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CDC recommends testing procedure that can detect HIV four... - The Verge

CDC recommends testing procedure that can detect HIV four... - The Verge | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
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Men at high risk for HIV may misjudge their vulnerability: study 

Men at high risk for HIV may misjudge their vulnerability: study  | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
Many gay, bisexual and queer men who are good candidates for a drug that prevents HIV don’t believe their risk of being infected with the virus is high enough to warrant the drug’s use, suggests a new study.
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Amazing New Maps That Show AIDS and HIV Rates City by City, Block by Block

Amazing New Maps That Show AIDS and HIV Rates City by City, Block by Block | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
Targeted treatment is the future of care. These maps will help that happen.
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Almost half of gay Americans now live in states where they can marry - Washington Post (blog)

Almost half of gay Americans now live in states where they can marry - Washington Post (blog) | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
Reuters Almost half of gay Americans now live in states where they can marry Washington Post (blog) As same-sex marriage bans continue to be eliminated by courts -- first Indiana and then, shortly after, Utah overturned bans today -- we thought...
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Jury: Nonprofit Director Used D.C. Money to Renovate Stadium Club

Jury: Nonprofit Director Used D.C. Money to Renovate Stadium Club | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
City Desk is Washington City Paper's blog about D.C. news, politics, media, the arts, and more. (D.C.
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This Is What Pride Looks Like All Around The Globe

This Is What Pride Looks Like All Around The Globe | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
We've collected Images of love, celebration, and hope from the world's 2014 Pride month festivities. (A kiss in Istanbul, Turkey.
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'The fourth sexual orientation' - Stuff.co.nz

'The fourth sexual orientation' - Stuff.co.nz | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
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'The fourth sexual orientation'
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When he was a teenager Jay discovered he wasn't sexually attracted to anybody and decided his sexual orientation was asexual.
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Hepatitis: Think Again

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I just supported Hepatitis: Think Again on @ThunderclapIt // @Hep_Alliance (Viral hepatitis kills 1.5million people each year, as many as HIV/AIDS. #WorldHepatitisDay.
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The Problem with "Nature vs. Nurture" When It Comes to Sexuality - io9

The Problem with "Nature vs. Nurture" When It Comes to Sexuality - io9 | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
The Problem with "Nature vs. Nurture" When It Comes to Sexuality
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Orphan Black is one of the most intelligent, nuanced, and ambitious shows on television, thanks in no small part to the contributions of science consultant Cosima Herter.
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LGBT community center planned for Allentown - Allentown Morning Call

LGBT community center planned for Allentown - Allentown Morning Call | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
LGBT community center planned for Allentown
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Allentown, with its history of welcoming gay residents, will have an LGBT community center to serve that population.
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I'm surprised at how much positive LGBT stuff is going on in PA outside Philly/Pittsburgh.

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Can the Female Condom Ever Catch On? - Slate Magazine (blog)

Can the Female Condom Ever Catch On? - Slate Magazine (blog) | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
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Can the Female Condom Ever Catch On?
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I don't know why the female condom hasn't become more popular!

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HIV by the numbers - HSPH News

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HIV by the numbers
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So she decided to pursue a doctorate and chose to study epidemiology, a field in which she could apply the quantitative rigor of her mathematics background to studying HIV transmission and prevention.
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DC gay pride parade will feature military color guard for first time - WJLA

DC gay pride parade will feature military color guard for first time - WJLA | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
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Organizers and military gay rights groups say this is a first nationwide for a gay pride parade.
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Why HIV Drug Costs Are Spiking Under Obamacare

Why HIV Drug Costs Are Spiking Under Obamacare | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
Since the start of this year, many people with HIV have seen the out-of-pocket costs of their medications skyrocket. And advocates argue it's not just price-gouging, but a blatant attempt by in...
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Routine HIV Screening in Two Health-Care Settings — New York City and New Orleans, 2011–2013

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Lisa Ling Investigates The Rising Rate Of HIV In Washington, D.C.'s Poorest ... - Huffington Post

Lisa Ling Investigates The Rising Rate Of HIV In Washington, D.C.'s Poorest ... - Huffington Post | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
Lisa Ling Investigates The Rising Rate Of HIV In Washington, D.C.'s Poorest ...
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Daphnie is a 56-year-old woman in Washington, D.C. who has been living with HIV for nearly two decades.
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Video Games and Social Media Could Help Prevent HIV in At-Risk Gay Men - New York Magazine

Video Games and Social Media Could Help Prevent HIV in At-Risk Gay Men - New York Magazine | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
New York Magazine Video Games and Social Media Could Help Prevent HIV in At-Risk Gay Men New York Magazine Long after the peak of the American AIDS crisis, HIV is still a major problem among gay men, who are diagnosed with the disease at a rate...
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Federal prosecutors charge scientist in major HIV vaccine fraud case

Federal prosecutors charge scientist in major HIV vaccine fraud case | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Responding to a major case of research misconduct, federal prosecutors have taken the rare step of filing charges against a scientist after he admitted falsifying data that led to millions in grants and hopes of a breakthrough in AIDS vaccine research. Investigators say former Iowa State University laboratory manager Dong-Pyou Han ...
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Opening Ceremony Turns to Manga Comic Artist for Gay Pride Week - New York Times

Opening Ceremony Turns to Manga Comic Artist for Gay Pride Week - New York Times | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
New York Times Opening Ceremony Turns to Manga Comic Artist for Gay Pride Week New York Times Refrigerator-sized and rippling with muscles, the cartoon lugs featured in the Japanese cartoons known as bara may seem like unorthodox poster boys for...
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Uganda tests out rubber band circumcision in battle against HIV - Raw Story

Uganda tests out rubber band circumcision in battle against HIV - Raw Story | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
Raw Story Uganda tests out rubber band circumcision in battle against HIV Raw Story With trousers around his ankles, Justin Igalla awaits a tight rubber band for his foreskin, an innovative non-surgical technique rolling out in several African...
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How Losing Our Gay, HIV-Positive Son to Suicide Turned Our Family Into Activists - Huffington Post

How Losing Our Gay, HIV-Positive Son to Suicide Turned Our Family Into Activists - Huffington Post | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
How Losing Our Gay, HIV-Positive Son to Suicide Turned Our Family Into Activists
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Weeks after Zack's suicide we learned that Zack had been HIV-positive for more than a year and had only very recently begun telling friends.
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Youth Blog – Intersectionality 101 - IMPACT Program

Youth Blog – Intersectionality 101 - IMPACT Program | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
Our experiences are shaped by multiple parts of ourselves, and it’s not always easy to say what is the most important.
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Honey Maid Continues LGBT Support With New Ad - Advocate.com

Honey Maid Continues LGBT Support With New Ad - Advocate.com | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
Advocate.com Honey Maid Continues LGBT Support With New Ad Advocate.com The GIF was the latest entry in the company's LGBT-inclusive “This is Wholesome” ad campaign, which grabbed headlines in March when the campaign's initial commercials featured...
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Study aims to reduce self harm and suicide among LGBT young people

Study aims to reduce self harm and suicide among LGBT young people | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
Lancaster University is leading a £300,000 study which aims to reduce the rates of suicide and self-harm in LGBT young people.
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Comics Pride: 50 Comics and Characters That Resonate with LGBT Readers

Comics Pride: 50 Comics and Characters That Resonate with LGBT Readers | HIV and LGBT Health | Scoop.it
Comics Pride: 50 Comics and Characters That Resonate with LGBT Readers (Comics Pride: 50 Comics and Characters That Resonate with #LGBT Readers.
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