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Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Seen As Answer To Reduced HIV Infections Globally

Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Seen As Answer To Reduced HIV Infections Globally

Voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) is a cost-effective, one-time intervention that has been shown to provide lifelong partial protection against HIV.

By: Alex Kopel

Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Seen As Answer To Reduced HIV Infections Globally

By: Alex Kopel
January 11th
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Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Seen As Answer To Reduced HIV Infections Globally

Russia’s Plan to Combat HIV: A National HIV Registry

Russia’s Plan to Combat HIV: A National HIV Registry

Russia believes a National HIV Registry will combat climbing infection rates.

By: Alex Kopel

Russia’s Plan to Combat HIV: A National HIV Registry

By: Alex Kopel
January 10th
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January 10th
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Russia’s Plan to Combat HIV: A National HIV Registry

New Study Suggests Four Days of ARV Treatment Equal to Seven

New Study Suggests Four Days of ARV Treatment Equal to Seven

A four-day-on, three-day-off routine could help relieve the burden of having to remember to take a pill daily as well as relieve HIV treatment costs.

By: Alex Kopel

New Study Suggests Four Days of ARV Treatment Equal to Seven

By: Alex Kopel
January 5th
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January 5th
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New Study Suggests Four Days of ARV Treatment Equal to Seven

Opinion: Michael Johnson, HIV Criminalization and Owning YOUR Sexual Responsibility

Opinion: Michael Johnson, HIV Criminalization and Owning YOUR Sexual Responsibility

This verdict served as a reminder of how far we've come and how much we need to fight to live in a world where being HIV-positive is not a crime.

By: George M. Johnson

Opinion: Michael Johnson, HIV Criminalization and Owning YOUR Sexual Responsibility

By: George M. Johnson
December 22nd
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December 22nd
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Opinion: Michael Johnson, HIV Criminalization and Owning YOUR Sexual Responsibility

STUDY: Obstacles For Gay and Bisexual Men In Obtaining PrEP

STUDY: Obstacles For Gay and Bisexual Men In Obtaining PrEP

According to a new study, the complexities of the multistep process to acquire Truvada as PrEP often causes men to abandon taking the drug altogether.

By: Alex Kopel

STUDY: Obstacles For Gay and Bisexual Men In Obtaining PrEP

By: Alex Kopel
December 21st
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December 21st
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STUDY: Obstacles For Gay and Bisexual Men In Obtaining PrEP

California Aims to Reach Zero New HIV Infections by 2021

California Aims to Reach Zero New HIV Infections by 2021

Zero is the new number of HIV infections that California officials are aiming for under a new comprehensive plan.

By: Alex Kopel

California Aims to Reach Zero New HIV Infections by 2021

By: Alex Kopel
December 20th
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December 20th
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California Aims to Reach Zero New HIV Infections by 2021

HIV Drug Resistance Becomes Concern As Patients Fall Out of Care

HIV Drug Resistance Becomes Concern As Patients Fall Out of Care

More HIV-positive people are beginning ART, but scientists are detecting a worrisome new trend: The rise of drug-resistant HIV strains.

By: Alex Kopel

HIV Drug Resistance Becomes Concern As Patients Fall Out of Care

By: Alex Kopel
December 16th
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December 16th
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HIV Drug Resistance Becomes Concern As Patients Fall Out of Care

‘Tis the Season: To Check On Each Other

‘Tis the Season: To Check On Each Other

There's a harsh reality that many of us can overlook during the holiday season. It’s the fact that many LGBTQ persons, especially youth, don’t get to enjoy the holidays.

By: Deondre B. Moore

‘Tis the Season: To Check On Each Other

By: Deondre B. Moore
December 9th
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December 9th
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‘Tis the Season: To Check On Each Other

NHS PrEP Trial To Last 3 Years, Cost $10 Million USD

NHS PrEP Trial To Last 3 Years, Cost $10 Million USD

The National Health Service (NHS) of the UK recently announced that more than 10,000 people will be given PrEP as part of a large clinical trial.

By: Alex Kopel

NHS PrEP Trial To Last 3 Years, Cost $10 Million USD

By: Alex Kopel
December 7th
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December 7th
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NHS PrEP Trial To Last 3 Years, Cost $10 Million USD

Gilead Begins Marketing Truvada as PrEP to LGBTQ Community

Gilead Begins Marketing Truvada as PrEP to LGBTQ Community

Although the FDA gave Gilead approval to market Truvada in 2012 as a preventative HIV medicine, it has only just started to market it this way.

By: Alex Kopel

Gilead Begins Marketing Truvada as PrEP to LGBTQ Community

By: Alex Kopel
December 5th
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Gilead Begins Marketing Truvada as PrEP to LGBTQ Community