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CDC team visits Greater Cincinnati to investigate HIV cluster

CDC team visits Greater Cincinnati to investigate HIV cluster

52 minutes ago   |   WLWT

"We need to try to understand why is this happening and how can we stop the further spread of HIV," health officials said.
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Drug Addiction: Controversial ‘Harm Reduction' Policy May Lower Death Toll of Opioids, Meth

1 day ago   |   Newsweek

Distributing clean needles and offering HIV tests may sound like a way to encourage drug abuse. But "harm reduction" has been shown to reduce the number of overdoses and the...
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African Americans Who Lead HIV Diagnoses May Get Game-Changing Treatment

5 days ago   |   News One

African Americans could have further access to a ground-breaking treatment in the future to prevent contracting HIV. The treatment, known as Truvada for PrEP , is stopping the...
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A blue pill shows signs of stopping HIV, world-first study shows

5 days ago   |   The Morning Call

An antiviral pill taken daily by thousands of men across Sydney and other parts of Australia led to a globally unprecedented reduction in new HIV cases, showing that a...
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Taking pills to prevent HIV stops its spread

6 days ago   |   NBC News

The rate of new HIV infections fell by 25 percent across the state when gay men got PrEP, the researchers found.
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Gambia Launches Truth and Reconciliation Body to Confront Abuses Under Yahya Jammeh

7 days ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Gambia has launched a truth, reconciliation and reparations commission to lay bare abuses committed under the 22-year rule of former leader Yahya Jammeh, with President Adama...
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Despite another failure, experts say HIV prevention drug PrEP is still effective

8 days ago   |   NBC News

Health officials recently reported the sixth confirmed failure of Truvada, but experts stress the HIV-prevention pill is still nearly 100 percent effective.
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Three's a crowd: Missouri voters must sift medical pot plans

Three's a crowd: Missouri voters must sift medical pot plans

11 days ago   |   KMBC

All three would allow patients with cancer, HIV, epilepsy and other conditions access to medical marijuana.
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Doctor: Despite recent rare case, HIV prevention drug works

11 days ago   |   ABC

A recent report says a San Francisco man got HIV even though he was taking a preventative drug called Truvada.
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Disney Resort Staff Among Florida Child Sex Predators Busted by Undercover Police

13 days ago   |   Newsweek

Police in Florida have charged 13 men with trying to meet children for sex. One of those men is HIV positive and demanded unprotected sex with a boy.
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Sandra Day O'Connor says she has beginning stages of dementia and 'probably...

Sandra Day O'Connor says she has beginning stages of dementia and 'probably Alzheimer's'

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13-year-old accused of stabbing teacher with butcher knife at Georgia middle school

Officials said the student called the teacher over and stabbed him in the chest with an 8-inch butcher knife. Read more ...

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