An Australian company Starpharma is to launch a condom coated with an antimicrobial chemical known as VivaGel. While it might be marketed as a great leap forward for preventing STIs, it’s unlikely to offer any more protection than your average condom
Dave R: In war zones, rape is a vile enough crime but the HIV-positive rapist takes the crime to another level of obscenity; it becomes a biological weapon which is intended to destroy communities from within. When will the world take note and react?
From POZ. As slogans anticipating an end to the AIDS epidemic gain popularity, skeptics worry that such promises are hollow and unrealistically ambitious, and that failure to deliver will ultimately set back efforts to combat HIV.
It’s an outrageously profane spoof of the Mormon religion that even makes fun of AIDS, says editor Bob Leahy, but it gets away without offending with a sweetly funny disposition that has the audience in the palm of its hand