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National Hivaids Strategy

Dear Mr. President, Please Stop Wasting HIV Prevention Funding and Start Saving Our Lives

John-Manuel Andriote | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
John-Manuel Andriote

There you have it, on the record: the federal government's own top HIV prevention official, a gay man himself, admitting that homophobia at the highest levels of the U.S. government keeps gay and bisexual men from getting the targeted HIV prevention interventions they need.

A Commitment to the Fight Against HIV/AIDS

Vanessa Cullins | Posted 10.07.2013 | Black Voices
Vanessa Cullins

At Planned Parenthood, we're eager to inform our patients about expanded access to services that will help save their fertility and health, and we're also committed to helping address the stigma that can prevent people from getting tested for HIV or other STDs.

HIV/AIDS: It's Not Just What You Do, It's Where You Live

Dr. Amy Nunn | Posted 09.29.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Amy Nunn

A mounting body of scientific evidence shows that where you live, your race and your socioeconomic status -- not just behaviors -- strongly correlate with HIV infection.

HIV/AIDS in 2012: Is the End of the Epidemic in Sight?

Steve Davis | Posted 09.26.2012 | Impact
Steve Davis

The issues we face today, as a global community, have evolved, yet the epidemic remains fearsome for the millions of people living with HIV/AIDS around the world.

The National HIV/AIDS Strategy at Two: The Beginnings of Reform, and a Glimpse of Success

Chris Collins | Posted 09.11.2012 | Healthy Living
Chris Collins

On the second anniversary of this country's first comprehensive National HIV/AIDS Strategy, it's worth thinking about what has gone right, and where we go next.

Addressing Disparities, Promoting Health Equity and Ending HIV/AIDS

Jeffrey Levi | Posted 06.27.2012 | Healthy Living
Jeffrey Levi

We've come a long way in the battle against HIV/AIDS. However, we must remain vigilant: We cannot ignore the startling statistics of new HIV infections of gay and bisexual men, especially among black and Hispanic men.

'We have the technology...'

Mark Ishaug | Posted 02.01.2012 | Healthy Living
Mark Ishaug

This year's World AIDS Day theme is "Getting to Zero: Zero new HIV infections. Zero discrimination. Zero AIDS-related deaths." We now have a clear path to get to zero.

Ending HIV/AIDS in D.C.: A Capital Priority

Sheila C. Johnson | Posted 01.31.2012 | Black Voices
Sheila C. Johnson

Over 3 percent of Washingtonians aged 13 and older are living with HIV/AIDS. This rate is three times what the World Health Organization classifies as an epidemic. I'm both heartbroken and enraged by the tragedy taking place in our own backyard.

Debt Ceiling Negotiations Could Halt Progress Against HIV/AIDS

David Ernesto Munar | Posted 09.12.2011 | Chicago
David Ernesto Munar

In a sad twist of irony, the White House proposal to rollback critical health benefits, essential to the control of HIV/AIDS, is emerging on the one-year anniversary of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy, unveiled by Obama in July 2010.

Making the Fourth Decade of AIDS the Last

David Ernesto Munar | Posted 08.06.2011 | Chicago
David Ernesto Munar

We can and indeed must change the story about HIV/AIDS in our city and nation. Changing the story means working together to end HIV/AIDS in every neighborhood, every town, every state.

A Step Forward in Tackling America's AIDS Epidemic (Now the Work Begins)

Chris Collins | Posted 06.05.2011 | Home
Chris Collins

With states facing draconian cutbacks in public health, the federal financing role is more important than ever.

National AIDS Strategy Provides Welcome, Albeit Overdue, Framework

Joe Solmonese | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe Solmonese

Today, in announcing a National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS), our federal government has begun to answer the call for a coordinated, comprehensive strategy to combat this crisis.