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LA LGBT Center Seeks Trans & Gender Non-Conforming Volunteers for PrEP Study
San Francisco, CA

LA LGBT Center Seeks Trans & Gender Non-Conforming Volunteers for PrEP Study

Oct 17
The Los Angeles LGBT Center is seeking transgender or gender non-compliant volunteers for a study delving into the reasons why, particularly since transgender women have a high rate of HIV infection.

Gilead Sciences Awards $7.5M to HIV Cure Initiatives

Gilead Sciences Awards $7.5M to HIV Cure Initiatives

Oct 16
Gilead Sciences, Inc. today announced the second round of recipients of its HIV cure grants program of $7.5 million to support five additional HIV cure research initiatives.

As Crews Gain Ground, California Fire Victims Return Home

As Crews Gain Ground, California Fire Victims Return Home

By Sudhin Thanawala and Brian Melley | Oct 16
With the winds dying down, fire crews gained ground as they battled the wildfires that have devastated California wine country and other parts of the state over the past week, and thousands of people got the all-clear to return home.

Pro-Trump States Most Affected By His Health Care Decision

Pro-Trump States Most Affected By His Health Care Decision

By Christina A. Cassidy And Meghan Hoyer | Oct 14
President Donald Trump's decision to end a provision of the Affordable Care Act that was benefiting roughly 6 million Americans helps fulfill a campaign promise, but it also risks harming some of the very people who helped him win the presidency.

One Warm Coat Kicks Off Its 25th Season Of Giving

One Warm Coat Kicks Off Its 25th Season Of Giving

Oct 14
One Warm Coat kicks off its new season of giving celebrating a 25 year milestone of warming communities.

Trump's 'Obamacare' Move Shakes Up Health Care and Politics

Trump's 'Obamacare' Move Shakes Up Health Care and Politics

By Alan Fram and Ricardo Alonso Zalvidar | Oct 14
President Donald Trump's abrupt move to cut off federal payments to insurers jolted America's health care and political worlds alike, threatening to boost premiums for millions, disrupt insurance markets and shove Republicans into a renewed civil war

Communities Across Country Commemorate National Latino AIDS Awareness Day 2017

Communities Across Country Commemorate National Latino AIDS Awareness Day 2017

Oct 13
National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day (NLAAD), is held each year on the last day of Hispanic Heritage Month, on October 15.

Four Tips for Staying Positive on the Path to Breast Cancer Survival

Four Tips for Staying Positive on the Path to Breast Cancer Survival

Oct 13
About one in eight U.S. women will develop breast cancer during their lifetime, according to Breastcancer.org, which notes that in 2017 an estimated 252,710 more American women will be diagnosed.

Trump to Issue Stop-Payment Order on Health Care Subsidies

Trump to Issue Stop-Payment Order on Health Care Subsidies

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Oct 13
In a brash move likely to roil insurance markets, President Donald Trump will "immediately" halt payments to insurers under the Obama-era health care law he has been trying to unravel for months.

Valerie Harper Back on Screen Despite Cancer Struggle

Valerie Harper Back on Screen Despite Cancer Struggle

By Lynn Elber | Oct 12
This is what a tough cookie Valerie Harper is: Despite her prolonged fight against cancer, she took on the role of a woman with Alzheimer's to draw attention to the disease.

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