Tag: centers for disease control and prevention

Knowing the stats, finding help

Despite the perception, suicide rate is usually down during the holidays. But the statistics are still alarming One of the biggest myths about suicide apparently is that people are more likely to kill themselves during the...

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Knowledge is power

A generation of young people have never known a world without AIDS, but their complacency means new infections continue People who weren’t yet born when AIDS first emerged are today most at risk for becoming HIV positive — an...

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UN urges more funds for early HIV treatment

Report comes on heels of study showing medicines dramatically reduce spread of virus EDITH M. LEDERER | Associated Press UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations AIDS agency on Friday urged increased funding for early treatment of...

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Study: Pill helps gay men avoid HIV infection

Experts call Truvada research ‘a major milestone’ but warn that condoms remain the ‘first line of defense’ MARILYNN MARCHIONE  |  Associated Press MILWAUKEE — Scientists have an exciting breakthrough in...

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