Thanks to widespread stigma and cultural incompetency within the health-care system, Truvada is not reaching the people who may need it most.
To get a sense of the fear around HIV/AIDS in the 1980s, we spoke to Professor Suzanne Crowe, who co-established Australia's first specialist clinic.
At a time when all the rockers in Cuba were outcasts, Maria Gattorno made a place for them. Now she heads up the government-sanctioned Cuban Rock Agency and has resurrected the Cuban rock scene.
In the early 1980s, after being one of the first people in Britain to be diagnosed with HIV, Jonathan got involved with the campaign group Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners.
Chloe Sevigny and Rosario Dawson stunned audiences in Larry Clark's slap-in-the-face 90s classic, Kids. A decade later, both actors would go on to star in far more milquetoast depictions of the HIV/AIDS crisis in America.
Charlie Leslie has turned his SoHo apartment into a museum full of dicks.