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Super HIV in the Southland?
A man in San Diego has what appears to be the same strain of "Super HIV" that a man in New York City was diagnosed with last week. Gothamist has the details on the New York case while Slate's Explainer goes into all the different strains of HIV there are out there.
We know you're all smart enough to practice safe sex but we feel like we wouldn't be doing our job if LAist didn't remind you to have safe, protected sexual activity that includes condoms with spermicide; if you engage in sexual activity with multiple partners, it is a good idea to get tested regularly for HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases; and, of course, don't share needles.
Cruise off the highway and hit locally-known spots for some tasty bites.
Fentanyl and other drugs fuel record deaths among people experiencing homelessness in L.A. County. From 2019 to 2021, deaths jumped 70% to more than 2,200 in a single year.
This fungi isn’t a “fun guy.” Here’s what to do if you spot or suspect mold in your home.
Donald Trump was a fading TV presence when the WGA strike put a dent in network schedules.
Edward Bronstein died in March 2020 while officers were forcibly taking a blood sample after his detention.
A hike can be a beautiful backdrop as you build your connection with someone.