Posts tagged "HIV/AIDS"

July 25 news: Abortion access in Alaska, CVS in Texas makes naloxone available over the counter, behavior changes and dementia

Check out today's public health news on Monday, July 25, 2016.

July 11 news: Concussions, e-cigarette use, exercise and memory in breast cancer survivors

Check out today's public health news on Monday, July 11, 2016.
Obama touts public health in State of the Union

Obama touts public health in State of the Union

If you were listening to President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address last night, you heard a litany of refrains on health.

Feb. 6 news: Bacteria on NY subway, HIV death rates fall, measles at daycare

Check out the latest in public health news for Friday, Feb. 6, 2015.

Oct. 15 news: Public health funding cuts, enterovirus test, New York AIDS epidemic

Check out the latest in public health news for Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014.
National HIV Testing Day sweeps communities nationwide

National HIV Testing Day sweeps communities nationwide

Communities across the nation are encouraging people of all ages and sexual orientations to participate today in National HIV Testing Day.

Advocates raise awareness of range of LGBT health issues

While HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment remains a prominent issue in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community, staff at health centers such as Howard Brown Health Center in Chicago know it is not the only public health issue of concern. Read more in this report from The Nation's Health.

May 15 news: Measles vaccine and cancer, daily pill to fight AIDS, raw milk

Check out the latest in public health news for Thursday, May 15, 2014.
Dec. 1 is World AIDS Day

Dec. 1 is World AIDS Day

For the 34 million people living with HIV, Dec. 1 means more than honoring lives already lost to one of the deadliest pandemics in history. World AIDS Day is about preventing and ultimately eradicating AIDS, and building off the health achievements that are already bringing us closer.

Sept. 23 news: Universal flu vaccine, AIDS-related deaths decrease, elderly dementia cases to triple

Check out the latest in public health news for Monday, September 23, 2013.
Infographic touts success against HIV/AIDS, warns of budget cuts

Infographic touts success against HIV/AIDS, warns of budget cuts

APHA rolled out its newest public health infographic today to amplify a continuing drumbeat around public health’s major contributions to the fight against HIV/AIDS in the U.S.
June 27 is National HIV Testing Day

June 27 is National HIV Testing Day

Today is National HIV Testing Day, hosted by AIDS.gov to address one simple fact: More than 1.1 million people in the U.S. are living with HIV, yet one in five is unaware of it.