Tag Archive | HIV-positive
As Britain’s first openly HIV-positive mayor, Philip Normal says his responsibilities stretch far beyond his constituents in Lambeth, the inner-city borough that perhaps best epitomises London’s demographic hotchpotch. The new mayor, an artist and designer, who runs his own fashion store in Lambeth’s trendy Brixton area, has received thousands of congratulatory messages following his election […]
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 […]
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’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:
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.
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 […]