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On STD Awareness Month, GetTested.Com Views Most Googled STDs Per State 

On STD Awareness Month, GetTested.Com Views Most Googled STDs Per State 

Apr 24
Due to stigma surrounding STDs, people often turn to the internet for answers instead of seeking proper medical attention. GetTested.com mapped out the 'Most Googled STDs Per State' to find out what Americans wanted to know about their sexual health.

ACLU Sues Dignity Health for Discrimination Against Transgender Patient

ACLU Sues Dignity Health for Discrimination Against Transgender Patient

Apr 20
The ACLU of Northern California, the ACLU of Southern California, the ACLU LGBT & HIV Project, and the law firm Covington & Burling LLP filed a lawsuit against Dignity Health for denying care to a transgender patient.

Health Care Gains Made Under Obamacare Remain at Risk

Health Care Gains Made Under Obamacare Remain at Risk

By Eric Brus | Apr 19
Plans to repeal the ACA failed -- but so did attempts to pass the AHCA, which The Fenway Institute says is great: it would have harmed LGBT people, persons living with HIV, and Black and Latino Americans.

UC Riverside Awarded $250,000 to Study HIV and Aging

UC Riverside Awarded $250,000 to Study HIV and Aging

Apr 19
A research team at the University of California, Riverside has been approved for a $250,000, two-year award around the topic of HIV and aging.

Second Immune Cell Found to Harbor HIV During Treatment

Second Immune Cell Found to Harbor HIV During Treatment

Apr 19
Scientists have discovered another cell in the body where HIV hides from therapy designed to suppress it to undetectable levels in the blood.

April 18 is National Transgender HIV Testing Day

April 18 is National Transgender HIV Testing Day

By Eric Brus | Apr 18
The second annual National Transgender HIV Testing Day (NTHTD) will be observed on Tuesday, April 18.

 ACRIA Receives Major 5-Year Grant to Support Sexual Health Education for NYC Youth

ACRIA Receives Major 5-Year Grant to Support Sexual Health Education for NYC Youth

Apr 18
New York City-based national HIV organization ACRIA is the recipient of a five-year grant, totaling $500,000, from the Keith Haring Foundation to support sexual health education for youth.

Boston Marathon Runner Partners with DKMS in Honor of Late Father Who Battled Leukemia

Boston Marathon Runner Partners with DKMS in Honor of Late Father Who Battled Leukemia

Apr 17
Shelby Sims is running the Boston Marathon April 17 as her father did in 1994, and will raise awareness for DKMS to fight blood cancer, which took his life.

Health Inspectors Ding Trump's Mar-a-Lago Eateries

Health Inspectors Ding Trump's Mar-a-Lago Eateries

By Michael Biesecker | Apr 16
Reports show Florida health inspectors cited President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort with 15 violations in late January, days before the U.S. leader hosted Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for a diplomatic visit.

When a Lawmaker Is Treated as the Villain in a Class Play

When a Lawmaker Is Treated as the Villain in a Class Play

By Alan Fram | Apr 16
n the auditorium of his old middle school just blocks from where he still lives, the congressman who is a lead author of the stalled House Republican health care bill was treated like the villain in a class play.

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