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Three years after his midtown Manhattan employer abruptly fired him, a jury awarded Antonio Munoz more than $500,000 for being discriminated against due to his HIV status.
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In 2011, the total was 766, which ranked the disease at number nine on the list of top causes of death in the city.
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The risk of heart attack for men with HIV appears to be dropping, at least in one specific, medically insured population, while for HIV-positive women the risk of cardiovascular disease remains high, aidsmap reports.
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The HIV Foundation Queensland played host to a national workshop on the weekend to further the message of early HIV treatment as a means of preventing transmission.
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PARAMOUNT Chief Chivi and his headmen have pledged to undergo a public voluntary HIV testing along with their spouses to help encourage communities under his territory to follow suit.
The percentage of HIV positive babies born in Ghana now stands at nine per cent down from 30 per cent with a further push towards five per cent.
Actress/comedienne Sandra Bernhard will headline the 28th annual Night of A Thousand Gowns gala on March 29th, at the Marriott Marquis hotel on Times Square, along with performers Martha Reeves from the Vandellas, international recording artist, Kelly King , 80's girl group Expos and the cast of Broadway's Pippin.
A seven year $9.8 million grant from the NIH's National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases was awarded to four Seattle institutions and The Rockefeller University to fund HIV-1 vaccine research.
According to CDC , African Americans are more affected by HIV in the United States than other groups.
On Thursday this week, it was confirmed that an H.I.V.-positive woman transmitted the virus to another female sex partner in what is the first reported case of the virus being transmitted between female partners .
Daphne Joseph, a registered nurse with more than two decades experience dealing with AIDS and other STIs, discusses some misconceptions about how the HIV/AIDS can be transmitted.
The first confirmed case of lesbian transmission of HIV was reported this week by federal health officials, who said the event was rare but nonetheless advised lesbian couples in which one partner is infected to take precautions.
Antiretroviral treatment as prevention, long-acting HIV drugs, HIV cure research, and new treatments for hepatitis C were among the highlights discussed last week in Boston at the 21st Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, the largest annual HIV/AIDS medical meeting in the U.S. On the HIV prevention front, researchers reported ... (more)
Many gay men diagnosed HIV-positive in the 1980s and 1990sa outlived their prognosis, but are now facing a new set of health challenges in old age.
Marvelyn Brown, author of The Naked Truth: Young, Beautiful, and Positive gave a lecture last Tuesday, March 4 in Heritage Hall Building 102 at 7 PM.