Health Archive

Once in the TV Spotlight, HIV Slips into the Shadows

Characters with HIV are disappearing from screens, though their presence is crucial....

Get Fit with Jessie Pavelka’s The Program

Trainer and TV personality Jessie Pavelka crafts a journey to fitness that has a lot to do with who you’re on the road with....

Blue Blood: Prince Harry Takes the HIV Test

How does a beloved cultural figure get the word out about how vital it is to get tested?...

Tension? Explore the Alexander Technique

The Alexander Technique is a practice — originally used by actors to addresses chronic ailments — that just may help you to stop stressing yourself out....

AIDS in Film: Every Picture Tells a Story

For our entertainment issue, we took a look back through our MetroHIV film coverage on the lookout for great films we haven’t previously discussed —and where you can seek them...

How to Lose Those Last Ten Pounds? Ask Dr. Scarpidis

At some point, you may not be able to sculpt your body any further, but perhaps your doctor can....

Eight Ways to Stay Fit This Winter

Whether there’s snow in your backyard or you need to seek out higher ground, this season provides brisk opportunities to feel the burn....

20 Years after America Is Dying Slowly

How a hip-hop masterpiece helped a community face a growing threat....

Observe World AIDS Day with Outspoken Celebs

This World AIDS Day, we recall the words of those who’ve continued to advance the public conversation about HIV: outspoken performers, stalwart survivors and icons we won’t...

What Essential Oils Can Do for You

Harness the healing in these powerful plants....

Redefining "Poz" for a New Generation

How not to put your foot in your mouth when public figures reveal their HIV status....

For Will Harrell, HIV Became a Family Affair

We talk to an activist whose drive to raise awareness has personal roots that stem from the epidemic’s early issues....