Tag Archive | HIV-positive

Advice: HIV-Friendly Mortgage Protection/Life Insurance

Advice: HIV-Friendly Mortgage Protection/Life Insurance

Nick McGowan of online life insurance broker, lion.ie, gives his top tips for getting mortgage protection and insurance if you’re a person living with HIV   Earlier this year, news broke that a patient in London was cured of HIV, following a bone marrow transplant. It comes more than a decade after Timothy Brown, the […]

British lawmaker comes out as HIV positive to tackle stigma

British lawmaker comes out as HIV positive to tackle stigma

A British lawmaker came out as HIV positive in a speech to parliament yesterday, Thursday, saying he wanted to tackle the stigma and encourage others to get tested. Lloyd Russell-Moyle, who represents the opposition Labour party, is only the second British lawmaker to reveal he is HIV positive, and the first announce it in parliament. […]

Read Robbie Lawlor On Being HIV Positive, & What The Irish Government Should Do Next

Read Robbie Lawlor On Being HIV Positive, & What The Irish Government Should Do Next

Read Robbie Lawlor’s candid interview on his HIV positive status, and what he feels should be done next to highlight this important issue, like making “Relationship & Sexual Education fully comprehensive and obligatory”. Just turn to pages 28-34 of April’s edition of EILE Magazine, below:

World AIDS Day: IGLYO – The Importance of Access to Healthcare and Information

World AIDS Day: IGLYO – The Importance of Access to Healthcare and Information

On the occasion of World AIDS Day, IGLYO, the International LGBTQ Youth & Student Organisation, call on the European Union, governments, NGOs, health services providers, and activists, to work together to ensure equal access to appropriate healthcare and uncensored information on HIV prevention to youth across Europe.

Zachary Quinto Responds to Misinterpretation Of His Comments About HIV/AIDS

Zachary Quinto Responds to Misinterpretation Of His Comments About HIV/AIDS

When Zachary Quinto was awarded Artist of the Year by OUT100, he made some comments about the present attitude among young gay men to HIV/AIDS. OUT100 reported: “Quinto’s rise and sheer ubiquity in Hollywood are reflective not only of his strength as an actor or his professional savvy, but also of the rapidly shifting currents […]