HIV

Ruling Limits Access To Porn Actress’ HIV Records

Citing medical privacy, an Alameda County judge has denied state workplace safety officials access to medical files and personal information for a porn actress who contracted HIV in 2009.

06/22/2011

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Porn Trade Group Has Plan For Actor Health Care

Porn performers will soon be given a list of recommended health care providers for their frequent sexually transmitted disease testing, and results will be fed into a new industry database, according to a porn trade group.

05/26/2011

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Sherman Oaks Clinic That Catered To Porn Stars Closes Again

A health clinic that catered to porn stars in the San Fernando Valley has closed in the wake of two years of controversy.

05/03/2011

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HIV Clinic Catering To Porn Stars Re-Opens

A San Fernando Valley HIV clinic that caters to porn stars re-opens after being forced to close.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/04/2011

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San Pedro Clinic Patients Told To Check For Hepatitis, HIV

Los Angeles County health officials are urging the patients of a San Pedro health clinic to get tested for Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C and HIV after a confirmed case of contamination.

01/11/2011

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Porn Industry Clinic Shut Down After State Rejects License

California health officials have denied a porn industry health clinic’s bid for a license to operate as a community clinic.

12/09/2010

HIV-Postive Porn Actor Calls For Mandatory Condom Use

An adult film actor who tested positive for HIV says he now wishes he had known more about the risks of contracting sexually transmitted diseases in the industry and is calling for mandatory condom use in porn films.

12/08/2010

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Divine Design 2010 To Benefit Project Angel Food

Wrap up your holiday shopping at Divine Design 2010, which benefits Project Angel Food.

12/01/2010

Los Angeles County Events Mark World AIDS Day

City officials want the public to commemorate World AIDS Day by getting tested for HIV/AIDS and help increase awareness of the disease.

12/01/2010

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Grants Handed Out To Groups Serving People With HIV, AIDS

In celebration of World AIDS Day, Kaiser Permanente Southern California is giving a total of $357,557 in grants to 35 nonprofit organization that serve people living with HIV and AIDS.

11/30/2010

Truvada pill, HIV drug made by Gilead Sciences Inc. (credit: Paul Sakuma/AP)

Study: AIDS Pill Helps Gay Men Avoid HIV Infection

Scientists have an exciting breakthrough in the fight against AIDS. A pill already used to treat HIV infection turns out to be a powerful weapon in protecting healthy gay men from catching the virus, a global study found.

11/23/2010

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No New Cases Of HIV Found In Porn Stars

No new cases of HIV have been found at the Los Angeles clinic where an adult film actor tested HIV-positive last month.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/05/2010

John Gile, president of CAAF, was an in-studio guest on the KCAL9 News at Noon Wednesday to discuss the event. (credit: CBS)

Stars To Shine For Kids With AIDS Halloween Event

The Children Affected By AIDS Foundation (CAAF) will hold their 17th annual monster mash, uh, party this Saturday at the Barker Hangar from 5-8 p.m.

10/27/2010

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CEO: Quarantines In Effect After HIV Scare In Porn Biz

One of the biggest producers in adult films says that several actors are being isolated amid a potential HIV outbreak that threatens to bring down California’s multibillion-dollar porn industry

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–10/14/2010

The door to the Adult Industry Medical Healthcare Foundation clinic. (credit: AP)

Positive HIV Tests Brings Porn Production To A Halt

A leading producer of pornography says at least five companies have halted production in Southern California’s multibillion-dollar adult entertainment industry after an actor tested positive for HIV.

10/13/2010

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