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Viewpoints

Requiring Porn Actors to Wear Condoms Is Legislating Problems That Don't Exist

Sue Saltmarsh asks, "Considering all the ways one can contract an STI, as well as all available prevention methods, is the porn industry's use of condoms really where attention should be paid?"

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Filmmaker Envisions 100 Screenings of Hard-Hitting Film About HIV in the U.S. South for World AIDS Day

Filmmaker Lisa Biagiotti was curious about the statistics, but those numbers have now become people to her. She envisions screenings across the nation to spur action against the epidemic in the Southern U.S.

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News

What Will the Republican-Led U.S. Congress Mean for People on HIV Treatment?

"In terms of Ryan White, I don't think there's any real threat to the funding. When you get into the more contentious issues of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) I think it's anyone's guess as to what's going to happen."

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Not Much Good News: Implications for HIV From the U.S. Midterm Elections

"As I finally turned off the TV at 2 a.m. on Nov. 5, incredulous and in despair about the results of the election, I asked myself how it was possible."

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Health Coverage

Selecting an Obamacare Plan When You're Starting Treatment for HIV

Not all plans are the same in cost or coverage for what you'll need when you're starting treatment for HIV. Use these tips and resources to help you find the best possible plan for your needs.

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Resources for People With HIV Considering Employment

The biggest barrier may be a lack of knowledge (including among HIV service providers) about the resources that are available to help people prepare for, obtain and keep a good job. Here's how to learn what's out there.

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ACT UP Calls on Congress for Price Cut on Sovaldi for Hepatitis C Treatment

The longtime activist group calls for a 90% price reduction, citing that the federal government could negotiate or overturn the drug's patent.

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Personal Stories

Mondo's Mission: The Intersection of Truth, Design, and Advocacy

He'd never planned to go on Project Runway and talk about his HIV status. Mondo Guerra had kept it secret, even from his family, for a decade. But he found himself on that runway lying about the inspiration behind his work and feeling the emptiness o...

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Nutrition

What's for Breakfast (and Lunch and Dinner)?

What's for Breakfast (and Lunch and Dinner)?   What's for Breakfast (and Lunch and Dinner)?   What's for Breakfast (and Lunch and Dinner)?

All your life you've heard it -- "Eat your vegetables or there will be no dessert!"

"Most Americans don't eat...