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A new national resource strives to educate gay, bi and queer men about rising rates of Hepatitis C being transmitted through sex. It offers a complete look at how Hep C is passed on and how to reduce the risk of transmission.
Gilead, the manufacterer of Truvada, has applied to Health Canada for approval to use the drug for PrEP.
Study released by St. Michael's hospital suggests almost 90 per cent of Ontarians with HIV know their status
Increasing access to methadone treatment through primary-care doctors and pharmacies significantly cuts the spread of HIV, according to research involving Vancouver residents addicted to opioids.
And what we, along with other groups, are doing to change that.
A new national HIV awareness campaign begins with an assumption: it is common for a person living with HIV to feel isolated. It ends with a bold assertion: this does not have to be the case.
A SFU researcher is receiving a $6.5 million grant for his study on HIV rates among men who have sex with men. Robert Hogg says HIV rates in that vulnerable population have remained the same while other groups in BC have seen a marked decrease in infections.
New campaign aims to raise awareness and funds in lead up to September 13 Scotiabank AIDS Walk for Life Torono
World Health Day marks a time to reflect on the many public health challenges to be addressed around the globe, such as the 35 million people living with HIV and AIDS. It's also a call to address such issues closer to home. In Canada, we can lead the way forward towards ending the HIV/AIDS epidemic, but a federal level commitment is sorely lacking.