A recent study found that efforts focused on bringing LGBTQ people of color back into HIV care can be very successful in major cities such as Atlanta, Baltimore, Birmingham, and Boston.
Poverty, stigma and racial health disparities drive HIV rates that are among the nation's highest. But expanded Medicaid and PrEP access seem to have contributed to a recent drop in new cases.
"I consider their ignorance and choose compassion with education and knowledge."
In reality, sex-positive education that supports both HIV-positive and HIV-negative people in living their best sex lives can help us stay healthy and joyful.
Use these guidelines proposed by a pair of expert physicians in the U.S. to advocate for your health care.
The campaigns seek to address HIV in Latinx communities by mobilizing against homophobia and transphobia.
Christopher Harris recently shared his compelling story with StoryCorps. He gave us a taste of the uncut version.
"There are shoulders of greatness that you stand upon; there are shadows of stigma you’ve emerged from," writes Kamaria Laffrey to her fellow long-term HIV survivors. "There is a journey to be traveled, and you, my beloved friend, are here to pave the way."
Not on HIV meds? Sex and wellness writer Alex Cheves shares helpful risk reduction hints to keep yourself and your sex partners safe and healthy.
'I am Life' features black and Latinx people getting their lives.