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1810, 2019

Philadelphia Safe Injection Site Does Not Violate Federal Law Safer Inside supervised injection site demonstration project in San FranciscoLiz Highleyman Judge’s ruling may pave the way for opening the nation’s [...]

1810, 2019

Opioid Crisis Is Driving Up Hepatitis C Rates Among Pregnant Women The CDC has called for treatment of opioid use disorder to include screening for hepatitis C and referral to [...]

1710, 2019

Province asking for public input on how to better support people with disabilities Minister of Social Development and Poverty Reduction says legislation coming in 2020 Legislation planned in B.C. will [...]

1710, 2019

Drug reverses signs of liver disease in people living with HIV Tesamorelin prevented progression to liver fibrosis in NIH study. A microscopic image of liver tissue affected by non-alcoholic fatty [...]

1710, 2019

New campaign encourages South Asian gay and bi men to test for HIV GMFA have launched a new campaign aimed at South Asian gay and bi men. The gay men’s [...]

1610, 2019

The fight to ban conversion therapy  Jonathan di Carlo Contrary to popular belief, only two communities in Canada have outright banned conversion therapy. Photo: Flickr/Nan Palermo THE LGBTQ2S+ COMMUNITY IN [...]

1610, 2019

Patience: Accepting That Control Requires Self-Care   "A waiting person is a patient person." - Henri J.M. Nouwen   Argh! Have you ever felt impatient at a red light, or [...]

1610, 2019

‘Through Positive Eyes’ lifts up the work of HIV/AIDS ‘artivists’   Porchia Dees tells her story | Eric Gordon/PW   LOS ANGELES—A broadly conceived, eye-opening exhibition on the human condition [...]

1610, 2019

The Lancet HIV: Severe anti-LGBT legislations associated with lower testing and awareness of HIV in African countries A meta-analysis involving 44,993 men who have sex with men in Africa finds [...]

1510, 2019

UNAIDS HIV targets will be missed among gay men in Africa, study suggests Despite improvements in HIV testing among men who have sex with men (MSM) in Africa, many are [...]