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‘Shameless’ Gilead Hikes Key AIDS Drug Pricing 6.9% Despite Recent Patent Expiration

As of January 2018, Gilead has raised the price of its HIV/AIDS treatments Truvada, Genvoya and Descovy 6.9%, despite the fact that the patent for tenofovir, a key component of all three treatments, expired in…
1-08-18

LA Blade: AHF highlights ‘social justice’ in Rose Parade (VIDEO)

January 2, 2018 by Karen Ocamb The theme of New Year Day’s 129th Rose Parade was “making a difference,” reminding the US and international audience that “there is kindness in humankind,” as Lance Tibbett, president of…
1-02-18

Picketers Denounce U.S. Rep. Scott Peters for Sponsoring Bill to Gut Drug Discounts

On the Friday before Christmas with little public notice or input, Congressman Scott Peters (D-CA, 52nd District)—who has taken more than $100,000 in contributions from the drug and biotech industries while in Congress—introduced H.R. 4710,…
12-28-17

Conferences to Conquer Co-infection

Brazil has endured major political and economic instability over the past three years, which has taken its toll on all sectors—including public health. But for vulnerable populations that need increased representation, events like the 11th…
12-28-17

Argentina Fights HIV with Law and LOVE

Check out all the activities AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) Argentina had going on the past few months!   Cordoba Pride Parade During the 9th Pride and Diversity Parade on Nov.11, participants marched eight blocks to…
12-28-17