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Musical Medicine: Recovery Unplugged

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By Matthew Wexler |
Recovery Unplugged uses the power of music to help patients heal from alcohol and drug addiction, and the results are proof-positive that music-based recovery can provide long-last...

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NIH Funds HIV Study for Adolescents in Poor Countries

NIH Funds HIV Study for Adolescents in Poor Countries

| Sep 20
The study will support research to develop strategies to identify youth at risk of HIV infection and those living with HIV and to enroll them into medical care programs.

National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day: An Insider's Perspective

National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day: An Insider's Perspective

| Sep 18
To commemorate National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day, EDGE offers an insider's perspective from those on the front lines.

UNAIDS Commends India's Supreme Court Ruling

UNAIDS Commends India's Supreme Court Ruling

| Sep 6
Today UNAIDS welcomed the decision of the Supreme Court of India to annul key provisions of Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code. Section 377 criminalizes sexual relations between lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people.

HIV/AIDS Research Yields Dividends Across Medical Fields

HIV/AIDS Research Yields Dividends Across Medical Fields

| Aug 30
Nearly four decades of study has propelled advances in heart disease, hepatitis, cancer and other diseases.

Public Charge Rule Could Be Disastrous For Immigrants Living With HIV

Public Charge Rule Could Be Disastrous For Immigrants Living With HIV

| Aug 29
Under the Trump administration's proposed rule, the definition of what could be considered in making a public charge determination would be expanded, taking all public benefits into account not just those that are cash-based.

Closing the Treatment Gap Critical to Ending U.S. HIV Epidemic

Closing the Treatment Gap Critical to Ending U.S. HIV Epidemic

| Aug 24
If HIV treatment as prevention is to help us reach the goal of ending the HIV epidemic in the United States, it is critical to understand, address and bridge gaps in achieving viral suppression.

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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.
» Support the Affordable Care Act


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
» Support the Coalition for a National AIDS Strategy


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