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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

Young children and certain other people with the AIDS virus should be started on medicines as soon as they are diagnosed, the World Health Organization says in new guidelines that also recommend earlier treatment for adults.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

WHO: HIV Treatment Must Begin At Diagnosis To Stop Spread

Young children and certain other people with the AIDS virus should be started on medicines as soon as they are diagnosed, the World Health Organization says in new guidelines that also recommend earlier treatment for adults.

07/01/2013

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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

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)

Report: 14 Patients ‘Functionally Cured’ Of HIV

French researchers say they have discovered a “functional cure” for 14 patients infected with HIV.

03/15/2013

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Panel: Americans Aged 15 To 64 Should Get HIV Test At Least Once

There’s a new push to make testing for the AIDS virus as common as cholesterol checks.

11/20/2012

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Ala. Judge To Decide In Lawsuit Over HIV-Positive Inmates

It’s up to a federal judge in Montgomery to decide if the Alabama Department of Corrections can continue to isolate inmates who have tested positive for HIV even though the virus is no longer considered a death sentence.

11/19/2012

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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

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