Dallas County Offers Free HIV Tests On World AIDS DayDallas County Health and Human Services will be offering free HIV testing Thursday in honor of World AIDS Day. The effort is being done in order to raise HIV awareness and improve HIV education.
Obama On The 35th Anniversary Of HIV/AIDS In AmericaPresident Barack Obama made a statement Sunday on the 35th anniversary of the first documented case of AIDS in the United States.
Nation Losing Ground In HIV/AIDS Fight In Minority CommunitiesIf current HIV diagnosis rates persist, about half of all gay black men and a quarter of gay Latino men in the United States will be infected with HIV in their lifetime.
Charlie Sheen's Ex-Fiancee Sues Over HIV ExposureAn ex-fiancee of Charlie Sheen has sued the actor, claiming that he didn't disclose that he was HIV positive until after they had sex several times, and was physically and emotionally abusive during their relationship.
Charlie Sheen To Make ‘Personal Announcement’ Regarding HIV RumorsThe actor has neither confirmed nor denied recent speculation over his health.
State Measure Cuts Funds From HIV PreventionTexas would cut $3 million from programs to prevent HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases and spend that money instead on abstinence education under a contentious Republican-sponsored measure.
Study: Insurers May Use Drug Costs To DiscriminateInsurance companies, perhaps more than previously thought, may be charging the sickest patients extra for drugs under the federal health law, in an effort to discourage them from choosing certain plans,
43-Year-Old HIV Positive Teacher Admits Having Sex With TeenA North Texas teacher, who is HIV positive, was caught leaving the home of a 15-year-old boy. Police say when Roger “Joe” Kessler was questioned and he admitted having a sexual relationship with the teen.
HIV Diagnosis Rate Down In U.S. Over DecadeThe rate of HIV infections diagnosed in the United States each year fell by one-third over the past decade, a government study found.
Man Gets 75 Years For Sexual Assault That Left Teen With HIVAn HIV-positive Dallas man has been sentenced to 75 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl who became infected with the virus.
County Health Director Addresses State Claims of WrongdoingA state investigation found three employees entered false data into a system tracking patients with HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases.
Up To 95 Years For 31-Year-Old Who Gave Teen HIVA 31-year-old man infected with HIV who's accused of having sex with a 15-year-old girl, plead guilty in court Tuesday.