Category: Health

Lesbian and Bisexual Women Cancer Survivors: Be A Rainbow Survivor Buddy

Lesbian and Bisexual Women Cancer Survivors: Be A Rainbow Survivor Buddy

Lesbian and bisexual women have greater risks for breast and gynecological cancers than heterosexual women. Additionally, gay women have higher risk factors for lung cancer than heterosexual females; as well as high risk factors...

Sept. 27 is Gay Men HIV Awareness Day; MOCHA offers information

Sept. 27 is Gay Men HIV Awareness Day; MOCHA offers information

Learn more about being safe! The MOCHA Center, 189 N. Water St., will provide information on Sept. 27 from 4-7 p.m. An HIV and Oral Health presentation will be given by Carletta Carter of...

Alliance Signs Letter to Urge For Trans Health Insurance Approval

Alliance Signs Letter to Urge For Trans Health Insurance Approval

The Alliance has signed on to a letter, with over 100 other LGBTQ groups, advocates, medical providers, and public health institutions, directed to Medicaid Director Jason Helgerson and Deputy Superintendent for Health Troy Oechsner...

When is there zero risk of transmitting HIV?

When is there zero risk of transmitting HIV?

According to Desiree Guerrero on The Advocate: Over the past year, hundreds have joined the growing list of health experts and organizations around the world to endorse the Undetectable Equals Untransmittable Consensus Statement. The...

Grant supports trans leadership in fight against HIV

Grant supports trans leadership in fight against HIV

Through the generous support of Janssen Therapeutics, eight organizations in six states, DC and Puerto Rico were awarded AIDS United’s first-ever demonstration grants to increase transgender leadership within organizations, in community planning bodies and...