Category: HIV

Your Participation is Requested for HIV Prevention Survey

Photo Credit: roboppy via Flickr CC Your help is needed for a survey.for HIV Prevention Strategies for the MSM Global Forum. From the survey: We are looking for gay men, MSM and providers from all over the world to take part so that we are able to better understand the HIV prevention knowledge and needs... Read more »

June 27th is National HIV Testing Day

June 27th is National HIV Testing Day, do you know your status? This past week was Get Yourself Tested Week,  with events and programs in 10 cities across the country to get the word out on HIV testing. It’s important that you know your status and with the improvements in testing you no longer need... Read more »

Community Forum: Love in the age of Grindr

Project Crysp and LifeLube are at it again by starting a community conversation about sex – this time they’re tackling the digital age with their forum ‘Love in the Age of Grindr’ set for May 19th. ‘Love in the Age of Grindr’ will discuss hooking up, shacking up, U-hauls, friends with benefits and various ways... Read more »

Where are you 'Dining Out For Life'

On April 29th head to your favorite restaurant for this years edition of Dining Out For Life 2010! Dining Out for Life is the single largest HIV/AIDS benefit in the country.  In the past more than 80 Chicago Restaurants and Diners have joined forces to raise more than $75,000 for AIDSCare Progressive Services and raised... Read more »

HIV vaccine trial in Thailand shows success

Photo credit: 3D A recent HIV vaccine study in Thailand has show to cut the risk of becoming infected with HIV. The first time ever that any type of experimental vaccine has shown to prevent the infection of HIV!! The vaccine is a combination of two previously unsuccessful vaccines, but together they showed that... Read more »