Asian American History
Meet Flossie Wong-Staal, an Asian American trailblazer in AIDS research
Wong-Staal became the first scientist to clone HIV and understand its genetic functions, ultimately proving that HIV is the cause of AIDS
The world owes a debt to Kiyoshi Kuromiya for his trailblazing HIV/AIDS activism
As a self-proclaimed “Forrest Gump of activism,” Kiyoshi Kuromiya was present for many of the U.S. social justice movements in the ‘60s thro...
HIV-Infected Army Sergeant in Thailand Admits to Raping Over 70 Teenage Boys
Thai police apprehended an HIV-positive, high-ranking soldier on Wednesday for allegedly raping an estimated 75 teenage boys.
Horrifying: Woman Gets Pierced by Unknown Needle While Riding SF BART
A mother of two was recently pierced by a needle from what seems to be used for injecting drugs while riding the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BAR...
Self-Proclaimed ‘Super Laowai’ Accused of Spreading AIDS in China
A Spanish/French man who goes by the name “Sami” online has been accused of spreading AIDS in China.
The self-proclaimed “...
Thai Prostitute Arrested in Taiwan May Have Infected Dozens of Men with HIV
A 24-year-old Thai sex worker who visited Taiwan and saw clients during that time has tested positive for HIV.
The woman, only identified as...
China Just Launched a $15 All-in-One Treatment Pill for HIV
HIV treatment just became less expensive and more convenient for those who have the virus in China.
On Jan. 20, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) launch...
Woman to Sue Thai Government For Ruining Her Life With a False HIV Diagnosis
A 20-year-old Thai woman is reportedly filing charges against the Thai Ministry of Public Health for wrongly diagnosing her as HIV-positive ...
$5 HIV Test Kits Are Now Sold in Vending Machines at Universities Across China
In an effort to raise awareness and prevent HIV cases in China, some universities have started selling HIV test kits in vending machines.
Chinese University Sells HIV Testing Kits in Vending Machines
A university in Sichuan, China has been selling HIV testing kits through vending machines on campus.
Getting tested for HIV has never been m...