HIV

no bad whores just bad laws

Links I 10/10 Recommend

June 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

It's only natural that my blog is awash with fresh new links to nurture your weekend reading needs! I 10/10 would recommend that you read any and all of the following. [...continue...]

2013/2014

December 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Well, the year’s almost over. It’s been one of those wild years where so much happened that it feels like an eternity ago that I was celebrating the last day of 2012 (with Korean BBQ because that’s how you DO IT). And yet it’s all gone by so fast! I won a Feminist Porn [...continue...]

On STD Outbreaks in Porn… I’ll Defer to Nina Hartley

September 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Trust this woman. (Nina Hartley image from WrestlingForum.com) I’ve been reading up on the recent HIV outbreak in the porn industry and trying to wrap my head around what’s going on in a way that’s helpful. I’ve been drafting blog posts, erasing them, reading more, drafting [...continue...]

Support for Cameron Bay

September 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

(Cameron Bay photo from hngn.com) Since she was diagnosed with HIV in late August, adult performer Cameron Bay has been super brave. She not only came out as Patient Zero publicly, but has talked openly about her experience since. I applaud her for her courage: not only is she facing a life with a [...continue...]

HIV Crisis Continuing in Adult Industry

September 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

The HIV crisis in the porn industry continues, with rumors of up to four performers now being infected (these rumors are NOT confirmed), all of whom were active in the Kink.com community. This is scary news. Very scary news. I don’t know if this has anything to do with the fact that condoms [...continue...]

The HIV Scare is Over, But Probably Not the Hysteria

September 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

Patient Alpha, who tested positive for HIV at the end of August, has re-tested negative! Yippie! The results of a second test were announced on Saturday, after the porn industry had been shut down for almost a week, and the unnamed, un-gender-identified, un-age-specific patient doesn’t have [...continue...]

PORN INSIDERS SPEAK OUT ABOUT AIM CLINIC’S CLOSING

December 16, 2010 | 0 Comments

[Editorial Note: WARNING! Serious article ahead!] As of late last week, AIM Healthcare Foundation’s flagship clinic in Sherman Oaks, California, has been temporarily shuttered due to a “business-related issues.” AIM (Adult Industry Medical) and LA County health officials both seem [...continue...]

HIV HULLABALOO — The Latest on the Lunacy

October 19, 2010 | 1 Comment

Details have been trickling in since last week’s ball-busting and buzz-killing announcement that a porn performer had tested positive for HIV at AIM Healthcare in Sherman Oaks. While not much is yet known, it’s been made clear by the industry that despite the mainstream media’s [...continue...]