The new health care law helps ensure Americans have secure, stable, affordable health insurance. That’s good news for people living with HIV/AIDS and other health conditions.
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and others released a 3-year renewal of the cross-government Action Plan for the Prevention, Care, & Treatment of Viral Hepatitis on April 3.
Read Assistant Secretary for Health Howard Koh’s reflections in this blog post.
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HIV Vaccine Awareness Day (HVAD) is May 18th. This observance provides an opportunity to recognize and thank those who are working together to find a safe and effective preventive HIV vaccine. It is also a day to educate communities across the nation about the importance of preventive HIV vaccine research. Visit the HVAD page for ways to get involved »
The HIV Treatment Cascade estimates the proportion of PLWH engaged at various steps in the continuum of care from HIV diagnosis through viral suppression. Read more about this important tool:
The White House releases new NHAS report, Improving Outcomes: Accelerating Progress along the HIV Care Continuum. Read the report »
The White House releases December 2013 fact sheet on efforts to address the HIV epidemic, both domestically and globally.
The White House has launched the HIV Care Continuum Initiative to focus continued NHAS implementation efforts. Learn about the initiative »
HHS Releases Report on 2012 Progress Implementing the National HIV/AIDS Strategy. Learn More »
April is National Minority Health Month (NMHM). This year’s theme, “Prevention is Power: Taking Action for Health Equity”, emphasizes the role of prevention in reducing health disparities.
On April 16th at 12pm ET, experts from around the nation will have a conversation about the importance of prevention as a viable way to improve the nation’s health in a Twitter Relay. Join the conversation by using #NMHM14Relay .
Learn about how HIV is spread and how to protect yourself.
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See how the Dept. of Health and Human Services is engaged in the response to the epidemic.
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