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ACT Up Demands Cuomo Support Ebola-Stricken Nations

AIDS | By EDGE | Thursday Oct 30, 2014
Thursday, October 30, at 5PM (EST), The AIDS activist group ACT UP (AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power) will rally and march from Bellevue Hospital to the governor's office to demand that Gov. Cuomo and Christie stop promoting panic-based health polices.

GMHC Cuts Ribbon on New HIV-Specialized Duane Reade

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 27
Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC) and Walgreens today announced a strategic collaboration to bring a HIV-specialized Duane Reade pharmacy to GMHC's David Geffen Center for HIV Prevention and Health Education on 29th Street in New York City.

Ask the Doc: Serodiscordant Couples and HIV Transmission

AIDS | By Howard L. Scheiner, MD/AAHIVS | Oct 24
In this installation of Ask the Doc, Dr. Howard Scheiner discusses the ramifications of a new study that found that HIV-positive guys with an undetectable viral load were not giving their partners HIV.

Most Men Find HIV 'Insignificant' In Their Lives

AIDS | By EDGE | Oct 23
The Kaiser Family Foundation's new study shows that most gay men are not concerned about HIV/AIDS, and 30 percent have never been tested.

Natl Day of Action to End Violence Against Women With HIV

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 23
October 23 is the first-ever national day of action to end violence against women with HIV and across the country, the Positive Women's Network has planned rallies, ruckus-raisings and social media actions.

Gov. Cuomo Announces 'End of AIDS' Taskforce

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 21
On October 14, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the creation of the End of AIDS Task Force to implement his bold plan to end new HIV infections in the Empire State by 2020.

God's Love We Deliver Hosts 8th Annual Golden Hearts Awards

AIDS | By EDGE | Oct 20
More than 700 guests attended God's Love We Deliver's Eighth Annual Golden Heart Awards on Thursday, October 16, making it the largest and most successful event in the New York non-profit's 29-year history.

HRC Promotes Use of Truvada for PrEP

AIDS | By David Crary | Oct 18
The largest U.S. gay-rights organization Saturday endorsed efforts to promote the use of a once-a-day pill to prevent HIV infection and called on insurers to provide more generous coverage of the drug.

Officials Fear Ebola is on AIDS Path

AIDS | By Mike Stobbe | Oct 18
Comparisons between the Ebola and AIDS have surfaced in the last few months as the Ebola outbreak escalated.

GMHC Asks 'What Does PrEP Mean for Women?'

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 10
On Tuesday, Oct. 14, GMHC will hold a community discussion on women and HIV titled, "PrEP Rally 4: What Does PrEP Mean for Women?" The event will discuss the impact of PrEP on women, and will discuss public policy work at the city and state level.

Art Hearts Fashion Descends on LA Fashion Week

AIDS | By EDGE | Oct 10
With LA Fashion Week underway, Art Hearts Fashion gathers the best designers while also partnering with the AIDS Healthcare Foundation