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More Than 30 Years Later, the UK Government Opens Inquiry Into Blood Contaminated With HIV and Hepatitis C

On Sept. 24, the first widespread inquiry into how thousands of people in the United Kingdom received contaminated blood in the 1970s and 1980s began with a preliminary hearing and a commemoration event dedicated to the victims.

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Ariel Sabillon Is a Gay Latinx Immigrant and More Than His HIV Criminalization Case

The 23-year-old college student, originally from Honduras, is now facing an HIV criminalization charges in Florida for non-disclosure. But Sabillon is so much more than that.

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This Week in HIV Research: Food, It Does a Body Good

How food insecurity feeds inflammation; racial disparities in HPV16 prevalence; how HIV meds affect pre-existing neurocognitive impairment; central nervous system inflammation in the setting of HIV treatment success.

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Alcohol and HIV: When to Screen, What to Say, How to Treat

An interview with Jeffrey Samet, M.D., M.A., M.P.H., an international authority on addiction medicine with a special interest in addictions among people with HIV infection.

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I'm a Straight Man; I Used a Gender-Neutral Bathroom; and the Sky Didn't Fall.

Aaron Anderson writes, "Walking into a restroom where all genders were welcomed filled me with the same feeling that I had the first time I walked into a marijuana dispensary: 'Finally!'"

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Getting the Word Out About HIV Treatment as Prevention at USCA 2018

A summary of a workshop at the U.S. Conference on AIDS titled "The Consensus: Communicating About HIV Treatment as Prevention (TasP)."

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In the Hallways of the U.S. Conference on AIDS 2018, Signs of Renewal and Revolution

"The news from the USCA is that a new cohort of leaders is finding its footing," Sam Avrett writes.

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At USCA 2018, Black Lives Matter Cofounder Alicia Garza Discusses HIV and Building Black Social Justice Power

Alicia Garza talks with TheBodyPRO's Kenyon Farrow about HIV's relative invisibility in black social justice spaces, despite its disproportionate impact on black communities.

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Cutting Gilead Critique From Larry Kramer's USCA 2018 Speech Is the Tip of the Ableist, Ageist, Pay-to-Play Icebergs of Conference Culture

"It would be a missed opportunity if we didn't also take this moment to consider the fundamental inaccessibility of conferences," JD Davids writes.

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California: A Health Care Laboratory With Mixed Results

A report on HIV patients is one example showing that though the state is often a national beacon in health care, some of its innovations fall short of expectations.