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 ACRIA Receives Major 5-Year Grant to Support Sexual Health Education for NYC Youth
 ACRIA Receives Major 5-Year Grant to Support Sexual Health Education for NYC Youth

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 ACRIA Receives Major 5-Year Grant to Support Sexual Health Education for NYC Youth

ACRIA Receives Major 5-Year Grant to Support Sexual Health Education for NYC Youth

New York City-based national HIV organization ACRIA is the recipient of a five-year grant, totaling $500,000, from the Keith Haring Foundation to support sexual health education for youth.

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Health Care Gains Made Under Obamacare Remain at Risk

Health Care Gains Made Under Obamacare Remain at Risk

| By Eric Brus | Apr 19
Plans to repeal the ACA failed -- but so did attempts to pass the AHCA, which The Fenway Institute says is great: it would have harmed LGBT people, persons living with HIV, and Black and Latino Americans.

UC Riverside Awarded $250,000 to Study HIV and Aging

UC Riverside Awarded $250,000 to Study HIV and Aging

| Apr 19
A research team at the University of California, Riverside has been approved for a $250,000, two-year award around the topic of HIV and aging.

Second Immune Cell Found to Harbor HIV During Treatment

Second Immune Cell Found to Harbor HIV During Treatment

| Apr 19
Scientists have discovered another cell in the body where HIV hides from therapy designed to suppress it to undetectable levels in the blood.

April 18 is National Transgender HIV Testing Day

April 18 is National Transgender HIV Testing Day

| By Eric Brus | Apr 18
The second annual National Transgender HIV Testing Day (NTHTD) will be observed on Tuesday, April 18.

 ACRIA Receives Major 5-Year Grant to Support Sexual Health Education for NYC Youth

ACRIA Receives Major 5-Year Grant to Support Sexual Health Education for NYC Youth

| Apr 18
New York City-based national HIV organization ACRIA is the recipient of a five-year grant, totaling $500,000, from the Keith Haring Foundation to support sexual health education for youth.

New $1.5M NIH Grant Targets Oral Complications of HIV

New $1.5M NIH Grant Targets Oral Complications of HIV

| Apr 14
More than a third of HIV patients develop oral conditions from immune systems compromised by the virus and its treatment, according to the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

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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
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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