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AIDSVu map that depicts state-by-state rates of people living with HIV in the U.S.

The United States Says It'll End Its HIV Epidemic. We're Watching.

We're telling the stories of the people and places that will be profoundly affected by the "Ending the HIV Epidemic" plan as it unfolds, and seeking to answer the question: Can this plan truly end HIV transmission in the U.S.?

(from top left to right) Laney Henderson, Tiarra McMillan, Toni Holbrook, Aaron Jones, June Gipson credit My Brothers Keeper Inc

In Mississippi, Efforts to Fight HIV Epidemic Clash With Health Care Disenfranchisement

Fighting Mississippi’s HIV epidemic is about more than just getting people living with HIV or at risk for HIV on a pill. It means confronting the reality that for many in the state, their primary care doctor is the emergency room.

Dr. Charlene Flash and Steve Stellenwerf

Houston Is Larger Than Many States. Tackling the HIV Epidemic Here Is an Even Bigger Challenge.

Harris County, home to the city of Houston, is one of the most racially diverse counties in the U.S. With little transportation and a lot of HIV stigma, the area is lucky to have Legacy Community Health.

Marching with the Equality Flag in Atlanta 2011

In Georgia's Metropolitan Heart, HIV Beats On

Our new "Eyes on the End" series kicks off with an up-close-and-personal glimpse at what's driving the HIV epidemic in the Atlanta metropolitan area.

Rare HIV Sexual Transmission Between Women Is Documented in Texas Img

Rare HIV Sexual Transmission Between Women Is Documented in Texas

First reported in 2012, a case of lesbian HIV transmission has been confirmed in Houston, Texas. How was it caused and what puts lesbians at risk?

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Richmond, Va., HIV Rate Among Highest in Nation

This article was reported by NBC12 (Richmond).

NBC12 reported new statistics released by the Virginia Department of Health demonstrate that, with 2,300 HIV-positive individuals living in Richmond, the city has one of the highest rates of the disease...

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Report: Alabama HIV/AIDS Rate Down

This article was reported by Alabama Public Radio.

Alabama Public Radio recently reported that according to the Center for Demographic Research at Auburn Montgomery, cases of both HIV and AIDS showed a decline in Alabama in 2012. Although still high...

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North Carolina: Edgecombe County Number One for HIV, Jones for AIDS

According to a recently released HIV/STD Surveillance Report for the state of North Carolina, Edgecombe County ranks first in the state in reported cases of HIV and chlamydia, second for reported cases of AIDS and gonorrhea, and 17th for syphilis. Th...

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Florida: Gloomy AIDS Stats in Region

State health officials continue to grapple with a significant HIV/AIDS epidemic in South Florida.

Around one in every 100 residents of Broward County are HIV-infected, as are one of every 170 people living in Palm Beach County. In Broward, an estima...

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North Carolina: HIV, Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases on Rise in Cumberland County

The Cumberland County Health Department's annual communicable disease report, presented Monday to the Board of Commissioners, shows that 72 percent more people were screened at its STD clinic in the past two years. Cumberland ranks seventh among Nort...