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Are People Living With HIV Ready to Contribute to the Next Step in Cure Trials?

Exciting new discoveries toward a functional HIV cure are emerging. But we’ll only get there if people with HIV join studies.

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What You Need to Know About the New Coronavirus and HIV

The latest medical advice from HIV doctors and health experts on how to remain healthy if you're living with HIV during this COVID-19 outbreak.

By Mathew Rodriguez
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How Nutrition Affects Your Sexual Health

It really matters what you put in your mouth. wink wink

By Gigi Engle
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Hari Ziyad’s Memoir ‘Black Boy Out of Time’ Is a Spiritual Look at Growing Up Black and Queer

What is the experience of growing up Black and queer in America? Hari Ziyad’s new book Black Boy Out of Time offers a story that is part memoir, part theory, part manifesto, and part prayer.

By Mathew Rodriguez

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NYC Working Group Urges Policymakers to Recognize COVID-19 as a Chronic Condition

A new report calls for action towards health justice and healing for New York communities disproportionately impacted by the pandemic.

By Terri Wilder, M.S.W.
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‘Nobody Gave Me HIV’: An Interview With the King of Reads

The social media monarch discusses disclosure—and why we need to end HIV stigma if we want to end HIV.

By Juan Michael Porter II
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Mental Health

Orgasms Can Help With Anxiety — Here’s How

Orgasms are good for your mental health. Seriously.

By Gigi Engle
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SisterReach Makes HIV Support Accessible to Black Women

Founded in 2011, SisterReach is a nonprofit that supports the reproductive autonomy of women and teens of color, poor and rural women, LGBTQIA+ people, and their families through reproductive justice, a public health movement that champions culturally competent and trauma-informed medical care.

By Ciarra Jones
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HIV Stigma and Discrimination

To Combat Anti-Asian Hate Crimes, We Have to Call Them What They Are

The United States has a long history of violating, minimizing and ignoring Asian Americans.

By Juan Michael Porter II
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Gay Men

Dealing With a Lifetime of Body-Image Problems During the Coronavirus Pandemic

A Black gay man living with HIV, Monte J. Wolfe has strived to navigate body shaming his entire life. But since COVID-19 lockdowns began, his coping mechanisms have been strained to the limit.

By Monte J. Wolfe

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