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SF Mayor Pushes for HIV/AIDS Funds

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Dec 9
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is working to restore HIV/AIDS funding that was recently cut by the national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Broadway & Ballet Hero Awards @ Stage 48 :: October 16, 2017

Broadway & Ballet Hero Awards @ Stage 48 :: October 16, 2017

Oct 17
HIV Experience Resources Organization held its annual Broadway & Ballet Hero Awards at Stage 48 honoring ABT Principal Dancer James Whiteside and others.

California Man Pleads No Contest to Multiple Male Rape Counts

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Aug 19
A Pacifica man accused of drugging and raping more than a dozen other men is expected to serve almost 30 years in prison after pleading no contest in the case.

Do Decreased Funding and Drug-Resistant Infections Portend Impending AIDS Outbreak?

By Tucker Berardi | Aug 6
The threat of an impending HIV/AIDS outbreak lies in new drug-resistant strains. Second- and third-line treatments are less reliable and difficult to administer to patients in poor countries.

Video Series Tackles Bareback Reality of HIV Prevention

By Brittany Ferrendi | Jul 1
One film student is showing a "fun, sexy and outrageously frank 21st-century sex-ed for gay adults."

Deondre Moore Tells His Story as a Greater than AIDS Ambassador

By Jillian Melero | Jun 8
When, at 19 years old, Deondre Moore told his mother he was HIV-positive, she begged him not to tell his story. But Moore told it anyway, and became an official Greater Than AIDS ambassador

U.S. Officials OK Option for Men with HIV to Father Children

By Mike Stobbe | Jun 3
The nation's top public health agency on Thursday changed its guidance for HIV-infected men who want to father children, saying there's now enough evidence that a lab technique that removes the virus is a safe option.

HIV in the Age of PrEP

By Richard Hack | Mar 26
At first it was heralded as a medical miracle-the news that a daily single dose of the drug Truvada protected sexually active people from contracting the HIV virus.

CA PrEP Program Delayed

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Feb 25
Problems with California's AIDS Drug Assistance Program are leading to the delayed launch of a program that would help people statewide get access to PrEP.

Time to Amend CA HIV Penal Codes, Say Lawmakers

By Matthew S. Bajko | Feb 12
State lawmakers and AIDS advocates say it is time to amend California's anachronistic criminal codes that target people living with the virus.

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