In every issue, you'll find the hottest topics of interest to our readers along with cutting-edge health information.
When famed photographer Herb Ritts died suddenly at 50, the media never mentioned the A-word, let alone his heroic battle against blindness.&n...
1981: Docs in LA and New York reported the first Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) and PCP cases among gay men t
Flying the cocktail coop is every pill-weary HIVer's dream, but is a drug holiday right for you? With formal study results far from hatc...
Dish with doc.ÃÂ Your MD can help you weigh the pros and cons of a break?”and plan its length
Postcards from three HIVers' treatment holiday:Monica Johnson, 37Columbia, Louisiana Volunteer CEO,
With fed-funded AIDS groups on abstinence-only watch, a St. Louis scandal sparks a firing.
POSThe Boy Scouts' motto, "Be prepared," entered the 21st century (even if its stance on
Score one more for no-jimmy blowjobs in the endless "Is oral sex safe?" debate. "In term
What could be holding up FDA approval of much-needed generic Rebetol (ribavirin), Schering-Plough's
A passionate practice-what-you-preach pastor gets HIV-tested in front of his flock
Think the flu's a big wuss compared to HIV? In 1918 influenza offed 20 million folks worldwide. True
Soft-hearted software tycoon strikes again! In January, the billion-buck Bill & Melinda Gates Founda
Education Director, Correct HELP I am a superhero without superpowers. Faster than a speeding bullet
What's the silliest thing anyone's said to you about the virus? HIVers recall run-ins with some real
POZ congratulates two of our columnists on getting engaged (but not to each other): River Huston wed
Budgets for prophylactics may go limp as federal funds shoot into abstinence-only initiatives, but t
Dykes and bi-girls skip the latex more often than gay men, said Western Kentucky University research
What's the real problem with patents? They knock scientific progress off track
Winona Ryder will put in a quarter of her community service time at the LA-based Caring for Children and Families with AIDS.
Do health benefits have you holding onto a lousy job, scared to lose or leave it? Follow your bliss-HIVers have a safety net out there.
Get covered through your spouse's plan— or your lover's, if his or her company offers domestic-partner bennies.
A French study of some 1,050 HIVers found most had “better health-related quality of life?? one ye
A California law sets a pro-PWA precedent
Got HIV and hepatitis B? French docs recently found that HIV/B types, especially those with ÃÂ 200
I’m a pillar of health,” crows transgendered (TG) Bostonian Alexis Price, 37. That&rsquo
Who says serodiverse love can’t last? A few months ago, after three years with my girlfriend,
You know all those big-type HIV words that look important…but what the *#%$ do they mean? Lik
It's good for your health.
Sure, we all know new U.S. guidelines say you can put off HAART until your T cells hit 350. But docs
Doth the bell toll for Zerit, a.k.a. Bristol-Myers Squibb’s embattled nucleoside analog, d4T?
Our intrepid shrink, Patrick Califia, puts three disclosure doozies on the couch  ...
Leroy Whitfield gets his groove back in Jamcia-until he gives tongue
The ReproducersI am an HIV positive mother who has a 3-year-old negative child ["Baby Love", Dec
'80s pop star Paul “Boom Boom (Let's Go Back to My Room)-Lekakis got the bug-and now he's acting up a storm
Back in '79, on Saturdays or Sundays, my mom would fill a plastic picnic basket with food. Then we'd