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My Husband Was Diagnosed With HIV. This Is How I Went From Anger to Acceptance

Despite having friends who were living with HIV, my reaction to my husband’s diagnosis was initially less than compassionate.

By Korin Ayala
no sex during quarantine

People Are Going off PrEP in the COVID-19 Era Because They’re Not Having Sex

Will they go back on, when and if this ever ends? And if it doesn’t, what happens to our sex lives?

By Tim Murphy
Ricky Varghese

‘Raw’ Is the Book That Contemplates What It Means to Bareback

Barebacking is not just an act. It’s a stand-in for so many of our feelings about queer sexuality.

By Mathew Rodriguez
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No-BS Basics on HIV Prevention

Thanks to decades of extensive scientific research, we now have extremely reliable ways to prevent HIV transmission. Here’s a breakdown of the tools you can use to prevent HIV.

By Sony Salzman and Myles Helfand
HIV Risk, HIV Transmission.

HIV Transmission and Risk: Separating Fact From Fiction

We dish truth and dispel myths about how HIV infects people, and how the virus is—and isn't—passed from person to person.

By Sony Salzman
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The Radical Sex of Serodiscordant Couples

Thanks to advances in HIV treatment and prevention, serodiscordant couples are having a new kind of sex. And it is revolutionary, argues writer Alexander Cheves.

By Alexander Cheves
heterosexual couple sitting on ledge

Treatment for Two: What Women Really Need to Know About Expedited Partner Therapy

A new way of treating sexually transmitted infections such as chlamydia and gonorrhea can make it easier to prevent reinfection if your partner is reluctant to go to the doctor.

By Janelle King
Steven Spencer

8 Months Ago, I Was Diagnosed with HIV While on PrEP

Australian activist Steven Spencer on how he came to understand HIV stigma once he tested positive, and his renewed commitment to social justice and enjoyment of life.

By Steven Spencer
Casey Crawford and Dan Wohlfeiler

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
Aunsha Hall-Everett and Michael Everett with daughter Jadenna Monae Elizabeth

Modern Family

Two same gender loving men in a serodifferent marriage start a family of their own.

By Jourdan Barnes for Positively Aware