By Nsikan Akpan | Wed, 12/04/2013 - 14:00
A new, inexpensive microchip quickly diagnoses patients with HIV/AIDS and could lead to a simple finger stick test for the disease.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 11/29/2013 - 15:14
Nearly 2.1 million adolescents worldwide were living with HIV at the end of last year with girls accounting for nearly two-thirds of new infections.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 11/29/2013 - 13:12
A new aggressive strain of the HIV virus has been discovered in West Africa, and researchers say the recombinant virus can progress from infection to illness (AIDS) in just about five years.
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 11/27/2013 - 17:46
South African teenage girls who come from a household receiving child support grants are less likely to contract HIV from older men.
By Lecia Bushak | Thu, 11/14/2013 - 16:11
A Florida county that has the highest HIV/AIDS rates in the country hopes to curb those cases by implementing sex ed in the classroom.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 11/08/2013 - 14:31
France approved at-home HIV tests, which will become commercially available beginning in 2014.
By Lecia Bushak | Wed, 10/23/2013 - 20:05
Doctors released new details about the child believed to be cured of HIV, offering hope to those looking to eradicate the virus in infants.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 10/19/2013 - 18:08
A severe form of HIV is spreading rapidly through a Siberian region in Russia.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 09/26/2013 - 13:26
Researchers from King's College London have identified a human gene, MX2, which possibly prevents HIV from spreading once it has entered the body.
By Justin Caba | Mon, 09/23/2013 - 10:24
HIV transmission and AIDS-related deaths are on the decline, according to a recent UN report.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Thu, 09/19/2013 - 14:16
Porn actress Cameron Bay and her boyfriend actor Rod Daily are saying that the porn industry should use condoms to prevent future health scares.
By Lecia Bushak | Thu, 09/19/2013 - 11:12
A Toronto doctor says that current methods of distinguishing the mild forms of HIV’s neurocognitive disorders can be ineffective.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Tue, 09/17/2013 - 16:32
The porn industry is set to resume filming Friday after at least three adult film actors tested positive for HIV.