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World AIDS Day: We Can't End AIDS Until We End The War On Drugs
Deputy State Director for California, Drug Policy Alliance
Today, December 1, is World AIDS Day. In 1989, I was arrested in front of the White House on World AIDS Day, demanding that
The Fight in 2016 for Those with HIV/AIDS
Author of Memoir I Rise-The Transformation of Toni Newman
Maitri Compassionate Care in San Francisco is celebrating its 29th year of service to the underpriviledged with advanced
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Bernie Sanders Condemns Hillary Clinton For Inflating Nancy Reagan's Role In AIDS Crisis
"I'm not quite sure where Secretary Clinton got her information."
Drug Resistance To Popular HIV Treatment Could Spell Trouble
By Andrew M. Seaman, Reuters
The second-line drugs are more expensive and have more side effects.
Unlicensed Doctor Infected More Than 100 Cambodian Villagers With HIV
By Sopheng Cheang, AP
The infected patients ranged from three to 82 years of age, and included Buddhist monks.
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Reagan Administration's Chilling Reaction To The AIDS Crisis
A new short film, When AIDS Was Funny, unearths never-before-heard audio reaction to the escalating AIDS crisis.
World AIDS Day Religious Challenges
Professor, Georgetown University
The 34-year history of AIDS as a known disease offers a parable about intersections between faith and behavior, admonition and care, and ideals in the face of realities. It highlights in immensely practical ways how religion and public health policy are intertwined.
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How Activists Changed The Federal Approach To AIDS Research Forever
There are so many times that conventional wisdom failed people with HIV or AIDS.
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With Millions On HIV Treatment, AIDS Pandemic Tide Turns
By Kate Kelland, Reuters
AIDS-related deaths have fallen by 42 percent since 2004.
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Charlie Sheen's 'Outing' Shows How Poorly We Treat People With HIV
This wasn't right.
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Truvada Protected 100 Percent Of Study Participants From HIV
This is exciting!
Florida Court To Decide Whether Gay Sex Constitutes 'Intercourse'
By Reuters, Reuters
Instead, the law sought to protect citizens "from a public health threat," the state maintained. A district appeals court
Family Support Groups Foster Hope in Uganda
Global Health Corps Fellow
Annet Mbabazi is living with HIV, but her 18-month-old son, Pobruce, is HIV-free. I met the mother-baby pair at the health center in Ibanda District, in Southwestern Uganda, where Annet participates in a family support group.
San Francisco May Be The First City To Give Out Free HIV-Prevention Pills
“Ending this epidemic can’t just be limited to people who happen to have good insurance,” Wiener continued. “We have to expand
This Is What The Victims Of Flight 17 Did For AIDS Research
Lucie van Mens, a champion for the female condom Martine de Schutter was a program manager for the coalition Bridging the
HIV-Positive Couple Had 3 Kids All Free Of Disease. One Of The Main Reasons? Dad's Role
Like Us On Facebook Follow Us On Twitter In the same year that Witness and Edward married, they were also diagnosed with
30 Years After Discovery of HIV Virus: The Vital Role of the Social Sciences
Chair of Sociology at American University and director of AU's...
AIDS is as much a social disease as it is one determined by a virus. It is simply not possible to prevent, treat or cure it without understanding and addressing its social dimensions. For this, we need the tools of the social sciences.
Annexation of Crimea: What Will Happen to 14,000 Drug Users?
Executive Director, International HIV/AIDS Alliance in Ukraine
The annexation of Crimea by Russia this week is likely to have far-reaching consequences for an already much marginalized group within society.
New Studies Unlock Mystery Of How HIV Causes AIDS
By Reuters, Reuters
"The cell is committing suicide in a vain attempt to protect the host," Greene said. "The abortive process releases a call
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