Top News: #HIV

Here are the top read news for #HIV:


HIVHIV flushed out by cancer drug:

HIV can be flushed out of its hiding places in the body using a cancer drug, researchers show. Read more


Studies Confirm That Early Drugs Halt AIDS, Prevent Spread:

Two big studies detailed Monday confirm that earlier treatment for the AIDS virus not only keeps people healthy, but prevents them from infecting others. Read more


teenager_hivTeenager controls HIV infection without drugs for more than 12 years:

(CNN)A French teenager infected at birth with HIV has shown the ability to control levels of the infection in her body — without being on antiretroviral treatment. Read more

hivFDA Approves First Assay That Differentiates HIV Types:

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first-ever diagnostic test that differentiates between types of HIV infection. Read more


Louis Arevalo holds his Truvada pills. The drug Truvada, used to halt HIV infection, has been shown to be over 90 percent effective when used correctly. Photo by Heidi de Marco/KHNWhy the anti-HIV pill is a hard sell to the Latino community:

LOS ANGELES – Late on a Friday night at The New Jalisco Bar downtown, a drag show featuring dancers dressed in sequined leotards and feathered headdresses had drawn a crowd — most of them gay Latino men. Read more