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He lost is virginity when he was 14. Soon after, Luna Luis Ortiz discovered he was HIV-positive. It was 1986. Some teenagers would implode but Ortiz turned that diagnosis into something positive: Two years later he began his work as an HIV awareness spokesman for youths living with HIV. Today, Ortiz is the father of the House of Khan, a part of New York City’s vast underground ball culture, an LGBT subculture where groups vogue and compete for prizes.
New HIV testing guidelines for laboratories could detect HIV weeks earlier than before.
He’s gay, HIV-positive, and Muslim, but Hussain Turk he doesn’t think of himself as an underdog. And why should he?
What’s the best way to reduce HIV among gay and bi youth? Give them a seat at the table, says activist Patrick Ingram.
In honor September’s National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, we’re celebrating 20 great guys who are reinventing what it means to be HIV-positive in 2014.
After his ex boyfriend—who now tests HIV positive—filed a police report, the San Diego City Attorney’s Office charged Thomas Guerra for allegedly exposing his ex and 24 other men to the virus.
Philadelphia’s Giovanni’s Room gay book store, opened in 1973, will reopen as a charity store for Philly AIDS Thrift and will retain the original name
A judge turned down a request for dismissal by the defendant’s attorney, who said the law is based on outdated science.
Treatment News: HIV Can Disguise Itself as Bacteria and Evade Antibodies
First the invisibility cloak, now this! Apparently, the gp41 region of HIV’s outer envelope so closely resembles various healthy bacteria in the gut that it can trick our B cells into simply passing them by.
The recently approved HIV integrase inhibitor showed a high rate of suppressing the virus, even among those who are drug-resistant.
The inspector general of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services finds Medicare spent tens of millions of dollars in 2012 for HIV drugs there’s little evidence patients needed.
Researchers are using tobacco to harvest a specific protein known to prevent the spread of HIV — at least in labs.
A new survey of black, white and Latino youth in the US on LGBT activism has shown a sharp divide over the prioritising of different LGBT issues between racial groups.
What is the effect of the new, repressive anti-LGBT laws around the world? “We have evidence to show that the law is killing people.”…