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1 hr ago | Advocate
On Sunday 12,000 of the world's top scientists, physicians, advocates and other experts convened in Melbourne, Australia, to open the 2014 International AIDS Conference, an annual gathering dedicated to the prevention, treatment and eradication of one of the most pervasive infectious diseases afflicting young gay men like me at home and abroad.
5 hrs ago | Aidsmap
Ifeanyi Orazulike, of the International Center for Advocacy on Rights to Health, speaking at AIDS 2014.
9 hrs ago | New York Magazine
Arguments in favor of decriminalizing prostitution often rely on empathy for sex workers themselves: Activist and journalist Melissa Gira Grant contends, for example, that criminalizing sex work implicitly condones violence against sex workers , who are often afraid to go to the police to report violence and are frequently ignored when they do.
Stunning El Ateneo bookstore in Buenos Aires was once a theater. The theater boxes have been turned into reading spaces.
Former President Bill Clinton told delegates at the 20th International AIDS Conference that the global fight against HIV needs to find more economically efficient ways to combat new infections, according to a new release from AIDS 2014, which is taking place this week in Melbourne, Australia, and is organized by International AIDS Society .
Bells pealed and flags flew at half mast across the Netherlands on Wednesday on a day of grief tinged with anger ahead of the arrival of the first bodies of victims from a Malaysian airliner downed over Ukraine last week on a flight from Amsterdam.
If prostitution were legal around the world, the transmission of HIV among female sex workers would go down by at least a third, according to a paper presented at the International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, Australia.
Stigma and discrimination have always played a major role in the global AIDS epidemic, but they are getting renewed attention this year at the ongoing International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, Australia.
After her hit fantasy series "Dyesebel" ended its run last Friday, lead actress Anne Curtis is now taking a short break in Melbourne, Australia.
An anti-cancer drug can activate hidden HIV, a pilot study by HIV researchers has shown.
By now you have certainly heard of the luckiest man alive - the flying Dutchman who cheated death twice.
HIV has been undetectable for more than three years in the blood of two Australian bone-marrow recipients.
Median HIV viral load reduction more than doubled among participants with high anti-C5/gp41732-744 antibody levels who received therapeutic HIV vaccine candidate Vacc-4x in exploratory, ad hoc, subset analysis by St George's and Bionor Pharma Further analysis of a Phase II study of therapeutic HIV vaccine candidate Vacc-4x revealed a potential ... (more)
Drug users should be treated with compassion rather than criminalised, Sir Richard Branson has said, as he called for a rethink of current "repressive" policies on drugs.
The decriminalization of sex work could significantly decrease global HIV infections among female sex workers, leading to a reduction of at least a third in three countries examined by researchers, according to a new study.
Rodney Wayne was a butcher with two young children when he decided to retrain as a hairdresser.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 03:30 pm
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