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Lynne Meyerkord

Lynne Meyerkord

Executive Director, AIDS Project of the Ozarks

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HIV and Mental Health: 'A Lot of Times, They're Just Tired and Worn Out'

HIV and Mental Health: 'A Lot of Times, They're Just Tired and Worn Out'

Jannis Evans and Lynne Meyerkord both work in HIV advocacy. Jannis is the longtime advocate for people living with HIV and used to work in the field, and Lynne is the Executive Director at the AIDS Project of the Ozarks in Springfield.

I met up with them at the Jefferson City office of Empower Missouri.

They spoke about how the impacts and complications of an HIV diagnosis can go far beyond physical health.

HIV Prevention Medication: 'It's Not Being Rolled Out Equally for Women'

HIV Prevention Medication: 'It's Not Being Rolled Out Equally for Women'

Jannis Evans and Lynne Meyerkord both work in HIV advocacy. Jannis is the longtime advocate for people living with HIV and used to work in the field, and Lynne is the Executive Director at the AIDS Project of the Ozarks in Springfield.

I met up with them at the Jefferson City office of Empower Missouri.

They spoke about medications that have changed the way HIV is treated and about some of the people who could most benefit – specifically African American women.

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