Health

Op-Ed: Obama’s Plan Will Lead to the Eradication of HIV in this Country with the Help of PrEP

The president’s newest HIV strategy focuses in part of increasing use of PrEP. Here’s why that’s a good thing. by Carl Sciortino for hivplusmag.com Recently, HBO aired the documentary Larry Kramer inLove and Anger, a chronicle of the iconoclastic AIDS activist, playwright, and author who co-founded Gay Men’s Health Crisis, the world’s first AIDS service organization, and later, […]

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Obama Voices Support for Africa LGBT Rights

Above: Workers finish installing a large billboard showing Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta, left, and President Barack Obama, right, in downtown Nairobi, Kenya. AP Photo/Ben Curtis Associated Press: WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama voiced strong support for gay rights in Africa on Thursday as he began a trip to the continent, bucking calls from some African leaders to keep his views […]

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Obama, Biden to Host Mental Health Conference

Posted by CNN Political Unit (CNN) – President Barack Obama kicked off the White House’s National Conference on Mental Health Monday by saying he hopes the event will elevate the conversation on mental health to a national level by “bringing mental illness out of the shadows.” “There should be no shame in discussing or seeking help […]

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White House Comes Out of Closet with Their Web Site Dedicated to LGBT Community

The White House Launches website naming the presidents achievements with the LGBT community and a bountiful amount of information and fact sheets on the most current topics pertaining to laws and politics for the LGBT. ADDITIONAL RESOURCES Stop Bullying Aids.gov Don’t Ask Don’t Tell http://www.whitehouse.gov/lgbt ENGAGING THE COMMUNITY President Obama is committed to working with […]