Latest by Charles Sanchez

MyHIVTeam: Community at Your Fingertips

When you're in need of a friend -- maybe someone who is just like you, living with HIV, and understanding of the unique physical and emotional challenges experienced by a person living with HIV -- there's an app for that.

By Charles Sanchez

Meeting Armistead Maupin: My Moment With the Legendary Author

"What do you do when you meet one of your heroes?" Charles Sanchez asks. "Well, if you're me, you gush, nervously giggle, say something you shouldn't, then ask for a favor."

By Charles Sanchez

HIV Hero: Gregg Cassin and the Healing Power of Community

Gregg Cassin has spent his entire career helping people with HIV heal by connecting and telling their stories. He's recently created the "Honoring Our Experience" retreat to support long-term survivors.

By Charles Sanchez

Hot Guys and Heroes: HIV-Positive Artist George Towne

George Towne is an artist living with HIV. And he likes to paint hot guys. And landscapes that hot guys frequent.

By Charles Sanchez

Lonely Planet, a Play About HIV and Friendship, Still Resonates

The lesser known 1990s play about HIV still has a lot to say.

By Charles Sanchez

Todrick Hall on HIV Awareness, Stigma and Fear Among People of Color

Despite his celebrity status and large body of work, Todrick Hall still makes time to shine a light on HIV issues among people of color. Charles Sanchez recently talked with him about how HIV has affected his life and his advocacy.

By Charles Sanchez

Embracing My Inner Annie to Combat HIV Stigma

In today's crazy world, "a web series like Merce, which shows someone living with HIV and thriving, surrounded by loving family and friends and living unapologetically, is more important than ever."

By Charles Sanchez

Muscles From Brussels: Peter Positive Has Turned His HIV Status Into a Positive Lifestyle

Peter, a business owner living with HIV in Brussels, Belgium, has taken his HIV status and turned it into a life philosophy of healthy living and positive energy.

By Charles Sanchez

Celebrate U=U! What Undetectable = Untransmittable Means for the HIV Community

Members of the worldwide HIV community express their views on U=U and how it has affected their lives.

By Charles Sanchez

Bringing Sexy Back: Chris Tipton-King and the PrEP Project

Filmmaker Chris Tipton-King talks about the PrEP Project, his new web series that's funny, smart, well made and sexy as hell. It's so not-safe-for-work sexy that the videos were taken down from Facebook for their R-rated sensual scenes.

By Charles Sanchez