Relationships and Sex

I Found Love (and Love of Self) After HIV, and You Can Too

In his first time writing publicly about his HIV status, Aaron Anderson details how he learned to love after being diagnosed with HIV.

By Aaron Anderson

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How One LGBTQ Clinic Practices Trauma-Focused Therapy

Morris Roy, Ph.D., with Callen-Lorde Community Health Center in New York City, explains how therapists can help people who have experienced trauma find peace of mind.

By Tim Murphy

R. Kelly, Sexual Predators, and HIV in a Society Where Black Girls Don't Matter

The Lifetime documentary 'Surviving R. Kelly' has helped highlight how sexual assault impacts young black girls and teens. Evany Turk explains how ending rape culture is essential to ending the HIV epidemic.

By Evany Turk

Intergenerational Jealousy and Serodiscordant Black Gay Romance: Creators of Daddyhunt's Season 3 Serial Spill the T

We chatted about all the new developments with principal storyline creators Casey Crawford, Daddyhunt's general manager, and Dan Wohlfeiler, cofounder of Building Healthy Online Communities.

By Tim Murphy

#MeToo Movement Founder Tarana Burke Opens the Biomedical HIV Prevention Summit -- and a Conversation About Sexual Violence and Harassment

Nearly a dozen speakers related their experiences with sexual assault and intimate partner violence and their relationship to HIV at the third Biomedical HIV Prevention Summit in Los Angeles.

By Kenyon Farrow

This 'Magnetic Couple' Runs to End Stigma

"We have been together for more than a year as a magnetic couple, (one positive and one negative). We are honored to share our story with the world while both running the Bank of America Chicago Marathon, raising money to end the HIV epidemic and to ...

By Brandon Strawn and Daniel Eggert for AIDS Foundation of Chicago

Resources on the Intersection of Women, HIV, and Violence

"There is a well-established and strong link between women, violence and HIV," The Well Project writes. The organization has pulled together this list of resources for those who wish to learn more and take action.

By The Well Project

Lovin' With HIV

It's no secret that when it comes to sex, an HIV diagnosis has been known to throw a wrench in the works. Two women discuss how they navigate sexual satisfaction and HIV.

By Allison Carter for Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

The Impact of Sexual Health on Your Mind, Body, and Spirit

Everyone's definition of sexual health is personal, but there are a few universal tips anyone can practice.

By Paige Miller for AIDS Foundation of Chicago

Love Positive Women: Why a Fulfilling Sexual Life With HIV Matters

Although most attention is paid to preventing the transmission of HIV to intimate partners, women's sexual concerns go far beyond condom use.

By Allison Carter, Angela Kaida and Jessica Whitbread for Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Getting Your Sexy On!!

Does HIV make it hard for you to feel sexy or be intimate? Get some tips about how to boost your sex-esteem and put the pleasure back in sex!

By The Well Project