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May 22, 2015
Sex Ed Must Teach More Than Abstinence, Judge Rules
Sex education in California public schools must be 'complete, medically accurate and free of bias,' rules superior court judge Donald Black.
Jack Mackenroth Is Senior Communications Officer for MSMGF
The Global Forum on MSM & HIV (MSMGF) has appointed HIV activist Jack Mackenroth as its senior communications officer.
May 21, 2015
Trans-Pacific Trade Agreement Threatens Access to Meds, Says amfAR
The proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)—a trade agreement between 12 countries—jeopardizes the future of generic meds for HIV and hep C in developing countries.
May 20, 2015
Jose Davila Is the New President & CEO of Bronx's BOOM!Health
The nonprofit community health center fights HIV, hepatitis C and drug abuse.
May 19, 2015
Be #HepAware: National Hepatitis Testing Day 2015
Use the hashtag #HepAware to help spread the word about viral hepatitis across social media.
National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 2015
May 19 marks the National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. The Banyan Tree Project's 2015 event premieres digital storytelling videos.
May 18, 2015
HIV Vaccine Awareness Day 2015
Monday, May 18, is HIV Vaccine Awareness Day (HVA), a time to educate about the importance of a vaccine and to thank those working to find an HIV vaccine.
AIDS Walk New York 2015 Raises Over $4.8M
More than 30,000 walkers filled Central Park on Sunday, May 15, for the 30th annual GMHC fundraiser.
Vienna's Life Ball Goes Gold While Raising Global HIV Funds
The 23rd Life Ball took place Saturday, May 16, in Vienna, Austria. The annual event raises funds for HIV-related projects around the world. 
To End AIDS, New York State Launches PrEP Assistance Program
The PrEP Assistance Program will expand access to support services needed by New Yorkers taking Truvada as pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP).
May 15, 2015
White House Wants Your Feedback on National HIV/AIDS Strategy
The White House is updating the National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) and seeks feedback until Friday, May 22.
Missouri Wrestler Sentenced to at Least 30 Years in HIV Trial
Jurors in Missouri recommended at least 30 years for Michael Johnson, the former college wrestler found guilty on five counts of HIV-related charges.
May 14, 2015
VIEW: Pics of NYC Skyline Glowing Red for GMHC AIDS Walk
The events kick off Thursday, May 14, with a ceremony at the Empire State Building.
May 13, 2015
Gay Men Can Donate Blood If Celibate One Year, FDA Proposes
The FDA recommended lifting its lifetime ban on blood donations from men who have had sex with another man, even once.
May 12, 2015
Plastic Surgeon Sued for 'No HIV Patients' Policy
After a man was allegedly refused a breast reduction at Advanced Cosmetic Surgery in Manhattan because he is HIV positive, federal prosecutors sued the doctor.
May 11, 2015
HIV Criminalization Trial of Missouri Wrestler Begins
Former college wrestler Michael Johnson was charged with attempting to recklessly infect another with HIV. His trial begins today, May 11, in Missouri.
May 08, 2015
San Diego Man Gets 6 Months in Jail for Not Disclosing His HIV
Thomas Guerra was sentenced to six months in jail for knowingly spreading HIV. The judge said the misdemeanor should be a felony charge.
May 07, 2015
UPDATE: Assurant Health Insurance Reverses Decision to Stop Covering Truvada as PrEP
Customers were recently notified that the insurer would end coverage of the med in July.
May 06, 2015
Elton John, Rick Warren Testify in Senate Hearing on Global Health
The U.S. Senate subcommittee heard testimony on May 6 regarding support of global health programs such as PEPFAR and the Global Fund.
May 05, 2015
Howard Brown Joins Forces to Offer Free Civil Legal Assistance
Chicago’s Howard Brown Health Center is working with LAF (Legal Assistance Foundation) and the AIDS Legal Council of Chicago to provide free civil legal help to its clients.
May 04, 2015
Magazine Prints Issue Using Ink and HIV-Positive Blood
To raise HIV/AIDS awareness and fight stigma, German men’s magazine Vangardist printed copies using ink that contains HIV-positive blood.
May 01, 2015
New Edition of Fenway Guide to LGBT Health Includes HIV Updates
The American College of Physicians (ACP) has released the second edition of "The Fenway Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health."
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