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ACT UP Letter Asks U.S. Senate to Negotiate Sovaldi Price Cut

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:00pm
About 225,000 to 330,000 Americans are currently coinfected with both HIV and hepatitis C.
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Students Sue U.K. University for HIV, Hep C Scare

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Wed, 08/27/2014 - 9:00pm
Students at the University of Derby were informed of their potential exposure in the middle of finals season.
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AIDS Grove Renames Youth Scholarship to Honor Pedro Zamora

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Tue, 08/26/2014 - 9:00pm
The scholarship honors his contributions 20 years after his passing.
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dotHIV Launches .hiv 'Digital Red Ribbon' to Support AIDS Fight

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 9:00pm
The first domain name with a charitable purpose.
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<em>The Normal Heart</em> on HBO Wins 2 Emmy Awards

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Mon, 08/25/2014 - 9:00pm
The film won best TV movie and best makeup (non-prosthetic).
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AHF Campaigns Against PrEP as a 'Public Health Intervention'

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Sun, 08/24/2014 - 9:00pm
The campaign is appearing in various outlets throughout August and will likely expand.
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Iggy Azalea, Sam Smith Headline MTV Benefit for HIV Group Lifebeat

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 9:00pm
The music industry all-stars will perform Friday, August 22 as a lead up to Sunday's MTV Video Awards. 
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U.S. Uses Fake HIV-Prevention Program in Secret Anti-Cuba Scheme

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Wed, 08/20/2014 - 9:00pm
Advocates say the scheme could undermine international trust of U.S. global health efforts for years to come.
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Concerns Over HIV Criminalization Law in Uganda

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Tue, 08/19/2014 - 9:00pm
Measures impose harsh penalties for people living with the virus.
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Docs Warn About Dangers of Synthetic Pot

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Mon, 08/18/2014 - 9:00pm
Lab-made pot products boast catchy, harmless-sounding names, but physicians are warning parents and teens that the drugs are causing a growing number of hospitalizations and deaths.
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Improving Data Systems to Accelerate the HIV/AIDS Response

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Mon, 08/18/2014 - 9:00pm
Decisions made with incomplete data are undermining the response.
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Chinese Airline Sued for Alleged HIV Discrimination

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Sun, 08/17/2014 - 9:00pm
Two men living with HIV, and a male friend who is HIV negative, were not allowed to board a plane.
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Nevada Revises Regulations to Allow HIV-Positive Foster Parents

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Thu, 08/14/2014 - 9:00pm
Any reference to communicable diseases in reference to foster care has now been removed.
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HIV Coalition Claims U.S. in Violation of U.N. Racial Convention

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Wed, 08/13/2014 - 9:00pm
The United States pledged to address racial disparities in HIV prevention and care.
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Time After Time

POZ Magazine Deputy Editor Oriol Gutierrez - Wed, 08/13/2014 - 2:05pm
The September 2014 issue of POZ magazine is online. Oriol R. Gutierrez Jr. http://blogs.poz.com/oriol
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Military High Court to Hear HIV-Positive Kansas Airman Appeal

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Tue, 08/12/2014 - 9:00pm
In 2011, he was sentenced to eight years in military prison. 
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The AIDS Memorial Quilt at Governor's Island in New York City

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Mon, 08/11/2014 - 9:00pm
The Quilt is on display Monday, August 11, and Tuesday, August 12.
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$200M to Increase HIV/AIDS Treatment for Children in Africa

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Sun, 08/10/2014 - 9:00pm
The initiative will provide 300,000 additional children with antiretrovirals.
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Fraud Schemes for HIV Meds Cost Medicare $33M

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Thu, 08/07/2014 - 9:00pm
The HHS suspects that bogus patients sold the HIV drugs on the black market, or that pharmacies across the country billed for meds that beneficiaries never received.
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California Surgeon Agrees to Treat HIV-Positive Patients

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 9:00pm
The surgeon had refused to perform necessary back surgery.
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