hiv

(Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

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

File photo of a doctor's syringe. (credit: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

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

(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

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

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

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

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,161 other followers