It was an old friend from his school days. She said some people were looking for him and wanted to talk. Reed, then 35, had recently been released from federal prison, after years of bouncing in and out of the criminal justice system. The program, called Operation Ceasefire , draws on data to identify people who are at the highest risk of shooting someone or being shot themselves. The idea is to try to prevent shootings not by flooding the streets with armed police, but by connecting people with resources and helping them build relationships. For more articles read aloud: download the Audm iPhone app.
HIV and Gay and Bisexual Men
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Download and Share This Infographic image icon. Source: CDC. But trends varied for different groups of gay and bisexual men. It is important for gay and bisexual men to know their HIV status so they can take medicine to treat HIV if they have the virus. Taking HIV medicine every day can make the viral load undetectable. People who get and keep an undetectable viral load or stay virally suppressed can live a long and healthy life.
The company had come to Los Angeles to dance in the Olympic Arts Festival , and my parents volunteered to host a post-performance dinner in our backyard. I recall about people — family friends, Olympic officials and maybe 25 dancers — eating curry is that right? No, this is about the ballerino — my word for him — I met and what he represented to a lonely gay kid in Southern California in , a kid who had never before met another gay person. Earlier that evening, I had seen the dancer turn, leap and smile onstage, expressing through the mute language of ballet who he was.
The Census Bureau asks Americans about subjects as varied as race, age, annual income and even their source of home heating. But there is one glaring demographic omission: The census does not ask people about their sexual orientation. As a result, there has long been a shroud of uncertainty around the geography of gay and lesbian Americans.