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Why PrEP Is Essential to Safeguard Black and Hispanic MSM and Transgender Women: A Blog Entry by L. Jeannine Bookhardt-Murray, M.D. Img

Why PrEP Is Essential to Safeguard Black and Hispanic MSM and Transgender Women: A Blog Entry by L. Jeannine Bookhardt-Murray, M.D.

We are failing our young, black and Hispanic men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender women. Each year in the U.S., we see nearly 50,000 new HIV infections. New York City remains the epicenter of the country's epidemic. Black MSM and black wom...

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CDC Launches Bilingual Campaign, "My Reasons for Getting an HIV Test," in Latino LGBT Community

CDC recently launched "Reasons/Razones," a national bilingual AIDS prevention campaign for Latino lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people. CDC Spokesperson Lorrie Alvin stated that although Miami is a focus city for the campaign, the me...

CDC Launches New HIV Testing Campaign for Latino Gay and Bisexual Men Img

CDC Launches New HIV Testing Campaign for Latino Gay and Bisexual Men

The campaign asks gay and bisexual Latinos "What's your reason?/¿Cuál es tu razón?" for getting an HIV test. It features men sharing their personal HIV testing stories.

GMHC and Photographer Mike Ruiz Want MSM in NYC to "Kiss and Tell" During LGBT Pride Month Img

GMHC and Photographer Mike Ruiz Want MSM in NYC to "Kiss and Tell" During LGBT Pride Month

"The Kiss & Tell campaign underscores the message that the lives of young black and Latino gay men are valued and not dispensable," said Marjorie Hill, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer of GMHC.

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Older Partner Selection, Sexual Risk Behavior and Unrecognized HIV Infection Among Black and Latino Men Who Have Sex With Men

The authors conducted this study to assess whether young black and Latino men who have sex with men who have older sex partners are more likely than MSM who do not have older partners to have unrecognized HIV infection. The team examined whether the ...

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The Effect of Peer-Driven Intervention on Rates of Screening for AIDS Clinical Trials Among African Americans and Hispanics

The study authors examined the efficacy of a peer-driven intervention to increase screening rates for AIDS clinical trials among African Americans and Hispanics with HIV/AIDS.

The intervention (six hours of structured sessions and the opportunity to...

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Fighting HIV in Communities of Color

African-Americans By Daryl J. Cochrane, MPA and Lyndel Urbano Asians By Vincent Du Latinos By Oscar Raúl López Native Peoples By Elton Naswood and Harlan Pruden

Introduction

Fighting HIV in Communities of ColorEffective HIV ...

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Illinois: Study Finds Minorities Distrust AIDS Awareness Messages

A new study offers several possible reasons AIDS prevention messages are failing to reach minorities in Chicago.

University of Chicago researchers conducted seven focus groups comprising 70 college students. Those represented included blacks, whites...

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Relationship-Based HIV Prevention Works for Minority Couples

Sustained rates of heterosexually acquired HIV infection in the United States, particularly among African-American and Latina women, have mobilized efforts to develop alternative prevention strategies, including couple-oriented prevention models. Ind...