Getting Tested for HIV Helps Others

Getting Tested for HIV Helps Others

HIV stands for human immunodeficiency virus, and it is known to weaken the immune system by destroying cells that are important to the body, whose role is to fight diseases and infections. According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), they have reported about one in eight Americans are unaware they are infected with HIV. […]

HIV Virus Can Exist in Total Unawareness

HIV Virus Can Exist in Total Unawareness

The HIV virus can exist within someone with total unawareness. According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), approximately one-third of all transmissions comes from people who are unaware that they have this virus. On June 27, for the last twenty years, the annual National HIV Testing Day has been held.  Information released stated that […]

HIV’s Cure Is Within Grasp

HIV’s Cure Is Within Grasp

HIV’s cure is within grasp at the Scripps Research Institute. The Human Immunodeficiency Virus which causes the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) has killed 39 million people and continues to infect two million people per year. Although HIV and AIDS have been in and out of news cycles since the epidemic of the 80s, scientists believe they […]