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During Ramadan, Late-Night Gyms Boom in the Gaza Strip

By Elizabeth Rosenthal |
It remains an open question whether virtual medicine will prove a valuable, convenient adjunct to health care. Or, instead, will it be a way for the U.S. profit-driven health care ...

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CDC Director Praises Alabama HIV Clinic Ahead of Campaign

CDC Director Praises Alabama HIV Clinic Ahead of Campaign

| By Blake Paterson | Jun 17
As the federal government prepares to launch an ambitious initiative to end the HIV epidemic, the director of the Centers for Disease Control on Friday applauded an Alabama HIV clinic's commitment to providing health services to rural communities.

How Trump Administration Rule Would Undo Health Care Protections for LGBTQ Patients

How Trump Administration Rule Would Undo Health Care Protections for LGBTQ Patients

| By Emmarie Huetteman | Jun 14
A new Trump administration proposal would change the civil rights rules dictating whether providers must care for patients who are transgender or have had an abortion.

'5B' Documentary Tells Story of Pioneering AIDS Caretakers

'5B' Documentary Tells Story of Pioneering AIDS Caretakers

| By Katie Campione | Jun 13
The impact of San Francisco General Hospital's ward 5B — the first hospital division dedicated to treating people with AIDS — has far outlasted its existence.

Kentucky Man Convicted of Leaking Singapore HIV Patient Data

Kentucky Man Convicted of Leaking Singapore HIV Patient Data

| Jun 6
A federal jury in Kentucky has convicted a man of leaking a database of HIV patients from the Singapore government.

Mutation That Protects Against HIV Raises Death Rate

Mutation That Protects Against HIV Raises Death Rate

| By Malcolm Ritter | Jun 3
People with a DNA mutation that reduces their chance of HIV infection may die sooner, according to a study that suggests tinkering with a gene to try to fix one problem may cause others.

HIV Positive Transgender Migrant Dies Shortly After Weeks in ICE Custody

HIV Positive Transgender Migrant Dies Shortly After Weeks in ICE Custody

| By Sam Cronin | Jun 3
El Salvadorian transgender woman Johana Medina Leon, 25, died in a medical facility in Texas Saturday, four days after being released from Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody.

Police: Pakistani Man Kills HIV Positive Wife

Police: Pakistani Man Kills HIV Positive Wife

| May 30
Pakistan's police say they have arrested a man who killed his HIV-positive wife and hung her body from a tree in southern Sindh province, where hundreds of people have tested positive for the virus.

Ex-Nurse Accused of Raping Patient Appeals HIV Testing Order

Ex-Nurse Accused of Raping Patient Appeals HIV Testing Order

| By Jacques Billeaud | May 21
A former nurse charged with sexually assaulting an incapacitated woman who later gave birth at a Phoenix long-term care facility has appealed a court order requiring a test to determine if he has HIV or other sexually transmitted diseases.

About 500 People Test Positive for HIV in Pakistani District

About 500 People Test Positive for HIV in Pakistani District

| By Muhammad Farooq | May 17
A local physician who has AIDS has since been arrested and is being investigated for possibly intentionally infecting patients.

Drugmaker Will Donate Meds for US Push to End HIV Epidemic

Drugmaker Will Donate Meds for US Push to End HIV Epidemic

| May 10
The Health and Human Services Department announced Thursday that California-Based Gilead Sciences Inc. has agreed to donate medications that reduce the risk of HIV transmission for up to 200,000 people a year.

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