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The ongoing global project “A Graying Pandemic” includes portraits and interviews. From bottom to top: Michael, 62, from New Zealand, talks about contracting g HIV in older age; Dorothy, 55, from Kenya, speaks aboutt the stigma against older women who are sexually active; and Glenn, 50, from Australia, mentions the pressure to look and be well. You can read more about them and many others on AGrayingPandemic.org.

Sex & the Senior T The Graying of AIDS project’s two co-directors w worked with the HIV organization ACRIA in 2014 to create portraits for the “Age Is Not a Condom” HIV testing and prevention campaign. Appearing H on bus shelters throughout New York City, the o project gave the Graying of AIDS team a chance, p in their words, to “counteract ageism by creating beautiful images that celebrate the intimacy that b older adults enjoy in their relationships.” o

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POZ September 2015  

POZ is the nation’s leading magazine about HIV/AIDS. Serving the community of people living with and those affected by HIV/AIDS since 1994.

POZ September 2015  

POZ is the nation’s leading magazine about HIV/AIDS. Serving the community of people living with and those affected by HIV/AIDS since 1994.

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