Posts tagged "hiv/aids"

Frisky PSA: Safe Sex Is Fun Sex!

Have you been tested lately? California health officials announced yesterday that an actress in the porn industry has been diagnosed with HIV––just another reminder to be safe when you’re having…

Justine Fields | June 12, 2009 - 12:15 pm

National Women And Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Today, March 10, is National Women And Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day — a day to raise awareness of the impact of HIV/AIDS on women and girls. In 1990, women only…

Annika Harris | March 10, 2009 - 6:00 pm

Popping Pills Instead Of Wrapping Up

Here’s a story: Johnnie was so tired of using condoms because they were a buzz kill and felt unnatural to him. He was planning a weekend of debauchery and had…

Annika Harris | January 14, 2009 - 5:30 pm

“Philadelphia” Extra Still Living With HIV After 19 Years

In 1993, 15 years ago, the movie “Philadelphia” was released. Director Jonathan Demme wanted the film, which was the first big production to deal with AIDS, to reflect reality, so…

Catherine Strawn | November 21, 2008 - 7:30 pm

The Daily Squeeze: No Sex In Space Movie & Male Birds’ Singing

Virgin Galactic, the company planning on taking wealthy tourists to the edge of the atmosphere, has turned down a $1 million-offer for a sex-in-spacce movie. [Fox news]
The Indian Health…

Catherine Strawn | October 3, 2008 - 12:30 pm

Daily Squeeze: HIV Rates, Teen Choice Awards, Jodie Sweetin

Gossip Girl and the Jonas Brothers each received six surfboard trophies at Sunday’s Tenth Annual Teen Choice Awards. [Washington Post]
According to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study…

Annika Harris | August 4, 2008 - 12:10 pm

U.S. Ban On People With HIV Could Be Repealed

Did you know that people with HIV who want to visit the U.S. or move to the U.S. from another country basically can’t? For about 20 years, there has been…

Catherine Strawn | July 17, 2008 - 11:30 am

Illegal Sex Workers In India Elligible For Life Insurance

Commercial sex workers in India now have the option of purchasing life insurance policies even though their line of work is illegal in the country. When a few sex workers…

Catherine Strawn | May 22, 2008 - 3:30 pm