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It all seemed to start one morning when I couldn’t walk the dog. It was a sudden attack of abject panic, a basic, visceral...

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Matthew 18:21 The secret to six-pack abs & CT scans by Corey Saucier I am not a spiritual guru. In fact, based on the scriptures of a...

Decriminalizing Sex Work

Since 1955, the motto “To Protect and Serve” has been plastered on police cars all across the United States. In the book Who Do...

Night Watch: AIDS Activism & the Arts

Over in Amsterdam, when I wasn’t helping to person the A&U booth at the International AIDS Conference, I had the chance to visit some...

Second Acts: Bruce Ward

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Peace in Our Time

Frontdesk by David Waggoner Australia was a trip and a half. It was a trek halfway around the world, but I’m glad I attended the International...

Just*in Time: April 2012

by Justin B. Terry-Smith Justin, I found you through a search on Google for HIV. I need your help. I am an HIV-negative female. I have...

Just*in Time: December 2014

Just*in Time by Justin B. Terry-Smith Justin, I don’t know if this is okay to ask you but I want to ask you anyway. We are...

Hape Kerkeling

Ruby's Rap by Ruby Comer What a journey! In 2001, German comedian and entertainer Hape Kerkeling, trekked 500 miles on foot through the Pyrenees of...

Choose Light

I have had the great fortune, for the last two years, of living next to one of the most beautiful parks in San Francisco....

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Meet Clay Brown by Christina Renee Milliner “My name is Clay Brown, I’m 19, and I was born with HIV.” Four sets of questioning eyes glared at...

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