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Twins Born To Mother With HIV To Accept Award From AIDS Fund

The AidsFund will honor teenaged twins born at their 15th annual Black-Tie GayBINGO fundraiser later this week. The pair was born to an HIV-positive mother and spent their life volunteering for the cause.

04/03/2014

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Suing Over A Misdiagnosis

If you’ve been misdiagnosed, can you sue the doctor? Sometimes.

10/17/2013

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Researchers Find Success Using Facebook For HIV Education

This is very important, because what it suggests is that people can be instructed, through social media, to take steps that could impact their own health.

09/03/2013

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Philadelphia Hospital Honors Staff For Rapid HIV Testing Program

St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children has honored the doctors and staff members who have implemented a hospital-wide HIV testing program for patients.

07/13/2013

HIV Testing

Thursday is National HIV Testing Day. For more information, visit: hivtest.cdc.gov.

06/27/2013

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Dining Out For Life

The 23rd annual Dining Out for Life is Thursday!

04/25/2013

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Study: Majority Of New HIV Cases In Philadelphia Already Have AIDS

Disturbing new numbers released by the Centers for Disease Control show that a majority of Philadelphia’s new HIV cases already have full blown AIDS at the time of diagnosis.

03/08/2013

Left- bingo verifying diva Julie Fries and friend. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

AIDS Fund Philly Hosts 14th Annual Black-Tie GayBINGO

AIDS Fund Philly held its 14th Annual Black-Tie GayBINGO Friday night.

03/02/2013

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Thousands Turn Out For AIDS Walk Philly

The weather turned out to be perfect for the 26th annual AIDS Walk Philly, which attracted several thousand participants.

10/21/2012

Robb Reichard, executive director of AIDS Fund. (Credit: John McDevitt)

Organizers Asking For Help In Raising Fund, Awareness For HIV/AIDS

Organizers of the upcoming Aids-Walk-Philly event are asking for your support in raising funds and awareness for HIV/AIDS.

09/22/2012

Settlement Reached In HIV Discrimination Case Involving Delaware County Teen

A settlement has been reached in a nearly year-long discrimination case between an HIV-positive Delaware County boy and the Milton Hershey School in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

09/12/2012

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FIGHT Philadelphia To Hold AIDS Education Summit At End Of June

June marks the 18th annual AIDS Education Month for Philadelphia FIGHT, a local HIV and AIDS advocacy organization.

06/02/2012

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Until There’s A Cure

It sounds glamorous to find a cure for cancer but, in the meantime, the more we can control various forms of cancer the better.

05/02/2012

Bebashi Executive Director Gary Bell. (Credit: Bebashi)

HIV/AIDS Charity Kicks Off Facebook Campaign To Replenish Pantry

With over 19,000 infected people in the Philadelphia area, the city’s HIV rate is five times the national average and the highest north of Washington DC.

04/30/2012

Kevin Burns, executive director of ActionAIDS. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

22nd Annual Dining Out For Life Is This Thursday

Dining Out For Life takes place this Thursday at participating restaurants.

04/23/2012

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