Archive - Health

nam – AIDSMAP:
Approximately 4.2 million over 50s are now living with HIV

April 16 0 Comments Category: Health, News

Persuasive new data showing the ageing of the global HIV epidemic have been published in the online edition of AIDS. Using UNAIDS prevalence figures, investigators estimated that 4.2 million people aged 50 years or older were living with HIV in 2013.

My Fabulous Disease:
Damon L. Jacobs – The Calm in the PrEP Storm

April 14 0 Comments Category: Blogs, Health, News

“For so long, pleasure could only result in something tragic, rather than seen as something important and powerful. To challenge that belief system, we need to have patience and compassion and empathy.” – Damon L. Jacobs

My Fabulous Disease:
The Angry Fallout from the AIDS Healthcare Foundation Scandal

April 10 0 Comments Category: Health, News

The lawsuit places much of the responsibility for the AHF scandal squarely at the feet of Michael Weinstein who, at a 2013 AHF Leadership Summit, personally advocated for increased “positivity rates”

Medical Daily: Functional HIV Cure Step Closer To Reality With FDA Approval Of Clinical Human Trials

April 08 0 Comments Category: Health

The recent FDA approval was a major step toward the eventual goal of curing HIV.