Health Care

Catholic power dynamics highlighted in Colorado funding flap

The political tug-of-war waging within the U.S.

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Colorado county board renews decision to ban Plan B at health clinics

This story was originally published by The Colorado Independent.

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The crime of being positive

Mich.’s AIDS planning group trades transparency for protection of members’ HIV status

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LANSING, MICH.—The Michigan Department of Community Health has launched an investigation into whether its HIV/AIDS advisory body violated the state’s Open Meetings Act by requiring attendees to sig

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Maryland lawmaker cranks HIV-decriminalization gears with message bill

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*This article has been updated to reflect a correction.

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Mich. HIV data collection violates intent of statute, says lawmaker who helped create law



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Mich. health dept. denies media access to training on controversial HIV database* UPDATE

This article has been updated, below the original story, to reflect that The American Independent has been authorized to attend Wednesday's meeting.

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Not-so-confidential HIV testing

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Since 2003, the Michigan Department of Community Health has been secretly collecting the names, dates of birth, risk categories, and other demographic information of people submitting for confident

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Sequester could lead to massive cuts in HIV testing, treatment


The AIDS Drug Assistance Program is among the many federal programs that will take a hit if $85 billion in across-the-board spending cuts go through March 1, and those cuts could potentially lead t

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President’s AIDS council calls on feds to help states repeal HIV-criminalization laws

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The Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (PACHA) passed a resolution last week that calls for an end to federal and state HI

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