In every issue, you'll find the hottest topics of interest to our readers along with cutting-edge health information.
Wanted: Six NYC PWAS to share job experiences. Big growth potential. must be willing to get hands dirty.
Big business isn't making friends with PWAS. But the positive policies at these 25 companies is help wanted.
Fifteen years ago, to commemorate our first Valentine's Day, Kees Chapman gave me a card that boasted a big heart built from thousands of bric...
AIDS was my generation’s Great War, and ACT UP was our army. For the rest of my life my imagin
The November 1999 issue—the “new POZ”—certainly got your attention, and this expanded Mailbox features only a sample o...
Drug company goliath Glaxo Wellcome PLC took a hit in October from the postmodern slingshot: a lawsu
Just days after the international emergency-relief group Doctors Without Borders/MÃ©decins San
In his room at Chelsea’s Allerton Hotel, which doubles as a New York City residence for homele
NEGDespite increased profits, Glaxo Wellcome announced in October that it will shut down drug produc
Edmund Morris’ official biography– turned–murky “memoir” of Ronald Rea
The debut of the new San Francisco AIDS Foundation (SFAF) gay-focused prevention posters in October&
“These people, they have all these galas, all these lunchesin posh places, but they’ve n
Winding our way through the soulless glass and steel of the sprawling Los Angeles Convention Center,
I sat in the dark of Lincoln Center, clutching my girlfriend’s hand in grief while listening t
(POZ October 1998)Calling: Ex-gay, preacher Age: “39 going on 60” Diagnosed: 1986 What&r
TRIBUTEChester Myers1945-1999My first memory of Chester is from a Toronto community center in 1989:
Columnist Emily Carter used to settle for getting healthy off the fat of activism. Now she wants to bring home the bacon.
Protease-era progress and pitfalls make “AIDS” ÃÂ la 1993 obsolete. What's in a name? Michael Scarce has the answer.
Take the Sean O. Strub challenge: Come out, come out, whatever your status—at work and in bed.
Holding his nose as he picks bad from worse, political pundit Doug Ireland recommends Bradley over Gore. The big guy's proved to be a better l...
A year and a half after promising CPR for the AIDS emergency in the black community, the feds finally deliver—a Band-Aid.
Valerie Caris has used her body for money and art. Now it's a source of healing, too. A tale of debauchery and revival
With drug resistance, every dose of meds is a crapshoot. Two new tests can maximize your odds
Are you newly infected? It might help to know if your virus is drug resistant before choosing a regimen. Or it might not
Sean Strub's high blood fats could lead to ticker trouble
Brand Name: To be announcedGeneric Name: TipranavirCompany: Pharmacia & UpjohnFor: HIVClass: Pro
Who knew? Calcium, the fabled bone-builder, turns out to have another benefit: It’s a bullish
When I started my meds a couple of years ago, I began to have problems with my skin—breakouts,
Those unseemly bumps Down There
Top oncologist Alexandra Levine breaks the great and grim news about tumors in PWAs
(HEALTH TIP)—Hepatitis A is certainly no fun—it can cause flulike symptoms, gastrointest
Ever since Kramer and company got together to do something about the gay men's health crisis, the fighting hasn't stopped.