Posts tagged "HIV"

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Pastor, Juan Demetrius McFarland, Admits Not Disclosing AIDs Status to Sex Partners and Drug Use

A Montgomery, Alabama pastor, Juan Demetrius McFarland, admitted to knowingly having the AIDs virus and not informing his sex partners about his status,…

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Join Yoga Activist Lara Land in the Fight Against Human Trafficking

  Lara Land (above) is a yoga instructor and the owner of Land Yoga in Harlem. She was previously introduced to the ongoing issue…

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PR Exec Justine Sacco Slammed By Twitter Over Racist Tweet About Africa

Twitter is safe for noone, including seemingly ignorant individuals like Justine Sacco. Yesterday, she was merely a blimp in the Twittersphere and today,…

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HIV Cure Could Be Found ‘Within Months,’ Scientists Say

Researchers in Denmark may be on the brink of finding a cure for the HIV disease sooner than we think.

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Rouge Dentist HIV Scare May Affect 7,000 Patients

A 'rogue dentist' may have exposed up to 7,000 patients to HIV and hepatitis thanks to poor sterilization and hygiene.

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Bill Gates To Offer $1 Million For ‘Next-Generation’ Condom

Condoms are used to fight against sexually transmitted diseases and limit the spread of HIV and AIDS. If you have a great idea on how…

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Study Says 14 People Are ‘Functionally Cured’ Of HIV

A new study out of the Pasteur Institute reveals that 14 new people have been "functionally cured" of the HIV virus through rapid treatment after…

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Mississippi Baby ‘Cured’ Of HIV Reportedly Did Not Have The Virus

The Mississippi baby 'cured' of HIV two years ago may not have been cured at all.

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Doctors Believe Bee Sting Venom Could Prevent HIV

In the ongoing search to find a cure for HIV/AIDS, scientists believe they have come up with a groundbreaking new procedure to help stop the…

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Australian Scientists Find A Potential Cure For AIDS?

Scientists have discovered a breakthrough that could produce a potential cure for AIDS.

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AIDS Awareness: 4 Simple Ways To Get Him Tested

Since 1988, World AIDS Day has been held annually on December 1st to raise awareness on the deadly disease. According to the World Health Organization,…

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Karrueche Tran Lends Celebrity to Fight Against HIV/AIDS in LA

From The Jasmine Brand--Outside of being consumed with her personal life, we know very little about Karrueche Tran's world outside of Chris Brown. This week, o…

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Meningitis Outbreak Is Affecting Men Positive For HIV In NYC

In case you need any more reason to protect yourself, here's a startling new report that affects all of NYC—both directly & indirectly.

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Dentist Puts 8,000 at Risk for HIV by Reusing Needles

One oral surgeon has done the unthinkable.

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FDA Approves First Take-Home HIV Test OraQuick

Now you can see if you have HIV from the comfort of your own home!

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Magic Johnson Releases Documentary “The Announcement”

It's been 20 plus years since retired Los Angeles Laker Earvin "Magic" Johnson revealed to the world that he was HIV positive. He has remained…

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HIV, Prison and the Justice System: The New Concentration Camps

Actress and model Melyssa Ford will be serving up a four-part series on the state and importance of black sexual health, delving into the topic…

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Vixen Chat: Emily B Shares Advice on Finding Style, Talks Chrissy’s New Designing Gig

We know (and love) the Emily Bustamante of Love & Hip-Hop. After reading countless interviews about her rocky relationship with Fabolous, we decided to chat…

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Life-Changing Decisions + A Woman’s Worth

Actress and model Melyssa Ford will be serving up a four-part series on the state and importance of black sexual health, delving into…

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Dating with HIV/AIDS: A Q&A with Hydeia Broadbent

--Though December 1 is set aside to celebrate medical breakthroughs and to honor those living with the HIV infection, World AIDS Day comes only once…
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