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Health Calendar for the Keys: Jan. 24 - 30, 2015 HIV Testing -- KEY WEST • Gordon Rollins Center, 1434 Kennedy Drive, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., appointments are strongly urged. 305-296-6196. • Monroe County more | Jan 31, 2015 05:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Key West, Florida
U study links rise in HIV to Craigslist hookups A U study found that people who met for sex through the popular online personal ads increased their risk of infection. | Jan 31, 2015 03:12 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Minneapolis, Minnesota
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In Africa, Motorcycles Can Save Lives by Delivering Health Care A lifelong biker founded a group that helps health workers deliver basic care, transport lab specimens and administer diagnostic tests for such common diseases as malaria, tuberculosis and HIV.
Wall Street Journal | Jan 30, 2015 10:35 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Latent HIV may lurk in 'quiet' immune cells, research suggests HIV can lie dormant in infected cells for years, even decades. Scientists think unlocking the secrets of this viral reservoir may make it possible to cure, not just treat, HIV. Researchers have gained new insight on which immune cells likely do, and do no
Science Daily | Jan 30, 2015 7:23 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Research uncovers connection between Craigslist personals, HIV trends Craigslist's entry into a market results in a 15.9 percent increase in reported HIV cases, according to research. When mapped at the national level, more than 6,000 HIV cases annually and treatment costs estimated between $62 million and $65.3 million can
Science Daily | Jan 30, 2015 6:28 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Guest Viewpoint: National Black HIV, AIDS Awareness Day Feb.7th is National Black HIV Awareness Day. | Jan 30, 2015 5:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Could This Virus Be Good For You? Scientists studying HIV and Ebola have noticed another virus hitching along for the ride in some blood samples. Now they're trying to figure out whether the lurker helps the body fend off disease. | Jan 30, 2015 09:17 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Health insurers using drug coverage to discriminate In some US health plans, HIV drugs cost nearly $3,000 more per year than in other plans. If left unchecked, this practice could partially undermine a central feature of the Affordable Care Act.
Medical News Today | Jan 30, 2015 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Caltech researchers help 'bridge the gap' for HIV antibodies Anybody who's ever hung from the bars of a playground jungle gym knows it's easier to latch on with two arms instead of one.
Los Angeles Times | Jan 30, 2015 02:14 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Los Angeles, California
FDA approves Bristol-Myers, J&J HIV pills (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved two fixed-dose HIV pills that combine protease inhibitors - one made by Bristol-Myers Squibb Co and the other by Johnson & Johnson - both with a boosting agent produced by Gilead Scien
Yahoo! News | Jan 29, 2015 11:37 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend