I remember only too well when AIDS first impacted on my world and came into the public eye. In 1981 I was 19 and there was talk in the gay […]
AIDS jokes. Not funny in the 1980s. Not funny now.
“We have had the scare of SARs, bird flu, Ebola and of course AIDS. None proved as devastating as feared.“ Speaking her mind on COVID-19 and the spread of Coronavirus, […]
The British Prime Minister, Theresa May has paid tribute to those lost to AIDS-related illnesses.
Every year on the 1st of December many people start wearing a red ribbon for World AIDS Day, but what does it mean and who designed it? The Red Ribbon […]
If you’ve been around Soho or South London recently you may have seen a multi-colour poster which states “I’m Too Sexy To Have AIDs”, activist group, ACT UP LONDON have defaced the posters to read something different.
While social attitudes towards homosexuality have improved beyond anyone’s expectations in just three decades, it’s important not to forget the fierce oppression and undue criminalisation gay people faced in Britain’s […]
What is AIDS or HIV Denialism? There is a small but vocal section of society that believes that HIV or AIDS doesn’t exist or believes that it is all a […]
What is AIDS? AIDS stands for acquired immune deficiency syndrome. It is a condition where there is a critical loss of the body’s cellular immunity. People who have AIDS have an incredible […]
Due to licensing this article must be read on our website President Donald Trump fired the remaining members of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (PACHA) Wednesday, reportedly informing them […]
The Red Ribbon symbol has become the defining icon for the awareness, fundraising and determination to beat HIV and AIDS. It’s strong, vibrant red, a symbol that has become synonymous with […]