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Pandemic vs. Pandemic: COVID-19 Hampers Fight Against HIV
What We Know About the Airborne Spread of the Coronavirus
Why Are Hispanic/Latino Men 4 Times More Likely to Get HIV Than White Men?

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What We Know About the Airborne Spread of the Coronavirus

Pandemic vs. Pandemic: COVID-19 Hampers Fight Against HIV

By Jon Greenberg, PolitiFact |
The emerging picture is a work-in-progress, but many of the pieces do point toward the potential for airborne transmission.

We Freely Wear Seat Belts. Why Can't We Learn to Wear Masks?

We Freely Wear Seat Belts. Why Can't We Learn to Wear Masks?

By Elisabeth Rosenthal | Oct 1
A big part of the reason adherence has been so variable is that governors generally declare the mandates, and local and city officials are left to decide how to enforce them.

Push to Bring Coronavirus Vaccines to the Poor Faces Trouble

Push to Bring Coronavirus Vaccines to the Poor Faces Trouble

By Maria Cheng, Lori Hinnant | Oct 1
An ambitious humanitarian project to deliver coronavirus vaccines to the world's poorest people is facing potential shortages of money, cargo planes, refrigeration and vaccines themselves.

Post-COVID Clinics Get Jump-Start From Patients With Lingering Illness

Post-COVID Clinics Get Jump-Start From Patients With Lingering Illness

By Julie Appleby | Sep 30
A small but growing number of clinics are emerging to treat and study those who have had the unpredictable coronavirus.

Timothy Ray Brown, 1st Person Cured of HIV, Dies of Cancer

Timothy Ray Brown, 1st Person Cured of HIV, Dies of Cancer

By Marilynn Marchione | Sep 30
Timothy Ray Brown, who made history as "the Berlin patient," the first person known to be cured of HIV infection, has died. He was 54.

What We Know About the Airborne Spread of the Coronavirus

What We Know About the Airborne Spread of the Coronavirus

By Jon Greenberg, PolitiFact | Sep 30
The emerging picture is a work-in-progress, but many of the pieces do point toward the potential for airborne transmission.

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First Man Cured of HIV Infection Now has Terminal Cancer

First Man Cured of HIV Infection Now has Terminal Cancer

By Marilynn Marchione | Sep 28
Timothy Ray Brown, the first person known to have been cured of HIV infection, says he is now terminally ill from a recurrence of the cancer that prompted his historic treatment 12 years ago.


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LGBTQ Mental Health and Suicide: How Can We Save the Next Generation?

LGBTQ Mental Health and Suicide: How Can We Save the Next Generation?

A new national survey from The Trevor Project reveals alarming statistics regarding mental health and suicide rates of LGBTQ youth. Does it get better? It depends on who you ask.

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OUT Athletics to Host Virtual 5K in November

OUT Athletics to Host Virtual 5K in November

OUTAthletics, the world's largest international initiative for bringing together LGBTQ athletes and allies, will host its first-ever Virtual 5K on Sunday, November 8, 2020, to raise money for programs supporting the LGBTQ community.