Fashion and theatrical show raises awareness for people living with HIV/AIDS
Dean Thullner was a young man when he was diagnosed with HIV.
“I was told I had three days left to live when I was 27 years old and it was a very difficult time,” said Thullner, now 53, who added he also struggled with addiction and mental issues following his diagnosis.
In 2011, Thullner took part in a mental health program at St. Paul's Hospital and credits his participation there for his ability now to have “the luxury of a long life.”
Angela White, St. Paul's Hospital Volunteer