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  • Why these guys come out as HIV-poz on Grindr

    What happens when guys on Grindr come out as HIV-positive? They get a range of reactions from thirsty fellow cock hounds. Curiosity to anger to paranoia.

    31 March 2014 | Project Q
  • HIV and relationships

    This edition of HIV Australia focuses on HIV and relationships. Contributors discuss research, and present personal and historical accounts about their own and others’ lived experiences. A broad spectrum of relationships are discussed, including sexual and platonic relationships, relationships with friends, family and peers, and relationships involving organisations and community.

    14 March 2014 | HIV Australia
  • Dangerous Combo: Violence in Pregnancy and HIV in South Africa

    An estimated one in four South African women experience intimate partner violence in the 12 months leading up to childbirth. A major risk factor for violence is HIV infection.

    10 March 2014 | Inter Press Service
  • HIV Spreads Readily Between Rural Ugandan Communities

    Non-household transmission of HIV in Rakai, Uganda, is more likely to come from members outside of a community rather than from within.

    10 March 2014 | AIDSMeds
  • Sex, on (T)app, right now. Cum ‘n’ get it.

    20 years ago, every gay Londoner traipsing across Hampstead Heath, or risking the dangers of cottaging would have only dreamed of the easy access sex available now through sites and apps like Grindr, Gaydar and BBRT. Our wildest sexual fantasies only a mouse-click away; scroll down and tap that app, it’ll all be yours. Bring it on.

    16 January 2014 | FS
  • The 10 Biggest Misconceptions About Anal Sex

    Clinical Sexologist and Marriage and Family Therapist Dr. Kat Van Kirk weighed in on what's true about anal, and what's not.

    03 January 2014 | Cosmopolitan
  • Am I Really A Dirty Barebacking Slut?

    Asking a stranger his HIV status is both invasive and aggressive. Except by lying, there is no way for a positive person to answer the question that preserves your privacy.

    09 December 2013 | GMFA blog
  • A unique Indian wedding website for HIV positive people

    A few years after her diagnosis, Nisha came to know about, a free matrimonial website for HIV positive people. Saathi is the Hindi word for friend or partner. Today she leads a normal life, having found an HIV positive husband from Kolhapur to support her and her 11-year-old son. "The site came as a ray of hope in my darkest hour," she says.

    02 December 2013 | BBC
  • Partner communication, commitment influenced HIV testing in adolescents

    "These findings highlight opportunities for health care providers to include a discussion of the partner's testing status when counseling adolescents about HIV testing," study researcher Hina J. Talib, MD said.

    26 November 2013 | Healio
  • Love is the drug putting couples at risk of Aids in Africa

    A fear of disrupting the trust between couples in long-term relationships in Africa is preventing many from seeking the protection they need from HIV

    26 November 2013 | The Independent
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