HIV Prevention

HIV Prevention

Seattle AIDS Walk & Picnic reminds us why it’s still important to fight for HIV & AIDS services

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HIV still remains an urgent public health and social justice crisis. ...
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LGBT Newspaper, State AIDS Service Organizations Launch New HIV Prevention and Testing Site

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Michigan’s LGBT weekly newspaper and several nonprofit groups working to fight the HIV epidemic have launched a new social media and web campaign. ...
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New Guidelines Recommend Daily HIV Prevention Pill for Those with Substantial Risk

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PrEP could reduce HIV infection rates. When taken daily as directed, PrEP can reduce the risk of HIV infection by more than 90 percent. ...
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Study: HIV Can Likely Spread Through Female-to-Female Contact

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This report describes this case of HIV infection, likely acquired by female-to-female sexual transmission during their six-month monogamous relationship. ...
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Ryan White Funds Accepted in Louisiana Through Mid-November

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The lawsuit followed earlier efforts to persuade the insurers to continue accepting federal Ryan White premium funds. ...
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Toddler ‘Functionally Cured’ of HIV Infection

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This is the first well-documented case of an HIV-infected child who appears to have been functionally cured of HIV infection. ...
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Daily HIV Prevention Methods Prove Ineffective Among Women

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For reasons that are unclear, a majority of participants - particularly young, single women - were unable to use their assigned approaches daily as directed. ...
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NIAID Awards 14 Grants for HIV Vaccine Research

NIAID Awards 14 Grants for HIV Vaccine Research
The grants were awarded under the Innovation for HIV Vaccine Discovery initiative, which is expected to receive up to $34.8 million over the next four years. ...
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White House: New Initiative Responds to Gender-Based Violence as Part of Global HIV Response

White House: New Initiative Responds to Gender-Based Violence as Part of Global HIV Response
Through the GBV small grants program, grassroots organizations will receive support to prevent and respond to GBV, helping to address the structural drivers of both violence and HIV. ...
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