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Aging, Overlooked, and HIV-Positive
In the 1980s, HIV/AIDS was seen as a disease that only affected gay men. Almost 40 years later, women that lived through a crisis they weren’t considered a part of would like us to remember it—and them.
These Porn Actors Are Working to Destigmatize HIV
With services under threat and effective sex ed still a myth, HIV positive performers are using their platforms to educate and advocate.
HIV Probably Won't Kill You, but Smoking Will
HIV-positive people smoke at more than twice the rate of the general population. Doctors say smoking now presents a greater risk to them than HIV itself.
Why Are So Many Americans Still Dying from HIV?
The numbers are still embarrassingly high, and reasons why are complicated.
As a New Generation Inherits the AIDS Pandemic, Complacency Isn't an Option
Your guide to HIV/AIDS advocacy, what’s working, what’s not and what you can do about it.
The Charlie Sheen Effect on HIV Testing Was Equivalent to 7 World Aids Days
A new study found the actor prompted a lot of people to get tested.
Inside (SHOPATHON)RED's Fight Against HIV and AIDS
We talk to RED CEO Deborah Dugan about her organization's continued efforts to eradicate HIV/AIDS worldwide.
New, Genetically-Modified HIV Vaccine Enters Next Phase of Trials
Early trials showed the vaccine caused an immune response, but whether that’s enough to prevent someone from getting HIV is another question.
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'You Can't Stand by and Watch People Die': The Woman Developing an HIV Vaccine
Since witnessing the beginnings of the HIV/AIDS crisis as a doctor in South Africa in the 1990s, Dr. Glenda Gray has dedicated her life to finding a way to stop it.
Why Has Cuba's HIV-Infected Population Doubled This Decade?
The country famously—and controversially—quarantined its HIV-infected population at the onset of the crisis, and maintained an aggressive approach to containing its spread for decades after. But recent reports suggest a dramatic and troubling shift.
What It's Like to Be Black, Gay, and HIV-Positive in the South
Photos from Jackson, Mississippi.
Lizzi Sandell and Adri Murguia
This Timeline of HIV/AIDS Drugs Shows How Far We’ve Come
But there's a lot more work to do if we want to finally win the war against HIV/AIDS.
Meredith Rutland Bauer