A doctor's group working directly with HIV-positive patients in Saskatchewan is calling on the provincial government to declare a public health state of emergency because of the increasing number of HIV/AIDS cases.
In the decades since the HIV virus was discovered, we have made great strides in the diagnosis and treatment of a disease that once was a death sentence. And while HIV infection rates are falling among heterosexuals, it's not the case with gay men.
Golden Rainbow, located at 801 S. Rancho Drive Suite B-1, Las Vegas, Nevada is a nonprofit organization that helps people with HIV and AIDS with housing and financial assistance. Executive director Gary Costa is devoted to helping those with HIV or AIDS.
Condoms have been around for at least the last 400 years, and then only used as a protection against pregnancy. As a protection from STD's, the history is more recent. Regardless of these facts, men really aren't too thrilled about using them.
Three decades have passed since HIV/AIDS first became known and today, there are very effective treatments against it. However, there is another thing required for survival, a study says. And that is to stay well fed too.
According to statistics released by the South African authorities, at least 28% of South African schoolgirls are HIV positive compared to 4% of boys. The health minister Aaron Motsoaledi blamed the prevalence rate on "sugar daddies."
DAVAO CITY – Two lawmakers representing this region have expressed alarm on the disturbing rise in the number of HIV/AIDS cases reported in January this year, a tenth of which were contributed by Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs).
A day after the Manila admin signed the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Act of 2012, or Republic Act No. 10354, the Catholic Church has turned its focus in helping understand the plight of people with HIV and those with full-blown AIDS.
A diner at a Texas Cracker Barrel restaurant is concerned for her health after consuming part of a BLT and fries that were accidentally smeared with the blood from a kitchen employee who had cut himself earlier that day.