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American Indians and Alaska Natives: How to Use Your New Health Insurance

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Cross-posted from HHS Blog

Editor’s Note: To commemorate National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day on Friday, March 20, here are some resources for the community to improve access to their health insurance through the Affordable Care Act. Since many American Indians and Alaska Natives have…

The (Positive) Power of Digital Storytelling

New Media | March 17, 2015 Read the full post
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We do a lot of thinking about digital storytelling at AIDS.gov. In particular, we think about using digital tools and social media channels, like video and images, to help share content and to support HIV testing, care and treatment. Wikipedia…

HIV/AIDS: In Their Own Words

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Cross-posted from Office of Women's Health Blog

Editor’s Note: March 10 was the 10th annual commemoration of National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. We continue to share messages and resources to highlight the impact of the epidemic on women and girls. Today, about 1 in 4…

CROI 2015 Highlights: NIH’s Dr. Peter Kim Discusses Tuberculosis

Research | March 13, 2015 Read the full post
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Tuberculosis (TB) was among the several infectious diseases in addition to HIV that were important topics of discussion during the 2015 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)  held in Seattle at the end of last month.  As the conference came to…

NIH-led study to assess community-based hepatitis C treatment in Washington, D.C.

Research | March 13, 2015 Read the full post
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Cross-posted from NIH Newsroom

For Immediate Release: Friday, March 6, 2015 Officials from the National Institutes of Health and the city of Washington, D.C., launched a clinical trial to examine whether primary care physicians and other health care providers, such as nurse practitioners and…

Conversations from CROI 2015: Ambassador Deborah L. Birx, M.D. ( Video)

Global | March 13, 2015 Read the full post
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We continue our coverage of the 2015 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) with this conversation between AIDS.gov’s Miguel Gomez and Ambassador Deborah L. Birx, MD, Coordinator of the U.S. Government Activities to Combat HIV/AIDS and U.S. Special Representative…

NIH Funding Opportunity for Drug Abuse Prevention Research Holds Potential for Addressing Viral Hepatitis

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The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), part of NIH, has released a Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) for research that will increase understanding of the science of drug use prevention within diverse populations and settings. Given the high prevalence of…

NIH-led study to assess community-based hepatitis C treatment in Washington, D.C.

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Cross-posted from NIH

Officials from the National Institutes of Health and the city of Washington, D.C., launched a clinical trial to examine whether primary care physicians and other health care providers, such as nurse practitioners and physician assistants, can use a new antiviral…