Tag Archives: hiv and aids

Knowledge is power

A generation of young people have never known a world without AIDS, but their complacency means new infections continue People who weren’t yet born when AIDS first emerged are today most at risk for becoming HIV positive — an alarming … Continue reading

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Pride 2011 • Tavern Guild names 5 parade beneficiaries

Organizations provide a variety of services for those in the LGBT and HIV/AIDS communities Draconis von Trapp  |  Intern intern@dallasvoice.com Beneficiaries In recent years, increasing costs have forced the Dallas Tavern Guild to cut back on the number of organizations … Continue reading

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LOCAL BRIEFS: AIN receives donations, Women’s Chorus auditions, food programs

AIN receives donations AIDS Interfaith Network received a number of donations over the past two weeks, totaling about $65,000, to support North Texans with HIV and AIDS living in poverty. MAC AIDS Fund made a $25,000 donation to AIN’s meals … Continue reading

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LSR Journal: Overcoming doubts to ride for others

James Cannata M.M. Adjarian  |  Contributing Writer editor@dallasvoice.com Cycling for the Lone Star Ride Fighting AIDS ultimately means giving people with HIV and AIDS a chance at a better quality of life. But as Dallas IT professional James Cannata can … Continue reading

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CURE postpones quilt display

Tyler Sweatman Tyler Sweatman, event director of CURE’s Dallas AIDS Memorial Quilt display, announced that the event has been postponed. Last week, he said, Pepsi pulled out as the event’s lead sponsor. The event was to be held at the … Continue reading

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New AIDS Arms clinic progressing on schedule

DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com AIDS Arms is turning their old office space into a new clinic to serve people with HIV and AIDS in Oak Cliff. Last week they sent pictures of the backhoe in the new clinic … Continue reading

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Razzle Dazzle Dallas returns to Cedar Springs

  Revived event will span 5 days with a variety of new features DAVID TAFFET | Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com When organizers decided to revive Razzle Dazzle Dallas, they made the event bigger than it had ever been. And Scott Whittall, … Continue reading

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Taylor was early and tireless HIV/AIDS advocate

Actress will ‘stand for history on a podium above everyone else’ SANDY COHEN  |  AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES — Elizabeth Taylor was as well known for her AIDS advocacy as she was for her acting. She was the first … Continue reading

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WATCH: Lady Gaga on self-love, AIDS prevention and her little monsters on ‘Good Morning America’

In case you were heading in to work at this time, Lady Gaga appeared today on Good Morning America. Remember, she’s the spokesperson for MAC cosmetics and discussed their work with HIV prevention, but she also talked to Robin Roberts … Continue reading

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AOC workers honored by Tarrant County Health Department

World AIDS Day presentation honored two for their work to stop the spread of HIV AIDS Awareness | The Tarrant County Public Health Department honored Bea Lampka for her work with Latino and Hispanic communities. Fort Worth — The Tarrant County Public … Continue reading

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