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War on Drugs Fails Public Health, Says Richard Branson at AIDS 2014

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:00pm
Laws that criminalize intravenous drug use and homosexuality were big topics during day two of the 20th International AIDS Conference.
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AIDS 2014 Opens With MH17 Tributes, Then HIV Cure Updates

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Sun, 07/20/2014 - 9:00pm
The 20th International AIDS Conference began Sunday, July 20, in Melbourne, Australia, with tributes to the six delegates who lost their lives aboard the downed Malaysian flight.
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Joep Lange Among AIDS 2014 Delegates on Flight MH17

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Sat, 07/19/2014 - 9:00pm
The International AIDS Society confirms at least six delegates were aboard the downed plane.
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Human Rights Award to Honor Paul Semugoma at AIDS 2014

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Fri, 07/18/2014 - 9:00pm
He will be honored at the opening session of the 20th International AIDS Conference.
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AIDS 2014 Colleagues Were Aboard Downed Malaysian Plane

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 9:00pm
The 20th International AIDS Conference begins Sunday, July 20, in Melbourne, Australia, on a somber note.
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Egypt Will Get Sovaldi for $300 Per Treatment

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 9:00pm
The country currently has the highest prevalence of hepatitis C in the world.
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UNAIDS Gap Report: 35M Have HIV, 19M of Them Don’t Know It

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 9:00pm
UNAIDS has just published its latest Gap Report, which provides global HIV/AIDS stats and outlines key issues that still need to be addressed to end the epidemic.
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PWN Joins Merck in Urging Women With HIV to 'Design' Treatment

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Wed, 07/16/2014 - 9:00pm
The new partnership, which also includes music industry promoter Maria Davis, is part of Merck's 'I Design' campaign.
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Inaugural Robert Carr Research Award at AIDS 2014

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Tue, 07/15/2014 - 9:00pm
The recipient is “Sex Work and Violence: Understanding Factors for Safety and Protection.”
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Major League Baseball to Honor Glenn Burke at All-Star Game

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Mon, 07/14/2014 - 9:00pm
He died of AIDS-related complications in 1995. 
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Over $2M in amfAR Grants to Seven HIV Cure Research Teams

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Sun, 07/13/2014 - 9:00pm
The grants are awarded through its Research Consortium on HIV Eradication (ARCHE) program.
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<em>The Normal Heart</em> on HBO Gets 16 Emmy Nominations

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Thu, 07/10/2014 - 9:00pm
The film was nominated for Outstanding Television Movie.
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New York Set to Legalize Medical Marijuana But With Strict Limits

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Wed, 07/09/2014 - 9:00pm
In an interesting caveat, patients will not be allowed to smoke the drug.
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Detroit HIV/AIDS Advocate Harry L. Simpson Dies

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Tue, 07/08/2014 - 9:00pm
He was the former executive director of Community Health Awareness Group.
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Egypt's Military Regime Still Pushing Bogus HIV, Hepatitis 'Cure'

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 9:00pm
The so-called 'miracle' device originally made media headlines in February.
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5.7M Could Lack Insurance in 2016 Without Medicaid Expansion

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Sun, 07/06/2014 - 9:00pm
Currently, 24 states have not expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.
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Gov. Cuomo Launches Plan to End AIDS Epidemic in New York

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Wed, 07/02/2014 - 9:00pm
The plan seeks to reduce new HIV cases to 750 by 2020. 
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Strong Enough

POZ Magazine Deputy Editor Oriol Gutierrez - Wed, 07/02/2014 - 9:43am
The July/August 2014 issue of POZ magazine is online. Oriol R. Gutierrez Jr. http://blogs.poz.com/oriol
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The Walk to End HIV in Washington, DC, Seeks to Raise $1M

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Tue, 07/01/2014 - 9:00pm
The event will be held on Saturday, October 25.
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HIV, Hep C Advocates Urge Congress to Lift Syringe Funding Ban

Top Stories from POZ Magazine - Mon, 06/30/2014 - 9:00pm
On National HIV Testing Day, June 27, more than 140 harm-reduction advocates put out a letter that calls on Congress to end the federal funding ban on syringe service programs.
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