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.
Number of HIV diagnoses among younger gay men increased from 2002 to 2011.
Australian company working with condom manufacturer to combine anti-viral gel with lubricant.
Virologists recently confirmed a 2001 finding that a flavor-enhancing molecule in the sauce could potentially be used to treat HIV.
Health officials in Prince George’s County are sponsoring an event designed to promote AIDS awareness.
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.
Approximately 8,000 of people are expected to participate in the 27th annual AIDS Walk in Washington.
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.
Two movie theaters in Prince George’s County are airing public service announcements aimed at promoting safe sexual behavior.
A medical breakthrough could save millions of lives. A child born HIV positive is now cured, and Hopkins doctors are behind the research.
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.
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.