nam – AIDSMAP: Novel immune-suppressant vaccine completely blocks HIV infection in monkeys – human trials planned

August 28 0 Comments

nam – AIDSMAP: Novel immune-suppressant vaccine completely blocks HIV infection in monkeys – human trials planned

So far 15 of the 29 monkeys have been completely protected from SIV infection. The effect appears to last; the last challenge was three years after infection and vaccinated monkeys’ immune system shows ability to suppress viral reproduction four years after vaccination.

Manhunt Cares Featured Video: NEGATIVE – HIV Negative Gay Men Speaking for Themselves

August 26 0 Comments

Manhunt Cares Featured Video: NEGATIVE – HIV Negative Gay Men Speaking for Themselves

A must watch! Courtesy of My Fabulous Disease’ Mark S. King. Thanks Mark!!

CNN:
Sweet comparisons – How much sugar is in that drink?

August 24 0 Comments

CNN: <br /> Sweet comparisons – How much sugar is in that drink?

Sugar has become public enemy No. 1 in the nutrition field — doctors and public health advocates alike are “Fed Up” with the amount Americans are consuming.

Huffington Post:
AIDS Is Still an Issue

August 22 0 Comments

Huffington Post: <br /> AIDS Is Still an Issue

Because of advances in treatment, AIDS is a relic of the last century in many people’s minds. This is some of the good news. HIV is treatable, and full-blown AIDS is increasingly uncommon, but that is only part of the story.