CDC: Only 30% of Americans Carrying HIV Have Virus Under Control

CDC: Only 30% of Americans Carrying HIV Have Virus Under Control

According to a new study, a third of Americans infected with HIV have the potentially dangerous virus under control. The report published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention revealed just 3 in 10 US citizens diagnosed with HIV, which can be followed by AIDs, are keeping the virus under control with medication. Two-thirds […]

United States Lays Out Plan To Achieve World-Wide AIDS-Free Generation

United States Lays Out Plan To Achieve World-Wide AIDS-Free Generation

Hillary Clinton, when announcing the next stage of the U.S. decade-long global fight against AIDS said that advances in drug prevention and treatment strategies, had brought an end of the AIDS health epidemic within reach. Clinton declared that while the disease may be around in the future, the diseases that AIDS causes doesn’t have to […]

HIV – Highest Ever Diagnoses In Gay Men

HIV – Highest Ever Diagnoses In Gay Men

According to the Health Protection Agency (HPA), the number of bisexual and gay men diagnosed with HIV in the United Kingdom reached a record high in 2011. The HPA said there has been a “worrying” trend since 2007, with more new cases being added each year. Almost fifty-percent of the 6,280 people diagnosed in 2011 […]

HIV And AIDS Prevention Drugs Highly Effective

HIV And AIDS Prevention Drugs Highly Effective

World News, 23 November 2010 — First was the study of a vaginal gel on African women this summer that showed a 40% reduction in risk of acquiring HIV. A new study published today in the New England Journal of Medicine involving 2,500 men in four continents confirms the lowered risk of being infected by […]