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It's due out this decade. It's no magic bullet. It's going to make HIV eradication look as quaint as a chinese cucumber. But first you gotta b...
For 20 years we have bled, sweat and wept for an end to AIDS. Patrick Califia-Rice asks what we talk about when we talk about a cure.
Lymphoma is in the stars for more and more longtime HIVers. It's an immune-cell thing. But you can brighten your horoscope with early detect...
Frank OldhamAGE: 52 TESTED POSITIVE: 1995STRAIGHT FROM THE HEART: This AIDS-activist dinosaur -- and
"JUST SAY NO" has never been easy to say yes to. Whether targeted at teen drug use or teen sex, the
Love is a battlefield -- and so is high school sex ed. Michelle Tan went back to class to find out w
The headlines blared and sirens sounded: San Francisco's Department of Public Health reported in Jun
After spending the better part of 2000 questioning the causal link between HIV and AIDS and sparking
[Cover of the Sun reading "AIDS HORROR, AILING POPE'S LAST BATTLE"]While this tabloid cover may have
When you're doing the safety dance -- whether at the club or on the web -- the more you know, the ea
Don't let Big Bro keep you from making the most of the Net. Here's how to surf under the radar:Junkb
Day 1: "Some information about what's going on?" I thrust a flier toward two guys, but they don't fl
When it comes to AIDS, numbers in Zimbabwe are hard to comprehend because they're so big. When I vis
A couple of years ago, Earline Budd was elbow-deep, plunging the latest Department of Corrections cl
The next BIG THING in anti-HIV drug may be discovered not in some high-tech, super-secure lab but lu
It felt bittersweet the other night to see Julian Schnabel's spirited and beautiful adaptation of Re
Derek Jarman: A Biography By Tony PeakeOverlook Press/New York CityThe works of British f
Jacqueline M. Fuentes1981-2000I first met Jackie at a support group for HIV positive adolescents in
CAREERSOne of the few "Gingrich Republicans" to keep his campaign term-limits promise, Rep. Tom Cobu
HAART or heart disease? Plug your numbers into this fancy formula, grind a crank, and the answer fli
PART: Young leaves FORMS: Steamed or dried leaves prepared as tea; capsules; tabletsUSES: Mild stimu
For anyone undergoing radiation or chemotherapy (see "Cancer Rising"), Kedar Prasad, PhD, an expert
It's news when an old dog is up to new tricks. Bristol-Myers Squibb, responsible for the early-'90s
Help may be at hand for that haggard Susan Hayward look. Four new treatments handle the fat.
A single amino acid may solve two very different problems. For those who've been singing the burning
The hope: Shed the side effects, complex dosing schedules and pill burden of protease inhibitors (PI
The fact that female HIVers are much more likely to have abnormal Pap smears than their neggie siste
AtlantaOne of the often-unspoken joys of HIV is OHL -- oral hairy leukoplakia. It's a condition of t
Tattoo you? Prick away, Nursie sayeth, but keep it clean, spell Mom (or whoever) correctly -- but first consider a temporary.
With the welter of HIV meds on the market, accurate, current and user-friendly info about treatment
Tales of the City creator Armistead Maupin's latest novel has entirely new characters but strikes so
A friend invites Lillian Thiemann to take a stroll down memory lane, but that road's so rocky she trips over the contradictions.
The experience of mass death works on a survivor or community in strange ways. Praise it as healing
Rest in Peace I got such a shock when I read that Stephen Gendin died. He had an
In 1989, the Centers for Disease Control's (CDC) definition of AIDS included only certain opportunis
With an aging biological clock working her last nerve, Emily Carter realizes that the only surprise Ms. Stork is delivering is the present-and...