Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-1 may have evolved to integrate its genetic material into certain immune-cell-activating genes in humans, according to new research.
The South African activist’s passing comes during a time when she felt betrayed by her own organization, Positive Women's Network.
Despite HIV-positive people having a greater chance of heart attacks, guidelines say they aren't qualified to take medication that might prevent them.
The elicitation of powerful, HIV-blocking antibodies in cows in a matter of weeks -- a process that usually takes years in humans -- has now been described by researchers. The unexpected animal model is providing clues for important questions at a moment when new energy has infused HIV vaccine research.
A saliva test nearly matches the performance of a blood test widely used to assess recent or past hepatitis E virus (HEV) infection, a new study reports.
Queen announces there will be a Freddie Mercury biopic, but it’s going to exclude the frontman’s HIV journey.
A new study in the Philippines is underway that will hopefully give the country much-needed access to HIV prevention.
What does it mean to be HIV- positive in gay America today? Mess explores that, and other questions.
The annual Folsom Street Fair in San Francisco is noted for its unbridled embrace of every kinky star in our sexual constellation. Even the fearless leather community that founded the event can sometimes appear tame amidst the outlandish costumes and clothing -- and lack thereof -- on display along the city's tilted streets. Read more...
Meet Mrs. Mariariza Nadunga, Mt. Elgon's sex education expert and badass coffee farmer who is helping poz people get treated without fear.
The documentary Batman and Bill uncovers the hidden life and death of Fred Finger. You need to grab the tissues for this one.
MTV The Real World star Karamo Brown took a few years out of the limelight, but he's now back with three TV series, a movie, and a very important new mission. His new organization, 6in10, is meant to battle the stigma and miseducation around black gay and bi men and HIV transmission. Show More Summary
The reigning beauty queen insists that it was because of hygiene purposes, but Twitter doesn't think so.
Syphilis infection rates recently hit the highest peak in 20 years, and the rise of infection can be linked to dating apps.
Over the past quarter-century, Camp Heartland has served approximately 12,000 kids living with or affected by HIV.
Living drug gene therapy is on the cusp of FDA approval, and it's using HIV as treatment.
San Francisco will be hosting a community forum lead by long-term survivors for long-term survivors and the issues they face every day.
This Monday, July 10, four PWN-USA members as well as a number of allies joined over 100 other constituents from 21 states in descending on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., with a very clear, explicit message for their members of Congress: "Kill the bill, don't kill us!" Read more...
Difficult discussions and thick skins are necessary as we navigate these perilous times.
Is it time to let go HIV's lingering plague status and reclassify HIV as a common treatable virus