Op-Ed: It's Time to End the FDA’s Discriminatory Blood Ban
September 10 2014 8:52 PM ET

Op-Ed: It's Time to End the FDA’s Discriminatory Blood Ban

Rick Zbur

The FDA currently has a maximum one-year ban in place on blood donations from men who have had sex with an HIV-positive woman or women who have had sex with HIV-positive men, but gay and bi men — even those who aren't sexually active — are banned for life.

OP-ED: Is the FDA's 'Gay Blood' Ban Discrimination?
August 27 2014 1:35 PM ET

OP-ED: Is the FDA's 'Gay Blood' Ban Discrimination?

Todd Heywood

Equality California says ending the ban on blood donations by gay men is a 'priority,' but is the ban discrimination, as the group calls it?

What We Learned About Donald Sterling, Magic Johnson, and HIV
August 05 2014 12:46 PM ET

What We Learned About Donald Sterling, Magic Johnson, and HIV

Todd Heywood

The racist rants of Donald Sterling earlier this year reveal they are informed, at least in part, by HIV stigma

Watch: Did the Cure for AIDS Die in MH17?
July 22 2014 11:03 PM ET

Watch: Did the Cure for AIDS Die in Malaysia's Flight 17 Catastrophe?

Josh Robbins

This special, extended HIV Plus Video Minute with Josh Robbins remembers HIV researchers and advocates lost in the Malaysian Airlines crash.

Why Michigan's LGBT Newspaper Launched Its Own HIV Testing and Prevention Initiative
July 15 2014 12:30 PM ET

Why Michigan's LGBT Newspaper Launched Its Own HIV Testing and Prevention Initiative

Todd Heywood

With HIV continuing, in the US, to disproportionately impact gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men as well as transwomen, Michigan's Between The Lines newspaper decided to launch it's own HIV testing and prevention initiative. Here's why we did it.

We're giving $458 Million Per Year to Nigeria?
July 09 2014 5:48 PM ET

WATCH: $458 Million Per Year from U.S. to Anti-Gay Nigeria? HIV Plus Video Minute with Josh Robbins Explains

Josh Robbins

Why is the U.S. sending over $450 million to Nigeria each year? Plus, The Body's doctor answers a weird question and the new dot HIV domain launching.

The Missing Link in the HIV Debate: Post-Exposure Prophylaxis?
July 09 2014 10:54 AM ET July 09 2014 10:59 AM ET

The Missing Link in the HIV Debate: Post-Exposure Prophylaxis? ?

Leslie L. Smith

Why do we resist believing that people can learn when to take a pill and when not to?

WATCH: Tyler Curry is In, Jack Mackenroth is Out on HIV Plus Video Minute
June 25 2014 5:01 PM ET

WATCH: Tyler Curry is In, Jack Mackenroth is Out on HIV Plus Video Minute

Josh Robbins

Plus, GLAAD tells a regonal TV station to clean up their stigma-filled reporting on HIV.

Men Who Have Sex With Men are Being Ignored by Mainstream Media Reporting on HIV
June 10 2014 8:48 AM ET

Men Who Have Sex With Men are Being Ignored by Mainstream Media Reporting on HIV

Todd Heywood

CNN may have had more reporting on HIV in 2013, but it wasn't reflective of the actual HIV crisis in modern America

How Does The Normal Heart Beat Today?
June 01 2014 2:56 PM ET

How Does The Normal Heart Beat Today?

Frank Pizzoli

With HBO's recent screening of Larry Kramer's The Normal Heart, one has to wonder how the hearts of gay men beat 30 years after the iconic play's 1985 premiere.

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