Advertisement

POZ October 2004

POZ October 2004

In every issue, you'll find the hottest topics of interest to our readers along with cutting-edge health information.

Feature

POZ Magazine

Crime No. 69

In which our nervous HIVer pays a big price for two little words we've all been tempted to say before sex: "I'm negative."

Inside the Issue

POZ Magazine

Who's Afraid of HU?

How—and why—the government and top docs have shelved a potentially lifesaving HIV med

POZ Magazine

Six Nights in Bangkok

Despite a record 17,000 delegates from 160 countries (and a smattering of celebs), the 15th Internat

POZ Magazine

Their Patients, Their People

More than half of all new HIVers are African American, but only a handful of top HIV docs are black.  Now these MDs are uniting to stand...

POZ Magazine

Thar She Blows!

Hey, HIVers: Don't know if you should disclose before someone goes down on you? Consider:

POZ Magazine

HU Handbook

The Treatment Scoop on Hydroxyurea HU is still experimental for HIVers, so if yo

POZ Magazine

Top Black MDs

Don't see one near you? Call the nearest and ask for a referral. Andre Brutus

POZ Magazine

Heartbreak Hotel

Shabby HIVer housing rouses an unlikely activist

POZ Magazine

Quilt Trip

Admirers thread among 8,000 new AIDS Memorial Quilt blocks blanketing the Ellipse—just south o

POZ Magazine

Earthwatch

The U.S.’ MTV network vowed to continue airing frank AIDS and condom messages—despite fe

POZ Magazine

No PEP Rally

Easy-access morning-after HIV meds? It can't happen here!

POZ Magazine

Milestones

On July 1, New York City’s Gay Men’s Health Crisis and AIDS Project Los Angeles partnere

POZ Magazine

Show & Tell

When you feel like crap, do you play it up-or down? Summer's over, but these HIVers aren't throwing in the (beach) towel.

POZ Magazine

Topsy-Turvy

Are tops the new bottoms for HIV risk?

POZ Magazine

AIDS VOTE '04

With deadlines for voter registration and absentee ballots in this year’s presidential electio

POZ Magazine

Pos & Neg

POSEvery tourist entering Bangkok during the city’s weeklong world AIDS confab in July got one

POZ Magazine

Meth-od Actor

Pop cult hero John Cameron Mitchell inches into battle against HIV's best bud: crystal meth

POZ Magazine

West Denial Virus

A dissident's film dodges the "other" side

POZ Magazine

Bangkok Big Top

Elephants prancing on the logo of July’s International AIDS conference in Thailand (see &ldquo

POZ Magazine

Briefs

The incidence of anal cancer among gay HIVer men hasn't fallen significantly in the HAART era, a

POZ Magazine

Private Parts

HIVers are living longer-but so are their chances of having something growing down there

POZ Magazine

Forbidden Grapefruit

Grapefruit juice (GFJ to its friends), like all citrus, bursts with crucial nutrients like vitamins

POZ Magazine

Quick Study: Prostate

Prostate-gland stimulation ups HIV levels in semen—even in HIVer men with undetectable blood v

POZ Magazine

Alzheimer's Drug Does HIV

Can a new med ease HIV dementia and PN pain?

POZ Magazine

Body Eclectic: Lungs

A short-winded take on two conditions that leave HIVers breathless

POZ Magazine

Get Flu-ent

Flu season rears its sneezing, achy, feverish and just plain ugly head each fall, and HIVers conside

POZ Magazine

If You Knew Sushi

With AIDS and liver disease from hepatitis B, I’ve been given only a few weeks to live—f

POZ Magazine

39%

Cases of Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) cancer in HIVers have fallen by 39% since the dawn of HAART.

POZ Magazine

Trip or Treat

On fright night, Joe Westmoreland bunks with the Phantom of Sustiva

POZ Magazine

Scared Straight

Hetero HIVer MC Mars remembers catching the “gay disease"

POZ Magazine

Hitched & Bewitched

An HIVer casts a legal love spell on his new husband    

POZ Magazine

Mailbox

THAI'D TOGETHERI laud POZ for bringing attention to Thailand’s underserved MSM [men who have s

Advertisement

Hot topics