Category Archives: HIV/AIDS

Logo TV’s New Sexy, Inclusive Safe-Sex Ad Campaign

Logo TV has teamed up with Gilead, a “research-based biopharmaceutical company”, for a public service announcement (PSA) website called ‘Real Men Revealed.’ The site features men talking about being up-front in discussion of safe-sex and HIV status; a series of … Continue reading

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Random Eye Candy: Entrepreneur Jack Makenroth

Makenroth is just one of the men featured in the article ’10 Amazing HIV-Positive Gay Men’ from HIV Plus magazine. But priorities changed for Mackenroth in 2007, when he became a contestant on Project Runway’s fourth season. He was never … Continue reading

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Are Casual HIV Testing, Education Attitudes Contribute to Higher Infections?

The last HIV test that I had with my doctor the results were provided to me like so: Results come back in about a week. If you don’t hear from us within 10 days, then you don’t have to worry. … Continue reading

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Meeting Transgender Kids Helped Jared Leto Understand His Character Rayon

Jared Leto turns in a fantastic performance as Rayon, a transgender woman, in the film Dallas Buyers Club. In the January/February 2014 issue of HIV Plus magazine, Leto talks about how he understood the character and how meeting some transgender … Continue reading

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Today In LGBT History: A Memoir of the Early Days of the AIDS Crisis

Though a very engaging book trailer for Body Counts: A Memoir of Politics, Sex, AIDS and Survival, author Sean Strub gives us a glimpse into a history that needs to be remembered. The first few minutes of the video are … Continue reading

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Spanish Language Book Educates Kids About HIV

From HIV Plus magazine: Daniel is a young boy whose Aunt Nieves invites him and his parents over to her beachside house for the weekend. Before the trip, Daniel overhears his parents say that Nieves is sick. The story explains … Continue reading

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HIV Infection Worries from The HIV+ Partner

When we think of concerns about contracting HIV, we often focus more on the worries of the HIV negative person. But, as Brendan Shucart shows us in his opinion piece for The Advocate, those concerns are something on the mind … Continue reading

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