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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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New HIV Cases Continue Dropping In Anne Arundel

Anne Arundel County officials have reported 42 new cases of HIV so far this year, or 50 fewer than the number of new infections five years ago.

11/30/2013

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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

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Medical Marijuana Off To Slow Start In D.C.

Advocates for medical marijuana in the District of Columbia say the city’s strict rules are having a chilling effect on the use of the drug.

10/23/2013

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2 Prince George’s Theaters To Air HIV Awareness Ads

Two movie theaters in Prince George’s County are airing public service announcements aimed at promoting safe sexual behavior.

10/19/2013

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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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Hopkins Doctor Says Baby Born With HIV Apparently Cured

A baby born with the virus that causes AIDS appears to have been cured, scientists announced Sunday, describing the case of a child from Mississippi who’s now 2 1/2 and has been off medication for about a year with no signs of infection.

03/03/2013

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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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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.

09/18/2012

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Lawsuit Over False HIV Diagnosis Settled In D.C.

A District of Columbia health clinic specializing in HIV and AIDS has settled a lawsuit that accused a staff member of mistakenly telling a patient he was HIV-positive.

08/13/2012

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Baltimore Co. Man Charged With Having Sex With 13-Year-Old Boy, Giving Him HIV

Despicable allegations against a Baltimore County man. He’s charged with having sex with a young teen. And according to charging documents, he gave the boy the AIDS virus.

07/26/2012

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NAACP Develops HIV Manual For Black Churches

Houston pastor Timothy W. Sloan works with a group of pastors to develop a manual for church leaders on talking about HIV with their congregations.

07/23/2012

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