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Will HIV Ever Be Safe Enough for You?

Will HIV Ever Be Safe Enough for You?

Article via My Fabulous Disease
There is a classic episode of Oprah from 1987 that can still raise my blood pressure. That year, the tiny town of Williamson, West Virginia, became part of a national discussion about AIDS when Mike Sisco, who had returned to his hometown to die of the disease, dared to step into a public pool.
The community freakout …

AHF faces union campaign

AHF faces union campaign

Article via Los Angeles Times
By: Abby Sewell
Medical staff members at the AIDS Healthcare Foundation are seeking representation by the National Union of Healthcare Workers, charging that care is suffering.
A group of medical providers at clinics run by an influential but controversial AIDS-focused nonprofit group have launched a bid to unionize, saying that the organization’s leadership has lost sight of its mission …

Porn Industry Appeals LA Condom Law

Porn Industry Appeals LA Condom Law

Article via LA Daily News
PASADENA – Hoping to overturn the new county law requiring the use of condoms in adult film shoots, the porn industry argued before a federal appeals court on Monday that the measure is unenforceable and violates the First Amendment.
Vivid Entertainment, one of the largest U.S. adult film companies, offered its brief opening arguments before the U.S. Ninth …

HIV and Gay on Gay Shaming

HIV and Gay on Gay Shaming

Article via Queerty
By: Christian Walters
As HIV becomes a more and more managable disease and the horror of the 80s AIDS epidemic slides further into history, younger gay men are treating the disease as a divisive stigma rather than a uniting issue, writes Peter Staley at the Huffington Post:
Here are salvos from a new battle: Calling a young, HIV-negative gay man …

Fuck Poz Guys

Fuck Poz Guys

From Positive Lite
Via The Body
By: Marc-André LeBlanc
Marc-André LeBlanc asks if you’re a neg guy is it safer to have sex with poz guys or neg guys? Limit your condomless sex to poz guys with undetectable viral loads and avoid condomless sex with casual negative partners he suggests.
You heard me. FUCK POZ GUYS!
I’m talking to you, my HIV-negative brethren. Specifically, those …

CDC to Stop Using “Unprotected Sex” for “Condomless Sex”

CDC to Stop Using “Unprotected Sex” for “Condomless Sex”

Article via HIV Plus
By: Todd Heywood
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has agreed to stop using the term “unprotected sex” to describe sex without condoms in future publications related to the HIV epidemic. The agreement came on Jan. 23 in a phone conference with advocates from the Chicago-based HIV Prevention Justice Alliance.
The reason? A CDC official told the Bay …

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It was Gay Pride Weekend in June of 2004. Max Sohl had just released his first movie with Treasure Island and Paul Morris’ crew came to Manhattan to film a New York City installment of Damon Blows America. A group suck off party was just winding down when in walked a young man with an angelic face and a mohawk. 
He …

Ruling quotes Weinstein vowing to ‘go after’ Supervisor

Ruling quotes Weinstein vowing to ‘go after’ Supervisor

Article via Los Angeles Times
By Abby Sewell
A long-simmering animosity between two Los Angeles political figures reached new heights this week when their bad blood surfaced in a footnote attached to a federal judge’s ruling.
The footnote revealed a series of vitriolic remarks made by AIDS Healthcare Foundation President Michael Weinstein targeting Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky.
In a lawsuit filed in December …

Study: Marijuana May Stop Spread of HIV

Study: Marijuana May Stop Spread of HIV

Story via Leaf Science
Since the 90s, a pill form of marijuana has been prescribed to treat appetite and weight loss in HIV/AIDS. But new findings suggest marijuana may even help combat the disease.
Published last week in the journal AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses, researchers at Louisiana State University showed that daily doses of THC, marijuana’s main ingredient, have a number …

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