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July 29, 2015
PEPFAR Project That Keeps Girls HIV-Free Now Includes Kenya
The DREAMS project aims to keep young women Determined, Resilient, Empowered, AIDS-free, Mentored and Safe.
July 28, 2015
#4000Voices Speak Out on World Hepatitis Day 2015
July 28 marks the fifth annual World Hepatitis Day.
Check Out These Pics of Super (and Sexy!) PrEP Heroes
Housing Works' #PrEPHeroes features nine male and trans models who take Truvada to prevent HIV. You can join the campaign too!
July 27, 2015
Another Missouri Man Sentenced 30 Years for HIV Crimes
David Lee Mangum had pleaded guilty to the charges and told police he had more than 300 sexual partners since testing HIV positive in 2003.
July 24, 2015
Almost No Babies Are Born With HIV in Canada
Each year, about 200 babies are born to HIV-positive mothers in Canada, and less than 2 percent of the infants contract the virus.
July 23, 2015
HIV Discoverer Explains Why a Cure Is 'Almost Impossible'
A sterilizing cure--when HIV is eradicated--is 'almost impossible.' But a functional cure--when the virus is controlled without daily meds--is possible.
July 22, 2015
Man With HIV Arrested for Seeking Sex on Social Media
St. Louis County man allegedly met with an undercover detective to have sex but denied he has HIV.
July 21, 2015
WHO Guidelines to Recommend HIV Treatment for All
The World Health Organization's new guidelines arrive as studies show benefits to starting HIV treatment upon diagnosis.
July 20, 2015
In Vancouver, a Call for Early Access to HIV Treatment Worldwide
The Vancouver Consensus Statement also calls for better access to PrEP for those at high risk of HIV exposure.
July 17, 2015
Cedars-Sinai Donates $500K to Build National AIDS Monument
The National AIDS Monument will be located in West Hollywood Park, now undergoing an $86 million renovation.
July 16, 2015
Michigan AIDS Coalition Expands STI and Hep C Testing
Grants allow testing of high-risk heterosexual black men and women as well as the gay men already getting care.
July 15, 2015
UNAIDS: Goal of 15M People on HIV Meds Is Met Early
Worldwide, new HIV infections fell 35 percent--from 3.1 million to 2 million--and AIDS-related deaths dropped 41 percent between 2000 and 2014.
July 14, 2015
Former College Wrestler Gets 30 Years in HIV Case
Michael Johnson sentenced for infecting one man with HIV and putting four others at risk. Activists call the sentencing 'barbaric.'
July 13, 2015
Mom Wins Custody of Kids in HIV-Related Court Battle
Donna Branom is engaged to Henry Calderon, who has HIV. Her ex-husband fears this puts her children at risk of the virus.
July 10, 2015
Army Dismisses HIV Exposure Charges Against Colonel
Colonel Jeffrey Pounding allegedly exposed a woman to HIV by having unprotected sex with her. She has since tested negative.
July 09, 2015
S.F. Sees Lowest Rates Ever of New HIV Diagnoses and Deaths
In 2014, San Francisco recorded 302 new HIV diagnoses--a record low for the city--yet infections increased among some groups.
July 08, 2015
3 HIV Research Labs Awarded $30K Fast-Track Campbell Grants
Scientists study PrEP psychology, a protein that may stop HIV replication in cells, and ways to prevent acute HIV infection and lower chronic infection.
July 07, 2015
Rabbit-Blood Scientist Gets Prison for Faking HIV Vaccine Results
Iowa State researcher Dong Pyou Han must also repay $7.2 million in federal grants his team received.
July 06, 2015
Nation's Capital Sees 'Remarkable' Drop in New HIV Cases
Newly diagnosed HIV cases dropped to 533 in 2013. This marks a 40 percent decline from 916 cases in 2009 in Washington, DC.
July 02, 2015
Click on These Interactive Maps to See the Latest HIV Data
You can search AIDSVu maps by state, county, sex, age, race, mode of transmission and more.
July 01, 2015
CDC Awards $216M to 90 Community Groups to Prevent HIV
Funding also creates 'Prevention Partnerships' that pair up community-based organizations to share expertise and resources.
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