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HIV Vaccine Efficacy Study begins in South Africa

HIV Vaccine Efficacy Study begins in South Africa

The first HIV vaccine efficacy study in seven years has begun in South Africa to test whether a modified vaccine candidate can...

Nov 28 2016, 10:17pm CST

Australian Scientists Closer to Creating HIV Vaccine

Australian Scientists Closer to Creating HIV Vaccine

Australian scientists have taken a step in the "right direction" to creating a vaccine for the deadly HIV virus.Researchers fr...

Nov 21 2016, 12:42am CST

USB Stick Can Accurately Test HIV

USB Stick Can Accurately Test HIV

Finally, an HIV test has been made possible by simply using a USB stick....

Nov 10 2016, 8:44am CST

Smoking Shortens Life of People With HIV More Than HIV Itself

Smoking Shortens Life of People With HIV More Than HIV Itself

It has been consistently shown that smoking while being HIV positive is even more hazardous than having the AIDS virus....

Nov 3 2016, 9:19am CDT

HIV Cure Found?

HIV Cure Found?

HIV/AIDS may have a solid cure that lies in the cards. This hope has been revived after the terminal disease ended in a British...

Oct 3 2016, 10:52am CDT

Vaginal Ring Protects Women Against HIV

Vaginal Ring Protects Women Against HIV

A vaginal ring has been shown to ward off HIV in females who use it on a regular basis....

Jul 19 2016, 8:22am CDT

Scientists have Discovered Origins of HIV

Scientists have Discovered Origins of HIV

Diseases are often disastrous, but they tend to come in for a while and then leave again. We've heard about everything from Mad...

Jun 20 2016, 10:52am CDT

Researchers identify potent antibodies against HIV

Researchers identify potent antibodies against HIV

New York, April 8 (IANS) Scientists have developed a structure-based vaccine design that can jumpstart an effective immune resp...

Apr 9 2016, 12:09am CDT

HIV can Develop Resistance to CRISPR/Cas9 Gene-Editing

HIV can Develop Resistance to CRISPR/Cas9 Gene-Editing

It has been found that the CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing technology is something that the HIV virus can ultimately become immune to....

Apr 8 2016, 9:09am CDT

Half of Black Gay Men Will Get HIVC

Half of Black Gay Men Will Get HIV: CDC

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, half of black men and at least a quarter of Hispanic gay and bisex...

Feb 24 2016, 11:43am CST

Johns Hopkins to Perform First Organ Transplant between Two HIV Patients

Johns Hopkins to Perform First Organ Transplant between Two HIV Patients

The Johns Hopkins Hospital has been billed to perform organ transplants between one HIV patient and another – the first of its...

Feb 11 2016, 8:55am CST

Prison wires

Longer Prison Sentences Raises Number of Sexual Partners, HIV Infections

A new study published in the journal Social Science and Medicine reveals that incarceration raises the number of people who inv...

Feb 10 2016, 12:18pm CST

Charlie Sheen Ex Had Unprotected Sex With Him Despite HIV

Charlie Sheen's Ex Had Unprotected Sex With Him Despite HIV

Amanda Bruce took the high road saying that she had unprotected sex with Charlie Sheen knowing his HIV positive diagnosis becau...

Nov 20 2015, 9:46pm CST

Charlie Sheen Gives Heat to Sexual Workers in HIV Confession

Charlie Sheen Gives Heat to Sexual Workers in HIV Confession

Charlie Sheen talks about how he is being cheated out of his money by the various ex-sexual partners he has had over the years...

Nov 18 2015, 11:59am CST

Charlie Sheen at Threat for Lawsuits for HIV Revelation

Charlie Sheen at Threat of Lawsuits for HIV Revelation

Charlie Sheen announced that he has HIV and now his former sexual partners are all probable candidates to file a lawsuit agains...

Nov 17 2015, 6:47am CST

FDA Approves Genvoya,  New Four-in-One Pill for HIV

FDA Approves Genvoya, New Four-in-One Pill for HIV

The all in one pill is a new version of the drug Tenofovir which reduces side effects of other HIV drugs....

Nov 7 2015, 6:22am CST

PrEP Prevents HIV

PrEP Prevents HIV, proves Study

It has been found that people on a PrEP regimen remain HIV-free....

Sep 4 2015, 6:03am CDT

Cuba Becomes First to End Mother-to-Baby HIV Transmission

Cuba Becomes First to End Mother-to-Baby HIV Transmission

WHO congratulated Cuba on making a successful treatment course which will prevent transmission of HIV and syphilis to babies du...

Jul 1 2015, 7:08am CDT

HIV can be Sugar Starved to Death

HIV can be Sugar Starved to Death

Researchers are seriously looking into starving the food supply of the AIDS virus. This is one of the latest methods being empl...

Jun 1 2015, 7:14am CDT

A Smartphone App can Test Your Blood for HIV

A Smartphone App can Test Your Blood for HIV

The recent appearance of a smartphone dongle for immunodeficiency analysis purposes is a miracle of modern medical technology....

Feb 5 2015, 8:21am CST

HIV Prevention Shot Tested

HIV Prevention Shot Tested

An HIV prevention shot may just have finally arrived for the salvation of those infected with the AIDS virus. But the only prob...

Mar 5 2014, 11:27am CST

HIV Prevention Shot Finally Arrived

HIV Prevention Shot Finally Arrived

An HIV prevention shot may just have finally arrived for the salvation of those infected with the AIDS virus. But the only prob...

Mar 5 2014, 8:49am CST

Two Men Cured of HIV by Bone Marrow Transplants

Two Men Cured of HIV by Bone Marrow Transplants

Recent developments on a cure for AIDS have been sparking hopes. Two men were cured of the disease by means of bone marrow tran...

Jul 3 2013, 10:08am CDT

HIV Cure is on Brink

HIV Cure is on Brink

Scientists have come so near to finding a cure for HIV that it seems soon the deadly disease will be a thing of the past. Furth...

May 2 2013, 7:30am CDT