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The Body Launches 'Red Reminds Me' Campaign for WAD 2014

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 15
TheBody.com invites everyone to submit photos and captions for 'Red Reminds Me,' a campaign to create awareness and reduce stigma around HIV/AIDS.

HIV Equal Event Held at University of New Haven on Sept. 25

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 23
On Thursday, September 25, the popular social media and photographic testing and anti-stigma initiative, "HIV Equal," which was founded by Norwalk-based World Health Clinicians (WHC), is headed to the University of New Haven.

"You’ve Got This" Helps Those Newly Diagnosed With HIV

HIV/AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 25
Healthline’s website allows PLWHAs to record their own video about life with HIV, and share it with those unsecure about their future.

AIDS Activism Comes Alive in Sean Strub’s "Body Counts"

BOOKS | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 23
Veteran AIDS activist and POZ Magazine founder Sean Strub releases his new memoir, "Body Counts," with a special reading at the New York Public Library.

Missouri Man Accused of Exposing 30 People to HIV

HIV/AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 21
Prosecutors have accused a former Missouri college student of knowingly exposing more than 30 sexual partners to HIV in four months -- as revealed by the man’s personal video collection of the encounters.

Philly Walgreens Specialize in HIV Outcomes

HIV/AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 23
You may not know it, but your local Walgreens pharmacist could save your life with their HIV-specialized services, not only in Philadelphia, but also across the country.

Phoenix Launches Statewide HIV Awareness Campaign

HIV/AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 16
Aunt Rita’s Foundation and Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton are launching a statewide campaign that promotes HIV/AIDS awareness across Arizona through a banner campaign.

Jack Mackenroth Launches "HIV Equal" Media Campaign

HIV/AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 29
In an effort to end HIV stigma and encourage testing, "Project Runway" alum Jack Mackenroth has launched HIV Equal, a dynamic visual campaign.

Model Sues Over HIV Positive Advertisement

HIV/AIDS | By Bobby McGuire | Sep 24
A Brooklyn woman is suing Getty Images for selling her photograph for use in an ad informing HIV positive people of their legal rights.

Needle Prick Project Discusses Being HIV-Positive Today

NATIONAL | By Jenny Block | Apr 29
Spurred by the isolation and stigma he felt around discovering he was HIV-positive, Tyler Curry founded The Needle Prick Project, a series of photos and stories to help people open a frank discussion about what it means to be positive.

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