UMd. Event Highlights Infectious Disease ResearchSome 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.
Free AIDS Testing Available For World AIDS DayWorld 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.
CDC: 110 Million Americans Have STDs At Any Given TimeNearly 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.
Moveable Feast Provides Baltimore Patients With ‘Food As Medicine’ For 25 YearsWhen 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.
Study: HIV Diagnoses Drop In US, But Increase In Young Gay MenNumber of HIV diagnoses among younger gay men increased from 2002 to 2011.
HIV-Killing Condom Could Launch In Next Few MonthsAustralian company working with condom manufacturer to combine anti-viral gel with lubricant.
Soy Sauce May Hold Secret Ingredient In Treatment Of HIV/AIDSVirologists recently confirmed a 2001 finding that a flavor-enhancing molecule in the sauce could potentially be used to treat HIV.
Stranger Stabs Woman On Greyhound Bus, Yells That He Has AIDSBus attack! A woman is stabbed multiple times while riding a Greyhound bus in Baltimore. The stranger who did it is on the loose.
Prince George's County Hosts AIDS Awareness EventHealth officials in Prince George's County are sponsoring an event designed to promote AIDS awareness.
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.
Hopkins Pediatrician Says Toddler’s HIV Cure Should Be ReplicableA medical breakthrough could save millions of lives. A child born HIV positive is now cured, and Hopkins doctors are behind the research.
Baltimore City Observes World AIDS DayAIDS 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.