Stigma Surrounding HIV Lands Young Man in Prison for Life

Stigma Surrounding HIV Lands Young Man in Prison for Life

The stigma surrounding HIV has landed a young man in prison for life. In the city of St. Charles, Missouri, on Friday, May 15, a former college wrestler named Michael Johnson (nicknamed Tiger Mandingo), was convicted on five counts. These counts vary from recklessly exposing partners to HIV, recklessly infecting a partner with the virus, […]

HIV Home Use Test Kits on Market Now in U.K.

HIV Home Use Test Kits on Market Now in U.K.

The first HIV self-test kit for home use and instant results is now on the market in the United Kingdom. Similar products were approved for sale in the U.S. two years ago. The do-it-yourself HIV kits allow people to privately take a test and find out the results quickly, much like a home pregnancy test. […]