A new report stressed the importance of acquiring penicillin to treat rheumatic fever in certain regions of the world.
The authors of the latest UN Report revealed that from 2001 to 2012, the global world experienced a 33 percent decline in new HIV infections for adults and children.
In near future, a promising new AIDS vaccine may be able to completely eradicate HIV viruses from the body, a new study has claimed.
A Missouri man is accused of knowingly transmitting HIV virus to his sexual partner as well as 300 more people in two states.
The AIDS virus can be used to treat genetic diseases, according to Italian scientists.
The World Health Organization has proposed a new set of guidelines that push for faster treatment administered to HIV positive patients with the goal of stoping the HIV/AIDS pandemic.
The American Medical Association voted to end the ban on gay men from donating blood.
Researchers found that the younger someone is, the less likely that person will know if he or she is infected with HIV.
Researchers found that when drug users took a daily AIDS drug, they lowered their chances of getting infected with the virus.
A recent spike in HIV cases among Navajo people, are leaving doctors increasingly concerned that the virus is reemerging on the reservation, particularly among gay men who miss early detection of the virus, according to a report.
The U.S. Preventative Services Task Force and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend HIV screening at age 15.
Unlike gene therapy, which has been promising, this treatment should be easier to mass distribute and more affordable.
A large-scale HIV study that started in 2009 was cancelled due to the lack of evidence that the experiment had potential benefits in preventing HIV.
Alicia Keys is working with the Kaiser Family Foundation on a global campaign to raise awareness of HIV, the virus that causes AIDS.
Scientists may have finally discovered the reason why circumcision drastically lowers a man's chances catching HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases like genital warts and herpes.