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HIV/AIDS

CDC researchers examine HIV-related stigma among U.S. healthcare providers

Less stigmatizing attitudes by providers can help reduce social and structural barriers to HIV care across the care continuum.

A Systemic Review from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) analyzed studies of HIV-related stigma among healthcare providers and identified three main themes: attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors; quality of patient care; and education and training.

Today is World AIDS Day

Seven in 10 people at high risk for HIV who weren’t tested last year saw a healthcare provider during that year.

Today, Dec. 1, marks World AIDS Day, an annual event intended to highlight the success of worldwide efforts to combat HIV/AIDS, as well as the importance of continued support for these efforts, while remembering those whose lives were lost to the disease.

Events are scheduled around the globe, including here in San Diego, to mark the day.

Pioneering AIDS activist’s legacy lives on

Michaelle House in Vista, CA celebrates the 20th Anniversary of opening its doors.

SAN DIEGO, CA, August 24, 2017 - The year 2017 marks a significant milestone in the service to men and women affected by HIV/AIDS in San Diego County, as Michaelle House in Vista, CA celebrates the 20th Anniversary of opening its doors.

San Diego County supports PrEP in the fight against HIV

This survey will enable them to identify and evaluate any trends among a representative sample of county residents.

Global access to antiviral drugs for HIV-positive patients has increased considerably, yet approximately 7,000 new infections occur daily, 50,000 new infections weekly, and more than 2.7 million annually across the globe.

Mama's Day raises thousands to feed HIV/AIDS and cancer patients

An estimated 600 people attended the annual Mama's Day fundraiser.

On May 12, 2017 the Hyatt Regency La Jolla Aventine was the site of the 26th Annual Mama’s Day which raises funds for HIV/AIDS and cancer patients who get hot meals delivered to them through Mama’s Kitchen.

This year, the non-profit organization raised $178,900 for the cause and will be able to provide 56,794 households with meals.

The Center to present forum on PrEP

The San Diego LGBT Community Center's #BeTheGeneration program will host an interactive panel discussion about PrEP, the once-daily pill that prevents HIV infection, on Monday, March 20 from 6:30-8 pm.

Broadway's biggest shows fight AIDS with new holiday album

Cast of "Cats" sing holiday tune to help fight AIDS.

The annual music compilation of holiday tunes called “Broadway’s Carols for a Cure” brings celebrities from the Broadway stage into your home with an all-new selection of yuletide classics that help combat AIDS and other serious illnesses.