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At AIDS Conference, Truvada Prevention Pill Stirs Excitement

  MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA — Participants in this year’s International AIDS Conference welcomed progress on a new pill that may prevent transmission of the deadly HIV...

Bone marrow ‘frees men of HIV drugs’

Two patients have been taken off their HIV drugs after bone-marrow transplants seemed to clear the virus from their bodies, doctors report. By James Gallagher One...

Israel to start PrEP for at risk people

Israel approves drug that prevents HIV infection The Health Ministry approved a preexposure prophylaxis (PrEP) program to prevent HIV transmission on Tuesday, making Israel one...

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...

Kenya Teens, LGBT Face Challenges Seeking HIV Care

By Lenny Ruvaga NAIROBI — On the occasion of World AIDS Day, certain groups at high risk for HIV and AIDS in Kenya remain marginalized...

A Triple Threat in the Fight Against AIDS

  By Tharanga Yakupitiyage UNITED NATIONS  - The exclusion of key regions, contexts and actors must be addressed in order to successfully and significantly reduce HIV...

Study Finds Why Drug For Type II Diabetes Makes People Fat

ATLANTA—Medication used to treat patients with type II diabetes activates sensors on brain cells that increase hunger, causing people taking this drug to gain...

Dark Chocolate Reaps Heart-Healthy Benefits

Researchers have known for some time that chocolate - especially dark chocolate - is good for the heart. Now, they know why. By Jessica Berman Besides tasting...

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...

A Fountain of Confidence

The San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) hosted the 2nd Annual Research to Practice Conference on March...