man talking in chair caption '*goes to urgent care for a random sore throat* 'it's strep, here's some antibiotics' (l) man in black outfit in dark room caption 'HIV'(c) man talking in chair hand on throat caption '*strep comes back, i lose30lbs, can barely walk*' (r)

A TikToker is showcasing the importance of regular STD testing as what doctors thought was strep turned out to be HIV

'I’ve been undetectable for 3.5 years now.'

On May 8, 2022 by Cecilia Lenzen

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Beware of malware hiding in fake coronavirus emails

'Be watchful and exercise caution where Coronavirus-themed emails and websites are concerned.'

On Mar 10, 2020 by Mikael Thalen

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Mike Pence, who fueled HIV outbreak, is now in charge of coronavirus outbreak

Health experts say Pence's policies as Indiana governor led to an HIV outbreak in 2015.

On Feb 26, 2020 by Mikael Thalen

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Singer Summer Walker dragged for insensitive HIV comments

She was upset after someone stole her laptop on a flight.

On Feb 18, 2020 by Alexandra Samuels

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Facebook ads are spreading misinformation about HIV

GLAAD called out Facebook.

On Dec 15, 2019 by Brooke Sjoberg

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Donald Trump Jr. dragged for uneducated HIV tweet

'This ignorant drivel is all you have to offer?'

On Nov 24, 2019 by Tiffanie Drayton

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Frank Ocean’s $60 HIV prevention drug-themed shirts called tone-deaf

'Sure, let's have Frank Ocean use a pill millions can't afford ... to sell $65 shirts.'

On Oct 20, 2019 by Rachel Kiley

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New study shows antiretroviral treatment prevents HIV transmission

In nearly 1,000 couples studied, no negative partner contracted HIV from his positive partner.

On May 3, 2019 by Alex Dalbey

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Biohacker who injected himself with DIY herpes treatment found dead at 28

The controversial executive had distanced himself from colleagues.

On May 3, 2018 by Phillip Tracy

A new report from BuzzFeed News reveals Grindr is sharing users' HIV status.

Grindr is reportedly sharing users’ HIV status with third parties

Experts fear data-sharing could lead to users being outed.

On Apr 2, 2018 by Ana Valens

Grindr now offers HIV testing reminders.

Grindr unveils new feature reminding users to get tested for HIV

The app will remind users every three to six months.

On Mar 27, 2018 by Ana Valens

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Trump’s attacks on HIV+ people could cause a national crisis

We should have seen this coming.

On Jan 2, 2018

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Trump fires entire HIV/AIDS advisory council via FedEx letter

He gave no explanation.

On Dec 29, 2017 by Ana Valens

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Pop-up restaurant fights stigma with HIV-positive chefs

Let's end the HIV myths with a delicious, risk-free pappardelle.

On Nov 21, 2017 by Ana Valens

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It’s still illegal in Ohio to not tell your partner your HIV diagnosis before sex

The Ohio Supreme Court shut down the argument that the law violates free speech.

On Oct 27, 2017 by Samantha Grasso