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Hawaii Reassures Tourists After Reported Brain Parasite Cases

Hawaii Reassures Tourists After Reported Brain Parasite Cases

By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher | Apr 25
A California couple on their honeymoon and two people who drank a homemade herbal beverage are among the rising number of victims in Hawaii falling ill with a potentially deadly brain parasite.

HRC Announces Fellowships for 10 Young Nonprofit Leaders Working to End HIV in Hardest-Hit Areas

HRC Announces Fellowships for 10 Young Nonprofit Leaders Working to End HIV in Hardest-Hit Areas

Apr 25
HRC announced the selection of ten outstanding, young leaders for the second year of its fellowship program focused on elevating the work of young people on the front lines of the HIV and AIDS epidemic.

Toss Your Old Meds on National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Toss Your Old Meds on National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Apr 25
On April 29, the Drug Enforcement Administration will team up with local law enforcement agencies across the country for National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.

Actress Pam Grier to attend Dining Out For Life Hosted by Subaru  

Actress Pam Grier to attend Dining Out For Life Hosted by Subaru  

Apr 25
Actress Pam Grier will participate in the 27th Annual Dining Out For Life hosted by Subaru, held on April 27, 2017, when over 3,000 restaurants in 62 cities will donate a generous portion of the day's proceeds to their local HIV/AIDS service organizations

On STD Awareness Month, GetTested.Com Views Most Googled STDs Per State 

On STD Awareness Month, GetTested.Com Views Most Googled STDs Per State 

Apr 24
Due to stigma surrounding STDs, people often turn to the internet for answers instead of seeking proper medical attention. GetTested.com mapped out the 'Most Googled STDs Per State' to find out what Americans wanted to know about their sexual health.

ACLU Sues Dignity Health for Discrimination Against Transgender Patient

ACLU Sues Dignity Health for Discrimination Against Transgender Patient

Apr 20
The ACLU of Northern California, the ACLU of Southern California, the ACLU LGBT & HIV Project, and the law firm Covington & Burling LLP filed a lawsuit against Dignity Health for denying care to a transgender patient.

Health Care Gains Made Under Obamacare Remain at Risk

Health Care Gains Made Under Obamacare Remain at Risk

By Eric Brus | Apr 19
Plans to repeal the ACA failed -- but so did attempts to pass the AHCA, which The Fenway Institute says is great: it would have harmed LGBT people, persons living with HIV, and Black and Latino Americans.

UC Riverside Awarded $250,000 to Study HIV and Aging

UC Riverside Awarded $250,000 to Study HIV and Aging

Apr 19
A research team at the University of California, Riverside has been approved for a $250,000, two-year award around the topic of HIV and aging.

Second Immune Cell Found to Harbor HIV During Treatment

Second Immune Cell Found to Harbor HIV During Treatment

Apr 19
Scientists have discovered another cell in the body where HIV hides from therapy designed to suppress it to undetectable levels in the blood.

April 18 is National Transgender HIV Testing Day

April 18 is National Transgender HIV Testing Day

By Eric Brus | Apr 18
The second annual National Transgender HIV Testing Day (NTHTD) will be observed on Tuesday, April 18.

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