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Thanks to the incredible combined power of treatments like anti-retroviral drugs and widespread use of harm-reduction services, mortality rates and new infections of HIV/AIDS are finally beginning to decline worldwide.
A new UNAIDS report on the global HIV epidemic celebrates significant drops in HIV incidence and AIDS-related deaths while outlining ways to address major inequities of the global epidemic.
A new report offers good and bad news about the AIDS epidemic in the United States: The annual diagnosis rate of HIV, the virus that causes the disease, has dropped by one-third in the general population but has climbed among young gay and bisexual males.
Campaigners at the world AIDS conference are taking aim at countries with anti-gay laws, accusing them of creating conditions that allow the spread of HIV.
Michael Short: Neen Weir, welcome to The Zone and thank you for your time, and indeed for making the trip from Sydney.
By Caribbean News Now contributor SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico On Thursday, health officials in Puerto Rico declared an epidemic of chikungunya, a mosquito-borne virus that has been confirmed in more than 200 cases across the island as of late last month.
An 11-year-old girl in Chicago was shot and killed late last week when a stray bullet flew through a window and struck her in the head during a sleepover at a nearby friend's house.
With widespread numbers of HIV patients in treatment, researchers and advocates are talking at this week's International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, Australia, about finally reversing the pandemic.
More and more vets are prescribing mind-altering psychiatric drugs for dogs they've diagnosed with depression or anxiety.
It's taken nearly 30 years to bring Larry Kramer's passionate, award-winning play to the screen, but this high-calibre production is a genuine stunner.
It's 1989, and there's good news and bad news. The good news: there's a spectacular meteor shower scheduled to light up the sky.
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Rats were the primary source of transmission of the bubonic plague in the Middle Ages; nowadays, the three different types of plague are often spread through infected rodents and small mammals like prairie dogs.
The rate of HIV infections diagnosed in the United States each year fell by one-third over the past decade, a government study finds.
As thousands of unaccompanied immigrant children have poured into the U.S., community leaders from Dallas to Los Angeles to Syracuse are offering to set up temporary shelters to relieve the Army bases, holding... As thousands of unaccompanied immigrant children have poured into South Texas, community leaders from Dallas to Los Angeles to Syracuse, ... (more)
Rallies have been planned following the in-custody death of a New York City man police say had a heart attack during a struggle with officers.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 12:46 am
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