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VIDEO: Highlight Reel of Record-Shattering 'Broadway Bares 25'

By EDGE | Jun 23
The epic 25th edition of Broadway Bares celebrated the golden age of Broadway with an evening of ripped dancers, cheeky choreographers and sumptuous showgirls, raising a record-shattering $1,598,501.

French Biosantech Reports HIV Vaccine is Safe

| By EDGE | Jun 30
French-based Biosantech Company reported that the company's HIV vaccine candidate is not toxic to 48 HIV-positive patients enrolled in a double-blind study that is taking place in France.

Could a Subdermal Implant Mean the End of HIV?

| By EDGE | Jun 29
Findings published in Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy report that a novel, subdermal implant delivering potent antiretroviral (ARV) drugs shows extreme promise in stopping the spread of HIV.

NYS Blueprint For Ending AIDS; June 27 is HIV Testing Day

| By EDGE | Jun 26
Eric Brus looks at Gov. Cuomo's Blueprint to End AIDS, plus the updated LGBT Health Guide from Fenway, and June 27 HIV Testing Day.

Cocaine Could Make You Susceptible to HIV, Says UCLA

| By EDGE | Jun 26
New UCLA research offers further evidence that cocaine use disrupts the immune system, making one more likely to become infected with HIV.

New Condom Changes Colors When in Contact With STI

| By EDGE | Jun 25
A group of UK schoolchildren revolutionized safe sex when they created a new condom that changes color when it comes into contact with a sexually transmitted infection.

The AIDS Institute Recognizes HIV Testing Day

| By EDGE | Jun 25
In recognition of National HIV Testing Day on June 27, The AIDS Institute reminds individuals to get tested so that they can learn their HIV status.

VIDEO: Highlight Reel of Record-Shattering 'Broadway Bares 25'

| By EDGE | Jun 23
The epic 25th edition of Broadway Bares celebrated the golden age of Broadway with an evening of ripped dancers, cheeky choreographers and sumptuous showgirls, raising a record-shattering $1,598,501.

Designer Beach Towel Raises Funds for amfAR

| By EDGE | Jun 23
amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, announced the release of a limited edition beach towel designed by British-born, New York-based visual artist Shantell Martin to raise awareness and funds to help find a cure for HIV/AIDS.

GMHC Celebrates Passage of NY's Meningitis Vaccination Bill

| By EDGE | Jun 18
Today, the New York State Legislature passed one of GMHC's top legislative priorities, a bill that will help protect people living with HIV and AIDS from meningitis, a serious infection of the brain and spinal cord.

APLA Applauds LA Supes Decision to Implement PrEP

| By EDGE | Jun 17
APLA applauds the LA County Board of Supervisors for approving a comprehensive PrEP program.

GMHC CEO Donates Blood to Protest FDA Ban; Used to Create 'Blood Mirror'

| By EDGE | Jun 15
Artists and activists are protesting the FDA's ban on gay and bisexual men donating blood. This time, through art.

Register for July 11th's Saddle Up LA, to Raise Funds for Life Group LA

| By EDGE | Jun 12
The Life Group LA's yearly fundraising event, the 10th Annual "Saddle Up LA" an AIDS Benefit Horseback Trail Ride and Country BBQ which will be held Saturday, July 11 in the beautiful and majestic Griffith Park Mountains.

Basic Needs Unmet for Transgender HIV-Positive Women

| By EDGE | Jun 10
A new CDC study shows that HIV-positive transgender women aren't even getting their basic needs met.

Tom Mirabile to Receive Home Décor Industry HIV Org Achievement Award

| By EDGE | Jun 9
Gift for Life, the gift and home industries' leading charitable organization, has announced Tom Mirabile will be honored with the Gift for Life Industry Achievement Award during Gifts and Decorative Accessories' 64th Annual Retailer Excellence Awards.

START Study Supports Early HIV Treatment

| By Liz Highleyman | Jun 7
Long-awaited results from the START study, released ahead of schedule, show that people with HIV who start treatment early have a significantly lower risk of illness and death than those who wait.

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Support the Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) provides $750 million in urgently needed funding for smoking cessation, nutrition, strengthening local health departments, and providing immunizations. Contact your Representative and Senators in support of the ACA and urge them to oppose any future attempts to repeal this important public health achievement.
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National HIV/AIDS Strategy

President Barack Obama endorsed the National AIDS Strategy, currently under development. This plan of action is focused on improving prevention and treatment outcomes as well as reducing disparities among MSM and people of color. Help them reach their goals by their target date of 2015.
» Read the strategy
» Support the Coalition for a National AIDS Strategy


Comprehensive Sex Education

Sex ed is a critical prevention method proven to help youth make safer sex decisions.
» Call upon Congress to lift the ban on abstinence-only programs


MSM Blood Ban

U.S. blood donation policies prohibit any man who has had sex with another man (MSM) from donating blood permanently.
» Help change this policy