The Manhattan District Attorney’s office says the 58-year-old Hemrajani prescribed medications for the virus that causes AIDS without determining whether the patients had it.
More than 110,000 people in New York City are infected with HIV, more than in any other U.S. city and about 75 percent of all cases in the state.
In this Eye on New York segment, CBS 2’s Dana Tyler speaks with Vanity Fair Fashion Market Editor Michael Carla bout the annual “Fashion For Action” event to help fight homelessness and AIDS.
Health officials say the number of new AIDS cases in New York City declined by 25 percent in 2011, a possible outcome of improved medical care.
For nearly the past twenty years, the Long Island Minority AIDS Coalition has been offering free anonymous HIV testing on college campuses.
In this Eye on New York segment, CBS 2′s Dana Tyler examines the role that HIV and AIDS play in the city.
22 million people in Africa have AIDS, but that’s only the official count. The actual number is likely much much higher, since many shun testing out of fear.
The case is considered extremely rare, but some health officials noted that there is no strict policy for when live donors should be tested for the AIDS virus before a transplant.
Help take a stand against the spread of HIV & AIDS by supporting the Bailey House Auction and Party on Wednesday, February 23rd at the Lexington Avenue Armory.
Scientists have an exciting breakthrough in the fight against AIDS.
President Barack Obama got heckled at a fundraiser Wednesday night by protesters pushing for more funding for AIDS programs and quicker action to allow gays to serve openly in the military.
A New York City teacher who was suspended for allowing students to use sexually explicit language in a class on HIV/AIDS has settled her claim against the city for $45,000.
NEW YORK (CBS) ―Researchers are reporting a breakthrough against AIDS. A vaginal gel containing an AIDS drug cut in half a woman’s chances of getting HIV from an infected partner. The results need to be […]
NEW YORK (CBS) ―Provocative new research shows that treating people with the AIDS virus can provide a powerful bonus: It cuts the risk that they will infect others. New infections plummeted in parts of Canada […]
TRENTON, N.J. (CBS/AP) - Some 950 HIV-positive patients in New Jersey will soon now longer receive free AIDS medications. The new budget enacted this month will change income eligibility from $54,150 to $32,490 on Aug. 1. […]