Topics :: HIV/AIDS

HIV+ Need to Skip Caffeine for a Real Boost

By Cyd Zeigler Jr. | Friday Aug 22, 2014
HIV+ and way too tired? Look to complex carbs, protein, fat and some key vitamins for a better boost than stimulants.

Ask the Doc: Single Pill HIV Regimens

By Howard L. Scheiner, MD/AAHIVS | Friday Aug 22, 2014
In this edition of Ask the Doc, Dr. Howard Scheiner answers questions about single-pill regimens verses three-pills cocktails including a protease inhibitor.

Fashion for a Cause at Getting to Zero Guild of ASF Orange County

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Aug 19, 2014
On August 21, Getting to Zero, the AIDS Services Foundation Orange County's newest guild, will hold its second fashion show in the Marc Pridmore Designs Studio.

Thousands to Attend GMHC's Latex Ball

By EDGE | Monday Aug 11, 2014
Nearly 3,000 people from around the world are expected to attend GMHC's 24th Annual Latex Ball, including fashion models, designers, famous photographers and members of House and Ballroom community.

HIV Infections Rise, Thwart Brazil's AIDS Efforts

By Adriana Gomez Licon | Saturday Aug 9, 2014
Even as HIV infection rates have begun declining in many other places, cases have been slowly rising in Brazil - with the sharpest jump among youths 15 to 24.

Joe Norton's 'The Truing'::Taking the AIDS Ride to The Fringe Festival

By Andy Smith | Friday Aug 8, 2014
Of the almost 200 works featured in the 14th edition of The New York International Fringe Festival, playwright and long-time AIDS activist Joe Norton's new piece "The Truing" looks to be among the most intriguing.

St. Jude's HIV Clinic-Based Audio Project Empowers Patients

By EDGE | Friday Aug 8, 2014
The St. Jude Children's Research Hospital VOICES project uses contemporary technology to tap an ancient and powerful clinical tool -- the patient's own story -- as a way to empower and inspire patients.

Philly's Bebashi Holds Annual "Breast Fest"

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Aug 7, 2014
On August 13, Philadelphia's AIDS Service Organization Bebashi-Transition to Hope partners with Fox Chase Cancer Center to hold their Fifth Annual Breast Fest, a daylong event to promote breast health and overall wellness.

World Aids Museum and Educational Center

By Mike Halterman | Wednesday Aug 6, 2014
It's been nearly three years since the World AIDS Museum was incorporated as a 501(c)(3) non-profit, and since then nearly all of the hopes and dreams of the Museum's Board of Directors have been fulfilled.

Anti-Cancer Drug Attacks Hidden HIV Reservoirs

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Aug 6, 2014
A pilot study by HIV researchers from Aarhus University and Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark has shown that an anti-cancer drug can activate hidden HIV.