AIDS

President Barack Obama

Obama Heckled At NYC Fundraiser

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.

09/22/2010

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Teacher Settles Suit Against NYC

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.

08/31/2010

aids

Study: Anti-AIDS Gel Helps Prevent Infection

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 […]

07/28/2010

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Study: Treating HIV Also Prevents Its Spread

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 […]

07/28/2010

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NJ Cuts Access To Free AIDS Drug

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. […]

07/28/2010

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