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HIV/AIDS has migrated to Deep South, where stigma endures - Al Jazeera America

HIV/AIDS has migrated to Deep South, where stigma endures - Al Jazeera America | HIV | Scoop.it
HIV/AIDS has migrated to Deep South, where stigma endures Al Jazeera America MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Dr. Laurie Dill pointed to a large map in the hallway of Medical AIDS Outreach of Alabama (MAO).
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Overall good story... Don't assume it's just migrating to the South now... Or that we lack money, education and resources to fight HIV. We don't. It's about faith, y'all.
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FDA: Condoms Not Approved for Anal Sex

FDA: Condoms Not Approved for Anal Sex | HIV | Scoop.it

Are condoms approved for anal sex in the US? Many are surprised to learn they are not FDA-tested, nor FDA-approved for anal sex. But, why not? #condoms #fda

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Michael Weinstein Deconstructs 'Stigma' After 'PrEP as Party Drug' Remarks

Michael Weinstein Deconstructs 'Stigma' After 'PrEP as Party Drug' Remarks | HIV | Scoop.it
Stigma, defined as ‘a mark of disgrace or discredit to one’s reputation,’ is a powerful tool of discrimination in our society.
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WATCH: Shameful News Coverage of HIV and More in Our Video Minute with Josh Robbins

WATCH: Shameful News Coverage of HIV and More in Our Video Minute with Josh Robbins | HIV | Scoop.it
In this installment, our video correspondent looks at the latest buzzworthy HIV stories, including a report showing cable news TV's silence on HIV in 2013, a new study explaining how some with HIV can...
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Sharecare Names Top 10 Social HealthMakers on HIV and AIDS - WebWire (press release)

Sharecare Names Top 10 Social HealthMakers on HIV and AIDS - WebWire (press release) | HIV | Scoop.it
Sharecare Names Top 10 Social HealthMakers on HIV and AIDS WebWire (press release) According to the CDC, 1.1 million people in the U.S. currently are living with HIV, and an additional 50,000 people become infected with HIV each year.
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WATCH: HIV Plus Video Minute With Josh Robbins

WATCH: HIV Plus Video Minute With Josh Robbins | HIV | Scoop.it
From Jessica Lange's HIV connection to how to live to be 100 and what leads to zero HIV transmissions (among HIV+ guys): here's our weekly wrap up of the latest buzzworthy stories for people with HIV.
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Quiet About Your HIV Status? You Could Go to Jail in Many U.S. States - Healthline

Quiet About Your HIV Status? You Could Go to Jail in Many U.S. States - Healthline | HIV | Scoop.it
Quiet About Your HIV Status? You Could Go to Jail in Many U.S. States Healthline What if you're an HIV-positive woman who was in a relationship with a man who never became infected? Are you in the clear?
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Fund to be set up for HIV/AIDS treatment - GhanaWeb

Fund to be set up for HIV/AIDS treatment - GhanaWeb | HIV | Scoop.it
Fund to be set up for HIV/AIDS treatment GhanaWeb A National Fund is to be set up to support the treatment of people infected with HIV and AIDS, Dr. Joseph Amuzu, Director for Policy and Planning, Ghana AIDS Commission (GAC), has said.
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Second HIV-positive baby may be cured of AIDS - CBS News

Second HIV-positive baby may be cured of AIDS - CBS News | HIV | Scoop.it
New York Daily News Second HIV-positive baby may be cured of AIDS CBS News Doctors announced that they may have possibly cured a second baby born with AIDS by administering antiretroviral treatment within hours after birth.
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POZ Blogs : Why Do The Activism Thing? by Josh Robbins

POZ Blogs : Why Do The Activism Thing? by Josh Robbins | HIV | Scoop.it
Social media HIV activist, Josh Robbins, offers insight on a moment in newly diagnosed individual's journey that is prime for encouragement, possibly yielding new homegrown activists. (RT @ProActivelyPosi: Why Do The Activism Thing?
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NIH gives Vanderbilt $1.4 for AIDS research - WATE-TV

NIH gives Vanderbilt $1.4 for AIDS research WATE-TV NASHVILLE (AP) - The National Institutes of Health has given Vanderbilt University a $1.4 million grant to continue its research into the treatment and the development a vaccine to prevent the...
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Such an amazing staff and researchers!
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Gilead execs bag pay hikes, $8 million in bonuses - San Francisco Business Times

Gilead execs bag pay hikes, $8 million in bonuses - San Francisco Business Times | HIV | Scoop.it
While facing cries that its cutting-edge hepatitis and HIV drugs are overpriced, Gilead Sciences Inc. awarded nearly $8 million in bonuses to its five...
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Uh oh. Bad time for these check$.
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Michael Weinstein, leader in AIDS movement, has hard-charging style - Los Angeles Times

