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LGBT Equality Reduces the Spread of HIV -- But It's Not Enough to End the Epidemic

Rebecca Haag | Posted 11.09.2013 | Gay Voices
Rebecca Haag

In states with populations that are openly hostile to LGBT people and express that hostility by enacting bans against the rights of same-sex couples to marry, we see statistically significant increases in HIV diagnoses among gay and bisexual men.

Report: Many Poor Heterosexuals In U.S. Cities At Risk For HIV Infection

Reuters | Posted 05.14.2013 | Black Voices

* 2.3 percent of those tested were infected * Nearly half of those infected had never been tested March 14 (Reuters) - S...

HIV Rate Decreasing In This Demographic

Posted 12.19.2012 | Healthy Living

While the general rate of new HIV infections in the United States has remained the same over the last decade, a new government report shows that it is...

New HIV Infections In U.S. Holding Steady

AP | STEPHANIE NANO | Posted 10.03.2011 | Healthy Living

NEW YORK — The number of Americans newly infected with the AIDS virus each year has been holding steady at about 50,000, according to a governme...

New HIV Infections Drop Since 2001, UN Says

AP | EDITH M. LEDERER | Posted 08.03.2011 | Healthy Living

UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations AIDS agency on Friday urged increased funding for early treatment of people with HIV following a new interna...

U.S. HIV Study Finds Higher Infections Linked To Poverty

AP | MIKE STOBBE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

ATLANTA — Poverty is perhaps the most important factor in whether inner-city heterosexuals are infected with the AIDS virus, according to the fi...

New HIV Infections 'Far And Away' Outpacing Drug Treatment: UN

AP | JOHN HEILPRIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

UNITED NATIONS — Despite a stepped up global battle against AIDS, the numbers of people newly infected with HIV are far and away outpacing the n...