Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter of “The Roots” is lending his support for a mural that would honor the legacy of a beloved community leader he grew up with in South Philadelphia.
There has been a great deal of talk surrounding the availability of home testing for HIV here in the United States, but there are concerns as well – both here and abroad.
A third-year law student at Drexel University has authored a blog post that has raised more than a few eyebrows.
The LGBT Elder initiative will hold an information workshop for older adults living with HIV/AIDS starting at 6 Tuesday night at the William Way Community Center in Philadelphia.
For the first time in 22 years, the International AIDS Conference is being held in the United States.
Blame the perceived stigma and fear, says Terri Clark, prevention services coordinator at ActionAIDS in Philadelphia.
In the latest court papers, the Milton Hershey School is asking a Judge to rule that it didn’t violate the Americans with Disabilities Act in denying admission to an HIV-positive 13-year-old boy.
Monday is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day and local organizations are offering free testing and advice.
It’s a step in the right direction. That’s what some Philadelphia activists involved in the fight against HIV/AIDS are saying about Pope Benedict’s soon-to-be-published comments about condoms.
Local AIDS activists gathered at Broad and Arch Streets in Philadelphia Monday afternoon and marched to the Convention Center where President Obama was speaking, in an effort to urge him to keep a campaign promise of more money for medication for over 3,000 people in this country still on waiting lists for treatment.