From segregation to integration, the road ahead...

By Andrew Goyvaerts


From gay bars to peace walls, flag polls and a virtually nonexistent border, I have witnessed and studied from a social science perspective, segregation, a topic that some are becoming desensitised to in the world we live in today. 735 more words


N.S. court overturns sex assault convictions of man who did not disclose HIV status

Nova Scotia’s highest court has overturned the convictions of an HIV-positive former boxer who had sex with two women, saying their consent was not undermined even if he didn’t disclose his status. 133 more words


HIV forum addresses curbing rates of virus in Saskatchewan

Representatives from 37 First Nations communities in Saskatchewan gathered on Tuesday to discuss curbing the disproportionate percentage of Indigenous people with HIV/AIDS. 406 more words


6th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Originally delivered on February 13, 1994

Readings: Leviticus 13:1-2, 44-46; Corinthians 10:31-11:1; Mark 1:40-45

The first and last readings today are about leprosy.  Fr. Healy suggests that we all have leprosy from time to time. 87 more words

Cycle B

Don’t Believe The Hype: Seven HIV/AIDS Myths We Need To Stop Believing

Knowledge helps us make informed decisions, especially when it comes to health. When it comes to HIV/AIDS, there’s still lots of dangerous misinformation out there. Whether it’s in a Facebook comments section, the barbershop or at our own dinner tables, there are  dangerous conspiracy theories that put everyone further at risk. 903 more words


Yes! Black People Are Still Becoming Infected and Dying at Alarming Rates!

February 7th is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. It’s the one day has been set aside to honor and commemorate those who are infected and affected with HIV. 1,612 more words

Dr. TaMara

Anti- #HIV #Antibodies in the #CSF: Evidence of Early #Treatment #Impact on #CNS #Reservoir? (J Infect Dis., abstract)

Anti-Human Immunodeficiency Virus Antibodies in the Cerebrospinal Fluid: Evidence of Early Treatment Impact on Central Nervous System Reservoir?

Peter D Burbelo, Richard W Price, Lars Hagberg, Hiroyu Hatano, Serena Spudich, Steven G Deeks, Magnus Gisslén… 271 more words