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World AIDS Day 2019 [VIDEOS]

Sunday, December 1, marks the 31st annual World AIDS Day (WAD). It commemorates those lost to the epidemic and encourages people across the globe to join in the fight against HIV/AIDS.  This year’s theme is “Communities Make the Difference,” according to the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), which spearheads WAD. Download graphics like… Read More »

World first HIV positive sperm bank in NZ

The world’s first HIV positive sperm bank has been launched in New Zealand as efforts continue to reduce the stigma experienced by those living with the virus. Sperm Positive has begun with three male donors from across New Zealand who are living with HIV but have an undetectable viral load, meaning the amount of the… Read More »

Jail Using Medicine to Help Inmates Addicted to Drugs – U.S. News & World Report

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Jail Using Medicine to Help Inmates Addicted to Drugs  U.S. News & World Report CINCINNATI (AP) — The “dope boys” hang out near the jail awaiting newly freed inmates with addiction. They’ll hand you a free sample to get you back. "Medicine|Pharmacology" – Google News

Low-Fat Diet Could Be a Weapon Against Breast Cancer – U.S. News & World Report

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Low-Fat Diet Could Be a Weapon Against Breast Cancer  U.S. News & World Report A Low-Fat Diet May Lower the Risk of Dying from Breast Cancer  TIME Lower-fat diet reduces risk of dying from breast cancer, study says  Washington Post Low-fat diet helps reduce risk of dying from breast cancer, study finds  NBCNews.com Low-fat… Read More »

Why Is World Cancer Day Observed? Theme for 2019 and Significance of This Day Dedicated to Cancer Survivors Across the World

World cancer day theme and significance. (Photo Credit: Flickr) Cancer is a progressive disease that has been taking so many lives on earth, without any cure. The treatment consists of chemotherapy however with no certainty that it will work. Scientists and experts all across the world are trying to eradicate the disease and working towards… Read More »