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

September 09 0 Comments

My Fabulous Disease: <br /> Damon L. Jacobs – The Calm in the PrEP Storm

“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

CNN:
1 in 7 suffer from sleep ‘drunkenness’

September 01 0 Comments

CNN: <br /> 1 in 7 suffer from sleep ‘drunkenness’

“You can hurt yourself physically, hurt someone (else). You wake up irritable and possibly violent.” He compares it to waking up in a hotel room – you don’t know where you are or what hour it is, so your reaction or responses to the environment are not adapted.

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.

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.