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23 min ago | The Baltimore Sun
Bells pealed and flags flew at half mast across the Netherlands on Wednesday on a day of grief tinged with anger ahead of the arrival of the first bodies of victims from a Malaysian airliner downed over Ukraine last week on a flight from Amsterdam.
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If prostitution were legal around the world, the transmission of HIV among female sex workers would go down by at least a third, according to a paper presented at the International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, Australia.
6 hrs ago | Windsor Beacon
Stigma and discrimination have always played a major role in the global AIDS epidemic, but they are getting renewed attention this year at the ongoing International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, Australia.
After her hit fantasy series "Dyesebel" ended its run last Friday, lead actress Anne Curtis is now taking a short break in Melbourne, Australia.
An anti-cancer drug can activate hidden HIV, a pilot study by HIV researchers has shown.
By now you have certainly heard of the luckiest man alive - the flying Dutchman who cheated death twice.
HIV has been undetectable for more than three years in the blood of two Australian bone-marrow recipients.
Median HIV viral load reduction more than doubled among participants with high anti-C5/gp41732-744 antibody levels who received therapeutic HIV vaccine candidate Vacc-4x in exploratory, ad hoc, subset analysis by St George's and Bionor Pharma Further analysis of a Phase II study of therapeutic HIV vaccine candidate Vacc-4x revealed a potential ... (more)
Drug users should be treated with compassion rather than criminalised, Sir Richard Branson has said, as he called for a rethink of current "repressive" policies on drugs.
The decriminalization of sex work could significantly decrease global HIV infections among female sex workers, leading to a reduction of at least a third in three countries examined by researchers, according to a new study.
Rodney Wayne was a butcher with two young children when he decided to retrain as a hairdresser.
MELBOURNE, Australia-Australia's securities regulator has censured Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC after the bank found some of its traders likely tried to influence the daily setting of the country's benchmark interbank lending rate.
The first new medication in half a century for the widespread treatment of tuberculosis has also shown the potential to cure drug-resistant TB.
A self-confessed 'player' who gave up sex for a year raised A 27,000 for charity - says he's now a changed man.
In a busy Mozambique clinic, a 25-year-old mother says she won't tell her estranged husband she has HIV for fear she will be blamed and beaten.
FIJI middleweight champion Opeti Tagi flew out of the country yesterday to prepare for the biggest fight of his life.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 02:27 pm
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