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Lee Daniels, Suicide, Bug Chasing and Survival

Lee Daniels, Suicide, Bug Chasing and Survival

Jayce Baron explores Lee Daniels' recent article discussing HIV, his struggles with suicide, HIV "bug chasers," and survival.

By: Jayce Baron

Lee Daniels, Suicide, Bug Chasing and Survival

By: Jayce Baron
May 12th
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May 12th
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Lee Daniels, Suicide, Bug Chasing and Survival

Study: Effects of HIV News Stories on Risk Behavior

Study: Effects of HIV News Stories on Risk Behavior

Biomedical advances in HIV prevention, such as PrEP, are part of a global effort to end the AIDS epidemic. Talk of “cures” and “breakthroughs” makes for exciting news stories, but new research suggests that overly optimistic news reporting on experimental studies in HIV prevention may affect individuals’ risk behaviors in potentially damaging ways. In a recent study , HIV prevention researchers analyzed the effects of “hypothetical” news stories on the HIV risk perception and predicted risk behavior of 242 sexually active men who have sex with men (MSM). These news stories reported fabricated biomedical breakthroughs in HIV. For example, one such article claimed “New HIV Vaccine Effective in Humans”
By: Grant Schleifer

Study: Effects of HIV News Stories on Risk Behavior

By: Grant Schleifer
May 8th
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Study: Effects of HIV News Stories on Risk Behavior

3 Years Later And Thriving With HIV

3 Years Later And Thriving With HIV

...it wasn’t until I was diagnosed with HIV that I really started living and finding my purpose.

By: Deondre B. Moore

3 Years Later And Thriving With HIV

By: Deondre B. Moore
April 21st
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April 21st
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3 Years Later And Thriving With HIV

National Transgender HIV Testing Day

National Transgender HIV Testing Day

This day is when our country sheds light on the importance of ensuring that trans men and women are taking control of their health by knowing their HIV status.

By: Deondre B. Moore

National Transgender HIV Testing Day

By: Deondre B. Moore
April 18th
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National Transgender HIV Testing Day

My First Month On PrEP

My First Month On PrEP

With all of the information out there, even given the fact that I do this stuff for work – I was still a bit nervous.

By: Jayce Baron

My First Month On PrEP

By: Jayce Baron
March 31st
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March 31st
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My First Month On PrEP

Vietnamese Study Seeks to Link Stigma Reduction With Increase In HIV Care

Vietnamese Study Seeks to Link Stigma Reduction With Increase In HIV Care

The fear of stigma and discrimination can discourage HIV-positive people from disclosing their HIV status and engaging in medical services.

By: Alex Kopel

Vietnamese Study Seeks to Link Stigma Reduction With Increase In HIV Care

By: Alex Kopel
March 30th
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March 30th
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Vietnamese Study Seeks to Link Stigma Reduction With Increase In HIV Care

The Sex Positive Professional Struggle

The Sex Positive Professional Struggle

Respectability politics play a big role in how we as professionals attempt to balance the often taboo subject of sexual expression.

By: George M. Johnson

The Sex Positive Professional Struggle

By: George M. Johnson
March 20th
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March 20th
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The Sex Positive Professional Struggle

Report: Cognitive Impairment in People Living With HIV/AIDS

Report: Cognitive Impairment in People Living With HIV/AIDS

Even though people living with HIV can often show cognitive impairment, they do not appear to experience accelerated cognitive decline as they age.

By: Alex Kopel

Report: Cognitive Impairment in People Living With HIV/AIDS

By: Alex Kopel
March 16th
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March 16th
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Report: Cognitive Impairment in People Living With HIV/AIDS

Sex Addiction: Ways to Identify It & Treatment Options

Sex Addiction: Ways to Identify It & Treatment Options

Sex addiction, really? Is that possible? The short answer is yes, though it is not currently listed as its own diagnosis.

By: Ed Moran

Sex Addiction: Ways to Identify It & Treatment Options

By: Ed Moran
March 6th
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March 6th
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Sex Addiction: Ways to Identify It & Treatment Options

8 Easy Steps To Get Your 2017 Resolutions Back on Track

8 Easy Steps To Get Your 2017 Resolutions Back on Track

Here are a few tips on how to incorporate your resolutions into your daily routine to ensure a successful outcome.

By: Ed Moran

8 Easy Steps To Get Your 2017 Resolutions Back on Track

By: Ed Moran
January 31st
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January 31st
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8 Easy Steps To Get Your 2017 Resolutions Back on Track