In every issue, you’ll find the hottest topics of interest to our readers along with cutting-edge health information.
With their multidrug resistance and dwindling T cells, HIVers desperate for “salvage therapy" remind us that in the absence of a cure...
Before it was trashed amidst the U.S.-led invasion, this hospital outside Baghdad was both protector and prison for its HIVers in Sadaam’s..
By holding next year’s world AIDS confab in Bangkok, will the global community be backing Thailand’s practice of murdering HIVers?
Villagers with HIV in Xiongqiao, in China’s Henan Province, rallied last summer to demand better care and payment of their $36 monthly aid..
If you lack health insurance—and Medicaid or ADAP won’t cover needed care—point your legislators to Maine.
In May, a New York Times investigation hit the Bayer Corp. with a headache from hell.
Popular South African Parliament member Patricia de Lille has launched the country’s first woman-led political party with three HIVers...
Married for 30 years, my friend Juanita agonized over an unprotected sex affair — but wouldn’t go near a clinic for an HIV test.
Thirteen percent of HIVers have done the dirty without using condoms or mentioning their serostatus to negative or untested partners.
A belated tribute is due to gay-rights pioneer John E. Fryer, MD, one of the first psychiatrists to specialize in treating HIVers.
Three reality flicks duke it out to deliver a crash course on the global catastrophe
Sequined showstopper Peter Allen’s grand entrance onto Broadway—again
Chris Bull’s ambitious tour of two decades of seminal AIDS writing, While the World Sleeps (Thunder’s Mouth Press, $16.95), opens with...
Nurse Know-It-All serves up some cold, HAART advice on her two favorite vices
Anonymous discloses to a devastated response—her own
My boyfriend doesn’t want to have sex with me a lot of the time.
Partner is my favorite section of POZ.
The stud/slut double standard is worse than degrading—it’s downright deadly.
The feds’ goal of halving America’s HIV rate—now 40,000 new cases a year—by 2005 would cost $383 mil more in prevention funds annually...
Keeping condoms consumer-friendly takes constant innovation, especially with oral sex such a, uh, hard sell. Mint is out. What’s in?
Tattoos have been getting some bad ink.
Google “home HIV test,” and Discreet’s website pops up.
Trials of Serostim (human growth hormone or HGH) to treat lipodystrophy are now joined by a study of peptide TH9507.
Reyataz (atazanavir) and Emtriva (emtricitabine)
Nerve-numb HIVers who loved Numb Toes and Aching Soles and Numb Toes and Other Woes, Senneff’s guides to periperhal neuropathy (PN)...
The incidence of non-Hodgkins lymphoma hasn’t fallen in the HAART era.
HAART is famous for raising cholesterol, but you’re lacking in lipid linguistics?
Raise your pinkie and haul out Granny’s china: Tea might cure AIDS.
Resistant HIV floods Europe! Superinfections sighted! Fat returns to lipo faces!
While the big National HIV Prevention Conference in July sounded the alarm over last year’s 7.1 percent rise in new gay HIV cases...
Hiv/hepatitis C coinfection poses a dilemma: Which virus should be treated first?
To fight the stress and worry of HIV, I pray, use relaxation tapes—and sing.
A blood test may soon show your risk for HIV-associated dementia (HAD).
Love don’t come easy to middle-aged cabbies with HIV. M. C. Mars drives the point home.
A ballsy corps of HIVers strikes up awareness