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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
  • In costermongers' slang, a cheap red-skinned apple, which is rubbed hard with a cloth to give it the appearance and feeling of an apple of superior quality.
The origin of the word 'gawf' is obscure, but may come from the phrase 'go for more'.