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Higher HIV Rates for Black Women

HIV Rates for Black Women in Parts of the US Much Higher than Previously Estimated RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.- Study results released today indicate...

LSD ‘helps alcoholics to give up drinking’

One dose of the hallucinogenic drug LSD could help alcoholics give up drinking, according to an analysis of studies performed in the 1960s. A study,...

HIV Experts Propose New Pathway for Conducting Phase 3 Drug Trials

New Approach Intended to Remove Barriers to Innovation in Drug Development WASHINGTON -  As the war on HIV/AIDS begins its fourth decade, medical researchers,...

The Elton John AIDS Foundation Announces Grant Awards

Over $3.2 Million in Awards Address the Needs of Under-served Populations NEW YORK - The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) announced over $3.2 million in...

First Specimen Collection Training Curriculum in Sub-Saharan Africa

Launches at Kenyan Medical Training College NAIROBI, Kenya - BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) a leading global medical technology company, and the U.S. President's Emergency Plan...

Cuban: Gay men are most affected by AIDS

Unprotected sexual intercourse is the predominant mode of transmission of HIV / AIDS in Cuba despite the work being done in prevention campaigns. Specifically,...

Ending Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV by End of 2015

South African Business Leaders and High Ranking Government Officials Meet with Six US Senators to Discuss CAPE TOWN, South Africa - A newly formed entity,...

Men can inherit a form of heart disease from father via...

By Michelle Roberts Men can inherit heart disease from their father say scientists who have tracked the condition to the Y chromosome that dads pass...

AIDS Group backs LA Porn Condom Law

Actors making pornographic movies in Los Angeles will be required to use condoms while filming, under a new law signed by the city mayor. The...

Sugar tax needed, say US experts

By Helen Briggs Sugar is as damaging and addictive as alcohol or tobacco and should be regulated, claim US health experts. According to a University of...