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Pills Before and After Sex Can Help Prevent HIV, Study Finds

For the first time, a study shows that a drug used to treat HIV infection also can help prevent it when taken before and after risky sex by gay men.

02/25/2015

Hundreds came out to Morgan State University to form a giant "living ribbon" on Monday for World AIDS Day. (Photo Credit: Karen Adams/All News 99.)

Morgan State Forms Giant Red Ribbon for World AIDS Day

Hundreds recognized World Aids Day in Baltimore Monday with a living red ribbon at Morgan State University.

12/01/2014

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Va. Man Charged in HIV Exposure Case Freed on Bond

A Virginia man charged with having unprotected sex with two women in Maryland without disclosing he was HIV-positive has been released on bond until trial.

10/28/2014

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Va. Man Facing More Charges in HIV Exposure Case

Police say a Virginia man arrested on charges of having unprotected sex with a Maryland woman without telling her he was HIV-positive is now facing additional charges after a second victim came forward.

10/25/2014

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Hair Cuttery Reinstates Man Fired After Contracting HIV, Apologizes

A Maryland man who was fired from his job at a hair salon for being HIV positive has been reinstated and his employer has apologized.

10/22/2014

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ACLU: Md. Man Was Fired By Hair Salon For Being HIV Positive

After they say a Maryland man was fired from his job at a hair salon for being HIV positive, the ACLU of Maryland has filed a formal Charge of Discrimination on the his behalf with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

10/14/2014

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Va. Man Charged With HIV Transfer in Maryland

A Virginia man has been arrested on charges of having unprotected sex with a Maryland woman without telling her he was HIV-positive.

10/13/2014

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CDC: 110 Million Americans Have STDs At Any Given Time

Nearly 20 million cases of a sexually transmitted disease infection are reported each year in the United States and the number could be higher because many sufferers don’t show symptoms.

10/08/2014

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Advocates: Insurance Companies Making HIV, AIDS Drugs Unaffordable Under Obamacare Exchange

Patient advocates say some insurance companies are making HIV and AIDS drugs unaffordable in plans issued through the Affordable Care Act by shifting much of the cost to customers.

08/06/2014

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Study: HIV Diagnoses Drop In US, But Increase In Young Gay Men

Number of HIV diagnoses among younger gay men increased from 2002 to 2011.

07/24/2014

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