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.
"From my perspective, decriminalization is just one step in recognizing the human rights of the members of the queer community," Badr Baabou says.
As a gay man with HIV in South Africa, Wiseman T. Zondi writes, "I realized that to truly be free, I had to come out once again."
"As we observe this Pride season," writes international HIV advocate George Ayala, "let's embrace human rights and gender equity as inherently critical prerequisites to ending the AIDS pandemic."
Nikko Briteramos won his court case and is now advocating to end stigma in black businesses, including barbershops.
Last year, 6,000 people received an envelope that had their HIV status reportedly revealed in a clear mailing address window.
Turn It Up!: Staying Strong Inside is the Sero Project's publication for (and partly written by) people in prison.