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Local News

Senate Plan Would Not Pay for New HIV Patients

A Texas Senate subcommittee approved a proposal on March 24 that would deny funding for additional patients in a program…

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National News

‘Stop AIDS’ Program Spreads Prevention Message

Nestled between two Jacksonville motels long past their prime on a seedy stretch of Philips Highway, a small diner serves…

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Columns

How HIV Still Surprises Us

You would think that doctors would feel pretty cocky by now about HIV. We can test for the virus and…

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Health & Wellness

Commemorating 30 Years of HIV/AIDS

Today marks 30 years since the first report of a mysterious and deadly new syndrome that would come to be…

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International News

UN Says New AIDS Infections Dropped Since 2001

The last decade has seen a nearly 25 percent decline in new HIV infections, a reduction in AIDS-related deaths, and…

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National News

CDC Study: Gay, Bisexual Teens Do Riskier Things

Gay and bisexual high school students are more likely than their heterosexual classmates to smoke, drink alcohol or do other…

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Blog

U.S. and World Leaders Commit to Elimination of Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission

U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator Ambassador Eric Goosby pledged an additional $75 million for preventing mother-to-child transmission during the 2011 High…

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Health & Wellness

Health Officials Warn Users of Gay Pickup Websites

State public health officials have begun sending health messages to Fairbanks men who use websites to solicit sex with same-sex…

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Health & Wellness

India Health Minister Calls Homosexuality Disease

India's health minister derided homosexuality as an unnatural "disease" from the West at an HIV/AIDS conference, drawing outrage from a…

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Health & Wellness

Drug Stops HIV Among Gay, Hetero Couples

An AIDS drug already shown to help prevent spread of the virus in gay men also works for heterosexual men…

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