Lawmakers Target Sexually Transmitted DiseasesA House panel has approved expanding the legal definition of sexual intercourse as part of an effort to prevent the intentional transmission of HIV and other diseases.
HIV Activist Becomes Advocate For PrEPTruvada, a pre-exposure prophylaxis ("PrEP") lowers the risk of contracting HIV by blocking the virus from infecting the body.
State Supreme Court Defines Sexual Intercourse As Salt-n-Pepa sing "Let's Talk About Sex." It took two years and three dictionaries, but the Florida Supreme Court has finally defined the term "sexual intercourse."
Why Wait? People Can Start Taking HIV Medicine The Day They Are DiagnosedThe moment someone is diagnosed with HIV, it can feel like a clock starts ticking. Time’s wasting. So why waste time? Start taking medication right away.
PrEP – Preventing HIV With One Pill A DayNormally, you take medicine when you have an infection. But now you can take medicine to prevent an infection – specifically HIV.
Who Needs An HIV Test? EveryoneDon’t be surprised at your next annual checkup if your doctor says she’s giving you an HIV test.
Prevention The Focus Of World AIDS Day In Miami-Dade, BrowardJairo Farinas had a big scare not long ago – he thought he may have contracted HIV.
Man Infected With HIV Sentenced To Jail For Biting Palm Beach DeputyA man who bit a Palm Beach County Sheriff's deputy during a drunken altercation has been sentenced to 364 days in jail.
Pioneering New Therapy Shows Promising Results Against HIVA British man with HIV could become the very first person to be cured by using a pioneering new therapy.
Winner Announced In Broward's "Art To End Aids" Mural ProjectThe Florida Department of Health in Broward County and ArtServe has announced a winner in its “Art to End AIDS” public mural project.
$16M Given To Florida Groups For Cancer ResearchA number of Florida organizations are getting money for cancer research and tobacco-related diseases.
Wilton Manors Couple Spreads Awareness On World AIDS DayIt's World AIDS Day. A day to remember those who we've lost to crippling disease. It's also a time when everyone can reflect on how far the fight against HIV and AIDS has progressed.