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File photo of acupuncture being administered to a patient. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Music Teacher Claiming To Be Healer Accused Of Infecting 16 With HIV

An unlicensed acupuncturist is facing charges after reportedly infecting 16 people with HIV through his illegal practice.

03/18/2013

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The Mo Ivory Show…A Day To Remember And Act On National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Within African American communities, HIV is far-reaching – affecting men and women, gay and straight, young and older alike. Young African American men – particularly gay and bisexual youth – are, by far, the most […]

WAOK-AM–02/07/2013

A new study finds that young couples often sexually engage their former relationship partners.  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Study: Sex Among Exes Common In Young Adults

Repeating sexual intercourse after a break-up process is common among young adults – and also poses health risks.

01/25/2013

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No More Waiting List For HIV/AIDS Drugs

ATLANTA (AP) — Low-income and uninsured Georgians who need assistance getting drugs to treat HIV and AIDS no longer need to wait on a list for help. The state has eliminated its waiting list two […]

WAOK-AM–08/26/2012

Dr. Jose Antonio Leon takes a blood sample for a quick HIV test, during an activity sponsored by the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) to celebrate the World Condom Day, in Mexico City, on Feb. 11, 2011. (credit: ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)

Researchers Find Mysterious New AIDS-Like Disease

Researchers have identified a mysterious new disease that has left scores of people in Asia and some in the United States with AIDS-like symptoms even though they are not infected with HIV.

08/25/2012

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Ga. Southern To Host Fall Conference On Rural HIV

Georgia Southern University is inviting health professionals from across the Southeast to its campus this fall for a training conference focused on HIV and AIDS in rural areas.

07/26/2012

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NAACP Develops Manual For Church Leaders

WASHINGTON (AP) — The NAACP has developed a manual to help the leaders of black churches to talk to their congregations about HIV and AIDS. It’s a recognition of the impact the disease has on […]

WAOK-AM–07/21/2012

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Too Much Truth Recap: National HIV Testing Day

Some of our friends from WellStar stopped by the studio to give us a much needed update on practicing safe sex and HIV/AIDS awareness. Click the audio links and view the gallery of today’s show! […]

WAOK-AM–06/27/2012

Cyeshna Pickens, 18, waits for an HIV test at a free mobile testing center in Los Angeles offered by the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) and the Magic Johnson Foundation to provide HIV testing and education in minority communities of Los Angeles. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

CDC Launches Pilot Program Of Free HIV Tests At Drugstores

Would you go to a drugstore to get tested for AIDS?

06/26/2012

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Creating Magic Twice

ESPN is premiering, “The Announcement” by Nelson George, following in the footsteps of other riveting sports related documentaries.  The film is about Earvin “Magic” Johnson and his announcement on November 7th, 1991 of his contraction of the HIV […]

WAOK-AM–03/11/2012

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