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The number of people living with HIV worldwide has remained virtually unchanged in the past two years and AIDS-related deaths are at their lowest since peaking almost a decade ago, according to a report from the United Nations AIDS agency released Wednesday.  (JOSEP LAGO/AFP/Getty Images)

UN Report: Number Of HIV Cases Remains At 35 Million

The number of people living with HIV worldwide has remained virtually unchanged in the past two years and AIDS-related deaths are at their lowest since peaking almost a decade ago, according to a report from the United Nations AIDS agency released Wednesday.

07/16/2014

The number of people living with HIV worldwide has remained virtually unchanged in the past two years and AIDS-related deaths are at their lowest since peaking almost a decade ago, according to a report from the United Nations AIDS agency released Wednesday.  (JOSEP LAGO/AFP/Getty Images)

Girl Hoped To Have Been Cured Of HIV Suffers Relapse

Setback to hopes that powerful drugs might reverse HIV infection.

07/11/2014

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College Reaches Settlement With Student Who Accused School Of Discriminating

ATLANTA (AP) — A metro Atlanta college has reached a settlement with a former student who accused the school of discriminating against her because she’s HIV positive. Officials from the U.S. Attorney’s office said Tuesday […]

06/10/2014

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Soy Sauce May Hold Secret Ingredient In Treatment Of HIV/AIDS

Virologists recently confirmed a 2001 finding that a flavor-enhancing molecule in the sauce could potentially be used to treat HIV.

05/09/2014

The baby recession may be at an end: After a five-year span in which the number of children born in the United States dropped each year, 2013 saw a minute increase.  (Getty)

Study: Circumcision Rates Declining Among US Males

Fewer male infants in the U.S. are being circumcised, and new research finds that nearly half of all uncircumcised males will contract a medical ailment related to their foreskin.

04/03/2014

Doctors say the baby was treated within hours of being born and months later showed signs the HIV had cleared its body. (Getty Images)

Doctors: 2nd Baby Born With HIV Offers Hope Of A Cure For AIDS

Treatment delivered hours after birth put her infection into remission.

03/07/2014

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Study: New Experimental Drug Shot Every 1 To 3 Months Could Cut Risk Of Getting HIV

Exciting research suggests that a shot every one to three months may someday give an alternative to the daily pills that some people take now to cut their risk of getting HIV.

03/04/2014

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Study: Mental Health Patients Up To 4 Times More Likely To Contract HIV

A new study has fond that mental health patients are up to four times more likely to contract HIV than the general population.

02/20/2014

Prosecutors say Craig Davis did not disclose to a sexual partner that he had been diagnosed as HIV positive. (Getty Images)

Georgia Man Convicted For Not Disclosing His HIV Status

Prosecutors say Craig Davis failed to tell a sexual partner he had been diagnosed as HIV-positive.

01/22/2014

New research finds that the pool of people with HIV silently lingering in their body may be up to 60 times larger than previous estimates. credit: ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Reservoir Of Hidden HIV Possibly 60 Times Greater Than Previous Estimates

New research finds that the pool of people with HIV silently lingering in their body may be up to 60 times larger than previous estimates.

10/27/2013

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