“When I was Santa Cruz AIDS Agency Director, it was our dream to have people living with HIV age into the senior category.”
In June of this year, the organization followed up on the application with the CDC, and our response was not even acknowledged or replied to.
The grants will study the use of a variety of techniques – personalized, daily text message reminders; and individual and group counseling
We started with HIV. We developed the platforms, applied it to coronavirus. And now we’re trying to close the loop.
"AIDS is not just a Hollywood disease. And it is not just a gay disease. This is the health crisis of this century."
"It’s time to take what we’ve learned from coronavirus and take it back to HIV and build upon from what we have learned.”
The show, which features a largely LGBTQ cast, shines a light on a dark chapter that's been fading from memory.
Over a third of them have died. It's known as "gay plague." (Laughter.) No, it is. I mean it's a pretty serious thing [...]
HIV-related stigma, homophobia and transphobia, and lack of access create equity gaps in HIV prevention, testing, and treatment
"This horrible disease afflicts members of one of the nation's most stigmatized and discriminated-against minorities."