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August 28, 2015
Deadra Malloy, HIV Advocate in South Carolina, Dies
Deadra Malloy co-founded P.O.S.I.T.I.V.E Voices and was active in the South Carolina HIV/AIDS Council and PWN-USA.
August 27, 2015
Rentboy.com Raid Renews Calls to Legalize Sex Work
Homeland Security raids 'Internet brothel' and sparks dialogue on sex work, sex panic, gay rights and human rights.
Researchers and Universities Push to Cure Health Care of Racial Bias
Lately, discrimination and prejudice in health care have been hot topics in the medical research field.
August 26, 2015
3 Reasons Gay Teen Boys Don’t Get Tested for HIV
HIV rates are up among young gay men, but only one in five gay teen boys have been tested. Here's why.
August 25, 2015
Delaware Hepatitis C Increase Linked to Rise in Heroin Use
Local health departments are apparently not keeping track of either epidemic.
Comprehensive Sex-Ed Laws Vary Widely Across the United States
Overall, 2015 was a good year for national sex-ed expansion. 
August 24, 2015
Porn Actors' Medical Files Are Targets of AHF Subpoenas
The AIDS Healthcare Foundation is asking sexual health testing centers for medical files of adult film actors.
August 21, 2015
$2.5M in Grants to 11 Groups Offering HIV-Related Legal Services
New York State awarded grants to 11 groups, noting that people with HIV often face costly legal battles.
August 20, 2015
BOOM!Health Cited as Model for Harm Reduction
Marginalized providers could soon experience a renaissance in the field thanks to new health care reform rules and creative partnerships.
August 19, 2015
San Francisco AIDS Foundation CEO Neil Giuliano to Step Down
Giuliano said he will leave by the end of 2015. The SFAF is appointing a search committee to find his replacement.
August 18, 2015
After Hepatitis C, Gilead Seeks to Cure HIV and Hepatitis B
Since curing HCV, Gilead has more than doubled its annual drug sales, leaving the company with $8.61 billion for further investments.
August 17, 2015
Shanti Project Merges With Pets Are Wonderful Support
The San Francisco-based groups provide support for people (and their pets!) with life-threatening illnesses such as HIV.
August 14, 2015
Soldier Pinkela Was Wrongfully Convicted in HIV Case, Writes Main Witness
Read the letter in which Navy brat Elliot Scott Henney writes: 'Please drop this obscenely unjust case against LTC Pinkela.'
August 13, 2015
AIDS Vaccine Group IAVI Names Mark Feinberg as President and CEO
The International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI) is a research and development nonprofit with partners in 25 countries.
August 12, 2015
UNAIDS Wants Your Input on Its New HIV Strategy
You can download the first draft of the UNAIDS 2016–2021 strategy--and then offer your feedback!
August 11, 2015
WATCH: Laverne Cox and Megan Mullally Give Good Sex Ed
On "Last Week Tonight," John Oliver reports on the sad state of sex ed in America then offers one amazing solution.
August 10, 2015
WHO Policy Brief Focuses on the HIV Needs of Trans People
For the first time, the World Health Organization separates the HIV needs of trans people from those of gay men.
August 07, 2015
Teen Sex Workers Are 3 Times Likelier to Have HIV Than Adult Workers
A university study included sex workers in cities on the Mexico/U.S. border. Several factors contributed to higher HIV rates in teens.
August 06, 2015
$17.5M HIV Grant Aims to Create PrEP Implants That Last a Year
Researchers are eying the experimental med cabotegravir for long-acting injectables that prevent HIV infection.
August 05, 2015
Why Pop Star Ryan Lewis and His Mom Spoke at an AIDS Conference
The Macklemore musician's mom tested positive for HIV in 1984. Last year, she launched the 30/30 Project to build 30 health centers.
August 04, 2015
Greg Louganis on His Documentary and How He’s Really Doing With HIV
The HBO documentary 'Back on Board: Greg Louganis' airs August 4 and looks at the Olympic diver's complex life.
August 03, 2015
This Survey Looks at the Needs of Trans People Living With HIV
The survey was developed by Positively Trans (T+), part of the Transgender Law Center.
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