HIV

SF Health Department campaign aims to lower HIV transmission rate among black men

The San Francisco Department of Public Health launched a new campaign Wednesday…

 

SF filmmaker surprises with crowd-pleasing HIV comedy ‘Pushing Dead’

San Francisco resident Tom E. Brown is the most hard-working and talented…

 

Tenderloin health efforts break from tradition as support for supervised injection sites grows

Solving intractable problems in an urban environment like the Tenderloin takes some…

 

Scoop: ‘Game of Thrones’ tops Emmy nods, but streaming makes gains

The Emmy Awards nominations told us what is already evident: The power…

HIV councils merge with new PrEP campaign

One HIV council plus another HIV council will hopefully equal zero future…

HIV/AIDS clinic faces hurdles in attempt to consolidate services

A plan to consolidate a Castro district pharmacy and clinic serving those…

Scoop: Charlie Sheen: ‘I should have been more responsible’

Having revealed his HIV secret, Charlie Sheen, so recently associated with illicit…

New $20 million SF institute bolsters effort to cure HIV

When Dr. Paul Volberding began treating San Francisco’s first HIV and AIDS…

Dolan: Sheen case prompts disclosure questions

This week’s question comes from Jerry K. of the Castro, who asks:…

SF receives $500K grant for ‘getting to zero’ HIV infections effort

San Francisco’s effort to become the first city with zero new HIV…

SF records all-time low in HIV infections, deaths

Fourteen years after his death sentence, Randy Silva is in the best…

AIDS protesters of 1990s see parallels with modern black civil rights struggles

Peaceful resistance. Police clashes. Accusations of riots. A struggle for civil rights.…

Pioneering AIDS doctor reflects on first cases in S.F. as city strives to eradicate virus

When it comes to one of the world’s deadliest epidemics, Dr. Paul…

Helping Hands: HIV/AIDs sufferers extra vulnerable during housing crunch

Helping Hands Editor's Note: This is the third in a five-part series…

SF Supervisor Scott Wiener reveals his use of HIV-prevention drug Truvada

San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener on Wednesday revealed that he has been…

SF supervisor to call for free HIV prevention medication

A San Francisco supervisor is expected to call today for The City…

Effective HIV/AIDS prevention treatment could be boosting other STDs in SF

Victory in the war on HIV and AIDS is coming with a…

Supervisor Wiener seeks to continue city funding for HIV/AIDS services

As city funds have supplanted budget cuts to HIV services in the…

Coupons to Castro businesses offered for STD tests

The Department of Public Health is encouraging gay men to get regular…

STD rates continue to increase in San Francisco

As new cases of sexually-transmitted diseases continue to rise in San Francisco,…