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Nation's Oldest AIDS Organization Launches Innovative Tool to Reach New Faces of HIV on World AIDS Day
Date:12/1/2009

Gay Men's Health Crisis Encourages People to 'Fight AIDS. Love Life.'

NEW YORK, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today on World AIDS Day, Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC) is reaffirming its commitment to continue helping diverse groups disproportionately affected by HIV and AIDS, including people struggling with crystal methamphetamine use. GMHC is announcing an innovative, interactive crystal methamphetamine resource, www.MyMethLife.org, which aims to curb the rampant spread of this disease in this underserved community. The organization is also launching a re-designed, easy-to-navigate Web site, www.GMHC.org, complete with new resources for people seeking HIV services such as testing, treatment, counseling, prevention education and other care.

Founded 27 years ago by New Yorkers responding to a mysterious disease, originally called Gay-related Immune Deficiency (GRID), GMHC along with the face of HIV and AIDS has changed. The disease is now on the rise among heterosexuals, women, African Americans, Latinos and men who have sex with men (MSM). Crystal methamphetamine use is also a contributing factor to the increasing rates of HIV.

"GMHC has evolved throughout the years to provide essential services and cutting-edge resources to meet the varying needs of diverse people living with, and affected by, HIV and AIDS," said Marjorie J. Hill, PhD, Chief Executive Officer, GMHC. "World AIDS Day is an important opportunity for us to reflect on how far we have come in the fight, while also continuing to encourage everyone directly or indirectly affected by the disease in New York City and around the world to help 'Fight AIDS. Love Life.'"

In addition to launching new HIV and AIDS resources, today in New York City, GMHC will be hosting a number of activities to commemorate people w
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