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Connie Norman

Transgender 'AIDS Diva' and Activist Connie Norman Remembered in Powerful Documentary

The former ACT UP Los Angeles member finally gets her place in the sun.

New York Health Act 13-hour hearing for single-payer health care.

Could New York Become the First State to Pass Single-Payer Health Care?

The first state to implement a plan to end the HIV epidemic may again attempt what others have failed to do.

New York City Faces Challenge to HIV/AIDS Progress With Proposed $59 Million in Cuts From Governor Cuomo Img

New York City Faces Challenge to HIV/AIDS Progress With Proposed $59 Million in Cuts From Governor Cuomo

Five years after Andrew Cuomo announced his plan to end New York state's HIV epidemic by 2020, the governor is shutting off funds to vital HIV prevention and public health programs in New York City.

Being Heard: A Special New York City Pride for Trans Folks Img

Being Heard: A Special New York City Pride for Trans Folks

A coalition of organizers and transgender leaders in New York City went to the City Council and secured $1.8 million for a first-of-its-kind initiative directed specifically toward services for the trans community.

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Ending the Epidemic in Women and Girls in New York

"The number of people newly diagnosed with HIV in New York state has fallen to historic lows, proving that efforts to end the epidemic are making a significant impact," Johanne Morne writes.

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Ending the Epidemic: What Will It Take?

Corey Johnson says that to ensure all low-income HIV-positive New Yorkers are in a position to manage their care, the bottom line is "housing is health care."

The Promise and Paradox of PrEP Img

The Promise and Paradox of PrEP

While the use of PrEP has increased since it was approved in 2012, its use in the communities where it is most needed remains low. What can we do to change this?

New York Knows How to End the Epidemic Img

New York Knows How to End the Epidemic

New York Knows, the largest HIV testing initiative in the nation, aims to help all city residents learn their HIV status and facilitate access to the city's HIV care and prevention services.

Staying In Care: Key to Ending the Epidemic Img

Staying In Care: Key to Ending the Epidemic

Retaining people with HIV in medical care and providing wraparound services are critical parts of New York Governor Cuomo's Plan to End the Epidemic.

NYC condoms

NYC Condom Reaching Key Populations With Targeted Distribution, Marketing and Mobile Phone App

New York City was the first city in the world to have its own municipally branded condom, and it currently maintains the largest free condom programme in the United States of America. Even in this high income, cosmopolitan city, free condom distribut...