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Austrian Drag Queen Conchita Wurst Says She's HIV-Positive
Millennial Sex Survey Results Revealed
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Millennial Sex Survey Results Revealed

Austrian Drag Queen Conchita Wurst Says She's HIV-Positive

SKYN Condoms unveils today a new survey designed to analyze the behaviors, attitudes and preferences of sexually active millennials.

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Watch: Grindr Exec Apologizes for Sharing Users HIV Statuses, Explains More

Watch: Grindr Exec Apologizes for Sharing Users HIV Statuses, Explains More

| Apr 6
Grindr shared a video of its Vice President of Social Impact Jack Harrison-Quintana apologizing after the gay dating app shared users' HIV status with third-party companies.

Gains and Shortcomings in Omnibus Bill for Public Health

Gains and Shortcomings in Omnibus Bill for Public Health

| Apr 3
Five of the nation's leading organizations focused on ending the HIV, STD, and hepatitis epidemics applaud the restoration of critical funding for HIV and STDs and bolstering hepatitis programs.

AHF Blasts Grindr For Sharing User HIV Status

AHF Blasts Grindr For Sharing User HIV Status

| Apr 3
AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) harshly criticized the popular gay hookup app Grindr after Buzzfeed News reported that Grindr has been sharing its users' information -- including users' HIV status.

Report: Grindr is Sharing Users' HIV Status & Other Information with Companies

Report: Grindr is Sharing Users' HIV Status & Other Information with Companies

| Apr 2
A new report from BuzzFeed News says the gay hookup app Grindr is sharing its users HIV status with at least two other companies.

PrEPing for Pride

PrEPing for Pride

| By Jill Gleeson | Mar 31
With Pride season about get underway, EDGE takes a look at PrEP essentials and how to define safe sex practices for your summer of fun and frolic.

Hundreds Gather in D.C. for AIDSWatch Advocacy Event

Hundreds Gather in D.C. for AIDSWatch Advocacy Event

| Mar 26
More than 500 people living with HIV and their allies gathered in Washington, DC on Monday for the 25th annual AIDSWatch advocacy event.

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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