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Gilead Announces Phase 3 Results for Investigational Fixed-Dose HIV Treatment

Gilead Announces Phase 3 Results for Investigational Fixed-Dose HIV Treatment

Jul 25
Gilead Sciences, Inc. announced detailed 48-week results from two Phase 3 studies evaluating the efficacy and safety of a fixed-dose combination of HIV meds.

Over 6,000 People Tell President Trump That Trans Elders Count

Over 6,000 People Tell President Trump That Trans Elders Count

Jul 25
A bipartisan group of 75 members of the U.S. House of Representatives yesterday told the Trump administration that it cannot erase transgender elders from a national survey that allocates billions of dollars to vital elder services.

Opioid Epidemic Hits Nearly All Age Groups in Both Rural and Urban U.S. Areas

Opioid Epidemic Hits Nearly All Age Groups in Both Rural and Urban U.S. Areas

Jul 25
In rural areas around the country from 2007-2016, private insurance claim lines with opioid abuse and dependence diagnoses were found in every age group from 13-18 years to over 80 years, and in urban areas, in every age group from 13-18 years.

MSF Sounds Alarm Over High Numbers of People Dying from AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa

MSF Sounds Alarm Over High Numbers of People Dying from AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa

Jul 25
Doctors Without Borders says an unacceptably high number of people from sub-Saharan Africa have been left out of the global HIV response.

amfAR's Kenneth Cole Launches End AIDS Coalition at 9th International AIDS Conference on HIV Science

amfAR's Kenneth Cole Launches End AIDS Coalition at 9th International AIDS Conference on HIV Science

Jul 25
Today at the IAS, Kenneth Cole launched the End AIDS Coalition (EAC) - a collaboration working together to end the AIDS epidemic by 2030.

Johnson & Johnson Announces Encouraging First-in-Human Clinical Data for Investigational HIV Preventive Vaccine

Johnson & Johnson Announces Encouraging First-in-Human Clinical Data for Investigational HIV Preventive Vaccine

Jul 25
Johnson & Johnson announced encouraging first-in-human clinical data for an investigational HIV-1 vaccine regimen in development at its Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies.

Advances In Vaccine And Treatment Research Open New Doors In The Fight Against HIV

Advances In Vaccine And Treatment Research Open New Doors In The Fight Against HIV

Jul 25
Researchers announced encouraging developments across several critical areas of HIV research at an official press conference at IAS 2017, including a promising vaccine candidate.

July 25 is National African American Hepatitis C Action Day

July 25 is National African American Hepatitis C Action Day

Jul 25
July 25 is National African American Hepatitis C Action Day, a day to promote Hepatitis C prevention, testing, and treatment messages to public health partners and the public.

Britain Eases Rules for MSM to Donate Blood

Britain Eases Rules for MSM to Donate Blood

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 24
The UK government has changed the rules regarding blood donations by men who have sex with men (MSM). From now on, they will be able to donate blood within three months of sexual activity, instead of 12 months.

Doctors Without Borders Says New UNAIDS Report Fails Those in West and Central Africa

Doctors Without Borders Says New UNAIDS Report Fails Those in West and Central Africa

Jul 24
UNAIDS says that more than half of all people with HIV are now on treatment. But Doctors Without Borders say they are failing to factor continued support for those in West and Central Africa.

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