The friend of an HIV-positive man jailed in Singapore argues that governments have a duty to protect people living with HIV from stigma and unfair criminal prosecution.
Almost everyone has had human papillomavirus (HPV) at some point in their life, but most of us still know very little about it.
Incarcerated writer Tim Hinkhouse interviews his friend Betty about their shared experiences of living with HIV, loneliness, and loss.
For one sex worker, the job has come with an unintended responsibility: educating clients about living with HIV and the meaning of community.
Outreach worker Antwan Matthews argues for housing and public health approaches, not criminalization of people living on the streets.
"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.
But it is doing little else to address a growing HIV epidemic.
Heart and other health complications from "slamming" crystal can be devastating -- even deadly. Thankfully, there are tools to reduce the harm and even get off meth entirely.
New York City's HIV planning body looks at recommendations for ensuring services meet needs of people with disabilities.