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October 2007


Brothers & Sisters
by Lucile Scott
Having competed for funding, media attention and support within the African-American community, HIV-positive straight black women and HIV-positive gay black men are finding common ground in a new goal: prevention and survival. Here, leaders from each camp share their united battle plan.

Call Me Miss Ralph
by Bob Ickes
She hit Broadway, in Dreamgirls, as AIDS was first hitting America. Now Sheryl Lee Ralph, ever the diva, brings down the house by demanding that when it comes to AIDS prevention, women of color do more than just dream. 

At Your Service
by Nicole Joseph
After her brother passed away from AIDS, Elisa Mills searched for support and found none. Bernadette Berzoza helps her build a league of her own.

Two-Time Survivor
by Rachel Rabkin Pechman
A history of childhood sexual abuse doesn’t have to derail your HIV treatment.

Reyataz Takers: Drink Up
by Laura Whitehorn

It's Stuffy in Here
by Laura Whitehorn
Sinusitis (swelling of the sinuses in the nasal cavity) strikes 68 percent of positive people, leaving them wheezing, snuffling and aching.

So Hot off the Press
by James Wortman,Juliana Shulman and Shavon Greene
Is sexual health a priority for our favorite mags?

The Early Show
by Derek Thaczuk
Can packing power sooner soften resistance later?

Mortal Combat
by Christopher Murray
HIV may be “manageable” for many, but we still need tools to help manage our fears. 

Buck Buddies
by Nicole Joseph
Positive (and negative) loan partners tackle discrimination.

Posh Spices
by David Coop
The key to herbal healing: Take more than a pinch

Not in My House
by Terri Faulkner
Just because I’m already HIV positive doesn’t mean we’ll have sex without protection.

Back to the Bathhouse
by Mark Leydorf
A positive actor towels off his career—and makes his Broadway debut—by time-traveling to a pre-AIDS sex club.

With or Without You
by Lucile Scott
As Irish infections rise, where in the world is Bono? 

by Juliana Shulman
Big Brother gets under your skin.

Campus Confidential
Just how private are college medical records? 

Reality Bites
by James Wortman
Vampire fiction has long played fast and loose with HIV-positive hematology.

Sarah Sorting
by James Wortman
Comedian Sarah Silverman peppers her stand-up act and self-titled Comedy Central series with AIDS jokes.

Above the Rim
by Shavon Greene
Houston Rockets superstar Yao Ming has a loftier goal than a league championship.

Hot Dates-October 2007

Capital Punishment
by Juliana Shulman

The Shirt Off My Back
by James Wortman

by Kellee Terrell

Dairy Queen
by Kellee Terrell
A Missouri mom pumps up HIV awareness—by giving her leftover breast milk to African orphans

Let’s Hear It for the Boy
by Shari Margolese
Shari Margolese watches her HIV-positive son become a prevention rock star.

Editor's Letter-October 2007
Come Together

Mailbox-October 2007

Catch of the Month-October 2007


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