Truvada New Weapon in Battle Against HIV [Video]

Truvada New Weapon in Battle Against HIV [Video]

The battle against the ┬áHIV/AIDS epidemic is now being fought with a new weapon in Truvada. The Food and Drug Administration, (FDA) for the first time, has approved a drug treatment that will prevent infection in healthy people. This is a drug which works by lowering the amount of virus in the blood of HIV […]

A Pill of HIV Prevention in Lieu of a Cure

A Pill of HIV Prevention in Lieu of a Cure

Is an ounce of prevention worth a pound of cure? The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) hopes so, although in this case it is a prevention pill in lieu of a non-existent AIDS or HIV cure. The CDC is recommending that those at high risk for contracting HIV take medicine to cut […]