The health insurance company Cigna has agreed to change its prescription drug policy to ensure that Florida consumers with HIV and AIDS can access their medications, Florida insurance officials said Friday.
Concerned over the safety of residents and the aesthetic impact, commissioners approved a 180-day moratorium on new telecommunications towers and antennas.
Both meetings between HIV/AIDS activists and Secretary Hillary Clinton (May 12 in Brooklyn) and Senator Bernie Sanders (May 25 in San Bernardino) seemed to end the same way – with promises by both to increase the focus and funding for HIV/AIDS.
(CNN) -- Here's a look at AIDS and HIV globally, with a special focus on Africa.
Historians and anthropologists say that our relationship with humans started 15,000 years ago when, with the development of agriculture, your forebears became more sedentary.
On March 29, every chair was taken at the World AIDS Museum & Educational Center, 1201 NE 26th St, Wilton Manors, FL, for a presentation by Dr. Patrick Kenney of Midland Medical, titled “HIV & AGING (Including info about PrEP).”
“Surviving Irma” was the topic for discussion at the Pozitive Attitudes weekly HIV support group at the World AIDS Museum (WAM) recently. A group of 20 or so men infected, or affected, by HIV—mostly middle aged—sat in the museum’s sleek, open gallery space and regaled tales of South Florida’s latest hurricane with a mixture of sadness, frustration, and humor—a permutation of perspective perhaps cultivated over decades of surviving a Plague.
On this World AIDS Day, someone just got blocked on a dating app, because he posted his HIV-positive status. Your friend who proudly displays his bumper sticker proclaiming equality just lost interest in his handsome neighbor, because he found out the guy is living with HIV. We’re three decades into the HIV epidemic, yet stigma is everywhere.
This article reports on three meetings. First, it reports on the meeting of the HIV Planning Council (HIV-PC). That body oversees the Ryan White Care (RWC) Program of Broward (RWC-Broward) or RWC-Part-A.
A new project by two daughters of gay dads aims to reveal a part of history that has rarely been told before: the stories of people like themselves who lost parents to AIDS.
“We don’t know the side effects of this drug. It’s too expensive. Insurance won’t cover it. It hasn’t been studied enough. It will encourage slutty behavior. And why the hell don’t people just use condoms?”
World AIDS Day 2017.
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.
Sub-analysis underscores the value of PrEP in protecting women’s health
This month, Compass, the LGBT community center in Lake Worth, and the HIV Long Term Survivor Network wrapped up a two-part discussion series shedding light on survivors’ experiences with HIV/AIDS.
Compass, the LGBT center of the Palm Beaches, was full last week of many eager to separate historical fact from fiction during a talk given by special guest Dr. Requel Lopez.
Compass, the LGBT Community Center of the Palm Beaches, will recognize HIV Long-Term Survivors Awareness Day with a presentation and dinner. It begins at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, June 5. The event is free and open to the public. It is requested that all guests register in advance (the link is below.)
Bob Poe, running for election to the U.S. House of Representatives in Florida's 10th District, has come out as HIV positive.
Social workers, clinicians and health care advocates took a cruise of the Intracoastal Waterway last Friday night to bring attention to a federal program considered vital for HIV/AIDS care.
NEW YORK (AP) _ New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is unveiling a sweeping plan to reduce HIV infections and AIDS rates below epidemic levels in the state.