Study: HIV Can Evolve In Patients' BrainsThe AIDS virus is capable of genetically evolving and independently replicating in patients' brains early on, according to new research funded by the National Institutes of Health.
Pills Before and After Sex Can Help Prevent HIV, Study FindsFor 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.
FDA Moves To Drop Lifetime Ban On Gay Blood DonationsFederal health officials are recommending an end to the nation's lifetime ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men, a 31-year-old policy that many medical groups and gay activists say is no longer justified.
Morgan State Forms Giant Red Ribbon for World AIDS DayHundreds recognized World Aids Day in Baltimore Monday with a living red ribbon at Morgan State University.
Rand Paul: Obama Administration Makes Transmission Of Ebola Sound Similar To AIDSU.S. Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky told a group of college students Wednesday the deadly virus Ebola can spread from a person who has the disease to someone standing three feet away and said the White House should be honest about that.
U.S. Marines Arrive At Ebola 'Hot Zone'Six U.S. military planes arrived in the Ebola hot zone with an additional 100 Marines to join 200 already on the ground to help medical authorities cope with the outbreak.
CDC Director: We Have To Work Now So Ebola 'Is Not The World's Next AIDS'The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention told a top-level forum in Washington, D.C., that the Ebola outbreak is unlike anything he’s seen since the AIDS epidemic.
CDC: 110 Million Americans Have STDs At Any Given TimeNearly 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.
Advocates: Insurance Companies Making HIV, AIDS Drugs Unaffordable Under Obamacare ExchangePatient 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.
Study: HIV Diagnoses Drop In US, But Increase In Young Gay MenNumber of HIV diagnoses among younger gay men increased from 2002 to 2011.
HIV-Killing Condom Could Launch In Next Few MonthsAustralian company working with condom manufacturer to combine anti-viral gel with lubricant.
Soy Sauce May Hold Secret Ingredient In Treatment Of HIV/AIDSSoy sauce may hold the secret ingredient in the fight against HIV/AIDS.
Studies Show Big Promise for HIV Prevention Drug Exciting research suggests that a shot every one to three months may someday give an alternative to the daily pills that some people take now to cut their risk of getting HIV.
Epilepsy Drug Blocks HIV in Lab Study as Human Tests are PlannedCan an experimental drug developed to treat epilepsy block the AIDS virus? A preliminary lab study suggests it's possible, and researchers are eager to try it in people.
Prince George's County Hosts AIDS Awareness Event Health officials in Prince George's County are sponsoring an event designed to promote AIDS awareness.