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52 min ago | Click Orlando

HIV-positive man kicked out of city basketball rec league

When 21-year-old Dakota Basinger, an aspiring musician, was hit with some of the worst news of his life, he turned to music to share the news and express his emotions like he's done so many times in the past.


Related Topix: Health, Kissimmee, FL

2 hrs ago | Salon

When HIV is a turn-on

There is a jar of white liquid. Written on the jar are the words, "POZ CUM." The contents are poured directly into one of porn star Blue Bailey's orifices - an orifice that is not his mouth.


Related Topix: Health, Infectious Diseases, Medicine

5 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

As NJ's HIV/AIDS population grows, advocates question shrinking state drug program

In this 2012 file photo, Kathy Ahearn O'Brien, executive director, Hyacinth AIDS Foundation, speaks during a press conferece before Governor Chris Christie announces AIDS clinic funding at the event at the Hyacinth AIDS Foundation in New Brunswick.


Related Topix: Health, Chris Christie, US Governors, New Brunswick, NJ, Non-Profit, Medicaid

9 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

New method isolates immune cells for researchers to study how they ward off oral diseases

Case Western Reserve University dental researchers have found a less invasive way to extract single rare immune cells from the mouth to study how the mouth's natural defenses ward off infection and inflammation.


Related Topix: Case Western Reserve University, Health, Infectious Diseases, Biology, Science

13 hrs ago | CiteULike

Autoreactivity in HIV-1 broadly neutralizing antibodies: implications ...

This review discusses progress in understanding the impact of immune tolerance on inducing broadly neutralizing antibodies , and how such knowledge can be incorporated into novel immunization approaches.


Related Topix: Health

17 hrs ago | SFGate

New Film About HIV/AIDS Seeks Backers; Civic Duty Responds, Giving Life to Vital Project

A new real-life, short film portraying the reality of living with HIV/AIDS is being funded in part by Civic Duty, a charity cofounded by Julian Omidi and Dr. Michael Omidi.


Related Topix: Health, Julian, CA, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Business News

Mon Apr 14, 2014


HIV/AIDS epidemic is a growing problem in Duval County

HIV/AIDS epidemic is a growing problem in Duval County on Several area groups including River Region, Community Rehabilitation Center and the Florida Department of Health are partnering together on an initiative that aims to help stop ... (more)


Related Topix: Health, Duval County, FL, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Wedding


Advocates Seek National AIDS Strategy in Canada

A petition in Canada seeks a National AIDS Strategy, according to a statement from Elizabeth May, member of the Canadian parliament for Saanich-Gulf Islands and leader of the Green Party of Canada.


Related Topix: Health

The Global Fund's China Legacy

A doctor draws blood from the neck of a patient at an emergency room of a hospital in Shanghai May 15, 2013.


Related Topix: Medicine, Namibia, World News, Health, Malaria


Sofosbuvir/ledipasvir produces early cure for 100% of people with HIV and HCV co-infection

Anu Osinusi, from the U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaking at the International Liver Congress 2014.


Related Topix: Health, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Hepatitis

P&T Community

New Drug Application Submitted to FDA for Fixed-Dose Atazanavir/Cobicistat Combo for HIV-1 Patients

A new drug application has been submitted to the FDA for a fixed-dose combination of atazanavir sulfate, a protease inhibitor marketed as Reyataz , and cobicistat , an investigational pharmacokinetic enhancer, or boosting agent, that can increase the level of certain human immunodeficiency virus-1 medications in the blood and make them more ... (more)


Related Topix: Health, Reyataz, Atazanavir Sulfate (generic), Law, Healthcare Law, Bristol Myers Squibb, Biotech, Bloomsbury Publishing, Media, Publishing, Medicine, Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare Industry

West Hawaii Today

Big Island community turns out for AIDS Walk

The Third annual Big Island AIDS Walk cruises through Liliuokalani Gardens Saturday morning.


Related Topix: Health


LA Faces Deadly Meningitis Outbreak Among MSM

Following a frightening outbreak of meningitis among men who have sex with men in New York City last year, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health is now urging MSM to get vaccinated.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Gay/Lesbian, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Thanh Nein News

Vietnam hub warns about HIV infections from sex

Sexual intercourse has surpassed intravenous drug use as the leading means of HIV transmission, a concerned Ho Chi Minh City official announced Saturday.


Related Topix: Health, Human Sexuality, World News, Vietnam,

Medical News Today

Hard-hit streets should be the focus of the HIV battle

When it comes to HIV , geography can be destiny, argue authors of a new article in the American Journal of Public Health .


Related Topix: Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, The Bronx, NY, New York, NY

Sun Apr 13, 2014


26th Annual AIDS Walk Miami

Care Resource is proud to present the 26th Annual AIDS Walk Miami: One Step Closer to the Cure on Sunday, April 27, 2014 at the Miami Beach Convention Center located at 1901 Convention Center Drive.


Related Topix: Health, Miami-Beach, FL, Entertainment, Television, The Real Housewives

Tallahassee Democrat

PRIDE Student Union offers free rapid HIV testing

In 2007, nearly 7,000 new reported cases of HIV were individuals under the age of 24. In an effort to lower this number, the PRIDE Student Union offers free HIV Testing twice a month during the semester, and on scheduled dates during the summer to all students.


Related Topix: Health, Florida


Ambassador Birx on PEPFAR's Public Health Approach

International Health Issues: Statement from Ambassador Deborah Birx, M.D., U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator, on the Principles of PEPFAR's Public Health Approach Since its creation in 2003, PEPFAR has been fundamentally about saving lives.


Related Topix: Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Hispanic Business

Vaccine and Gene Institute of Florida Updates on Patent

8,647,822 titled Determining whether a test compound modulates pd-1 activity in activated immune cells using gene expression profiles.


Related Topix: Health

Jamaica Observer

Manchester home for 40 more HIV-infected children

However, there is hope that the beginning of its transformation into a residential facility for children and women living with HIV/AIDS should be realised by year-end.


Related Topix: Health, Caribbean University, World News, Jamaica,