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HIV Epidemic 'Coming Under Control' in Nation with Top Rate
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HIV Epidemic 'Coming Under Control' in Nation with Top Rate

HIV Epidemic 'Coming Under Control' in Nation with Top Rate

The United States government says the HIV epidemic is "coming under control" in the country with the world's highest prevalence of HIV, Swaziland.

CDC Says More Americans With HIV Have Their Virus Under Control

CDC Says More Americans With HIV Have Their Virus Under Control

Jul 28
Of the estimated 1.1 million people living with HIV in the United States, 85 percent were diagnosed and knew they had HIV, and 49 percent had the virus under control through HIV treatment.

July 28 is World Hepatitis Day

July 28 is World Hepatitis Day

Jul 28
July 28, 2017 is World Hepatitis Day, and around the world and around the United States organizations and individuals come together on this day to raise awareness of the global burden of viral hepatitis and to influence change.

Salk Scientists Solve Longstanding Biological Mystery of DNA Organization

Salk Scientists Solve Longstanding Biological Mystery of DNA Organization

Jul 28
Scientists at the Salk Institute and the University of California, San Diego, have for the first time provided an unprecedented view of the 3D structure of human chromatin -- the combination of DNA and proteins -- in the nucleus of living human cells.

Janssen Enters Collaboration with Bavarian Nordic To Develop Vaccines Against Hepatitis B Virus And HIV-1

Janssen Enters Collaboration with Bavarian Nordic To Develop Vaccines Against Hepatitis B Virus And HIV-1

Jul 28
Janssen Pharmaceuticals has teamed up with Bavarian Nordic to develop potential new vaccine regimens against hepatitis B virus HIV-1.

'Obamacare' Repeal Reeling After Senate Defeat

'Obamacare' Repeal Reeling After Senate Defeat

Jul 28
Dealing a serious blow to President Donald Trump's agenda, the Senate early Friday rejected a measure to repeal parts of former President Barack Obama's health care law after a night of high suspense in the U.S. Capitol.

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Experts Focus on Innovative Solutions to Speed Progress Against HIV Among Youth

Experts Focus on Innovative Solutions to Speed Progress Against HIV Among Youth

Jul 27
The world has made great strides in reducing the impact of HIV, and AIDS-related deaths are on the decline in every age group -- except among adolescents. New UNAIDS estimates show that young people continue to be at elevated risk for HIV globally.


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GOP Health Bill Still a Mystery Before Planned Vote

GOP Health Bill Still a Mystery Before Planned Vote

The Senate will move forward with a key vote this week on a Republican health bill but it's not yet known whether the legislation will seek to replace President Barack Obama's health care law or simply repeal it.

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Workout: Weighting In On Routine

Workout: Weighting In On Routine

The body needs to be challenged in order to grow, just like our minds do. If you learned the same lesson over and over each day, after a while the routine would become a bore and stop benefiting you.