Florida Targets Seven Counties, Including Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach, To Combat HIVMore than $490,000 is being doled out to seven Florida counties as part of a national effort to try to eradicate HIV and AIDS in the next 10 years.
Florida Man Knowingly Spread HIV, Sentenced To 10 YearsA Florida man who knowingly spread HIV to multiple people was sentenced to 10 years behind bars.
CDC Announces New HIV Initiative In MiamiAt ground zero for new HIV infections, Miami-Dade County is about to become the beginning of a new collaboration.
Miami-Dade County Launches First Ever Branded CondomMiami-Dade County is revealing a Miami-themed condom with hopes of getting people to have safe sex.
'Pharma Bro' Won't Stop Talking, Except To Jury In TrialThe man known as "Pharma Bro" is keeping up with his trolling on social media during his fraud trial - calling his case "bogus."
Potential Jurors Excused In 'Pharma Bro' Fraud Trial Several possible jurors were excused during the fraud trial of the man known as "Pharma Bro" after telling the judge the could not be impartial toward the former pharmaceutical CEO who raised the cost of a life-saving drug 5,000 percent.
‘Test And Treat’ A Strong New Option For New HIV PatientsPeople who test positive for HIV can now get treatment the same day. No more waiting, they take can take the first pill when diagnosed.
Busy Doctors Embrace Routine HIV TestingMore physicians are recommending an HIV test during a patient’s routine visit, but DOH-Broward and the CDC would like more to be on board.
Why Wait? People Can Start Taking HIV Medicine The Day They Are DiagnosedResearch shows starting HIV medication quickly can help lower the amount of virus in your blood, helping you, loved ones & the community.
Hitting The Beach To Educate About HIVThird Annual Beach Blitz is major HIV prevention & education effort, FDOH in Broward increased condom distribution & conducting HIV surveys
Lawmakers Target Sexually Transmitted DiseasesA House panel has approved expanding the legal definition of sexual intercourse as part of an effort to prevent the intentional transmission of HIV and other diseases.
HIV Activist Becomes Advocate For PrEPTruvada, a pre-exposure prophylaxis ("PrEP") lowers the risk of contracting HIV by blocking the virus from infecting the body.
State Supreme Court Defines Sexual Intercourse As Salt-n-Pepa sing "Let's Talk About Sex." It took two years and three dictionaries, but the Florida Supreme Court has finally defined the term "sexual intercourse."
Why Wait? People Can Start Taking HIV Medicine The Day They Are DiagnosedThe moment someone is diagnosed with HIV, it can feel like a clock starts ticking. Time’s wasting. So why waste time? Start taking medication right away.
PrEP – Preventing HIV With One Pill A DayNormally, you take medicine when you have an infection. But now you can take medicine to prevent an infection – specifically HIV.