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2504, 2017

Youths below age of sexual consent should access sexual and reproductive health services

Ms. Raymoniya Lawrence, a representative of The Caribbean Forum for Liberation and Acceptance of Genders and Sexualities (CariFLAGS) during her address. Caribbean youth leaders and policy makers are pushing for access [...]

2504, 2017

Breaking the HIV code

Professor Glenda Gray Professor Glenda Gray is used to receiving accolades for her work in HIV prevention, but when Time magazine informed her that she had made it onto its [...]

2504, 2017

Organization’s New Campaign Is Taking HIV/AIDS Awareness to the Youth

  HIV/AIDS is a scary subject to tackle, especially among the youth. It’s so taboo that it’s merely viewed as something dirty and should be avoided at all costs. But [...]

2504, 2017

When teaching teenagers about AIDS was a really big deal

Former Vancouver School Board chair says a new AIDS education program met with fierce opposition in 1987 An excerpt from a video shown as part of a controversial new HIV/AIDS [...]

2104, 2017

PREVENTION OF HIV/AIDS AMONG TRANSGENDER AND GENDER NONCONFORMING PEOPLE REQUIRES TREATING SOCIETY AS WELL AS BODIES

  National Transgender HIV Testing Day (NTHTD). NTHTD promotes awareness, testing, and treatment for HIV in the transgender population. The National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS, Inc. (NBLCA) urges transgender [...]

2104, 2017

Finding Strength, Taking Action: National Transgender HIV Testing Day

  We all have more strength within us than we realize. We often become aware of those strengths when we are tested by the hard times in life. Some of [...]

2104, 2017

12 Things You Need To Know Before Starting PrEP

If you know anything about HIV, then there's a chance you've heard of pre-exposure prophylaxis — aka PrEP. Justin Sullivan / Via gettyimages.com   If you haven't, here's a quick [...]

2104, 2017

What You Didn’t Know About HIV And Dating, Until Now!

Christian Mercer Founder of Positive Plus One - “Failing My Way To Success” - Just an everyday barber with a passion towards helping others live full. Firstly let’s get the [...]

2104, 2017

No decline in HCV rates among HIV-positive men who have sex with men

Hepatitis C incidence among HIV-positive men who have sex with men has shown no significant decline in Europe, though the trends differ by geographical region and age, according to results [...]

2104, 2017

Cancer in HIV-Positive Population Expected to Decline by 2030

HIV-associated cancers are expected to decline by 2030, with the biggest drivers attributed to decreasing rates of non-Hodgkin lymphoma and Kaposi sarcoma incidence, according to a recent study. The investigators [...]