HIV in the News

Published on: July 9, 2018
An important part of HIV history lies in the mass graves of Hart Island.
Published on: July 6, 2018
In a third case, an ADAP client is suing the state for forcing him to get meds through the CVS pharmacy.
Published on: July 6, 2018
The 2018 annual survey also shows prescription drug abuse is expanding and opioid-related deaths are on the rise.
Published on: July 5, 2018
Among other issues: Out-of-pocket costs are increasingly passed on to consumers.
Published on: July 3, 2018
“LGBT people’s access to condoms, to counseling and to HIV education is disappearing.”
Published on: July 2, 2018
A grant from The Jewish Fund helps launch the Brother 2 Brother initiative.
Published on: June 29, 2018
Gilead Sciences, the maker of Truvada as PrEP, launched the campaign to raise awareness of the HIV prevention method.
Published on: June 28, 2018
In a sample of 333 health care-seeking, heterosexual adults at increased risk for acquiring HIV infection, 194 (58%) reported not receiving an HIV test offer at a recent medical visit(s), and men (versus women) had a significantly lower prevalence of provider-initiated HIV test offers (32% versus 48%).
Published on: June 28, 2018
In 2016, African American (black) women represented 13% of the female population, but 61% of HIV diagnoses among female adults and adolescents. Although HIV diagnoses declined by 20% among black women, racial/ethnic disparities still exist.
Published on: June 28, 2018
MSMGF is now MPact: Global Action for Gay Men’s Health and Rights.