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HIV Rates Up, Safe Sex Down

You wouldn't think that a 13% increase in the numbers of Minnesotans diagnosed with HIV from 2008 to 2009 would be good news, right?...

Older Gay Men and HIV: A Personal Story

Listen to a podcast with a man who is HIV positive and the personal struggles it has brought him.

HIV rates jump in Minnesota: A Search For Answers

Why? When it comes to this year's double-digit increase in HIV rates among Minnesotans, that's a simple question with a very complex answer.

HIV rates jump in 2009, close to matching worst of early AIDS crisis

Officials from the Minnesota Department of Health are comparing it to the "bad old days" of the early 1990's - rates of new HIV...

Rainy day fund needed to save the Sexual Violence Center?

Facing an enormous budget crunch brought on by the elimination of Minnesota's system of providing healthcare for the homeless and the poorest of the...

Losing the Sexual Violence Center Would Be “A Travesty” – OutFront

While OutFront provides similar services to the Sexual Violence Center, they say losing the SVC's services in Hennepin County would be "a travesty." Rebecca Wagonner-Kloek,...

Services for sexual violence survivors shrink in Hennepin County

Pawlenty's budget cuts and an economic recession are threatening LGBT-specific services for survivors of sexual violence, but advocates say they will work hard to...

Obama will lift HIV travel and immigration bans

While signing the Reauthorization of Ryan White CARE Act, an important safety net for people living with HIV, President Obama announced that the United...

Time’s Running Out for AIDS Patients Getting Help From the State

Earlier this year, Governor Tim Pawlenty used his unallotment power to balance the state's budget -- by eliminating funding for a host Minnesota's healthcare...

Minnesota HIV advocates talk federal policy

After almost three decades into the epidemic, the federal government is finally drafting a nation AIDS policy, and community leaders want you to know...