New Pill Offers Hope Of Preventing HIV Among Young People On Long Island, QueensA new drug therapy program on Long Island is underway in hopes of decreasing the spread of HIV among young people.
Cuomo: NY To Dedicate $200M More In Fight Against HIV/AIDSThe new funding is on top of $2.5 billion New York is already spending to encourage testing and prevention and support for those living with the disease.
Tens Of Thousands Walk To Raise Money For AIDS FightThe 30th annual AIDS Walk New York is raising money for GMHC (formerly Gay Men's Health Crisis) and more than 40 other area AIDS service organizations.
Gov. Cuomo Unveils Blueprint Aimed To Reduce Spread Of AIDSGov. Andrew Cuomo visited the LGBT center on W. 13th Street Wednesday to unveil a blueprint that is intended to end the AIDS epidemic.
NY Blueprint Lists Steps To End AIDS ScourgeThe plan, requested last year by Gov. Andrew Cuomo and developed by a task force of 63 stakeholders, would expand steps that have already reduced deaths and newly diagnosed infections statewide to fractions of what they once were.
HIV Cases Hit All-Time Low In NYCThe city's Department of Health released the good news on Monday -- World AIDS Day.
Gov. Cuomo Unveils Plan To Combat HIV, AIDSCurrently, about 3,000 people in New York are diagnosed with HIV every year. State officials said Cuomo's plan could cut that to 750 by 2020.
Tens Of Thousands Participate In AIDS Walk New YorkAs more than 30,000 people walked through Central Park on Sunday in support of those living with HIV and AIDS, organizers said the demise of the AIDS epidemic is within reach.
Researchers Make Breakthrough In Effort To Cure AIDS Using Gene TherapyScientists have genetically engineered white blood cells to make them immune to the AIDS virus. Researchers say it seems safe and promising.
Terminated PR Executive Apologizes For Tweet Making Light Of AIDS In AfricaA New York public relations executive has issued a lengthy apology, after she lost her job for a tweet that made light of AIDS in Africa and race.
Health Organizations Offer Free HIV/AIDS TestingFor the month of December the Long Island Association for AIDS Care, along with other health care organizations, will offer free confidential AIDS and HIV testing.
Activists Gather In Times Square For World AIDS DayA throng of activists rallied in Times Square Sunday to commemorate the 25th World AIDS Day.
Queens Man To Make 4th Attempt To Row Across AtlanticA Queens man said this weekend that he will once again attempt to row across the Atlantic Ocean, in an effort to raise awareness about HIV and AIDS.
NJ Lawmakers Want Loophole Closed In Cases Involving Failure To Disclose HIV InfectionA 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.
Singer Alicia Keys Promotes HIV Awareness At Harlem HospitalWhile the message remains the same - get tested and use protection to help fight the spread of HIV - Keys said it's important to keep promoting that message.