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Find the latest HIV and AIDS news, health tips, HIV & AIDS charities and fundraisers. Meet the heros who are fighting to end stigma for people living with HIV.

HIV Heroes: Damon L. Jacobs

Meet a PrEP pioneer with a passion for prevention....

World AIDS Day: Then and Now

A look at how far we’ve come since the first World AIDS Day was observed in 1988....

A New Look at a Possible HIV Cure

By preventing HIV from bonding with T cells, a new drug could be both an HIV cure and an HIV vaccine. It’s always exciting when news of a potential cure or vaccine crosses the...

What Goes on at an AIDS Conference?

We often hear about the outcomes of AIDS conferences: Research results, promising treatment options, intriguing statistics, potential ways to work with people more effectively,...

HIV Heroes: Pedro Zamora

HIV Heroes is a new MetroHIV series in which we highlight individuals and organizations whose work has inspired people living with HIV. We begin with a salute to a TV...

Debunking the Myths About PrEP

You’ve heard it mentioned and may even know people taking it, but when it comes to preventing HIV with PrEP, do you have your facts straight?...

Remembering the Beginning of AIDS

Though it tackles difficult subject matter, this gripping book offers an important, transporting journey back to a troubled time....

Daniel Franzese and the Legacy of Looking

He won our hearts in Mean Girls and made TV history playing Eddie Bear on Looking. That show may have seen its last season, but Daniel Franzese’s awareness-raising mission goes...

Questions of Taste: Ted Allen

When we talk to people we love, we want to know what things they’re loving. This time, Ted Allen answers our Questions of Taste....

The Doctor Is in…Your Pocket

From determining HIV status to monitoring blood pressure and performing ultrasounds, your smartphone is ready to play doctor. Reviews of each new wave of smartphones usually focus...

The Pros and Cons of Disclosure

Coming out with your HIV status can be daunting. Consider the potential benefits and drawbacks before you make your decision....