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Urgent Community Health Problem: Who You Gonna Call?

Steven Crandell | Posted 11.10.2014 | Impact
Steven Crandell

The deadline for ending giving, while seen by some as a great advantage, can become cumbersome if it is artificial. Addressing large social problems is rarely straightforward.

Miley Cyrus' Risque Dress Stood Out, But Her $500,000 Donation To Fight AIDS Stole The Show

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 10.31.2014 | Impact

It wasn't just Miley Cyrus' daring dress that turned heads on Wednesday -- the 21-year-old's massive donation toward the fight against AIDS also got p...

AIDS Conference Honors Victims Of MH17

AP | Posted 07.20.2014 | World

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — An international AIDS conference opened in Australia on Sunday with a tribute to several delegates who were killed en ro...

Bono: Apple Is 'F*****g Annoyingly Quiet' About Fact It's Raised $75 Million To Fight AIDS

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 06.29.2014 | Impact

Bono has a playfully antagonistic relationship with his friends at Apple. The tech giant has raised an incredible amount for AIDS research, but, i...

Can Marijuana Stop the Spread of HIV?

The 420 Times | Posted 04.15.2014 | Green
The 420 Times

The study, published last week in the journal AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses, concludes that daily administration of THC in the animals slowed the spread of HIV in their stomachs, where the virus thrives.

Professor Resigns For Falsifying AIDS Research Worth Millions

Posted 12.25.2013 | College

A researcher at Iowa State University resigned after being investigated for falsifying AIDS research funded by millions in federal grants. Dr. Don...

'Hot' Papers Point to Key Research on HIV/AIDS

Christopher King | Posted 02.02.2014 | Science
Christopher King

To identify significant, recent work in HIV/AIDS, Thomson Reuters focused on a particular variety of highly cited report: the "hot" paper -- published in the last two years and cited at a level notably higher than papers of comparable type and age published in the same journal.

Obama Reveals $100 Million HIV Research Initiative

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 01.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama announced a new initiative at the National Institutes of Health in pursuit of a cure for HIV, saying his ad...

Anna Almendrala

'The Voice' Star Calls Out Obama For HIV/AIDS Funding Cuts

HuffingtonPost.com | Anna Almendrala | Posted 06.03.2013 | Los Angeles

Twenty-five years later, the story of one Los Angeles mother's fight to save her son from an AIDS-related death still resonates with Hollywood familie...

Marcos Saldivar

LOOK: 'DragOn' Stars Get Glam For A Cause

HuffingtonPost.com | Marcos Saldivar | Posted 05.06.2013 | Gay Voices

A fiery redhead drag queen, dressed in a leopard suede leotard and a sheer black half slip sashayed her sculpted legs down the runway before screaming...

Big News in Atlanta

Bertrand Audoin | Posted 05.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Bertrand Audoin

What we are seeing here in Atlanta is a continuation of the renewed energy and enthusiasm for HIV cure-related research that will maintain its impetus leading into the IAS 2013 conference in Kuala Lumpur in June with the Pre-Conference Symposium Toward an HIV Cure.

Cara Santa Maria

WATCH: Has AIDS Met Its Match?

HuffingtonPost.com | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 01.18.2013 | Science

Researchers may have discovered a way to protect against the transmission of HIV--a worldwide epidemic that now infects about 35 million people. No...

Ricky Martin Joins Broadway Legend Onstage For AIDS Charity

Posted 12.07.2012 | Gay Voices

Multiple generations of Broadway talent came together for a cause Dec. 4 with the annual "Gypsy of the Year" event in New York City. The star-stud...

10 Things We've Learned About HIV/AIDS This Year

The Huffington Post | Amanda L. Chan | Posted 03.15.2013 | Healthy Living

Today marks World AIDS Day, a time for the global community to recognize the widespread impact of HIV/AIDS. Right now, 1.2 million people in the U...

The Fight of My Life: One Doctor's Crusade Against Pediatric AIDS

Mark W. Kline, M.D. | Posted 01.30.2013 | Impact
Mark W. Kline, M.D.

For most children, a birthday or holiday is a day of hope and joy. But for many children you probably do not know, December 1, World AIDS Day, may be the most important date on the calendar, signifying commitment and unity in the fight against the HIV/AIDS pandemic.

Architecting the End of AIDS

Desmond Tutu | Posted 01.29.2013 | Impact
Desmond Tutu

History shows when we take action before the peak of disaster, enormous gains can be realized. If more world leaders support a bold plan like the "Blueprint for an AIDS-Free Generation," we could find ourselves on the flip side of the global disaster of AIDS that much faster.

Reflections on a Pandemic: From Despair to Hope

Kenneth H. Mayer, M.D. | Posted 09.22.2012 | Gay Voices
Kenneth H. Mayer, M.D.

At the XIX International AIDS Conference coming up this week in Washington D.C., the main question will be this: Do we have the political will to finally make antiretroviral drugs available to all who need them?

International AIDS Conference Opens At Key Turning Point

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 09.22.2012 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — Science now has the tools to slash the spread of HIV even without a vaccine – and the U.S. is donating an extra $150 million ...

Twenty Years Later and Still Fighting Invisibility

Kathy Ko Chin | Posted 09.17.2014 | Impact
Kathy Ko Chin

Regardless of our racial/ethnic group or HIV status, we should all join Asian-American and Pacific Islander communities around the nation in observing National Asian and Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.

PEPFAR Is Worth It: Ezekiel Emanuel Is Wrong on AIDS Funding

Anand Reddi | Posted 07.17.2012 | World
Anand Reddi

The idea that differing global health initiatives must compete with each other lacks not only ethical legitimacy but also scientific merit.

Global Fund Making Major Strides Toward Greater Efficiency and Effectiveness

Jonathan Klein | Posted 07.15.2012 | Impact
Jonathan Klein

Strong funding from all donors is critical to ensure that the Global Fund can continue to reach those in need of lifesaving services and that save and improve the lives of so many.

G(irls)20 Summit: What's Your Number?

Glender Favour Nkezi Fomboh | Posted 07.02.2012 | Impact
Glender Favour Nkezi Fomboh

There are 3.5 billion girls and women in the world. That means there are 3.5 billion ways to change the world.

Celebs and Models Support Jeffrey Fashion Cares 2012 (VIDEO)

Daniel Garofali | Posted 05.29.2012 | Celebrity
Daniel Garofali

Since being established, Jeffrey Fashion Cares has raised more than $11 dollars for its beneficiaries, with 90 percent of every dollar donated to the fight discrimination, support LGBT youth, provide life-saving services and education. 

Villanova Cancels Gay Artist's Workshop

AP | PATRICK WALTERS | Posted 04.22.2012 | Arts

PHILADELPHIA — Villanova University has canceled a workshop on personal narrative by a gay performance artist, saying his shows aren't in keepin...

World Aids Day: 8 Years Poz, the Lessons of Living With HIV

Scott Foval | Posted 01.31.2012 | New York
Scott Foval

It is important for me to tell those who are newly diagnosed to understand, having HIV does not mean your life is over. You have a lot to live for, and I am an example of what happens when one doesn't give up.