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HOPES Groundbreaking Coverage

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We had a lot of great people and organizations at the groundbreaking for the new wellness center. Mayor Hillary Schieve gave a great speech along with Stacie Mathewson, who donated $1.9 million to HOPES for the new building. Also Mary Skau from Senator Harry Reid’s office, Katie Pace from Senator…

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Stacie Mathewson Donates $1.9 Million to HOPES

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Northern Nevada HOPES will receive a donation of $1.9 million from Stacie Mathewson to go toward the construction of its new community health center in downtown Reno. In recognition of this generous gift from donor Stacie Mathewson, HOPES will name its new Wellness Center, “The Stacie Mathewson Community Wellness Center.”…

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Insurance Open Enrollment FAQ

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The Open Enrollment Period started November 15, 2014, which means it’s time to shop for the healthcare insurance you will have for 2015. Last year, Nevada had a rough rollout of its first Health Insurance Marketplace (also known as the healthcare exchange). But with Healthcare.gov now backing the Nevada’s healthcare…

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HOPES’ World AIDS Day Art Exhibition

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We’re inviting local artists to participate in Northern Nevada HOPES’ World AIDS Day Exhibit of Art on December 1 from 5pm – 8pm at Mckinley Arts & Culture Center, 925 Riverside Dr in Reno. The art show and silent auction is designed to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS and show off the…

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Sovaldi: a cure and controversy

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The new hepatitis C cure, Sovaldi, is a huge breakthrough in fighting the liver-destroying disease. It has made a big splash for those fighting the hepatitis C virus (HCV), not only for its high cure rate and low side effects, but the pill’s high cost has also raised controversy. Hepatitis…

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AIDS 2014 conference wrap up

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The AIDS 2014 conference in Melbourne, Australia ended today. Dr. Carl Dieffenbach from the National Institutes of Health provided a final wrap up of the weeklong convention: Dr. Dieffenback reflected on the theme of the conference “stepping up the pace” as HIV/AIDS researches focused on preventative efforts to stop the…

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