Latest HIV/AIDS in the United States Stories

2014-07-21 11:01:03

The JAMA Network Journals The annual HIV diagnosis rate in the U.S. decreased more than 30 percent from 2002-2011, with declines observed in several key populations, although increases were found among certain age groups of men who have sex with men, especially young men, according to a study in the July 23/30 issue of JAMA, a theme issue on HIV/AIDS. The issue is being released early to coincide with the International AIDS Conference. "There has been increasing emphasis on care and...

2014-05-17 08:20:11

Sunday, May 18, Minnehaha Park MINNEAPOLIS, May 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Sunday, May 18, join the Minnesota AIDS Project (MAP) at Minnehaha Park for the 27(th) year of the Minnesota AIDS Walk. Donations to the Minnesota AIDS Walk help the Minnesota AIDS Project prevent new HIV infections and keep people living with HIV in Minnesota healthy. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140516/88622 For over 25 years, the Minnesota AIDS Walk has raised funds for the Minnesota...

2014-05-01 23:16:14

Minnesota Independent Cooperative Inc. will be the Title-Sponsor of the 2014 MN AIDS Walk for the second year in a row to prevent HIV. Eagan, MN (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 Minnesota Independent Cooperative Inc. will, for the second time in a row, be the Title-Sponsor of the 2014 MN AIDS Walk. MICOOP has generously donated an impressive $75,000 to the organization over the last two years on top of the countless hours donated by the employees during the events. MICOOP is additionally challenging...

2014-04-22 23:03:19

Registration is now open for Fenway Health partner AIDS Action Committee's annual fundraiser Boston, MA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Registration is now open for the 29th annual AIDS Walk Boston & 5K Run, which will take place Sunday, June 1, 2014. The event, which regularly draws 10,000 to 15,000 participants, is AIDS Action Committee’s largest annual fundraiser. The Walk is 6.2-miles. The 5K Run is a competitive, timed event fully sanctioned by the USA Track & Field Association....

2014-03-27 08:35:14

PITTSBURGH, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PANTHERx Specialty Pharmacy announced today that it has been awarded the exclusive contract to serve as the specialty pharmacy provider for the South Carolina AIDS Drug Assistance Program (SC ADAP) Direct Dispensing service tier, effective June 1, 2014. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140327/NE91471LOGO As an ADAP provider, PANTHERx Specialty, one of the nation's fastest growing specialty pharmacies, will help to facilitate...

2014-01-10 08:22:42

GIRLS' NIGHT IN! Sunday, January 19th at 8-9 pm EST / 5-6 pm PST Streaming on VH1.com and GreaterThanAIDS.org Live Chat #WeAreEmpowered MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gather your girlfriends, your book club, your church group, your sorority sisters and claim the living room for a Girls' Night In! Fourteen time Grammy Award-winning artist and HIV advocate, Alicia Keys, is joining with Greater Than AIDS to host a National Watch Party and Twitter Chat about women...

2013-12-05 23:24:31

ANAC appoints Carole Treston, RN, MPH as first Chief Nursing Officer. Akron, Ohio (PRWEB) December 05, 2013 The Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Carole Treston, RN, MPH as Chief Nursing Officer (CNO). Carole is a visionary nurse leader with significant clinical, senior management and health policy experience and expertise. ANAC’s search for its first CNO included a competitive process that garnered multiple applications which were...

2013-11-11 23:01:35

US Bankcard Services, Inc. and its employees participate in AIDS Walk Los Angeles 2013 to support AIDS Project Los Angeles. City of Industry, California (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 US Bankcard Services, Inc. (USBSI) is pleased to announce that its employees, as well as their friends and families, were involved in AIDS Walk Los Angeles 2013, which took place on October 13, 2013. Funds raised from AIDS Walk Los Angeles make it possible for AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA), an AIDS service...

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