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Russia May Fingerprint HIV-Positive Citizens

Apr 24
After cracking down on its LGBT citizenry last year, when President Vladimir Putin signed the controversial "homosexual propaganda" law, it looks like some Russian lawmakers are now taking aim at HIV-positive individuals.

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Last year’s Revlon Run/Walk in New York City

Stars Launch 21st Revlon Run/Walk for Women

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 25
Join the fight against cancer by participating in the 21st annual EIF Revlon Run/Walk for Women in New York City on May 3 and in Los Angeles on May 10.

HIV May Be Manageable But It Ain’t Cheap

By John McDonald | Apr 25
Phil Lauderhill has been HIV positive for 10 years now, but like most people cannot afford to pay for his treatment alone. He relies on the U.S. government’s Ryan White Care Act for his treatment though, like all Americans, he dreams of independence.

Lewis and his mom, Julie

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Speak Out About HIV’s 30/30 Project

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 24
Singers Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are putting their fame to good use, speaking out about the 30/30 Project, which aims to create worldwide healthcare facilities in communities impacted by HIV/AIDS.

Iris House invites all to the Women as the Face of AIDS Summit

Iris House Hosts Women as the Face of AIDS Conference

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 24
Registration is now open for the 9th Annual Women as the Face of AIDS Summit, a program of Iris House, the New York, Harlem-based AIDS service organization that has been helping women living with HIV for 20 years.

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Stephen Kovacev at this year’s Boston Marathon

Long-Term AIDS Survivor Runs Boston Marathon for Victims

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 23
On Monday, April 21, long-term AIDS survivor Stephen Kovacev returned to run in this year’s Boston Marathon, in honor of those who lost their lives.

Ask the Doc: Safer Sex During the Black Party

By Howard L. Scheiner, MD/AAHIVS | Apr 9
On this edition of Ask the Doc, we look at some strategies to help you stay safe while you’re hitting the circuit parties.