By Jonathan Weiss | Jun 19, 2013 10:52 AM EDT
After 10 years of hard work and billions in funding for President Bush's AIDS relief program, a landmark of the one millionth baby born without HIV is cause for celebration.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Jun 19, 2013 10:37 AM EDT
John Stagliano's wife defended her husband saying that his HIV has been undetectable for 15 years and he did not engage in sexual intercourse with actress Katie Summers.
By Nsikan Akpan | Jun 16, 2013 09:55 PM EDT
Thirteen years of peer-based, HIV prevention programs for female sex workers reduced both HIV and syphilis in young pregnant women from southern India.
By Jonathan Weiss | Jun 05, 2013 05:08 PM EDT
Researchers have long struggled with the question of why HIV-infected cells die, but have now found that the body's own defense mechanism could be to blame.
By Ansa Varughese | May 29, 2013 05:16 PM EDT
A supercomputer-generated simulation of HIV's protective coating exposes new targets for future drugs.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | May 21, 2013 02:14 PM EDT
The Philippines was named one of the nine countries with a rising HIV rate this year. One DOH official argues that smartphones and social media are to blame.
By Matthew Mientka | May 21, 2013 04:05 PM EDT
In view of HIV patients commonly battling cognitive disorders, international researchers call for a unified treatment approach.
By Christie Rizk | May 20, 2013 04:51 PM EDT
Despite the Indian Health Service's vast prevention and treatment efforts, the stigma surrounding HIV on the Navajo reservation remains a hindrance.
By Susan Scutti | May 15, 2013 01:43 PM EDT
Although 2013 statistics show a narrowing gap between countries with the best and worst overall health status, WHO's director-general is not entirely optimistic.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | May 10, 2013 09:49 AM EDT
GlaxoSmithKline announced Thursday that it will be partnering with the African charity Save the Children to provide health care assistance in developing countries.
By Christie Rizk | May 09, 2013 02:05 PM EDT
A new algorithm that detects HIV antibodies could help researchers create more effective vaccines.
By Jonathan Weiss | May 08, 2013 04:04 PM EDT
With legislation passed in L.A. County, Ventura is next on the list of counties in California to ban unprotected sex during adult film production.
By Ashik Siddique | May 07, 2013 05:13 PM EDT
Two-time Indiana governor Otis R. Bowen, the first doctor to lead the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, was best known for overseeing the federal response to the HIV/AIDS crisis in the 1980s.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | May 02, 2013 04:12 PM EDT
Danish researchers who say they'll find a cure within months are more than a little ambitious based on the time frames of similar clinical trials.
By Susan Scutti | Apr 29, 2013 12:28 PM EDT
Although drugs are already contained in Gilead's single-tablet HIV treatment Stribild, the FDA has stated that as a stand-alone therapy, neither elvitegravir or cobicistat are effective enough for approval.