Read full article [ close ] One out of every two black men who have sex with men, and one in four Hispanic men who have sex with men, will be diagnosed with HIV at some point in their lives if diagnosis rates remain the same, a new analysis released Tuesday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows.
For white men who have sex with men, the rate will be one in 11 people, the CDC said.
Read full article [ close ] NEW YORK (AP) — About half of gay and bisexual black men will be diagnosed with the AIDS virus in their lifetime, according to new government estimates.
Michael Reed has been named the company's senior vice president of research and development and chief science officer.
Read full article [ close ] Mali has increased vigilance along its border with Guinea, where Ebola has likely killed four people after re-emerging in the country's south, reports said on Thursday.
According to Dr Sakoba Keita, National Coordinator of the fight against Ebola in Guinea, Mali's move would likely prevent Guineans from travelling to the capital, Bamako to seek medical atttention.
Some revelations can be as small as learning that your partner had a sixth finger as a child.
But, others can mean finding out something more serious, like learning that your partner has human immunodeficiency virus, more commonly known as HIV.
Read full article [ close ] Last year's announcement by actor Charlie Sheen that he had been diagnosed with HIV put renewed attention on the disease that causes AIDS. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said.