Home Tags HIV

Tag: HIV

AirAsia is selling a red burger created by New York star chef Hong Thaimee to raise money for AIDS prevention

AirAsia's newest food item was created by model-turned-celebrity chef Hong Thaimee.
Here's where HIV is most common in the US.

Kamala Harris has a plan to help prevent HIV from spreading. This map shows the areas of the US that are home to the most people living with the disea...

HIV isn't spreading as quickly as it once was, but it still affects 1.1 million people. About 1 in 7 of people with HIV don't know they have it.
Dita Von Teese performs on stage during the Life Ball 2019 show at City Hall on June 08, 2019 in Vienna, Austria.

Inside the Life Ball, the HIV/AIDS charity event filled with supermodels, drag queens and fashion that rivals the Met Gala

The Life Ball, held in Vienna, is one of Europe's largest charity events. It has raised $34 million to fight HIV/AIDS over the past 26 years.

Over 200,000 men in Singapore are having sex with other men, NUS study on HIV risk estimates

This is over double of the previous projection of 90,000 individuals.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on May 16 confronted the CEO of a drug company of the high cost of an HIV prevention drug.

GOP voters agree with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez when it comes to one of the thorniest questions in health care

About 65% of Republicans agree the government should play at least some role in influencing prices of drugs like Truvada — an HIV-preventing drug.
A single, red colored H9-T cell infected by human immunodeficiency virus (HIV.)

Scientists made a huge leap towards eliminating HIV after an 8-year drug study found ‘effectively zero’ risk of transmitting the virus

After surveying 782 couples, scientists said: "The risk of HIV transmission through anal sex when HIV viral load is suppressed is effectively zero."
Vampire facials involve extracting a person's blood.

2 people contracted HIV after getting ‘vampire facials’ where your blood is injected into your face. Here’s what to know about the p...

2 people contracted HIV after getting "vampire facial" treatments at a spa, causing people to question the safety of the anti-aging treatment.
Bone marrow transplants can be used to treat a wide range of different diseases.

The treatment that cured 2 men of HIV may also help with a remarkable array of more than 70 deadly diseases

Bone marrow transplants have potential in more than 70 diseases, including many cancers, but the procedure also has important limits.

Parliament: 9 questions on HIV Registry data leak addressed by Singapore’s Health Minister Gan Kim Yong

"Relationships can be disrupted; lives can be changed. We had to exercise care and judgment in making our decision, and the well-being of the affected persons weighed heavily in our considerations," Mr Gan said.