01:13 PM EDT 03/27/2015
Originally posted 03/26/2015 12:15PM
Indiana Governor Mike Pence declared a public health emergency Thursday in the face of the worst outbreak of HIV in the state's history. Seventy-nine HIV cases have been linked to intravenous drug use in Southeastern Indiana's Scott County, and state health officials attribute it to an opiate painkiller called Opana. (Pence said Wednesday that Scott County typically sees just five cases per year.)
Originally posted 02/12/2015 11:00AM
Fashion and entertainment's elite gathered to raise money for AIDS research at the amfAR New York Gala Wednesday, and presenter Chris Rock couldn't help but stir a little controversy.
Originally posted 12/02/2014 01:45PM
Bono has some top notch understudies: Bruce Springsteen and Chris Martin of Coldplay acted as the U2 frontman, who is recovering from a bike accident, at a concert Monday night honoring World AIDS Day.
Originally posted 11/23/2014 09:30PM
Keeping up with Kim Kardashian could bring us one step closer to ending AIDS.
Originally posted 10/30/2014 04:10PM
"Money ain't nothing but money / When you get to the money, it ain't nothing but money," Miley Cyrus rapped on Bangerz – and the singer continued that cost-is-no-object sentiment at Wednesday's amFAR Inspiration Gala in Los Angeles.
Originally posted 10/29/2014 02:30PM
With a busy career and a young daughter, romance is taking a backseat for Padma Lakshmi.
Originally posted 10/29/2014 11:25AM
When Big Brother winner Dick Donato decided to go public with his HIV-positive status earlier this month, he wasn't sure what to expect.
After all, Donato was best known as "Evel Dick," a reality-TV villain. "We'll see what people have to say about it," he told PEOPLE at the time. "Everyone will have an opinion."
As it turns out, the public has embraced Donato, who is currently appearing on Couples Therapy.
"The reaction has been overwhelmingly positive," he tells PEOPLE. "Absolutely fantastic."
Originally posted 05/01/2014 10:30AM
When Ryan Lewis was 6 years old and found out his mom, Julie, was diagnosed with HIV, he couldn't keep it to himself.
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