Scientists inch closer and closer to an HIV vaccine, and Harvard University has just taken an important step. A new 'mosaic' vaccine was able to generate positive results in both humans and rhesus monkeys.
CVS Caremark and the Ohio Department of Health are being sued for unintentionally disclosing the HIV status of 6,000 people. The class-action suit claims that the state shared private medical information to CVS without an authorization of the patients.
National HIV Testing Day is on June 27, an annual reminder to make HIV testing a part of routine health care. One out of seven HIV infected people in the United States are unaware of their infection — so get tested today.
High risk factors and telling HIV symptoms were already in the picture, but doctors failed to give a man an HIV test that could have kept the virus from progressing to AIDS.
HIV patients who smoke were twice more likely to die from their tobacco use than the infection itself.
According to the researchers, the mucus is composed mucins that protects your teeth from the most common oral diseases. The mucins protect the surfaces of your teeth and prevent the formation of cavities.
A team led by researchers from Temple University's Lewis Katz School of Medicine (LKSOM) and the University of Pittsburg has successfully eliminated HIV infection in animal models using a gene editing technique known as CRISPR.
There's no permanent cure for HIV just yet, but scientists are getting closer. A recent experiment managed to contain HIV infection in living animals.
A new disturbing sex trend called stealthing has recently gotten a lot of heat after a new study explores the consequences of this sexual act that involves men removing condoms during intercourse without their partner's consent.
NASA and SpaceX want to accelerate the evolutionary process of MRSA to predict how it will act on Earth once the right "triggers" appeared.
With this new "functional cure", five HIV patients are already currently free of the virus.
There are 500 million people around the world with genital herpes. This new vaccine has the potential to end the pandemic.
A paper entitled “Correlation between pubic hair grooming and STIs: results from a nationally representative probability sample,” linked pubic hair grooming to heightened risks of being infected with sexually transmitted infections.
After years of study, the first HIV vaccine efficacy clinical trials will begin in South Africa, with thousands of local adult volunteers.