HIV

WHO Says Vaccine Hesitancy A Top Ten Global Threat

(CNN) - According to the World Heath Organization, the biggest health threats in 2019 include HIV, Ebola, and climate change. There's also a surprising new threat on this year's list: Vaccine hesitancy. The news comes amid new outbreaks of…

Lawsuit: CVS Revealed HIV Status of 6,000 Patients

(CNN) - CVS health is being sued for allegedly revealing the HIV status of six thousand patients in Ohio. The complaint was filed in federal court on March 21st. The patients in question were part of Ohio's HIV drug assistance…

Weekly HIV Drug Replaces Daily Doses

  In Your Health Minute, patients with HIV could soon replace their HIV daily medications with a once a week pill. Scientists at MIT developed a capsule that…

Harvard honors Elton John for efforts to fight HIV, AIDS

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Elton John has been honored at Harvard University for his philanthropic efforts to fight HIV and AIDS.The 70-year-old singer was awarded the Harvard Foundation's Peter J. Gomes Humanitarian Award in a ceremony Monday. Previous winners include…

Vaccines Linked to Higher Education for Girls

Improving child vaccine rates could improve school attendance in developing countries. Adolescent girls in low income nations are less likely to go to school than boys, especially if they are caring for siblings who are sick. But, a new Standford…

Mayor Tomlinson to Attend Rise Above HIV Benefit

The International AIDS Candlelight Memorial is much more than just a memorial. The International AIDS Candlelight Memorial serves as a community mobilization campaign to raise social consciousness about HIV and AIDS. With 33 million people living with HIV With 33…

Apple Releases Red iPhone7 for Cause

Apple launched a new partnership addition on Tuesday. The company began raising awareness and funds for the (Red) campaign in 2006 with the iPod Nano. Since 2006, the company has raised over $130 for the campaign with (Red) branded products.…