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Researchers Announce Possible Breakthrough in HIV Vaccine Research

Researchers yesterday announced that they have discovered antibodies in a 60-year-old HIV+ Massachusetts man that can bond to as much as 90 percent of...

McCollum urges FDA to change ban on gay organ donors

Rep. Betty McCollum is one of 60 members of Congress asking the Food and Drug Administration to re-evaluate the 5-year deferral on organ donations...

Remember HIV/AIDS Issues at Caucuses

All of us have heard by now that the number of new HIV infections over this past year have gone up.  A recent email...

Florida Doctor Using Risky Drug To Prevent Lesbian, “Uppity” Babies

A Florida pediatric endocrinologist (a doctor specializing in hormones) has been treating expectant mothers with a controversial steroid called dexamethasone in an attempt to...

Weekend Preview Plus – 2/17 through 3/5/2011

Muffins: I must admit to you that Jody Koenig completed my work (with some input of course) on last week's WPP.  I was therefore able...

Community forum to focus on HIV and the law

With news of an individual charged with allegedly spreading HIV in the media in recent weeks, the Minnesota AIDS Project is hosting a community...

MN: Lawsuit alleges gender identity discrimination by HealthPartners, Essentia

A mother in Ada, Minn., just north of the Fargo-Moorhead area, is suing HealthPartners and Essentia Health for violating Title VII, the Minnesota Human...

Books: Sex Sure Is Fun With This New, Illustrated Handbook

At its heart, Sex is Fun: Creative Ideas for Exciting Sex is exactly the kind of book one would give a bisexual younger sibling...

Rep. Ellison, African American community leaders meet to address HIV, disparities

Community organizations and elected leaders met on Monday to discuss the growing epidemic of HIV in the African American community in Minnesota, and lack...

White House to Host HIV Townhall in Minneapolis

What disease, in 2007, killed just under 39 times the number killed so far by the H1N1 "Swine Flu" virus, but has no national-level...