2014

[Photo story] Living with HIV: ‘Unnatural cr...

Whenever I disclose my HIV status, they give me a warm hug with open arms saying “awww baby, It’s alright”. Not even once have I been stigmatize...
on Feb 11, 2014

Living with HIV: Being positive does not mean you ...

Living with HIV: Being HIV positive does not mean you cannot do things that you normally use to do before.
on Nov 12, 2013