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60% of Men Receive False Positive PSA Test Results; NuView Life Sciences Developing Less Invasive Solutions

60% of Men Receive False Positive PSA Test Results; NuView Life Sciences Developing Less Invasive Solutions

Mar 17
The accuracy of the PSA diagnostic test for prostate cancer has come under increasing scrutiny. NuView Life Sciences is developing technology that will make identifying prostate cancer easier, faster, and less expensive than traditional methods.

Fenway Policy Brief Outlines Ways Trumpcare Would Harms LGBTs, PLWHAs and Black/Latinx Americans

Fenway Policy Brief Outlines Ways Trumpcare Would Harms LGBTs, PLWHAs and Black/Latinx Americans

Mar 17
Today, The Fenway Institute of Fenway Health released a policy brief outlining how the American Health Care Act, the Trump Administration's proposed replacement for the Affordable Care Act, could impact LGBTs, people living with HIV, and Black/Latinx.

House LGBT Caucus Announces Opposition to AHCA

House LGBT Caucus Announces Opposition to AHCA

Mar 17
The Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus announced opposition to the proposed replacement to the Affordable Care Act, saying it would cut off health care access to tens of millions of Americans, including millions of LGBT people.

Bisexual Resource Center Designates March As Bisexual Health Awareness Month

Bisexual Resource Center Designates March As Bisexual Health Awareness Month

Mar 16
The Bisexual Resource Center (BRC) will celebrate Bisexual Health Awareness Month (BHAM) for the fourth consecutive year with the launch of a social media campaign.

House GOP Health Bill Facing Fresh House Committee Test

House GOP Health Bill Facing Fresh House Committee Test

Mar 16
The White House and Republican leaders are talking to rank-and-file lawmakers about revising the GOP health care overhaul, hoping to keep a rebellion by conservatives and moderates from snowballing and imperiling the party's showpiece legislation.

Covered California Compares ACA and Trumpcare

Covered California Compares ACA and Trumpcare

Mar 15
Covered California released a new comprehensive analysis on Tuesday detailing the financial assistance available through the Affordable Care Act as well as a preliminary analysis of how changes proposed in federal law would affect enrollees.

HIV Medical Professionals Urge Congress to 'Do No Harm' in Efforts to Repeal the ACA

HIV Medical Professionals Urge Congress to 'Do No Harm' in Efforts to Repeal the ACA

By Eric Brus | Mar 14
Medical professionals have urged members of Congress to not repeal the ACA without first establishing a viable replacement plan.

HIV Transmission Declining In U.S., But Southern States Still Have Higher Rates

HIV Transmission Declining In U.S., But Southern States Still Have Higher Rates

By Eric Brus | Mar 14
The annual number of new HIV infections in the U.S. decreased 18% from about 45,700 infections in 2008 to about 37,600 infections during 2014, according to the CDC, but Southern states still have higher rates.

Stroke Ambulances Cut Treatment Time

Stroke Ambulances Cut Treatment Time

Mar 14
A study found special mobile units cut treatment time for stroke victims from 94 to 56 minutes. These vehicles are being rolled out across the country.

Congress' Analyst: 14M Lose Heath Coverage Under Trumpcare

Congress' Analyst: 14M Lose Heath Coverage Under Trumpcare

Mar 13
Nonpartisan analysts project that 14 million people would lose coverage next year under the House bill dismantling former President Barack Obama's health care law. The estimate is a blow to Republicans.

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