hiv/aids

hiv/aids

This Timeline of HIV/AIDS Drugs Shows How Far We’ve Come

But there's a lot more work to do if we want to finally win the war against HIV/AIDS.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
12.1.16
Sex

California Rejected a Porn Law That Would Have Turned Anyone Into a Condom Cop

Proposition 60 looks good on the surface, but opponents say it puts performers at risk.
Kaleigh Rogers
10.31.16
Health

Scientists Discover a Vulnerability in HIV's Protective Shell

The discovery offers a new target for future treatments.
Michael Byrne
8.10.16
Health

Why Isn't the Global Rate of HIV Infection Declining?

Fewer people are dying, but the HIV infection rate has stayed the same since 2005.
Michael Byrne
7.27.16
Art

Promising Antibody Therapy Wakes Up HIV Just To Kill It

A recent trial finds hope for a cloned natural antibody in fighting dormant HIV.
Michael Byrne
6.24.16
News

Robert Gallo's HIV Vaccine Has a Long Way to Go Before We Know If It Works

The man who discovered HIV says he's developed a vaccine. It's still years away, if it works at all.
Jason Koebler
10.14.15
Features

The Search for a Women's Condom Alternative That Could Prevent HIV

Researchers are trying to crack the holy grail of sexual health with an anti-HIV microbicide ring.
Zoe Cormier
7.23.15
AIDS

'Post-Treatment Controllers' Offer a Glint of Hope for a Functional HIV Cure

Some patients are able to stop antiviral therapy and remain healthy. No one quite knows why.
Michael Byrne
7.22.15
Modern Medicine

The First HIV Self-Testing Kit Aims to Cut Down on Late Diagnoses

HIV is at an all-time high in the UK, but around a quarter of people who carry the virus don't know they have it.
Charlotte Lytton
7.14.15
South Africa

HIV Is Evolving to Be Weaker Than Your Immune System

Scientists have evidence that HIV is becoming less virulent in countries where its been around longest.
Jason Koebler
12.1.14
medicine

In a New Trial, Doctors Will Try to Rid Babies of HIV Within Hours of Birth

Immediate antiretroviral therapy has previously been successful in treating HIV.
Jason Koebler
11.3.14
Health

Poverty Is Ebola's Deadliest Vector

Health care follows money.
Michael Byrne
8.11.14
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