The activists have big plans for using their techniques to pressure the new Congress into inching toward universal health care in the years ahead.
At a recent public forum an array of public health experts, researchers, and community activists took the stage to discuss ways to combat inroads that crystal meth has made among gay men and trans women of color in New York City in recent years.
"It appears that most of the HIV advocacy community in New York City and the state at large now agree that the current law still obstructs testing for health providers," Tim Murphy writes.
Marcelo Maia discusses an upcoming forum organized by ACT UP's Crystal Meth Working Group to provide more information about the party drug's effects on the brain and treatment options for reducing or stopping use.
Advocates for single-payer health care in New York protested at a conference for executives from the state's various private insurers, which the New York Health Act (NYHA), the single-payer bill in question, would put out of business.
Deese discusses how his ordeal unfolded and why he's determined to fight for his rightful place in the military.
Congress is divided, and all sorts of new possibilities are in play. What does it all mean for folks living with HIV, and for health care generally? We chatted with veteran activist Mark Hannay to find out.
Trans people living with HIV may be wondering what this latest Trump administration attack on LGBTQ people and health care might mean for them down the line.
TheBody asked participants at the 8th Annual Conference on Transgender Health what they had found to be the most important aspect of their own trans health care journey.
The proposed "public charge" penalty on immigrants who use government benefits may only worsen the problem.