Lorraine shares other medical conditions she has contracted due to HIV.
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Let’s see, I’ve had pneumocystis pneumonia; I’ve had herpes zoster; I’ve had the shingles; I’ve had vaginal yeast dysplasia; I’ve had thrush in the mouth and that’s something I get periodically. I get probably every six months I get a case of thrush. It’s just to remind me that I have still HIV, you know, because I forget. I think, let’s see what else, I have hit menopause in an earlier age. I think I was like 32 when I hit menopause. Of course doctors thought I was crazy and I kept saying, “Look, I know, I know I am having menopause. I know I am having hot flashes”, but it’s okay. I have stopped having a menstrual cycle since the age of 35. So, I mean hey, what else can HIV do to me? Hey!