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Hospital Replaces Leadership After Blood Transfusion Mistake

U.S. Cancer Death Rate Hits Milestone: 25 Years of Decline

A Houston hospital has removed its president and several other leaders following an unusually high number of patient deaths, including a recent case in which a patient died after r...

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Hospital Replaces Leadership After Blood Transfusion Mistake

Hospital Replaces Leadership After Blood Transfusion Mistake

| Jan 15
A Houston hospital has removed its president and several other leaders following an unusually high number of patient deaths, including a recent case in which a patient died after receiving a transfusion of the wrong blood type.

Mutual of Omaha Changes PrEP Policy for Insurance Applicants

Mutual of Omaha Changes PrEP Policy for Insurance Applicants

| Jan 10
One of the country's largest insurance providers has agreed to stop denying all forms of insurance, including life and long-term care insurance, to Massachusetts residents using the HIV prevention medication Truvada.

Watch: Why Can't Gay Men Donate Blood?

Watch: Why Can't Gay Men Donate Blood?

| Jan 7
A look into the deferral that bans sexually active gay men from donating blood in the U.S.

Medicare Drug Plan's 'Protected Classes' Could Limit HIV Drug Coverage

Medicare Drug Plan's 'Protected Classes' Could Limit HIV Drug Coverage

| Jan 2
The American Academy of HIV Medicine came out in strong opposition to portions of a proposed rule that would change the way HIV drugs are covered under the Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit.

In Possible Step Toward AIDS Cure, Researchers ID, Destroy Infected HIV 'Reservoir' Cells

In Possible Step Toward AIDS Cure, Researchers ID, Destroy Infected HIV 'Reservoir' Cells

| By Kilian Melloy | Dec 26
In a new paper, researchers say they have identified how to destroy cells that act as a "reservoir" for HIV. Their work could one day pave the way to a cure for AIDS.

More than 3,000 Patients Possibly Exposed to HIV, Hepatitis

More than 3,000 Patients Possibly Exposed to HIV, Hepatitis

| Dec 26
The New Jersey Department of Health says more than 3,000 patients at a surgery center may have been exposed to HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C.

Trump Administration Cuts HIV Research Funding

Trump Administration Cuts HIV Research Funding

| Dec 21
The National Institute of Health will no longer financially support a research lab in California working to move us closer to an HIV cure or vaccine.

States Innovate to Expand PrEP Availability and Uptake

States Innovate to Expand PrEP Availability and Uptake

| Dec 13
Recent analyses clearly illustrate the need for more and innovative approaches to improve awareness, access, and adherence to this powerful HIV prevention tool. Several states have already undertaken such efforts.

5 Tips for a Healthy Holiday Season

5 Tips for a Healthy Holiday Season

| Dec 12
For those living with HIV or associated autoimmune diseases, a season marked by decadent meals and running around visiting family and friends can make getting through each day a physical and mental challenge

PrEP Access for Only $30? It's Possible Thanks to Nurx

PrEP Access for Only $30? It's Possible Thanks to Nurx

| Dec 3
Nurx is the only company that allows you to consult with medical providers to determine if PrEP is right for you, complete necessary lab work, receive and fill prescriptions, and have PrEP delivered straight to your door — all without leaving your home.

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