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'Black, White, and RED Hot' Benefits Legacy Counseling

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 25
On February 28, Ajijic Cares hosts their "Black, White, and RED Hot" gala event in San Juan Cosala in Jalisco, Mexico, to benefit Dallas HIV mental healthcare organization Legacy Counseling.

AIDS Action Reschedules Black HIV Awareness to Feb. 25

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 24
AIDS has rescheduled its National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day event, originally scheduled for Monday, February 9, to Wednesday, February 25 from noon to 2 p.m.

LOUD: The State of Gay Sex, Love and HIV Takes Harlem

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 24
On February 26, DBQ Magazine and HIV Stops With Me presents "LOUD: The State of Gay Sex, Love and HIV" at the National Black Theatre in Harlem, New York.

amfAR Examines Controversial Pricing of Hep C Treatment

AIDS | By EDGE | Feb 23
While the new drugs have made curing HCV easier and more effective, amfAR's new report finds that the aggressive pricing of the treatments will place an unjustifiable and unsustainable burden on healthcare systems in the U.S. and around the world.

President's Budget Funds Domestic HIV & Hepatitis Programs

AIDS | By EDGE | Feb 19
AIDS Service Organizations are pleased by President Barack Obama's new budget, which continues funding for HIV and Hepatitis prevention and funds the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program at its current level.

GMHC Expands Board Members and Senior Staff

AIDS | By EDGE | Feb 18
Earlier this month, GMHC announced the addition of five new Board members and three new additions to its senior management team.

ACRIA Sorts Fact from Fiction in Their Living With HIV Series

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 11
ACRIA's Mark Milano teaches a six-part series on Living With HIV, from understanding transmission to reading lab results to getting to undetectable. Don't you deserve to be armed with the truth?

Get HIV and Syphilis Results Via Your Smartphone in 15 Minutes

AIDS | By EDGE | Feb 11
Medical researchers have developed a low-cost smartphone accessory that can perform a point-of-care test that simultaneously detects three infectious disease markers -- HIV and syphilis -- from a finger prick of blood in just 15 minutes.

Dame Shirley Bassey Performs at amfAR's New York Gala

AIDS | By EDGE | Feb 9
On Wednesday, February 11, amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, will hold its annual New York Gala, featuring Harry Belafonte, Rosario Dawson, Patrick Demarchelier and a performance by Dame Shirley Bassey.

Homophobia and Racism Still Factors in High Rates of HIV in Black Community

AIDS | By Denise Royal | Feb 7
A new study by amFAR finds racial disparities in HIV prevalence will likely persist for decades due to an alarmingly high concentration of the virus in black gay men

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