Michael Weinstein, leader in AIDS movement, has hard-charging style - Los Angeles Times | HIV | Scoop.it
Michael Weinstein, leader in AIDS movement, has hard-charging style Los Angeles Times County leaders, now engaged in a furious legal and ballot-box battle with Weinstein, accuse him of spending his nonprofit's funds on a "personal vendetta" against...
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He's out of his mind and wasting millions on issues that aren't the fight. Failure and he needs to go! He is why I don't support AHF.
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Breaking News: HIV-Positive Legislator's Bill Helps Disfigured by Old HIV Meds

Breaking News: HIV-Positive Legislator's Bill Helps Disfigured by Old HIV Meds | HIV | Scoop.it
Sponsored by former member of Massachusetts House, news comes on eve of eve of HIV Long-Term Survivor’s Day Thursday to help the disfigured. #aids #breakingnews
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It's LazyWrita's Blog !!!: Compulsory HIV Test For Nigerians Before Marriage - FG

It's LazyWrita's Blog !!!: Compulsory HIV Test For Nigerians Before Marriage - FG | HIV | Scoop.it
Compulsory HIV Test For Nigerians Before Marriage - FG http://t.co/AXaSE1J7To via @LazyWrita
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FDA: Condoms Not Approved for Anal Sex

FDA: Condoms Not Approved for Anal Sex | HIV | Scoop.it
Are condoms approved for anal sex in the US? Many are surprised to learn they are not FDA-tested, nor FDA-approved for anal sex. But, why not? #condoms #fda
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Op-ed: Removing The Ego in The Fight Against HIV

Op-ed: Removing The Ego in The Fight Against HIV | HIV | Scoop.it
The fight against HIV requires a team effort, and it's important for individual activists to remember that.
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New HIV Campaign: My Status is Not A Secret

New HIV Campaign: My Status is Not A Secret | HIV | Scoop.it
Top creative agency, Column Five, launches new HIV campaign called "My Status Is Not A Secret" nationwide with help from The Advisorie Group #aids #hiv
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Researchers study how HIV-1 distinguishes its own RNA among all the others in ... - Phys.Org

Researchers study how HIV-1 distinguishes its own RNA among all the others in ... - Phys.Org | HIV | Scoop.it
Phys.Org Researchers study how HIV-1 distinguishes its own RNA among all the others in ...
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Longtime Louisville AIDS survivor Michael Logsdon dies at 53 - The Courier-Journal

Longtime Louisville AIDS survivor Michael Logsdon dies at 53 - The Courier-Journal | HIV | Scoop.it
Longtime Louisville AIDS survivor Michael Logsdon dies at 53 The Courier-Journal In 1982, Michael Logsdon was given what medically amounted to a death sentence, diagnosed with HIV just as the term “AIDS” was introduced to the national conversation.
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Elton on AIDS funding, marriage equality, pending wedding - USA TODAY

Elton on AIDS funding, marriage equality, pending wedding - USA TODAY | HIV | Scoop.it
Elton on AIDS funding, marriage equality, pending wedding USA TODAY The U.S. and U.K.
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Find HIV Clinical Trials near you

Find HIV Clinical Trials near you | HIV | Scoop.it
Search HIV/AIDS clinical trials and clinical studies near you that you could be eligible to enroll powered by Trial Reach.
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Does Pot Slow the Spread of HIV?

Does Pot Slow the Spread of HIV? | HIV | Scoop.it
Apparently, in monkeys. But why won't the government let scientists find out how weed can help people? Some members of Congress want action. #hiv #hivalternativetreatments
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GAY Men's PrEP Guide for HIV Prevention

GAY Men's PrEP Guide for HIV Prevention | HIV | Scoop.it
Complete, unbiased original reporting on PrEP HIV Drug Truvada, with HIV community reactions, and opinions. Features include Weinstein from AIDS Healthcare Foundation & HIV blogger Josh Robbins + more Special LGBT Health Section published by imstilljosh.com
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Fair approach to fostering a needed discussion with all sides presented.
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Credit Card-Sized Chip Diagnoses HIV and Provides T Cell Counts on the Spot - Singularity Hub

Credit Card-Sized Chip Diagnoses HIV and Provides T Cell Counts on the Spot - Singularity Hub | HIV | Scoop.it
Singularity Hub Credit Card-Sized Chip Diagnoses HIV and Provides T Cell Counts on the Spot Singularity Hub A credit card-sized chip can diagnose HIV infection and provide T cell counts to guide treatment, according to a recent paper in Science...
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