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Sobre el HIV

El Estigma y los HSH: Una Barrera a la Prevención

El estigma y la discriminación contra los hombres que tienen sexo con hombres (HSH) han sido bien documentados en todo el mundo. Los desafíos que enfrentan todos los días puede variar de dificultades personales a los factores de alto nivel tales como...

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LGBTQ+

Speak Out for Safer Sex

Young people from New Alternatives (a program for homeless LGBT youth) were asked to describe some of the challenges they face in staying HIV negative.

Courtney, 20

In my generation, AIDS has become genocide that is equivalent to any war. I had a s...

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Can I Get an "Amen" for HIV Awareness?

It still amazes me that even though the HIV epidemic has been in existence for 30 years, there are some people that still don't know how it's transmitted. The rate of infection in my community is alarming. Most importantly, our youth are at risk. So ...

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Men on the Down Low

The "down low" (men who have sex with both men and women but who don't identify themselves as gay or bisexual) has often been blamed for the alarming rates of HIV in black America. While some believe that this claim is a fact, others believe that it'...

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News

Medicaid Managed Care for People With HIV in New York City

In August, 2010, the Department of Health will begin to expand mandatory managed care enrollment in NYC to Medicaid beneficiaries with HIV. People with HIV who are currently exempt based on their HIV infection will no longer be considered exempt from...

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News Analysis

HIV Prevention: A Changing Outlook

Introduction AIDS Vaccines

The Thai Trial: A Shot in the Arm Other Vaccines Why Has AIDS Vaccine Research Been so Challenging? What's Next?

PrEP

Can a Pill a Day Prevent HIV?

Microbicides

Hope in 2010 Rectal Microbicides

Conclusion ...

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Personal Stories

Personal Perspective: Take a Number, Please

Personal Perspective: Take a Number, Please I remember it like it was yesterday. Back in 2004, I took an HIV 101 class at the correctional facility I was in, and they offered free HIV testing. When my result came back positive a week later, I was con...

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The Return of "Hit Hard, Hit Early!"

Introduction Raising The Bar Decisions, Decisions ...

Introduction

The Return of 'Hit Hard, Hit Early!' As a person living with HIV for almost 30 years, I've had a love/hate relationship with the HIV treatment guidelines put out by the Depart...

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Jewish Responses to HIV: A Mitzvah

Introduction A Need for Change A Call to Action Global Efforts

"It is not upon you to finish the work. Neither are you free to desist from it."

-- Rabbi Tarfon

Introduction

There is no single Jewish response to HIV, just as there is no si...

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Personal Stories

Catholic, Gay, and Living With HIV

From the time I was a young boy, religion was a very important part of my life. I remember my father's look if I was acting up during Mass, and I knew that I should be quiet and listen to what the priest had to say. My father died when I was nine, bu...