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People receive a free meningitis vaccine from Dr. Wayne Chen at the AIDS Healthcare Foundation pharmacy on April 15, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Officials: Meningitis Cases In HIV Positive Gay Men Under Investigation

New York City’s Health Department says it’s investigating three cases of meningitis that have developed in HIV-positive gay men over the last two weeks.

09/06/2014

People receive a free meningitis vaccine from Dr. Wayne Chen at the AIDS Healthcare Foundation pharmacy on April 15, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Officials Warn Of New Menigitis Outbreak Among HIV-Positive Gay Men

The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene on Friday was investigating a cluster of meningitis cases among HIV-positive gay men.

09/05/2014

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NJ Lawmakers Want Loophole Closed In Cases Involving Failure To Disclose HIV Infection

A retired Plainfield police captain was on trial in July for having sex with women and not telling them he’s HIV positive, but was acquitted after prosecutors were barred from obtaining medical records.

09/18/2013

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West Village Man Claims He Was Fired Because He’s HIV Positive

“He looked at me and he said, ‘Are you HIV positive?’ and I said, ‘Yes, and it’s okay, there’s nothing to be afraid of, there’s medication now, we can live a normal life,'” Jefferey Villacampa said. “That was the end of that conversation and shortly after I was fired without notice.”

06/19/2013

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City Health Officials Investigating Deadly Bacterial Meningitis Outbreak Among HIV-Positive Men

Officials said in the past month, at least one person has died and and another was hospitalized in critical condition from the outbreak.

09/27/2012