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Calif. Health Officials Issue Alert After Likely HIV Porn Set Infection In Nev.

California public health officials have issued an alert after finding “very strong evidence” that an adult film actor became infected with HIV as a result of unprotected sex on an out-of-state film shoot.

12/29/2014

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CDC: 110 Million Americans Have STDs At Any Given Time

Nearly 20 million cases of a sexually transmitted disease infection are reported each year in the United States and the number could be higher because many sufferers don’t show symptoms.

10/08/2014

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Study: HIV Diagnoses Drop In US, But Increase In Young Gay Men

Number of HIV diagnoses among younger gay men increased from 2002 to 2011.

07/24/2014

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HIV-Killing Condom Could Launch In Next Few Months

Australian company working with condom manufacturer to combine anti-viral gel with lubricant.

07/23/2014

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Soy Sauce May Hold Secret Ingredient In Treatment Of HIV/AIDS

Virologists recently confirmed a 2001 finding that a flavor-enhancing molecule in the sauce could potentially be used to treat HIV.

05/09/2014

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Doctor Indicted For Unsafe Practices

A local urologist has been indicted by a federal grand jury for allegedly telling staffers to reuse needle guides.

10/03/2013

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HIV Test Prompts Proposal For Porn Film Moratorium

The adult film industry announced a moratorium on the making of porn films Wednesday after an actor tested positive for HIV.

08/21/2013

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Cops: Man Kills Wife Out Of Fear He Gave Her HIV From Prostitutes He Had Sex With

A man charged with fatally stabbing his wife and adult son in their suburban Phoenix home told investigators he carried out the killings out of a fear he had given his wife HIV from prostitutes he used to frequent and out of concern about what would become of his jobless son afterward.

04/10/2013

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Men Sentenced For Making Fake, Weak Pesticide That Claimed To Kill HIV

A Las Vegas company is getting fines and probation for a misbranded pesticide that claimed to kill HIV, bird flu and salmonella in air ducts but was highly diluted.

04/09/2013

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Men Plead Guilty To Making Fake Pesticide They Said Would Kill HIV

Two men have pleaded guilty in Las Vegas to making a misbranded pesticide that claimed to kill HIV, bird flu and salmonella in air ducts but was highly diluted.

12/03/2012

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