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U.S. syphilis cases climbed for the seventh straight year in 2007, and increases in the disease among gay men and blacks largely contributed, government researchers reported Wednesday.
2008/3/14
At least one in four teenage girls in the United States has a sexually transmitted disease, or more than 3 million teens, according to the first study of its kind in this age group.
2008/3/12
After more than half a century of debate and bedroom exploration, a row about the location of the fabled G spot may be settled at last, the British weekly New Scientist says.
2008/2/21
Several promising, large-scale trials trying to prevent the spread of HIV have produced sobering results, as researchers discussed at a meeting last week, but longer-term data on new treatments are proving encouraging.
2008/2/15
Using a condom is still the safest protection against AIDS, United Nations health agencies said Friday after Swiss researchers claimed patients on retroviral drugs do not transmit the virus.
2008/2/3
The AIDS virus has hideouts deep in the immune system that today’s drugs cannot reach. Now scientists finally have discovered how HIV builds one of those fortresses — and they are exploring whether a drug already used to fight a parasite in developing countries just might hold a key to break in.
2008/2/2
AIDS patients who take effective retroviral drugs do not pass on the virus even through unprotected sex, Switzerland’s state commission on the disease claimed on Wednesday.
2008/2/1
Researchers dedicated to finding a gel or cream that could work invisibly to protect women from AIDS the way a condom does said on Wednesday they got permission from Pfizer Inc. to use its newest HIV drug.
2008/2/1
The majority of Taiwan’s male homosexuals surveyed recently in a Taiwan AIDS Foundation study do not use condoms while having oral sex with their partners, indicating insufficient awareness of HIV/AIDS among the gay community, the Department of Health (DOH) said Saturday.
2008/1/29
Brazil gives out Carnival condoms
Health officials on Sunday began distributing millions of condoms to fight the spread of AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases during Brazil’s five-day Carnival.
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