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UMd. Event Highlights Infectious Disease Research

Some of the nation’s leading infectious-disease fighters are speaking at an event in Baltimore highlighting efforts to stop the spread of Ebola and AIDS.

12/12/2014

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Free AIDS Testing Available For World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day is Dec. 1 and in an effort to bring awareness and information to the public about HIV and AIDS, free HIV testing and health clinics will be offered across various locations in Maryland.

12/01/2014

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CDC: 110 Million Americans Have STDs At Any Given Time

Nearly 20 million cases of a sexually transmitted disease infection are reported each year in the United States and the number could be higher because many sufferers don’t show symptoms.

10/08/2014

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Moveable Feast Provides Baltimore Patients With ‘Food As Medicine’ For 25 Years

When AIDS first spread, its victims were treated as outcasts. The sick found it hard to care for themselves and few people were willing to help.

08/20/2014

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Study: HIV Diagnoses Drop In US, But Increase In Young Gay Men

Number of HIV diagnoses among younger gay men increased from 2002 to 2011.

07/24/2014

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HIV-Killing Condom Could Launch In Next Few Months

Australian company working with condom manufacturer to combine anti-viral gel with lubricant.

07/23/2014

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Soy Sauce May Hold Secret Ingredient In Treatment Of HIV/AIDS

Virologists recently confirmed a 2001 finding that a flavor-enhancing molecule in the sauce could potentially be used to treat HIV.

05/09/2014

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Stranger Stabs Woman On Greyhound Bus, Yells That He Has AIDS

Bus attack! A woman is stabbed multiple times while riding a Greyhound bus in Baltimore. The stranger who did it is on the loose.

12/06/2013

Red Ribbon, Aids, HIV

Prince George’s County Hosts AIDS Awareness Event

Health officials in Prince George’s County are sponsoring an event designed to promote AIDS awareness.

12/02/2013

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Thousands Expected For AIDS Walk In D.C.

Approximately 8,000 of people are expected to participate in the 27th annual AIDS Walk in Washington.

10/26/2013

Hopkins Children's Hospital

Hopkins Pediatrician Says Toddler’s HIV Cure Should Be Replicable

A medical breakthrough could save millions of lives. A child born HIV positive is now cured, and Hopkins doctors are behind the research.

03/04/2013

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Baltimore City Observes World AIDS Day

AIDS was first recognized 31 years ago. Medical advancements and education has helped in the fight against the disease, but cities like Baltimore are an example that there’s still a long way to go.

12/01/2012

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