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HIV - AIDS

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  • Time to ease rule on blood donations from gay men

    A 1980s-era ban on blood donations by most gay men is out of step with current science, which has developed faster and more accurate tests for HIV-infected blood. An advisory panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, which is considering the blood...
  • HIV evolving to weaker form, study says

    Medical intervention and the natural course of evolution may be dealing a double blow to the human immunodeficiency virus, HIV-1, weakening its ability to replicate and to cause AIDS, according to a new study. The findings offer a kind of...
  • AIDS campaigners say pandemic has finally reached tipping point

    AIDS campaigners say pandemic has finally reached tipping point
    The world has finally reached "the beginning of the end" of the AIDS pandemic that has infected and killed millions in the past 30 years, according to a leading campaign group fighting HIV. The number of people newly infected with HIV over the last...
  • Andy Cohen's 'Shallow Year' revealed

    "When virtue and modesty enlighten her charms, the lustre of a beautiful woman is brighter than the stars of heaven, and the influence of her power it is in vain to resist," said Akenaton. SPEAKING OF the wife of Ralph Lauren, I should say that over...
  • On World AIDS Day In Hartford, Still Fighting The Stigma

    On World AIDS Day In Hartford, Still Fighting The Stigma
    HARTFORD — The names arose from clear voices and a few murmurs Monday in a third-floor office on Albany Avenue. Victor. Cecilia. Vivian Henry. Jose. Iris. Kevin Perry. For a minute and a half, in the stillness of the small Connections Wellness...
  • Check out wellness events to stay healthy

    Health/wellness Al-Anon: 12-step group open to families and friends coping with problem drinkers. Daytime and evening meetings at various locations. Free. 407-896-4929 or 407-265-7334. Alzheimer's & Dementia: Support groups for caregivers. 10 a.m....
  • World AIDS Day 2014: HIV, AIDS diagnoses, deaths dropping in L.A.

    World AIDS Day 2014: HIV, AIDS diagnoses, deaths dropping in L.A.
    On World AIDS Day, here's a quick overview of HIV/AIDS in Los Angeles County. According to the county Division of HIV and STD Programs, there were 47,148 people living with HIV in the county as of Dec. 31, 2013. Improved HIV treatment over the years has...
  • On World AIDS Day, Broward residents strive to end stigma of disease

    FORT LAUDERDALE Rosalind Osgood's father hid his AIDS diagnosis from his family and died alone in a health care facility several years ago. "He didn't want to put his family through the agony because he felt that the stigma was just too much for us to...
  • Newport News clinic holding HIV/AIDS awareness event on Monday, World AIDS Day

    Newport News clinic holding HIV/AIDS awareness event on Monday, World AIDS Day
    Only 30 percent of Americans with HIV have the virus under control, according to "Vital Signs," a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It reported that two-thirds of the 1.2 million living with HIV in 2011 had not...
  • Prince Harry reveals a secret as he campaigns on AIDS

    Prince Harry reveals a secret as he campaigns on AIDS
    Britain's Prince Harry revealed one of his biggest fears on Monday - public speaking - as he coaxed other celebrities to speak out about their secret anxieties as part of an online campaign to reduce stigma associated with HIV/AIDS. By revealing their...
  • AIDS awareness candlelight vigil honors those who died

    AIDS awareness candlelight vigil honors those who died
    Bill Moore was walking toward the end of the 50 or so people on a candlelight walk Sunday evening, the eve of World AIDS Day. He held the candle in his left hand in remembrance of his brother who died of AIDS in 1987. "He was always the cautious one....