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We Owe It to Our Young People and Our Future

Policy & Programs | September 26, 2016 Read the full post
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On September 27, the nation will observe National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Some may wonder why there is a need to raise awareness about HIV among gay men. The reality is that HIV has fallen off the radar for…

Recognizing HIV and Aging in America

Policy & Programs | September 23, 2016 Read the full post
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Cross-posted from White House Blog

Summary: Dr. Lansky outlines some resources and Federal actions outlined in the National HIV/AIDS Strategy related to HIV and aging. Yesterday [September 18], we observed National HIV & Aging Awareness Day. People aged 50 years and older comprise 42% of all persons…

HUD Issues Final Rule To Ensure Equal Access To Housing And Services Regardless Of Gender Identity

Policy & Programs | September 22, 2016 Read the full post
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Editor’s Note: This press release was issued by HUD on Tuesday, September 20, 2016. WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today published a final rule to ensure that all individuals have equal access to many…

3 simple tips to stay healthy with Marketplace insurance

Policy & Programs | September 22, 2016 Read the full post
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Cross-posted from Healthcare.gov Blog

Getting health insurance is an important first step to better health and well-being! If you’ve gotten coverage, get the most out of your Marketplace health insurance plan and stay healthy throughout the year by following these simple tips. 3 tips…

Catching Fire:The Realities of the New Era in HIV Prevention and Care

Policy & Programs | September 21, 2016 Read the full post
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I felt an excitement at the U.S. Conference on AIDS (USCA) that I hadn’t felt for a while. We’re at the start of something new, something important, that’s just starting to catch fire. I can’t tell you how many conversations…

8 Facebook Lives from USCA: Get Them All Right Here

New Media | September 20, 2016 Read the full post
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At the recently-concluded U.S. Conference on AIDS (USCA) in Hollywood, Florida, we used Facebook Live to bring you conversations in real time with federal and community leaders discussing the latest developments and cutting-edge tools in the response to the HIV…

Final USCA 2016 Facebook Live Events Focus on Viral Suppression and Conference Highlights

Policy & Programs | September 18, 2016 Read the full post
PLWHA discuss viral suppression at USCA

On the closing day of the 2016 U.S. Conference on AIDS (USCA), September 18, in Hollywood, Florida, AIDS.gov shared more conference highlights via two Facebook Live events. People Living with HIV Discussed What New Science on Viral Suppression Means to…

Talking HIV and Aging with Digital Resources #NHAAD

New Media | September 18, 2016 Read the full post
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Today is National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day (NHAAD). Michelle Scavnicky of The AIDS Institute and her colleagues are the leaders in planning for this observance. We asked Michelle about how she sees digital tools supporting this year’s observance. She…