An adult film performer who tested positive for HIV and caused the porn industry to shut down production as a precaution has been retested and the actor does not have the virus, a porn industry trade group said Saturday.
A porn industry group says an adult film performer has tested positive for HIV, resulting in a production moratorium in Southern California while the organization investigates to see if the virus has spread.
While the database will go online Friday, it will likely be at least two months before testing of performers is complete and the database is fully functional.
A Los Angeles appeals court says the legal system can’t compel public health officials to require and enforce condom use in porn.
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.
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.
A health clinic that catered to porn stars in the San Fernando Valley has closed in the wake of two years of controversy.
A San Fernando Valley HIV clinic that caters to porn stars re-opens after being forced to close.
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.
California health officials have denied a porn industry health clinic’s bid for a license to operate as a community clinic.
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.
Wrap up your holiday shopping at Divine Design 2010, which benefits Project Angel Food.
City officials want the public to commemorate World AIDS Day by getting tested for HIV/AIDS and help increase awareness of the disease.
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.
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.