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Lyle Muns speaks with Mark S. King

Sex Worker Lyle Muns on the Emancipation of People With HIV

"My time in Amsterdam for the 2018 International AIDS Conference has proven that this fascinating city is certainly more 'sex positive' than most," Mark S. King notes.

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The Importance of Using Lube During Sex

"I totally understand the importance of enjoying sex," George Johnson writes. "But I also know it is even more important to make sure one is doing so safely -- and lube can play a major role in that process."

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How Do We Negotiate Condom Usage in the Age of PrEP?

"As with all sexual and health choices, it's my decision about my body," says Evan J. Peterson, who continues to use condoms after two years on PrEP. "That doesn't mean I judge you for your choice not to use them."

Why I'm Part of the HIV Undetectable = Uninfectious Campaign: A Video Blog Entry by Josh Middleton Img

Why I'm Part of the HIV Undetectable = Uninfectious Campaign: A Video Blog Entry by Josh Middleton

"As someone who is in a mixed-status relationship where treatment as prevention (TaSP) is our chosen form of protection, I felt it was important to participate in the Undetectable = Uninfectious project," Josh Middleton writes.

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In Tune With Safer Sex: HIV Prevention in Kink and BDSM Culture

It's sexual shame and stigma that can get in the way of safety -- not edgy sex and power play, says Dr. Tony Mills, a former International Mr. Leather and an HIV doctor who counts many kinksters among his patients.

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HIV Positive for HIV Positive (or HIV Negative, Too)

After first seroconverting, for many reasons, Josh Kruger serosorted -- he only had sex with other positive guys. Since then, his attitude has changed.

The Real Poz Guys of Atlanta III: A Blog Entry by Mark. S. King Img

The Real Poz Guys of Atlanta III: A Blog Entry by Mark. S. King

"These guys must be getting the hang of this, because we discussed and revealed things like never before. From crystal meth addiction to our mothers, nothing was off limits."

Changing My Mind on Treatment as Prevention: A Blog Entry by Bob Leahy Img

Changing My Mind on Treatment as Prevention: A Blog Entry by Bob Leahy

"Most of my once fervently held objections to treatment as prevention, in 2013, make much less sense than they once did. The realist in me tells me that when it comes to HIV prevention, the status quo isn't working."