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  1. AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod, Inc. v. Town of Barnstable, Civil Action No. BACV2015-00586 (2015).

    The Barnstable County Superior Court of Massachusetts granted a preliminary injunction preventing enforcement of a cease and desist order against a needle distribution program of the AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod, Inc. (ASGCC). The program distributes cl ...

    admin - 7/21/2019 3:58pm

  2. New York State Youth Sexual Health Plan, AIDS Institute, New York Department of Health (2016)

    This strategic plan from the New York State AIDS Institute presents data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s 2013 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (“YRBS”) about New York youth’s sexual health behaviors and risks, and it provides ...

    admin - 9/29/2019 11:41am

  3. Global AIDS Update 2016, UNAIDS (2016)

    This report combines data from 160 countries to analyze the progress made and progress needed to meet UNAIDS’ goal of ending the AIDS epidemic by 2030. In terms of progress, in the last two years the number of people living with HIV on antiretroviral trea ...

    admin - 6/14/2017 3:56pm

  4. Effect of Removal of Planned Parenthood from the Texas Women’s Health Program, Amanda J. Stevenson, M.A. et al., The New England Journal of Medicine (2016)

    Texas excluded Planned Parenthood affiliates from the state-funded replacement for a Medicaid fee-for-service program, effective in 2013. This study assessed rates of contraceptive-method provision, method continuation through the program, and childbirth ...

    admin - 8/8/2016 11:06am

  5. Cost-Effectiveness of HIV Preexposure Prophylaxis for People Who Inject Drugs in the United States, Cora L. Bernard, MS et al., Annals of Internal Medicine (2016)

    Many trials have shown daily oral preexposure prophylaxis (PrEP) can prevent HIV transmission. PrEP treatment is expensive, however, costing $10,000 annually even without regular HIV screening and adverse effects assessment recommended by the CDC. This em ...

    admin - 7/14/2016 10:56am

  6. Guttmacher Institute, Minors’ Access to Contraceptive Services, State Policies in Brief (2016)

    This report summarizes minors’ authority to consent to contraceptive services in the United States without their parent(s)’ consent. Twenty-one states and the District of Columbia allow minors to consent to contraceptive services without restrictions. Twe ...

    admin - 6/14/2016 3:45pm

  7. LGBTQ People and Syringe Services Programs, National LGBTQ Task Force (2016)

    This report by the National LGBTQ Task Force summarizes an implementation guidance, dated March 29, 2016, from the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), explaining how syringe services programs can use federal funds, which may have ...

    admin - 6/14/2016 3:44pm

  8. Changes in Adolescents’ Receipt of Sex Education, 2006-2013, Laura Duberstein Lindberg, et al, Journal of Adolescent Health (2016)

    Following studies in the 1990s and early 2000s which found serious gaps in the sex education of minors, national public health organizations called for increased sex education from schools and parents. This article analyzes changes made in sex education f ...

    admin - 6/14/2016 3:42pm