In every issue, you'll find the hottest topics of interest to our readers along with cutting-edge health information.
A drug bust, a prison sentence and an HIV diagnosis could easily derail anyone's life. But HIV-positive ex-prisoners Waheedah Shabazz-El and C...
Soap opera fans have been expecting General Hospital's HIV-positive character, Dr. Robin Scorpio, to have a baby. The stork is finally on the...
“Undetectable” HIV found in semen
Meditation eases anxiety and depression and improves the health of people with HIV—without any co-pay.
We've long wondered whether HIV drugs act differently in women than in men. If the med in question is a protease inhibitor (PI), the answer...
The HIV drug abacavir (a nuke found in Ziagen, Epzicom and Trizivir) has a revised label. The new information, in brief, is this:
During her 15-year battle to stay healthy with HIV and hepatitis C in prison, Beverly “Chopper” Henry, 59, has maintained an inspi...
Most protease inhibitor (PI)-based HIV combos are boosted with the PI Norvir (ritonavir). Norvir slows the breakdown of other PIs, keeping the...
Many people coinfected with HIV and hepatitis C take milk thistle supplements for liver health.
HIV meds may have a new target: a vulnerable spot on the doughnut-shaped protease enzyme.
Water isn't the only way to quench your thirst.
New stats reveal that about one third of people who test positive for HIV in many U.S. cities do so with low CD4 counts and often with an AIDS...
As prices soar, you can still afford the nutrition you need without breaking the bank.
Organic foods are as hot as iPhones and Facebook these days—but unlike most fads, these healthful eats should never go out of fashion.
Although we had no moneyI was rich as I could beIn my coat of many colorsMy momma made for me—Dolly Parton, “Coat of Many Colors...
Is locking up HIV-positive people fueling stigma?
All of Us, a new film about the plight of black women and HIV in the United States
POSIn August, presidential hopefuls John McCain and Barack Obama squared off in a debate at Saddleba
“Safe sex is great sex, so you better wear a latex, latex...so wrap it up.”—Lil Wayne
A new anthology by and for black gay and bisexual men
Can Parents Prevent HIV?
Straight “positoid” Shawn Decker explains his passion for beauty pageants—and his angst over anti-gay contestants.
Telling someone that you have HIV requires a different tact when disclosure is spontaneous.
OFFICE POLITICSBob Ickes’s July/August 2008 cover story “Service Interruption” abo