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HIV and HCV treatment info. Health care reform info. HELP-4-HEP (877-435-7443), since 1985.
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Project Inform 20 Feb 19
: According to the 60 percent of newly diagnosed cases of in the US among women in 2017 were African-American. Yet, African-American women's voices are notoriously absent from the national discourse on HIV.
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Project Inform 13 Feb 19
: Some candidates for Chicago mayor say they're open to the idea of overdose prevention sites, where people could consume drugs without fear of arrest or death.
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Project Inform 8 Feb 19
: The CDC reported more than 70 000 deaths from drug overdoses in 2017, including prescription and illicit opioids, representing a 6-fold increase since 1999. Innovative harm-reduction solutions are imperative"
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Project Inform 8 Feb 19
: "If we don't adequately promote prevention in black women, we risk seeing HIV infection boomerang in this population... We have got to stop the epidemic in men... But we cannot forget about... women."
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Project Inform 7 Feb 19
(more patient-centered care!): Sexual health is not only the absence of disease, but a holistic state of physical, emotional, mental and social well-being in relation to sexuality. That includes , w or w/o condoms.
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Project Inform 7 Feb 19
(ridiculous): Hepatitis C cannot be transmitted via spitting, and these felony charges must be dropped immediately. Criminalizing serves no public health purpose, and only serves to further stigmatize people living with it.
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Project Inform 6 Feb 19
Project Inform supports the work of Safehouse in their efforts to open an overdose prevention site, and we urge the federal government to allow local municipalities and states to come up with evidence-based, harm reduction solutions to local drug problems.
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Project Inform 6 Feb 19
: Overdose prevention programs are essential for both... preventing overdose deaths and or transmission, while also protecting the public from discarded syringes and other social order problems.
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Project Inform 5 Feb 19
: "At lower prices, more medication would be available for persons in prison, who are at highest risk for transmitting () to the broader community once released. Nominal pricing is a win-win situation..."
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Project Inform 4 Feb 19
: “A huge concentration of people who have it are [incarcerated], and if we don’t cure people in prison, then they’ll be released and it will make it more prevalent on the outside of prison...”
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Project Inform 2 Feb 19
Our old friend, Arnie Doyle, wrote a nice piece on drug pricing. "... shouldn’t the price of an older drug go down? Especially if a new drug that treats the same condition is approved?"
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Project Inform 1 Feb 19
A very worthy bill! Everyone deserves to be free from the fear of having to live without .
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Project Inform 25 Jan 19
Just as Project Inform fought to speed up the development of medications in the face of the Epidemic, so too are advocates today calling for innovative responses to the crisis.
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Project Inform 17 Jan 19
: More of this please! And maybe some training in syringe safety, overdose prevention and harm reduction Starbucks ?
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Project Inform 15 Jan 19
: Would be more likely to support Safe Consumption Sites if they were called Overdose Prevention Sites? Saving lives is worth further discussion.
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Project Inform 15 Jan 19
: Ambitious but achievable goal for zero new diagnoses in New Jersey by 2025
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Project Inform 14 Jan 19
: New new research may show why cancer grows faster and more aggressively in patients with .
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Project Inform 14 Jan 19
: "regardless (of) experiencing and living with a chronic disease, you still can experience healthy ageing.”
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Project Inform 11 Jan 19
: (new statement fr NIAID/NIH today) Officials discuss the scientific evidence, principles underlying U=U, or Undetectable = Untransmittable.
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Project Inform 10 Jan 19
: (new statement fr NIAID/NIH today) Officials discuss the scientific evidence, principles underlying U=U, or Undetectable = Untransmittable
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