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Wrangling Affordable Drug Pricing and HCV Elimination Under the New White House Administration Img

Wrangling Affordable Drug Pricing and HCV Elimination Under the New White House Administration

Trump's early tough talk on drug pricing is now a pro-industry, anti-regulation GOP dreamscape.

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Despite Demise of Trumpcare, Planned Parenthood's HIV Services Remain at Risk

The Affordable Care Act might be safe for now, but Planned Parenthood isn't -- nor are the extensive HIV prevention and testing services it provides in areas that sorely need them.

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Standing Together Against the Global Gag Rule

AVAC states they "recognize and stand with the many groups coming under attack from this week's executive orders. We will stand strong and we will fight harder, smarter and without fear."

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Trump Reinstates 'Global Gag Rule' -- and It's Even Worse for HIV Than the Previous Version

If you like high HIV transmission rates, you'll love Trump's expansion of the "global gag rule," which will make it much harder for countries around the globe to keep up the fight against the HIV/AIDS pandemic.

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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?

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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.

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I (Still) Believe That We Will Win

"Combatting racism, misogyny, xenophobia, transphobia and patriarchy is an everyday reality for women living with HIV in the U.S.," PWN-USA writes. "We are not strangers to living in fear or to having our rights violated."

Black Gay Man Takes Center Stage at DNC to Talk About HIV Img

Black Gay Man Takes Center Stage at DNC to Talk About HIV

For the first time in 12 years, a person living with HIV addressed a major political party at the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Daniel Driffin took center stage, speaking about HIV/AIDS advocacy.

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Why I'm Feeling the Bern: A Blog Entry by Althea Fung

Following an opinion piece on why Hillary Clinton is bad news for black women with HIV, Fung received several comments with a similar refrain: "Hillary is better than the competition." But is she really?

Secretary Clinton delivers remarks on maternal and child health by U.S. Department of State, 2011 (Credit: PhotosForClass.com)

The Place in Hell for Hillary Clinton: Her Legacy for Black Women Living With HIV

Presidential contender Hillary Clinton, an advocate for women's rights, backed policies that dismantled the lives of black women -- especially those living with HIV, says TheBody.com's community editor Althea Fung.