From FS magazine: Intoxication plays a role in many of our early sexual experiences. How do those inform our understanding of sexual intimacy as we move into our late twenties and beyond? And will we indulge in chemsex?
How do we define success in both fighting HIV and in supporting people who live with it? How do we measure success and can those tools we have at our disposal provide the kind of accountability we should expect? Bob Leahy reports
Newly diagnosed Guest Author Joseph Sinnott says “I deliberately sought to be and was “pozzed", . Was I crazy? mad? insane? psychotic? Was my essential eroticization and subsequent pursuit of HIV deviant or perverted?
CATIE ED Laurie Edmiston “From the community perspective, AIDS 2014 was a strong conference, with an emphasis on key populations and the critical importance of human rights for these key populations.” And of course its emphasis on the treatment cascade
Poz AIDS activist Jim Pickett says hard-core PrEP opponents “distrust and mischaracterize science – either due to true misunderstanding or to cynical manipulation. They are stuck in a mind-set that posits condoms as the only valid form of HIV prevention."
Marc-André LeBlanc says that PrEP is a hot topic in HIV prevention circles. There is more and more discussion about it in gay media, on social networks, and even in mass media. But is it even on the radar of the average gay man?