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May 22: Harvey Milk Stamp Dedication at the White House

Top News Politics National
The White House Office of Public Engagement, the USPS and the Harvey Milk Foundation will host a dedication ceremony his Forever Stamp at the White House. ...
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MSM Study: Health, Access and HIV Resources

Health
New study shows: Young men who have sex with men experience higher levels of homophobia, unstable housing, violence, and other factors that hinder HIV services. ...
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Immigration Judge Orders Deportation of HIV-Positive Man

Top News Health National
Ramirez became homeless in 2009 and was arrested and charged with solicitation after agreeing to perform oral sex on an undercover police officer for money. ...
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NYC AIDS Memorial Renderings Revealed

Top News Health National
The memorial will feature a central granite fountain, granite benches and a granite paving surface carved with educational and commemorative text. ...
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Prevention of Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission Update

Prevention of Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission Update
PEPFAR is supporting countries to achieve the goal of eliminating new pediatric HIV infections by 2015 while keeping mothers alive. ...
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HPV Vaccine May Benefit HIV-Infected Women

HPV Vaccine May Benefit HIV-Infected Women
The researchers tested for the presence of 41 of more than 100 existing types of HPV virus, including 13 high-risk types. ...
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ACRIA, GMHC and SAGE Congratulate Global Fund’s New Leader

ACRIA, GMHC and SAGE Congratulate Global Fund’s New Leader
Three prominent leaders of LGBT and HIV/AIDS organizations have joined together to praise the appointment of Dr. Mark Dybul as the Executive Director of the Global Fund. ...
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ACRIA Raises Concerns About In-Home HIV Testing

ACRIA Raises Concerns About In-Home HIV Testing
It is estimated that half of all new infections in the U.S. arise from those who are unaware that they have HIV, and one of the best tools available to lower transmission is to make testing broadly available. ...
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‘Heather Has Two Mommies’ Author Lesléa Newman Releases ‘October Mourning: A Song for Matthew Shepard’

‘Heather Has Two Mommies’ Author Lesléa Newman Releases ‘October Mourning: A Song for Matthew Shepard’
A novel in verse, October Mourning offers readers a masterful, poetic exploration of the impact of the October 1998 murder of gay college student Matthew Shepard in Laramie, Wyoming. ...
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PEPFAR Announces $5 Million for Together for Girls Partnership

PEPFAR Announces $5 Million for Together for Girls Partnership
PEPFAR’s $5 million for the TfG partnership will support countries’ responses to TfG survey data by developing programs and interventions to address the underlying social determinants of sexual violence against children and better support survivors. ...
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