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Harlem Gets LOUD With DBQ Magazine Panel and Party

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 4
On February 26, DBQ Magazine and HIV Stops With Me brought a capacity crowd to Harlem's National Black Theatre for the panel discussion and party "LOUD: The State of Gay Sex, Love and HIV."

Hold Your Health in the Palm of Your Hand with Healthvana

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 17
Healthvana, a new app that hooks healthcare providers with their clients via smartphone, lets you hold your HIV test results in the palm of your hand.

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.

The Beehive

CULTURE | Dec 18
Although it appears as if our shortcomings ares being exhibited, it is clear that a large majority of screened participants have been tested for HIV in their lifetime, which indicates San Diego's success with HIV testing campaigns.

Salk Scientists Identify Promising New Target for HIV Treatment

AIDS | By EDGE | Dec 15
Scientists at the Salk Institute have uncovered a new protein that participates in active HIV replication, that could prove to be a chink in the armor.

APLA Hosts Dec. 5 Testing Event for WAD

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 4
On Friday, December 5, APLA Health & Wellness invites everyone to join the R3VNG (Reshaping 3 Letters through the Voice of the Now Generation) program team at an HIV testing event at the Gleicher/Chen Health Center in Baldwin Hills.

LifeStyles Condoms and AHF Launch #UniteToFightHIV

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 1
LifeStyles condoms and the AHF launch The #UniteToFightHIV campaign, imploring sexually active individuals to get tested, know their status and get treated while encouraging their social circles to do the same via social media.

NYC Dept. of Health Holds WAD Red Ball

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 1
On Monday, December 1, in commemoration of World AIDS Day, the New York City Department of Health will host The Red Ball, a reception at the OUT Hotel featuring performances by Ana Matronic, DJ Seth Ninja, DJ Sammy Jo, DJ Byrell and Symba.

amfAR HIV Cure Summit: Locating and Understanding Viral Reservoirs

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 30
Paula Cannon of University of Southern California, and Eileen Scully, MD, PhD, of Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, talked about one of the biggest barriers to curing HIV: Locating and understanding HIV's viral reservoirs.

Houston Social Workers Partners with Community for Rapid HIV Testing

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 6
A new effort from the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work partners with Houston Area Community Services (HACS) and Change Happens! to stem the increasing number of minority youth diagnosed with HIV/AIDS.

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