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Local Restaurants Partake In ‘Dining Out For Life’ To Benefit Moveable Feast

It’s called Dining Out for Life, and if you don’t have plans Thursday night you’ll have a chance to help a good cause.


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Sharon Stone, Bill Gates Join AIDS Events In D.C.

Sharon Stone, Bill Gates and other celebrities are heading to Washington to join the International AIDS Conference and raise funds for AIDS research.


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FDA Panel Backs First Pill To Block HIV Infection

The first drug shown to prevent HIV infection won the endorsement of a panel of federal advisers Thursday, clearing the way for a landmark approval in the 30-year fight against the virus that causes AIDS.


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Man Charged With Robbing Columbia CVS With Blood-Filled Syringe

A syringe filled with blood! That’s what a bizarre bandit used to steal thousands of dollars in prescription drugs from a Howard County pharmacy.


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Athletes Teach Students About HIV Through Project

In a classroom at Walker Jones Educational Center, four Howard track athletes, a George Washington soccer player and a former all-American sprinter from Georgetown push tiny desks and chairs against the walls to create a playground for the afternoon’s game. It’s called HIV Attacks!


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Coppin State Attempts To Raise HIV Awareness By Creating World’s Largest Red Ribbon

In the 30 years since AIDS and HIV was diagnosed in America, Baltimore has seen its new infection rate climb to be the fifth worst in the country.


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Baltimore Urges Residents To Get Tested For HIV

Doctors say thousands of people living in Maryland are HIV positive and they don’t even know it.



Md. School Of Medicine Makes Progress On HIV/AIDS Vaccine

Exciting news in medical research–a possible vaccine to prevent HIV/AIDS.


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University Of Maryland To Get AIDS Vaccine Funding

The University of Maryland School of Medicine is announcing a funding consortium to pay for preclinical development of an HIV/AIDS vaccine candidate.


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O’Malley To Join D.C.-Area Leaders At AIDS Summit

Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley is scheduled to join Washington-area leaders at a summit on reducing rates of HIV and AIDS.


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Md. Man Starts Project To Raise HIV/AIDS Awareness

During a visit to Greece in 2009, Michael Cambetes discovered a beautiful two-story, Victorian-style home, noting that most of the houses he saw were only one story. It had been left abandoned, rusty lock and all, and Cambetes, when asking around, soon learned the owner had died of AIDS — the first AIDS-related death on the island, he was told.