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HIV and the LGBTQ Community *This section was created as a collaboration between GLAAD and Prevention Access Campaign 2021 marked the 40-year anniversary of the first cases of AIDS being formally diagnosed and recognized. GLAAD was created on November 14, 1985, by journalists and writers determined to hold the media accountable for grossly defamatory and […]

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Measuring American attitudes toward HIV and the impact stigma has on people living with HIV

The HIV epidemic won’t end until we tackle the effects of stigma. We partnered with Gilead Sciences and Southern AIDS Coalition to better understand how much stigma still exists and its impact on those living with HIV. Despite making […]

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GLAAD’s State of HIV Stigma Report found less than half of Americans feel knowledgeable about HIV GLAAD research found only one character in one film out of 350 films studied was living with HIV GLAAD’s research revealed characters on TV portrayed as living with HIV will not return New York, New York – Friday, […]

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[…] from Sarah Kate Ellis This is the fourth year that GLAAD, in partnership with the Gilead COMPASS Initiative®, is releasing data tracking Americans’ knowledge and attitudes around HIV and HIV stigma. We have noted continued progress in important areas including awareness that medications exist to prevent HIV and treat HIV to the point of […]

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On Monday, GLAAD announced the findings of the State of HIV Stigma Study, a national survey among U.S. adults conducted by research firm Cint. The survey, funded by Gilead Sciences, Inc., measures American attitudes toward HIV/AIDS and people living with HIV. Yahoo Life broke news of the findings this morning. For the full study, click […]

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