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The Neighborhood - Games for Health (Game Jam)

Games for Health GGJ/HHS ended today around 3pm and it was amazing. There were many great games produced this weekend so make sure to take a look at the videos at the… 249 more words

Games For Health

Half of HIV+ Gay Men Don't Take Life-Saving Drugs

Since the mid-1990s, powerful anti-HIV drugs have helped turn HIV-AIDS into a chronic condition as opposed to a death sentence. But in the latest report… 359 more words

Firing back at "slut-shaming"

In a recent Op-ed, activist Hussain Turk responds to the very same kind of slut-shaming that he points at to be a reason for the continuing spread of HIV. 41 more words


HIV and Aging

National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day was this week.  It is estimated that by next year, more than half of people living with HIV in the United States will be 50 years old or greater. 364 more words


Researchers Developing Tampon That May Help Prevent HIV

Women may soon have one more weapon at their disposal in the fight against HIV that could (ideally) be available over the counter!

Researchers at the University of Washington are hoping to develop a dissolvable tampon containing maraviroc, an HIV-preventing drug. 339 more words


PEP & PrEP: What are we trying to say?

PEP and PrEP. One is used as an emergency medication (PEP) and the other as a daily pill (PrEP). These two drugs have been available to the public since the FDA approved them in 2012. 392 more words