AIDS http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Health Reform Law Threatens Care For AIDS Patients http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/health-reform-law-threatens-care-aids-patients <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The centerpiece of the federal government’s war against HIV/AIDS bears the name Ryan White. &nbsp;</span></p><p></p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 21:26:00 +0000 Robert Joiner 32941 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Health Reform Law Threatens Care For AIDS Patients Uncertainty Abounds For Program 'Critical' To HIV, AIDS Care http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/uncertainty-abounds-program-critical-hiv-aids-care <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">As St. Louis Public Radio </span><a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/why-something-feels-good-has-been-bad-news-st-louis" style="line-height: 1.5;">has reported before</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, the region is a tough place for sexual health.</span></p> Thu, 02 May 2013 21:35:50 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 26025 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Uncertainty Abounds For Program 'Critical' To HIV, AIDS Care Photography project gives women new perspective on living with HIV http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/photography-project-gives-women-new-perspective-living-hiv <p><a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-959177.mp3">http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-959177.mp3</a></p><p>More than a million Americans are living with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. About a quarter of them are women, and in St. Louis and throughout the country, African-American women are disproportionately affected.</p><p>An HIV diagnosis can lead not just to debilitating medical problems, but to social stigma and isolation. But as St. Louis Public Radio&rsquo;s Véronique LaCapra reports, a photography project is giving some HIV-positive women a new way to look at their disease and its challenges.</p><p> Thu, 24 Mar 2011 11:15:08 +0000 Véronique LaCapra 796 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Photography project gives women new perspective on living with HIV