In order to dig deeper into the HIV-related issues that affect women, read these roundtable discussions with HIV experts from around the world.
The Rising HIV Rates Among Young Women and Girls of Color: What's Going On?
In this exclusive roundtable interview, our news editor, Kellee Terrell, sat down with Tracie Gardner, Founder of the Women's Initiative to Stop HIV/AIDS NY; Jennifer Irwin, Deputy Executive Director at Health and Education Alternatives for Teens; and Claire Simon, Co-Director of the Young Women of Color HIV/AIDS Coalition, to discuss the pressing issues that are increasing HIV risk among young girls and women of color.
Six women, each one a prominent, longtime advocate for HIV-positive women in her country, discuss the family-planning struggles women living with HIV face -- and how these challenges might be met -- in cultures ranging from the traditional to the technologically advanced.
TheBody.com takes an in-depth look at issues affecting women living with HIV.
In this op-ed, TheBody.com's news editor, Kellee Terrell, discusses how, on the issue of AIDS killing women of color in the U.S., the Women's Movement appears to be M.I.A. Isn't the HIV epidemic a woman's issue?
In this feature for Test Positive Aware Network, Saraswati Iobst, M.D., and Monica Gandhi, M.D., M.P.H., explore how the HIV epidemic has affected women over the years, current HIV prevention methods for women and how treatment affects women differently than men.
For women living with HIV, there are many aspects to staying healthy. You're off to a good start if you take your medications on schedule, eat well, and get regular exercise. But to take care of your whole body, you need to get regular gynecologic (GYN) care from a health care provider. In this article, The Well Project gives you the 411 on what you need to know and expect when going to the gynecologist.
In this op-ed, TheBody.com's news editor, Kellee Terrell, discusses how women owning condoms isn't a turnoff, despite what Black Eyed Peas frontman will.i.am told Elle magazine.
Looking for more? Check out TheBody.com's full listing of opinion articles and reports on issues related to women and HIV/AIDS.