Why Willie Colón’s “El Gran Varón” is Still Relevant Today
Why Willie Colón’s “El Gran Varón” is Still Relevant Today
By Jesus Trivino | 06/17/2016 - 12:02

Beyond being one of the main architects of the Fania salsa sound (think Dr.


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The Rio Grande Valley Has Major AIDS Spike Among Latino Men
The Rio Grande Valley Has Major AIDS Spike Among Latino Men
By Cindy Casares | 03/24/2016 - 10:46

Texas' Rio Grande Valley has seen about an 89 percent increase in HIV and


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Charlie Sheen Went To Mexico For HIV Treatment
Charlie Sheen Went to Mexico to Seek Alternative HIV Treatment
By Cristina Arreola | 01/14/2016 - 10:36

During his appearance on The Dr. Oz Show earlier this week, Charlie Sheen revealed that he went off his medication and traveled to Mexico to seek an alternative HIV treatment.


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AIDS HIV Latino Community
Seeing Red: 6 Things You Need To Know About HIV/AIDS & Latinos
By Cristina Arreola | 12/02/2015 - 10:59

HIV and AIDS are sorely underdiscussed in our community, despite the fact that the rate of new HIV infections among Latinas is more than three times as high as it is for whites.


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Miss Universe Paulina Vega AIDS Latino Community Video
EXCLUSIVE: Miss Universe Paulina Vega Talks AIDS & HIV in the Latino Community
By Latina Staff | 06/06/2015 - 11:00

Miss Universe Paulina Vega talks being named "madrina" for the Latino Commission on AIDS 25 Anniversary Cielo Latino gala.


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Latino Celebs Who Bring Awareness to the AIDS Crisis
8 Latino Celebs Who Bring Awareness to the AIDS Crisis
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 12/01/2013 - 11:00

December 1st is World AIDS Awareness Day. Did you know that 1 in 4 new HIV/AIDS cases are women? And according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Latinas are 4 times more likely to have HIV/AIDS than non-Hispanic white women. These statistics are proof that we need to continue to educate one another about this epidemic. Here are 10 Latino celebrities who are bringing awareness to the AIDS crisis:


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Latinos & AIDS: 9 Facts You Need To Know
Latinos & AIDS: 9 Facts You Need To Know
By Helen Ubinas | 12/01/2013 - 10:00

The fight against AIDS is far from over for Latinos, but patients are living longer and creating awareness of the disease. Here are the 9 facts you NEED to know: 


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La La Anthony at the Victoria's Secret fashion show
WATCH: La La Talks AIDS, Wants to End "Ignorance Out There"
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 11/26/2013 - 09:40

Latinas accounted for 21 percent (2,000) of new infections among Latinos in 2009, making their rate of HIV infection more than four times that of white women, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. And La La Anthony is working hard to raise awareness about this issue!


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Increasing Awareness on National Latino AIDS Awareness Day
Increasing Awareness on National Latino AIDS Awareness Day
By Vanessa Gonzalez-Plumhoff | 10/15/2013 - 13:16

When was the last time you were tested for HIV?


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Chita Rivera's 80th Birthday Bash to Help Fight AIDS
Chita Rivera's 80th Birthday Bash to Help Fight AIDS
By Cristina Arreola | 09/23/2013 - 15:18

Chita Rivera is throwing a huge 80th birthday bash...and the best part is we’re all invited! 

The Tony Award winning singer, actress, and dancer, who initially wanted to quietly celebrate her birthday, changed her mind and decided to use her talent and fame to give back.


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