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Second HIV Cluster Reported In Western Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh suburbs are reporting an alarming spike of HIV and gonorrhea instances — which has health officials scrambling for a solution.

Batman, HIV and Being Queer

While promoting the AIDS drama 1984, Gotham actor Cory Michael Smith comes out as queer.

Heart Drug Blocks the Reactivation of HIV

A drug used to treat heart failure apparently blocks HIV-1 reactivation.

Does Circumcision Help Prevent HIV?

Circumcision has been a go to for HIV prevention, especially in Africa. One researcher questions its validity.

Multi-Resistant HIV Drug Is Last Hope for Some

The FDA has approved a years-in-development treatment for multidrug-resistant HIV, a boon for those who've become resistant to most or all available HIV meds.

Use Of PrEP Grows, But Not Among Non-Whites

The HIV prevention drug still carries a heavy stigma among people of color.

One of the Largest Clusters of HIV Infections Reported in Milwaukee

125 Milwaukeean high schoolers, adults and children have become infected with HIV, syphilis or both — in what is being reported as “one of the largest sexually transmitted infection” clusters ever identified.

Bold, Pioneering Global Leader in the Fight Against HIV has Died

David Cooper played a crucial role in developing the drug trials for many of the HIV medications currently on the market and saving lives today.

Could this Long-Lasting PrEP Pill Change Everything?

Researchers from New York’s Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center presented a new long-lasting PrEP pill at the 25th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI).

Innovative Program Links Ex-Inmates with Critical HIV Care

UCLA has developed an intervention program called LINK LA that connects ex-inmates to continuous healthcare once they are out of jail and helps them maintain their viral suppression in the outside world.

CDC: Syringe Exchanges Work in Preventing HIV

An analysis released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides further links between syringe services programs and preventing HIV.

Once-daily, Single-tablet Regimen Takes Center Stage at CROI

A growing body of clinical evidence surrounding a new potential once-daily, single-tablet HIV regimen continues to demonstrate its rightful place in the treatment landscape.

Death by Deportation?

A poz man’s deportation to Venezuela is temporarily suspended due to med shortages caused by the country’s ongoing economic crisis.

Disgraced Pharma Exec Ordered to Cough Up Over $7 Million

The amount represents what Martin Shkreli — also infamous for jacking up the price of a drug for an HIV-related condition — gained from securities fraud.

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