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This segment of Access Houston we welcome W. Imara Canady, National Director of Community Engagement & Communications for AIDS Healthcare Foundation. AHF opened Houston’s first Out of the Closet Thrift Store in the Montrose District. The facility will also house a state-of-the-art AHF Pharmacy and administer confidential free, rapid, one-minute testing for HIV and other […]

This segment of Access Houston we welcome the founder of CHAT, Dr. Aisha Siddiqui, and mural artist Vivienne Dang. This year, Culture of Health-Advancing Together (CHAT) has partnered with the Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs and the Houston Arts Alliance to bring to Houston a series of 12 new murals highlighting the international diversity and […]

On this segment of Access Houston we’re talking to some members of the LGBTQIA community about the events happening around Houston Pride. June is Pride month and Houston celebrates it’s pride this weekend beginning on Friday, June 22nd. On this segment we have Robert Ross from T.R.U.T.H. Poject, Nashia Jackson from KRAVE Houston, and DL […]

In July 2013, Raymond Parker was hoping to get a job with the NYPD as a police communications technician. After he applied, he received a “conditional” offer of employment. However, during a routine medical exam, Parker told officials that he was HIV-positive. The NYPD asked for more information on his CD4 count, which is a health measurement […]

The late Eazy-E‘s son, Lil Eazy-E, claims to be an HIV activist, yet he is for harsh punitive punishment when it comes to HIV-positive sex-partners not disclosing their status. In an interview with TMZ, Lil’ Eazy-E said he was against California lawmakers possibly lowering the penalty for knowingly exposing a sex partner to HIV. By his […]

Donald Trump's transition team is calling on Congress to fund the creation of a wall along the Mexican border as soon as April.

https://www.instagram.com/p/fGzIbCJD4h/?taken-by=tigermandingo&hl=en Former college wrestler Michael Johnson just received a huge break in his court case. According to reports, a Missouri appeals court ordered a new trial on Tuesday for the wrestler who was sentenced to 30 years in prison back in 2013 for infecting a man with HIV and endangering four other sexual partners. The court […]

Yvette Brown talks to HelloBeautiful about being berated by her doctor and her pending lawsuit.

Prosecutors charged a Chicago-area personal trainer for transmitting the HIV virus to three women. The man allegedly knew for 15 years that he is HIV positive but did not warn the women.

A Memphis dance coach allegedly had sex with his underage student and exposed him to HIV. Police arrested the suspect who faces multiple charges.

Plus, Nigerian president apologizes for plagiarizing President Obama's past speech and six Rikers prison guards given prison time for beating an inmate.