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New Chemsex Study Examines the Prevalence of Drug-Fueled Sex

By EDGE | Jan 24
Popular gay hookup site Squirt.org has found chemsex, also known as Party and Play (PNP) or drug-fueled sex, is prevalent with 30 percent of survey respondents admitting that they have engaged in the activity.

Groundbreaking Partnership Exceeds National Viral Suppression by 25%

By EDGE | Jan 23
The AIDS United Access to Care initiative expanded access to high-quality, life-extending care to over 5,000 people living with HIV, exceeded national viral suppression rates by 27 percent.

Intarcia Therapeutics Teams Up With Gates Foundation on Chronic Health Issues Like HIV

By EDGE | Jan 18
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is committing up to $140M in grants and equity with the intent to develop the first once- or twice-yearly anti-HIV prophylactic therapy.

Charlie Sheen Exalts PRO 140; Rest of HIV Community Prudent

By EDGE | Jan 17
Charlie Sheen is a big cheerleader for CytoDyn's HIV injectable, PRO 140. But the rest of the HIV community would like to see some scientific data on their clinical trails first.

Gilead Awards $22M in Grants to Support HIV Cure Research

By EDGE | Jan 13
Gilead Sciences, Inc. announced the recipients of its HIV cure grants program, a fund totaling more than $22 million, which will support 12 new HIV cure research projects.

New 'PrEP Calculator' Could Help ID Those At High Risk for HIV

By EDGE | Jan 11
A new study from the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health suggests modifying federal health guidelines related to the use of pre-exposure prophylaxis to prevent HIV transmission because current standards could miss some people who should be on it.

AIDS Institue Urges Senate Not To Repeal ACA Without Viable Replacement

By EDGE | Jan 11
The AIDS Institute sent a letter to all members of the U.S. Senate to urge them to vote "NO" on the Budget Resolution that would begin the process to repeal the ACA without a viable replacement.

LA LGBT Center Promotes PrEP Via 'F*ck W/Out Fear' Campaign

By EDGE | Jan 9
F*ck w/out Fear is the message of a new campaign by the Los Angeles LGBT Center, launched to raise awareness for pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) as a safe and effective tool to prevent HIV infection.

Young HIVers Work to Combat Stigma

By Brian Bromberger | Dec 31
The stigma and shame of being HIV-positive can deter men from even getting tested for HIV, fearing negative social consequences. Even when diagnosed as HIV-positive, some men worry about discrimination and don't seek good health care.

Best HIV Health Fundraising Organizations of 2016

By Winnie McCroy | Dec 29
The generosity of our community is overwhelming! This year, we came together to raise funds in a variety of ways for our AIDS Service Organizations, including a drag show, an AIDS Walk in the desert, a gentleman's ball, runs and bike rides and more!

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