HIV News

Iggy Azalea, Sam Smith Headline MTV Benefit for HIV Group Lifebeat

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 9:00pm
The music industry all-stars will perform Friday, August 22 as a lead up to Sunday's MTV Video Awards. 
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U.S. Uses Fake HIV-Prevention Program in Secret Anti-Cuba Scheme

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 9:00pm
Advocates say the scheme could undermine international trust of U.S. global health efforts for years to come.
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Concerns Over HIV Criminalization Law in Uganda

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 9:00pm
Measures impose harsh penalties for people living with the virus.
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Docs Warn About Dangers of Synthetic Pot

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Mon, 08/18/2014 - 9:00pm
Lab-made pot products boast catchy, harmless-sounding names, but physicians are warning parents and teens that the drugs are causing a growing number of hospitalizations and deaths.
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Improving Data Systems to Accelerate the HIV/AIDS Response

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Mon, 08/18/2014 - 9:00pm
Decisions made with incomplete data are undermining the response.
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Chinese Airline Sued for Alleged HIV Discrimination

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Sun, 08/17/2014 - 9:00pm
Two men living with HIV, and a male friend who is HIV negative, were not allowed to board a plane.
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Nevada Revises Regulations to Allow HIV-Positive Foster Parents

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 9:00pm
Any reference to communicable diseases in reference to foster care has now been removed.
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HIV Coalition Claims U.S. in Violation of U.N. Racial Convention

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Wed, 08/13/2014 - 9:00pm
The United States pledged to address racial disparities in HIV prevention and care.
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Time After Time

POZ Magazine Deputy Editor Oriol Gutierrez - Wed, 08/13/2014 - 2:05pm
The September 2014 issue of POZ magazine is online. Oriol R. Gutierrez Jr. http://blogs.poz.com/oriol
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Military High Court to Hear HIV-Positive Kansas Airman Appeal

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 9:00pm
In 2011, he was sentenced to eight years in military prison. 
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The AIDS Memorial Quilt at Governor's Island in New York City

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 9:00pm
The Quilt is on display Monday, August 11, and Tuesday, August 12.
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$200M to Increase HIV/AIDS Treatment for Children in Africa

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Sun, 08/10/2014 - 9:00pm
The initiative will provide 300,000 additional children with antiretrovirals.
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Fraud Schemes for HIV Meds Cost Medicare $33M

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 9:00pm
The HHS suspects that bogus patients sold the HIV drugs on the black market, or that pharmacies across the country billed for meds that beneficiaries never received.
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California Surgeon Agrees to Treat HIV-Positive Patients

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:00pm
The surgeon had refused to perform necessary back surgery.
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AIDS 2014 Delegates Ask for Asylum in Australia

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 9:00pm
It is not clear if any of them are HIV positive.
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NMAC Launches PrEP Resource for Young Gay Men of Color

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Mon, 08/04/2014 - 9:00pm
The page includes peer-based educational videos.
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White House to End Regional HIV/AIDS Listening Sessions

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Sun, 08/03/2014 - 9:00pm
The last sessions will be held this week in Chicago and New York City.  
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Demetre Daskalakis Will Be Next NYC HIV Prevention Chief

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Thu, 07/31/2014 - 9:00pm
He is a self-described 'gay health warrior' known to take to sex clubs and bathhouses to help fight HIV/AIDS.
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HHS Promises $11M to Boost HIV Services in Community Health Centers

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Tue, 07/29/2014 - 9:00pm
Twenty-two community health centers across four states are now being encouraged to apply for government grants.
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CDC Campaign Wants HIV-Positive Smokers to Quit

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 9:00pm
HIV-related inflammation already puts people at risk for many of the same health problems as smoking, such as heart disease, cancer and stroke.
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