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It's National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day; Are You Being Treated?

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 27
September 27 is National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, and the CDC says that only half of gay and bisexual men diagnosed with HIV in the United States are receiving treatment for their infection.

Proteins that Block Ebola May Also Block Release of HIV

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 2
A recent study has revealed that a family of proteins with the ability to enter the virus-infected cells of people infected with the Ebola virus may also block the release of HIV.

Ask the Doc: Single Pill HIV Regimens

AIDS | By Howard L. Scheiner, MD/AAHIVS | Aug 22
In this edition of Ask the Doc, Dr. Howard Scheiner answers questions about single-pill regimens verses three-pills cocktails including a protease inhibitor.

Anti-Cancer Drug Attacks Hidden HIV Reservoirs

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 6
A pilot study by HIV researchers from Aarhus University and Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark has shown that an anti-cancer drug can activate hidden HIV.

Temple University Eliminates HIV Virus From Human Cells

SCIENCE | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 25
Researchers at Temple University in Philadelphia have made a breakthrough in attacking HIV, and it could be the first step toward a cure.

PWN-USA Joins Merck for National HIV Campaign "I Design"

HIV/AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 18
In an effort to encourage people living with HIV to speak to their doctors about their current treatment, the Positive Women's Network - United States of America (PWN-USA) has teamed up with Merck to launch "I Design," a national HIV educational campaign.

Missed Nat’l HIV Testing Day? Get Tested Anyway

HEALTH | By Denise Royal | Jul 2
Last Friday was National HIV Testing Day, but even if you missed it, or forgot, or didn’t even know about it, don’t worry because getting tested is important every day. This year’s annual theme is "Take the Test, Take Control."

Cuomo: Boost HIV Tests, Treatment to End Epidemic

HIV/AIDS | Jun 30
New York state has a plan to end its three-decade HIV epidemic by the year 2020.

Out of Jail -- With HIV

AIDS | By David Crary | Jun 29
Each year, according to federal estimates, one out of seven Americans with HIV passes through a correctional facility. Thousands are released every year - transitioning to the uncertainties of the outside world.

Miss Firecracker Pageant Raises Funds for AIDS Help

LOCAL EVENTS | By Winnie McCroy | Jun 27
On Tuesday, July 1, drag queens -- and this year, for the first time, biological women -- will don their hottest outfits and vie for the chance to be crowned Miss Firecracker.

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