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2012-03-09 10:29:30

The first findings from a nationally representative HIV survey were presented today at the 19th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2012) in Seattle, WA.

2010-11-30 16:18:00

World AIDS Day to Mark Start of International Effort to Shed Light on How Public Funds Are Used WASHINGTON, Nov.

2010-03-03 12:12:00

LONDON, March 4, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- To mark International Women's Day (March 8, 2010) Women for Positive Action are launching a series of tools to raise awareness of the challenges facing women living with HIV/AIDS today. Women for Positive Action (WFPA) is led by a broad coalition of healthcare professionals, women living with HIV and community representatives from Europe, Canada and Latin America.

2009-03-16 15:33:43

A report showed Monday, that the US capital is being ravaged by an epidemic of HIV/AIDS, with African-American men and people aged 40-49 being the hardest hit by the deadly virus.

2008-10-02 15:10:00

More than 1 million people in the United States had HIV in 2006, but one in five are unaware of their infections, federal health officials said.

2008-08-03 06:00:02

By Fred Tasker, The Miami Herald Aug. 3--The U.S. HIV epidemic is sharply worse than previously estimated, with thousands more people infected than realized, according to a new government way of calculating cases, officials said Saturday.

2008-06-26 18:02:59

WASHINGTON, June 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In recognition of National HIV Testing Day, Friday, June 27th, Test for Life released a national survey on attitudes surrounding HIV and AIDS as part of its national campaign to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS and ensure access to care for those who test positive.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.