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Social media use can encourage STD testing|
Date: 2013-09-16 11:43:39
Researchers from the University of California, Los Angeles have found that using social media can be a strong tool to encourage people at risk for sexually transmitted diseases to get STD tests. While the study only involved those diagnosed with the human immunodeficiency virus, similar programs may also be effective for other STDs.
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Antiretroviral drugs may reduce HIV infections for uninfected partners|
Date: 2013-09-12 17:58:23
For partners of people infected with the human immunodeficiency virus, antiretroviral drugs may provide a shield against infections. A study funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation showed that taking the drugs, which are normally used to treat people who are HIV positive, can reduce infection rates.
Protection from HIV infections...
Phase 1 successful in HIV vaccine testing|
Date: 2013-09-10 18:02:12
The first phase of a trial for a vaccine against human immunodeficiency virus has proven successful, according to an announcement from Sumagen Canada Inc. and Western University of Ontario earlier this week. The group now plans to move on to Phase 2 and Phase 3 of testing.
Which states have the highest rates of Lyme disease?|
Date: 2013-09-10 14:47:19
Lyme disease, an infection that comes from deer tick bites, causes a wide array of symptoms and can be difficult to treat. While it can be diagnosed through lab tests, knowing where it is most prevalent can allow for steps to be taken to avoid exposure.
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