Can Gene Therapy Be Harnessed To Fight The AIDS Virus?Researchers think they can improve on a new AIDS treatment and are trying again to tackle HIV by doctoring DNA. New studies to test these tweaked approaches in people are getting underway.
Emotional Elton John Celebrates 25 Years Of His AIDS FoundationAn emotional Elton John celebrated the 25th anniversary of his AIDS foundation in New York, raising about $4.4 million and telling a crowd that they would end AIDS by 2030.
State Health Department Identifies 'HIV Clusters' In DFWSome are blaming social media and the influx of so-called ‘hook up apps’ for the HIV infection clusters identified in DFW, Houston, and San Antonio.
Dallas AIDS March Looks To Raise AwarenessA march was held in Dallas Saturday to raise awareness about the spread of HIV and AIDS.
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.