Children of the Revolution

Many moons ago, my father served as an intelligence officer, even briefing President John F. Kennedy during the tense days of the Cuban Missile...

Continuum of Care

Focus on the future, the next five years, the next ten years, and beyond—that was President Obama’s aim in his latest and last State...

The Force Awakens

Just when you thought it was safe to return to the Internet after recovering from the holidays (or those unplanned hospital stays that often...

We Are the Warriors

Disclosure. First actor Danny Pintauro disclosed he was living with HIV. Now Charlie Sheen. It’s an odd word—“disclosure.” It seems so official, so legalistic....

What Are Words For

Now and again I come undone trying to write this letter to the reader. Very familiar with my writer’s block, my managing editor emailed...

Vive La France!

October marks the anniversary of Rock Hudson’s death from AIDS-related causes at age fifty-nine. October 2, to be exact. It had only been a...

Love Is All Around

Sometimes all you need is love. Like the Beatles song says, “All you need is love...” Love of a good man. Got that. Love...

Prevention: The Sequel

Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water....As I watch news coverage of the recent shark attacks off the...

Lights, Camera, Activism!

"Just the Two of Us” is a song performed by Grover Washington, Jr., and the latest inductee into the Rock and Roll Hall of...

Commitment to Life

Mobilizing Hollywood three decades ago against the fight against AIDS and the search for a cure, Dame Elizabeth Taylor was a trailblazer in firing up funding, awareness, and compassion.

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Storytelling & Hep B

Changing the Conversation A new storytelling campaign puts a human face on hep B by Larry Buhl Healthcare professionals agree that stigma around hepatitis is the biggest...

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