In every issue, you’ll find the hottest topics of interest to our readers along with cutting-edge health information.
The connection between HIV and homelessness is clear: Contracting HIV increases your risk of becoming homeless, and being homeless...
Antiretroviral options abound for both those who are HIV treatment naive and those who are experienced.
When former porn star Darren James tested HIV positive in 2004, it rocked the adult film industry—and brought it to a grinding halt.
Tired of being tired? You’re not alone in fighting fatigue, an invisible but exhausting side effect of life with HIV.
Researches have long thought that acyclovir (Zovirax), a drug to treat herpes (HSV-2), might have anti-HIV powers.
Hormonal birth control has a mixed reputation. Plus side: It’s easy to use and invisible during sex; it helps regulate menstrual cycles.
Two new sets of guidelines—from the National Institutes of Health and an international panel of experts (published in AIDS in June 2008)...
This hot tip arrives just in time for winter stews: From the lowly white button to the exotic cremini and shitake, mushrooms are loaded...
Three drug updates from the FDA
Vitamin B-12 enjoyed another shining moment in the spotlight when a small study published in the September issue of Neurology linked low...
“To confront tuberculosis in Haiti in the ’80s, we trained—and paid—community health care workers to visit people [at their homes].
Ask any parent of an HIV-positive child: Even the liquid versions of drugs for kids taste awful.
The number of people who don’t get tested for HIV, or who test late (when they’re already ill), is alarming.
With the holidays coming, you’ll soon be uttering the phrase “Charge it” as often as “Pass the gravy.” But with the ex...
Gentle yoga lifts the health of your body and mind without breaking your back.
Can a new AIDS initiative carve out strategies to topple the epidemic by 2031, its 50th anniversary? The countdown is on.
Jesse Cameron Alick mentors his young, black padawan in the ways of the big bad world.
If it’s better to give than receive, then it’s best to give the goodies-for-a-cause in this holiday gift guide. These gifts bring joy all arou...
A cyber group for positive gay men brings them face-to-face
Odd but True Tales of HIV/AIDS
An HIV-positive author’s biting commentary on a very real monster
What will you do this World AIDS Day?
Nicole Joseph’s feature “The Castaways” (September 2008) hit a serious nerve.
This past summer, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released data that show the rate of new HIV infections in the...
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