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LGB Older Adults Suffer More Chronic Health Conditions Than Heterosexuals

SEATTLE - In general, lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) older adults were found to be in poorer health than heterosexuals, specifically in terms of...

Comer Saludable Durante las Fiestas

On average, there is a crisis in men’s health because of poor health habits, lack of health insurance, failure to seek medical attention, and...

USC, Black AIDS Institute and Full Frequency Media address HIV/AIDS...

LOS ANGELES - In commemoration of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (February 7, 2018), the University of Southern California – Black Alumni Association and...

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,...

Mobile Health Apps to Become First Line of Defense in Outbreaks

UGANDA — When it comes to fighting viral outbreaks - or even stopping water shortages - healthcare applications which integrate real-time analytics, data centers...

Latin America & the Caribbean Edging Towards Eliminating Tuberculosis

WASHINGTON DC, - Known as El Libertador throughout the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region, Simón Bolívar was central to the battle for independence from...

HIV Superinfections Appear Common

By Joe DeCapua They’re called HIV “superinfections” and a study indicates they’re much more common than first thought. Researchers say this raises concerns about possible...

A New-Generation Exoskeleton Helps the Paralyzed to Walk

Until recently, being paralyzed from the waist down meant using a wheelchair to get around. And although daily life is more accessible to wheelchair...

Ebola crisis: Liberian troops impose slum quarantine

Security forces in Liberia's capital have deployed to enforce a quarantine in a large slum area in Monrovia in order to contain the spread of Ebola. The isolation of West Point and a countrywide night-time curfew are the latest anti-Ebola measures to be ordered by the president.

Mentoring Program in Johannesburg to Empower Women Leaders Fighting HIV/AIDS

JOHANNESBURG -- Vital Voices Global Partnership and Bank of America today launched a weeklong initiative in Johannesburg, South Africa, connecting women leaders from sub-Saharan...