HIV

HIV
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 23, 2019 - 6:48 pm
HIV diagnoses in the city have hit record lows, showing a disease that once ravaged New York’s gay community is now increasingly rare.
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PrEP Pill
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Associated Press
November 22, 2019 - 7:05 pm
Health officials say the number of people newly diagnosed with HIV in New York City has fallen below 2,000 for the first time since the city started keeping records in 2001.
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Andrew Cuomo
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 24, 2019 - 7:10 pm
A newly approved law will require New York to provide inmates with information on HIV prevention when they are discharged from a prison.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
New York Governors Office
Associated Press
October 03, 2019 - 11:35 am
The governor announced Wednesday that the state saw 2,481 new HIV diagnoses last year — a 28% drop from 2014.
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Trump state of the union
Xinhua/Liu Jie
February 05, 2019 - 10:59 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is launching a campaign to end the HIV epidemic in the United States by 2030, targeting areas where new infections happen and getting highly effective drugs to people at risk. Briefing reporters ahead of Trump's State of the Union speech, Health and Human...
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World AIDS Day
WCBS 880
December 02, 2018 - 1:03 pm
New York and the world observed World AIDS Day on Saturday, and for many it was a bittersweet day – one of solemnness and hope.
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