Archive - Health

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

August 28 0 Comments Category: Blogs, Health, News

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 Category: Health, Videos

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

Huffington Post:
AIDS Is Still an Issue

August 22 0 Comments Category: Health, News

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.

US Community Report:
The Coolest Sex Survey Results You’ll Ever See (And Play With!)

August 20 0 Comments Category: Health, News

The results, which are based on a published study in The Journal of Sexual Medicine, are presented on an interactive site that’s as fun to play with as it is informative.