HIV

For the first time in 19 years, scientists have detected a new strain of HIV, which is a part of the Group M version of HIV-1. This is the same family of virus subtypes to blame for the global HIV pandemic, according to Abbott Laboratories, which conducted the research along with the University of Missouri, […]

Sex roulette parties have become an overwhelming trend in countries like Serbia and Barcelona and the U.S could be next on the list. So what exactly is a sex roulette party? Well, its an extreme sex party with a twist. At these parties, attendees participate in unprotected sexual intercourse, while one anonymous member has HIV. The […]

Today, December 1, is World Aids Day, an annual day of HIV/ AIDS awareness globally. Over 35 million people have died from AIDS since the 1980s and AID/ HIV continues to affect millions daily. In honor of World Aids Day, we’ve compiled the most recent statistics on AIDS cases and diagnoses here in Wake County, […]

Governor Jerry Brown signed a legislation today that lowers the offense from a felony to misdemeanor if you knowingly exposed or infected others with HIV in California. This is some interesting news because the law previously would punish those individuals with a prison sentence up to eight years. Related Stories: HIV-Positive Track Coach Charged With […]

In July 2013, Raymond Parker was hoping to get a job with the NYPD as a police communications technician. After he applied, he received a “conditional” offer of employment. However, during a routine medical exam, Parker told officials that he was HIV-positive. The NYPD asked for more information on his CD4 count, which is a health measurement […]

The late Eazy-E‘s son, Lil Eazy-E, claims to be an HIV activist, yet he is for harsh punitive punishment when it comes to HIV-positive sex-partners not disclosing their status. In an interview with TMZ, Lil’ Eazy-E said he was against California lawmakers possibly lowering the penalty for knowingly exposing a sex partner to HIV. By his […]

An Missouri appeals court overturns the conviction of an HIV positive man, accused of not disclosing his status and infecting his partner. The judges chastised the prosecutor for delaying disclosure of key evidence to the defense.

Yvette Brown talks to HelloBeautiful about being berated by her doctor and her pending lawsuit.

Scientists in Britain develop a USB-type device that monitors HIV virus level. Tests show that it's accurate and fast.

Prosecutors charged a Chicago-area personal trainer for transmitting the HIV virus to three women. The man allegedly knew for 15 years that he is HIV positive but did not warn the women.

A Memphis dance coach allegedly had sex with his underage student and exposed him to HIV. Police arrested the suspect who faces multiple charges.

Smollett shared that although many people believe that contracting HIV/AIDS is a thing of the past, the issue is alive and well and it is affecting the lives of millions of people.