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1006, 2019

Q&A: New center will address mental health disparities in Miami’s HIV epidemic

  In 2016, Miami’s HIV rates were four times the national average, and the city was ranked number one in the nation for new HIV cases, according to the CDC’s [...]

1006, 2019

The Latino Commission on AIDS will be honoring Miss Spain 2018, Angela Ponce, the first openly transgender Miss Universe contestant, with the 2019 Ilka Award at its annual Cielo Gala on Friday, June 7, 2019 at Cipriani Wall Street. 

MISS SPAIN ANGELA PONCE, THE FIRST OPENLY TRANSGENDER MISS UNIVERSE CONTESTANT, TO BE HONORED AT THE LATINO COMMISSION ON AIDS CIELO GALA Miss Spain 2018 Angela Ponce   New York, [...]

1006, 2019

Immunotherapy drug found safe in treating cancer patients with HIV

Researchers seek to break down HIV exclusions in cancer clinical trials IMAGE: DR. TOM ULDRICK OF FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER LED THE STUDY. view more  CREDIT: ROBERT HOOD / FRED HUTCH   [...]

706, 2019

10 stories for HIV Long-Term Survivors Day which was this past week

People with HIV are living longer than ever before, but as a result they must contend with other chronic health conditions, such as cardiovascular disease, pulmonary hypertension, anemias and other [...]

706, 2019

India calls for expanding antiretroviral therapy coverage to combat HIV

First Secretary in India’s Permanent Mission to the UN Paulomi Tripathi said India is building on lessons learnt of past decades to tackle the ‘last mile’ challenges. United Nations, June [...]

706, 2019

A NEW YEAR-ROUND HOMELESS SHELTER IS BEING OPENED IN BURNABY

On Friday, June 7th, it was announced that a new year-round homeless shelter is going to open up in Burnaby. Located at 2294 Douglas Rd. in the southern Brentwood area, [...]

706, 2019

Bollywood’s First Lesbian Rom-Com Is Bringing Queer Love to Indian Cinema

The mother of a gay child, Shelly Chopra Dhar, and Gazal Dhaliwal, a trans woman, co-wrote the script for a groundbreaking new movie in India in the hopes of getting [...]

606, 2019

Disneyland just hosted its first ever Pride party

Disneyland is known for bringing together fun-lovers of all ages to celebrate and experience some magic. All types are welcome, from children to adults, to princes and princesses, to mice [...]

606, 2019

White Rock Pride Society files human rights complaint against Catholic parish

The White Rock Pride Society (WRPS) has filed a human rights complaint against a Catholic parish in the community, following what it says is a decision by the parish not to rent [...]

606, 2019

The Hype Summit Is All about Helping HIV+ Youth Connect

The second annual event is June 12-15, 2019… Anyone who has received an HIV+ diagnosis knows that it changes your life. From the obvious health-related concerns to figuring out how [...]