A new genetic study confirms theories that the global epidemic of HIV and AIDS started in New York around 1970, and it also clears the name of a gay flight attendant long vilified as being "Patient Zero."
Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund (TLDEF) has filed a friend of the court brief with the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit in support of a Minnesota mother fighting for health coverage for her teenage transgender son.
Yesterday, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of America’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organisation, joined with the Treatment Action Group (TAG) and the Fair Pricing Coalition (FPC) in launching #FairDrugPricesNow, a public education and outreach campaign to mobilise LGBTQ people and their allies to address the alarming rise of prescription drug prices in the United States.
On Thursday, September 29, Callen-Lorde Community Health Center will host Transcendence, the organisation’s annual celebration of trans and gender non-conforming communities in support of Callen-Lorde’s pioneering Transgender Health Program.
Last month, at the Adult Novelty Manufacturers Expo in Burbank, CA, adult entertainment icon and LGBTQ rights activist Buck Angel and Florida-based men’s sexual health products company Perfect Fit Brand unveiled the Buck-Off™, the first ever sex toy created specifically for FTM (Female-To-Male) trans men.
The Human Rights Campaign, America’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organisation, welcomed Secretary Hillary Clinton’s announcement today detailing the plan she would embark on as president to end the HIV and AIDS epidemic in the U. S. and around the world. Her blueprint includes enhancing the National HIV/AIDS Strategy, convening working groups to develop aggressive actions to combat the spread of HIV, and launching a campaign to combat stigma and discrimination against people living with HIV.
Callen-Lorde Community Health Center announces the opening of its newest facility, Callen-Lorde Bronx. Callen-Lorde Bronx provides primary care, HIV care, transgender care and hormone therapy, lesbian and bisexual women’s health care, young adult care, sexual health care, and short-term mental health services. Patients also have access to a convenient on-site pharmacy.
Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of America's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organisation, in partnership with Walgreens, released a resource guide that helps pharmacists better understand the needs of LGBTQ customers and patients.
Callen-Lorde Community Health Center warns of potential public health risk for transgender women and transfeminine people due to a U.S nationwide shortage of some generic and brand name injectable oestrogen. Makers of the drugs have reported manufacturing delays in getting the medications to the market.
The Human Rights Campaign Foundation, the educational arm of America’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organisation, hailed the groundbreaking results of the recently-released PARTNER study finding no linked cases of HIV transmission between people living with HIV undergoing successful antiretroviral therapy (ART) and their HIV-negative partners.