In every issue, you'll find the hottest topics of interest to our readers along with cutting-edge health information.
In 1997, his face was plastered across Chautauqua County, NY. Now, the "AIDS monster" grapples with love, sex, crime and even responsibility
Studies show that if you're HIV positive, you're more vulnerable to cervical and anal cancer, two potential killers that you can easily stop u...
POZ coducts the first-ever national survey of new HIV-transmission crimes
The roots of imaginative literature about AIDS lie in the rage and despair of the crisis years. But as these four new flowerings show, writers...
If you heard that in the past decade there was a 34-fold increase in any potentially deadly illness among PWAs, you'd be worried.
Brenda was 25 years old and six months pregnant when she learned she had HIV in December 1996. Two months later, she felt a bump on her outer...
Your anal Pap smear report will contain one of the following classifications:
Should people with HIV protect their sex partners from the virus? Of course, the only answer that ma
Fit for a QueenAs a health educator, personal trainer and group exercise leader, I was pleased to se
John and Mary just wanted to help. They’d been married for two years and had settled down in m
NEGDespite 28,000 Los Angelenos in need, a state audit in May confirmed that $22 million in annual f
Two gay guys have sex without a condom and it’s called a subculture. A mixed–HIV status
"It's not fair!"—Dissident University of California at Berkeley professor Peter Duesberg, PhD,
Whether you’re the diehard rather-go-naked-than-wear-fur type or a leather-loving, meat-eating
We know there are HIVer lesbian and bisexual women out there (see “Of Dykes & Data,”
Webcams have become de rigueur, and with them, gay men showing off their naked bodies—some eve
We’ve had it with watching bratty college kids play out their issues on TV and the Internet, r
The Night Larry Kramer Kissed MeFILMNEXT/John Tilly, opens in New York July 14(Check www.kissedme.co
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RAVEN LOPEZ (POZ, May 1999)
Port Authority is full of queers on this late-April Friday night, but my friend Catherine wants us t
The new head of AIDS Action, the staid (some say stale) lobby group for AIDS service organizations, promises congressional clout and fresh ide...
After these web gabbers gave the OK, Gene Chance of HIVstraight.com sent POZ this excerpt of a recen
The other ACT UP has declared war on the entire AIDS community. Martin Delaney, a veteran of their violence, is mad as hell and he's not going...
Stephen Gendin goes in for a Pap smear and comes out with a date for surgery. But after talking to others who bent for the knife, that's one a...
Five drug-makers prescribe treatment availability for Africa. Dave Gilden says, “Put your R&D where your mouth is.”
Strategic Treatment Interruptions—a.k.a. drug holidays—are the new dream destination. But are they for everyone? Keith Henry...
I get these metal pill cases from Kitchen Market, a burrito place on Eighth Avenue. On the top of th
Is the grass greener after Sean Strub's second drug holiday? Whether it revved up his immune system is too soon to tell.
Just as the ancient Greeks had their tricky Trojan Horse, HIV apparently has its own stealth weapon
Sure, that podiatrist is pretty—but pricey! Let Nursie take a peek at that wicked wart on your footsie first.
YohimbePart: BarkForms: Capsules or liquid (herb); tablets (Rx yohimbine drug)Uses: Aphrodisiac; hel
Q: I've been positive for three years. My CD4 count is at 400 and falling, so I've decided to start
Better unearth that therapist's phone number at the bottom of your things-to-do pile. The old adage
The Ray brothers—Ricky, 10, Robby, 9, and Randy, 8—were three kids living with hemophili