Latinx

  • 120-Plus Groups Sign Letter Against Hate

    Over 120 LGBT Latinx groups and allies have signed a statement of solidarity against violence directed at marginalized groups. 

  • Commemorating National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day

    October 15 is National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day (NLAAD). The 2016 theme is “We'll Defeat AIDS con Ganas!('With our wholehearted efforts'). The Latino Commission on AIDS (LCOA), the Hispanic Federation and many other organizations organize this day.

  • HIV Testing Trends Among MSM and Hispanics/Latinos

    Since 2006, the CDC has recommended that sexually active gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (MSM) be tested for HIV at least annually. A variety of HIV testing initiatives and strategies have been implemented during the past decade to expand HIV testing among MSM and thereby increase early diagnosis and treatment and reduce transmission. To better understand HIV testing patterns among HIV-positive MSM prior to their diagnosis, CDC researchers recently analyzed data from CDC's National HIV Surveillance System (NHSS).

  • Latino Commission on AIDS Releases National Report on Hispanic Elders with HIV

    (EDGE) The Latino Commission on AIDS and the Hispanic Health Network release a national report "Illuminating the Needs of the Forgotten "Olvidados: A National Health Assessment of Hispanic/Latinos Growing Older with HIV." 

  • New Scrutiny as HIV Rates Rise for Miami’s Latinx and Hispanic Population

    After years of decline, HIV rates are climbing in Miami-Dade County. With roughly 2,500 new diagnoses in 2013 alone, the county has the highest number of new infections in the nation.