hiv/aids

VICE News

UK man who intentionally infected people with HIV sentenced to life in prison

He's the first man in the UK to be found guilty of intentionally infecting people with HIV
Carter Sherman
4.18.18
Health

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.
Benjamin Adams
12.4.17
LGBTQ

Federal Budget Cuts Could Be a Disaster for HIV Patients

Advocates have been fighting the Trump administration tooth and nail to preserve HIV/AIDS funding. So far, they've been largely successful—but experts say any lapse in budget could be a huge setback.
Matt Baume
10.30.17
The Rundown

Plastic Waste Is the Final Straw for Teenage Activist

Your daily guide to what’s working, what’s not, and what you can do about it.
Impact Staff
6.29.17
LGBTQ

What I've Learned from 30 Years of AIDS Activism

Older generations of LGBTQ people know Peter Staley as a hero. He explained what lessons can be drawn from his time fighting AIDS today.
Peter Staley
3.30.17
LGBTQ

Young Filipinos Discuss Their Fears Amid the Country's HIV Epidemic

As HIV infections there soar, students at the University of Philippines-Dilliman explain what's holding back progress.
Justin Heifetz​​
3.8.17
Stuff

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.
Keren Landman
12.1.16
hiv/aids

What HIV Researchers Are Learning From Traditional Healers

A three-step herbal treatment discovered in Botswana goes under the microscope.
Roxanne Khamsi
12.1.16
hiv/aids

What It's Like to Be Black, Gay, and HIV-Positive in the South

Photos from Jackson, Mississippi.
Lizzi Sandell and Adri Murguia
12.1.16
hiv/aids

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
12.1.16
public health

Trump has no policy plans for HIV/AIDS — and his team has an abysmal track record

Olivia Becker
12.1.16
hiv/aids

HIV Scientists Have Failed to Protect the World's Most At-Risk Women

PrEP drugs like Truvada can drastically lower the risk of HIV transmission. But young women in South Africa are pushing for a different kind of change.
Amy Maxmen
11.17.16
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