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HRC to Honor Meryl Streep at the 2017 HRC Greater New York Gala

Meryl Streep/HRC
Entertainment
The HRC Ally for Equality Award will recognize Meryl Streep for her outstanding efforts to publicly stand-up for the LGBTQ community. ...
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Editorial: 2017 Brings Continued Progress on LGBTQ Health

Editorial Health
When I’m asked about the most important thing we’ve done for LGBTQ health, the answer is always the same: the Affordable Care Act. ...
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Certified Nursing Assistant Fired for HIV Positive Status, Forced to Reveal Viral Load

Granite Mesa Health Center
National
Janssen worked at Granite Mesa for nearly a year when he was abruptly fired in September 2013, two days after he notified the Director of Nursing that he had tested positive for HIV. ...
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First New HIV Vaccine Efficacy Study in Seven Years Underway

Health International
The first HIV vaccine efficacy study to launch anywhere in seven years is now testing whether an experimental vaccine regimen safely prevents HIV infection among South African adults. ...
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New Online Resource Provides Voters with Candidate Information on LGBT, HIV, Health Issues

Politics
Past and current positions on health equity issues were compiled from official campaign statements, party platforms, interviews and articles, and records as public servants or public figures. ...
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HIV Therapy for Breastfeeding Moms Virtually Eliminates HIV Transmission to Babies, Study

Health
For HIV-infected mothers whose immune system is in good health, taking a three-drug antiretroviral regimen during breastfeeding essentially eliminates HIV transmission by breast milk to their infants. ...
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Family Equality Council Announces New Exec Director: Stan J. Sloan

Family Week/COLAGE
National
Stan J. Sloan has been named the new Executive Director of Family Equality Council, the national advocacy group connecting three million LGBTQ parents and their six million children of all ages. ...
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Dining Out for Life Seattle Hits More Than 100 Restaurants April 28

Local
Lifelong’s Dining Out For Life, presented by BECU, returns for its 23rd year on Thursday, April 28. ...
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Political Action Committee Formed Exclusively for Transgender Rights

Politics
In a historic first, a diverse group of transgender and allied individuals Monday announced the launch of the Trans United Fund. ...
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Attacks on LGBT, Reproductive Rights Cannot Be Separated

Editorial
Many of the same politicians seeking to control women’s bodies are also the ones trying to turn back the clock on LGBT equality. ...
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