Friday, April 22, 2011

Housing Works Blog: Wanna Get Intimate? Sign Here, Please.

Excerpt:  "He’s at ease until it’s time for the first kiss—that’s when he leans in, pulls out the document and asks the object of his affection to sign, indicating he’s shared that he has HIV.
That piece of paper, he believes, could save him from years behind bars if a partner ever alleges that he didn’t disclose his status. He carries it everywhere."
Read the full article:
posted to Housing Works Blog by Julie Turkewitz.

We think this article is a good reflection of some of the many issues that are present in HIV prevention, all of which need more funding and development. Meanwhile, keep promoting the use of a condom every time!