All articles tagged "HIV" (6)

New Studies Provide Hope for HIV Patients

New Studies Provide Hope for HIV Patients

By: Shelby Davidson • 7/14/15

Finding an effective vaccine for HIV has always been an uphill battle for researchers and scientists around the world. Even...(read more)

Researchers One Step Closer to Vaginal Ring for HIV Prevention In Women

Researchers One Step Closer to Vaginal Ring for HIV Prevention In Women

By: Shelby Davidson • 6/30/15

In sub-Saharan Africa, HIV proves to be one of the most common and lethal infections, especially among women. ...(read more)

Study: Exposure to Recent Drought Events Raises HIV Risk in Africa

Study: Exposure to Recent Drought Events Raises HIV Risk in Africa

By: Shelby Davidson • 6/23/15

Unfortunately in the villages of sub-Saharan Africa, economic blows often come in the form of droughts. ...(read more)

A Joint Issue: Cannabis Use In Certain HIV-Positive Patients Leads To Lower Quality Of Life

A Joint Issue: Cannabis Use In Certain HIV-Positive Patients Leads To Lower Quality Of Life

By: Shelby Davidson • 6/16/15

Turns out good ol' Mary Jane might not be as beneficial as we thought for specific medicinal purposes. According to a new...(read more)

Study: HIV-Infected Transgender Women Have Poorer Disease Control

Study: HIV-Infected Transgender Women Have Poorer Disease Control

By: Shelby Davidson • 6/9/15

The transgender community has just as many discrepancies as any other group of individuals. With the emergence of Caitlyn...(read more)

Sexual Agreements Among Gay Couples May Help Prevent HIV

Sexual Agreements Among Gay Couples May Help Prevent HIV

By: C. Price • 4/4/13

According to a University of Michigan study, when gay couples make, and stand by, sexual agreements, they are helping prevent...(read more)