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WATCH: How Effective Is The New 'Miracle Drug' At Preventing HIV?

Posted 11.04.2013 | Gay Voices

Truvada, a new drug which is said to "knock out the HIV virus before it can establish itself in the body" and is reportedly able to provide a roughly ...

$2M Slated For Puerto Ricans With HIV/AIDS

AP | Posted 08.04.2012 | Latino Voices

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Puerto Rico is slated to receive more than $2 million in federal funds to help those on a waiting list for HIV/AIDS medicatio...

Partnerships and Industry Dedication Continue in the Global Fight Against AIDS

John J. Castellani | Posted 09.23.2012 | Impact
John J. Castellani

The determination to research and develop medicines to fight HIV/AIDS has contributed greatly to the steady decrease in AIDS-related deaths worldwide, from the peak of 2.1 million in 2004 to an estimated 1.8 million in 2009.

HIV/AIDS: We Need A Seat At The Table In Health Care Debate

David Mixner | Posted 06.05.2011 | Home
David Mixner

People with HIV/AIDS have earned a place at the table. We should now pull back that chair and sit at it and protect our three decades of advances.

Tribeca Film Festival Interview: The Other City

Linda Hassler | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Linda Hassler

How does a film like The Other City, which gets right into the faces and homes of those afflicted with HIV/AIDS, get made?

India: Will Pharma, Trade Agreements Shut Down the Pharmacy of the Developing World?

Tido von Schoen-Angerer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Tido von Schoen-Angerer

India has become "the pharmacy of the developing world." Without affordable Indian generic medicines, millions of lives saved by Doctors Without Borders and other organizations over the past decade would otherwise have been lost.

When Medical Patents Weaken Health Care

Tahir Amin and Priti Radhakrishnan | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tahir Amin and Priti Radhakrishnan

As the health care debate limps forward, it's time to consider a related but entirely overlooked topic: the availability of medicines. One major step forward is to stop approving frivolous drug patent applications.