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


Read more
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.


Read more
Charlie Sheen Gets Candid About HIV Diagnosis: "I'm Amazed I'm Actually Alive"
Charlie Sheen Gets Candid About HIV Diagnosis: "I'm Amazed I'm Actually Alive"
By Cristina Arreola | 01/12/2016 - 09:26

Charlie Sheen spoke candidly and openly about his health and HIV diagnosis in an interview with 


Read more
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.


Read more
IPhone Device Hiv Syphilis Testing
This Is Real: Your iPhone Will Soon Be Able To Test For HIV & Syphilis
By Cristina Arreola | 02/10/2015 - 17:41

Technology can dramatically change the way we approach STD testing, as researchers at Colombia University have recently proven. 


Read more
Henry Santos attends People En Espanol's 50 Most Beautiful 2013
EXCLUSIVE: Henry Santos Talks Latinos & the Stigma Surrounding HIV
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 09/17/2014 - 15:15

Mi gente, it's time to raise HIV awareness and decrease the stigma in our community!


Read more
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: 


Read more
Juanes at the 2013 Grammy Awards
WATCH: Juanes Takes On HIV Awareness for the Young Latino Community
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/19/2013 - 10:12

Latinos account for approximately 21 percent of all new HIV infection cases in the U.S. According to statistical reports by the Centers for Disease Control, that's nearly three times the rate of infection for whites. Juanes has now taken this statistic and decided to run with in order to help build awareness for the young Latino community.


Read more
More Advanced HIV Vaccine
Latina HIV Rate Four Times Higher Than White Non-Hispanic Women, A Cure May Be In Sight
By Sugey Palomares | 04/04/2013 - 10:36

Researchers at Duke University believe they have the answer to developing an AIDS vaccine that generates powerful antibodies, which can fight the HIV virus. The new study could help scientists determine which proteins to use in vaccines to induce antibodies that prevent the spread of HIV infection.


Read more
AIDS Awareness Red Ribbon
Latinos & AIDS - What You Need to Know
By Samantha Leal | 10/15/2012 - 18:00

October 15 marks National Latino AIDS Awareness Day. The NLAAD campaign works annually at building capacity for non-profit organizations and health departments in order to reach the Latino community, promote HIV testing and provide HIV prevention and access to care. 

Our community is seriously affected by the HIV epidemic. Consider this: 


Read more