Strategy

‘It was wartime’: 3 survivors of the AIDS epidemic share the hard lessons on love and resiliency they learned in the ’80s that are helping them make it through the coronavirus crisis

Survivors of the HIV/AIDs epidemic share three life-saving lessons for coping with COVID-19. The HIV/AIDS epidemic changed American culture. Since 1981,75 million people have had the HIV virus and approximately 32 million have died. Everything from practicing compassion to developing tolerance can help you get through this tough time. Visit […]
‘It was wartime’: 3 survivors of the AIDS epidemic share the hard lessons on love and resiliency they learned in the ’80s that are helping them make it through the coronavirus crisis
Lifestyle

People with HIV should not have a higher coronavirus risk if they take viral-suppressing drugs as usual, but many may struggle to get hold of medication

Certain pre-existing medical conditions like cancer and HIV can significantly weaken someone’s immune system, making it more likely for some people to develop more severe symptoms of coronavirus. People with “less-controlled HIV” – people who have HIV who aren’t receiving the proper treatment – are at risk for more dangerous […]
People with HIV should not have a higher coronavirus risk if they take viral-suppressing drugs as usual, but many may struggle to get hold of medication
Tech

Facebook reverses course after backlash, deciding to remove ads about a HIV-prevention drug that were called ‘factually inaccurate’ and a risk to public health

Facebook has begun removing ads that have been criticised for promoting false information regarding an HIV-prevention drug, as the company continues to wrestle with policing ads on its platform. Earlier this month, an open letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg – published on GLAAD’s website and signed by over 50 […]
Facebook reverses course after backlash, deciding to remove ads about a HIV-prevention drug that were called ‘factually inaccurate’ and a risk to public health