HIV/AIDs

Top AIDS Researchers Killed in Malaysia Airlines Crash

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Possibly one-third of the passengers aboard the Malaysia Airlines flight 17 that was shot down Thursday over the Eastern Ukraine were top AIDS researchers. Among the perished are World Health Organization advisor Glenn Thomas as well as research giant and lauded humanitarian Dr. Joep Lange and...

Size DOES Matter: Study Finds Men With Large Penises Less Likely to Use Condoms

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Crave a man whose magic stick is, well, verrrrrry magical? Researchers at Hunter College’s Center for HIV Educational Studies and Training (CHEST) in New York City may make you think twice before getting it on with a guy whose penis is larger than average. In...

In Case You Missed It: Magic Johnson Documentary The Announcement

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If, like me, you were too busy checking for Oprah’s interview with Whitney Houston’s family to watch much of anything else on Sunday night, you missed out on a documentary that has critics talking and HIV/AIDS activists offering praise. The good news: it will re-air...

Study: HIV Rates For Urban Black Women 5 Times Higher Than Previously Thought

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Troubling news in the fight against HIV/AIDs. According to a new study by Johns Hopkins, infection rates among black women in urban cities is five times higher than previously thought. The data comes from ongoing studies of women in six urban “hot spots”–Baltimore; Atlanta; Raleigh-Durham; Washington...