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On National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, We're Our Brothers' Keeper

Feb 5
The 16th annual National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD) is being observed on Saturday, February 7. As has been the case for the past several years, the theme for NBHAAD in 2015 is: "I Am My Brother's/Sister's Keeper: FIGHT HIV/AIDS!"

Zika-Mania: Virus Continues to Wreak Havoc Across Americas

By Beth J. Harpaz | Feb 4
Some travelers are trading in Caribbean and Latin American vacations for ski trips and Hawaii as they rethink destination weddings, babymoons and other getaways in light of the Zika virus.

HIV Infection Higher Among Blacks and Latinos for Decades

Feb 4
Compared to whites, the rate of new HIV infection is about eight times higher among Blacks and about three times higher among Hispanics.

Congress: Drugmakers Planned Price Hikes to Boost Profits

By Matthew Perrone and Tom Murphy | Feb 3
Two drugmakers made a practice of buying and then dramatically hiking the prices of low-cost drugs given to patients with life-threatening conditions including heart disease, AIDS and cancer, according to documents released by federal lawmakers.

Transgender Vets Suffer Higher Rates of Mental and Medical Health Issues

Feb 3
A research team led by George Brown of Mountain Home Veterans Affairs Medical Center has found that transgender patients have more psychiatric and medical health outcome disparities.

Gratitude, The Most Important Resolution Of All

Feb 3
One of the most important skills for emotional well being is that of gratitude. Dr. Monisha Vasa shares her quick and easy ways to encourage an attitude of gratitude in our kids.

Healthy Hotels

By Kelli Kennedy | Feb 2
Hotels expand options to keep guests healthy on the road.

A Cosmetic Surgery Consult - From Your Phone

By Winnie McCroy | Feb 2
A new app allows you to consider plastic surgery and non-invasive options for cosmetic procedures.

Gilead Faces Legal Action Over Hep C Drug Price Gouging

By EDGE | Feb 2
Amidst allegations of price gouging, Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey has promised to take legal action against Gilead if it doesn't cut the price of its antiviral hepatitis C and HIV meds Sovaldi and Harvoni.

With FDA Approval, PRO 140 Could Make HAART A Weekly Injection

By EDGE | Feb 2
After decades of taking multiple pills day-in and day-out, the HIV infected could finally take a break, substituting injections for pills.

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