Twenty-two community health centers across four states are now being encouraged to apply for government grants.
HIV-related inflammation already puts people at risk for many of the same health problems as smoking, such as heart disease, cancer and stroke.
This year's campaign theme is 'Hepatitis: Think Again.'
The 20th International AIDS Conference ended Friday, July 25 in Melbourne, Australia.
The punk rock star, who currently serves as an adviser to the ONE campaign said wealthy nations must stop reneging on their foreign aid commitments if they want to finally stop the HIV epidemic.
Nobody Left Behind was the theme of the 20th International AIDS Conference's third day.
Laws that criminalize intravenous drug use and homosexuality were big topics during day two of the 20th International AIDS Conference.
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.
The International AIDS Society confirms at least six delegates were aboard the downed plane.
He will be honored at the opening session of the 20th International AIDS Conference.
The 20th International AIDS Conference begins Sunday, July 20, in Melbourne, Australia, on a somber note.
The country currently has the highest prevalence of hepatitis C in the world.
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.
The new partnership, which also includes music industry promoter Maria Davis, is part of Merck's 'I Design' campaign.
The recipient is “Sex Work and Violence:
Understanding Factors for Safety and Protection.”
He died of AIDS-related complications in 1995.
The grants are awarded through its Research Consortium on HIV Eradication (ARCHE) program.
The film was nominated for Outstanding Television Movie.
In an interesting caveat, patients will not be allowed to smoke the drug.
He was the former executive director of Community Health Awareness Group.