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January / February 2014



Body Counts
by Sean Strub
POZ founder Sean Strub tells all.

Faith, Hope and Charity
by Kate Ferguson
The black church takes a seat at the HIV/AIDS table.

From the Editor

Houses of the Holy
by Oriol R. Gutierrez Jr.
How much power does religion hold within the fight to end AIDS?


Letters-January/February 2014
The article 'Cut to Fit' challenged the non-believers around circumcision as a form of HIV prevention. 


Sister Solidarity
by Oriol R. Gutierrez Jr.
Positive Women's Network USA executive director Naina Khanna advocates for self-empowerment.

POZ Planet

Like a Prayer
by Trenton Straube
Soulful poems, psalms and affirmations for those living with HIV

More Gay Couples Can Test Together
by Trenton Straube
 A program that allows gay male couples to receive HIV counseling and testing together. 

Poz Stories: Erin Gingrich
by Trenton Straube
Former Miss Arizona finds herself in a new role as AIDS activist. 

Status Symbols
by Trenton Straube
The ''HIV Equal'' testing campaign includes all.

The AIDS Walk, with a Cane and Cameras
by Trenton Straube
Joseph Kibler completes the 6.2 miles of AIDS Walk Los Angeles overcoming physical adversity.

Out in the Open
by Trenton Straube
An LA advocacy group gives visibility to black gay men and HIV.

Oh Baby, Baby!
by Trenton Straube
Salt-N-Pepa snowboards help Lifebeat.


Remembering Dennis Daniel
by POZ Staff
The POZ staff pay tribute to our late friend Dennis Daniel, who helped launch the magazine and stayed with the company until his death.

Care and Treatment

Glowing Reports on Global AIDS
by Benjamin Ryan
Global AIDS advocates celebrate advances that seemed unimaginable a decade ago.

Red States Say No to Medicaid Expansion
by Benjamin Ryan
The Deep South has proved uniformly stubborn in its refusal to expand Medicaid.

New HIV Replication Pathway Discovered
by Benjamin Ryan
A controversial new study challenges the belief that the unintegrated virus cannot reproduce.

Low Viral Load Still a Threat
by Benjamin Ryan
HIV-positive people taking antiretrovirals who have an ongoing detectable viral load may be at a raised risk for treatment failure.

Cocaine Fuels HIV
by Benjamin Ryan
Cocaine may raise the likelihood of acquiring HIV and also fuel the virus’ spread from cell to cell.

Research Notes

Prevention: Possible Microbicide Tricks HIV
by Benjamin Ryan
A new potential microbicide element may be fooling HIV.

Treatment: Antifungal Agent Fights HIV
by Benjamin Ryan
The topical antifungal agent ciclopirox wipes out HIV in laboratory studies.

Cure: CCR5 Gene Therapy Milestone
by Benjamin Ryan
Scientists have proved that it is possible to engineer immune cells to control HIV without ongoing antiretroviral therapy.

Concerns: Worse Outcomes From Multiple Clinics
by Benjamin Ryan
Those who receive treatment for HIV at numerous clinics, instead of at one, are less likely to be on antiretrovirals.

POZ Heroes

Tough Love
by Casey Halter
After seven years living HIV positive Stephanie Brown has gained the strength to speak out.


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