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Third Person to Acquire HIV on PrEP Is an Anomaly

Even though the Dutch man who contracted HIV while on PrEP had many sex partners, researchers say his case should be a reason to investigate unique patterns of transmission.

What If I Told You the Project Inform Staff Was Hilarious?

Throughout the earliest years of the HIV/AIDS crisis, I deeply admired the fierce intellect of the late Martin Delaney, the researcher and advocate who, among many other historic accomplishments, founded Project Inform, the HIV treatment advocacy group with intimate ties to the community. Read more...

Device will rapidly, accurately and inexpensively detect zika virus at airports and other sites

About the size of a tablet, a portable device that could be used in a host of environments like a busy airport or even a remote location in South America, may hold the key to detecting the dreaded Zika virus accurately, rapidly and inexpensively using just a saliva sample. Show More Summary

A Focus on Mental Health Vastly Improves HIV Treatment Programs

HIV and depression seem to come as an item, especially for those newly diagnosed.

Will PrEP Talk Work on Tumblr and Snapchat?

Attempting to reach underserved markets, Gilead Sciences plans to use dating sites Tumblr and Snapchat as part of its new marketing strategy

Advocating at AIDSWatch Georgia 2017

What motivated me to attend AIDSWatch in Georgia was my preparedness and passion to educate representatives about the important issues at stake for people living with HIV/AIDS in Georgia and in the United States, related to policy and funding priorities. Show More Summary

Did These Scientists Just Discover the Cause of Bipolar Disorder?

Researchers say they found what causes bipolar disorder, and it has to do with protein!

Hard to Say Who's to Blame for "Patient Zero"?

In the diagram, he is represented by a black circle -- black, for Kaposi sarcoma. Unlike the others, there is no city or state accompanying this information; in fact, the "0" is actually an "O" meant to represent "outside California" or "outside of the U.S.," and his placement at the center of the diagram is arbitrary. Show More Summary

This Antibiotic Drastically Reduced the Transmission of Chlamydia & Syphilis

Are we in for a new kind of PrEP? Researchers found that a certain antibiotic showed a 70 percent drop in common STIs.

Help Fund Film Addressing Meth and Sex In the Latinx Community

In the provocative film, T-Time, Latin director Gabriel Torres shows the hidden world of crystal meth and chemsex parties in New York City.

Europe Is Seeing Vast Growth in HIV-Positive Migrants

Dpsite the vast majority of migrants in Europe living with HIV being from Sub-Saharan Africa, the number of people from Central America and the Caribbean is growing fast.

Singapore's First Series About Gay Life Is a Hit

People Like Us is Singapore's first ever gay webseries and it's giving Western audiences a rare look at queer life in the East Asian republic.

Why Is HIV Spiking Among Young People?

Last month, the CDC released new data on HIV diagnoses in the United States.

How antibody treatment led to lasting HIV-like virus remission

Scientists have found that the presence of the protein alpha-4 beta-7 integrin on the surface of HIV and its monkey equivalent -- simian immunodeficiency virus, or SIV -- may help explain why an antibody protected monkeys from SIV in previous experiments.

HIV hijacks common cells to spread infection

Scientists have discovered that a common type of cell within the human reproductive and intestinal tracts assists HIV in infecting immune cells. Understanding how these cells aid HIV could lead to new methods that prevent HIV transmission.

WATCH: Journalist Cancels Appearance on 'Real Time' with Bill Maher

HBO had to find someone else for its live panel discussion tonight after Jeremy Scahill of The Intercept backed out, over his objection to the booking of the controversial out Breitbart editor.

Why It’s Time To Shift What It Looks Like To Survive A Plague

While the HIV epidemic currently affects Black people disproportionately — the face of the disease has mostly been white. This needs to change.

Sex After Diagnosis: My Journey to Believing That Undetectable HIV Viral Load Means Uninfectious

An image of the moment I was diagnosed HIV positive remains vivid in my mind. The feelings and emotions that ran through my body like a lightening bolt that day are not easily forgotten. They will be with me forever, as will my feeling...Show More Summary

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