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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.

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.

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.

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.

AHF Inserts Testing Kits In Bathhouse Vending Machines

NATIONAL | By John MacDonald | Nov 2
AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is partnering with Flex Spas, a national bathhouse chain to supply in-home HIV testing kits.

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.

HIV Testing Rates Higher Around National HIV Testing Day

By EDGE | Oct 7
A new study by the CDC finds that both the number of HIV tests administered and the number of new HIV diagnoses were substantially higher in the week around the National HIV Testing Day.

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