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LONDON (AP) — Chris Gard says his son Charlie won't live to see his first birthday, which is less than two weeks away.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The United States government says the HIV epidemic is "coming under control" in the country with the world's highest prevalence of HIV, Swaziland. Monday's statement by the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, or PEPFAR, says new HIV infections in...
A South African girl born with the AIDS virus has kept her infection suppressed for more than eight years after stopping anti-HIV medicines — more evidence that early treatment can occasionally cause a long remission that, if it lasts, would be a form of cure. Her case was...
A South African girl born with the AIDS virus has kept her infection suppressed for more than eight years after stopping anti-HIV medicines. Doctors say this is more evidence that early treatment can occasionally cause a long remission that, if it lasts, would be a form of cure...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate will move forward with a key vote this week on a Republican health bill but it's not yet known whether the legislation will seek to replace President Barack Obama's health care law or simply repeal it. Sen. John Thune of South Dakota, the third-...
(from SASR) Senior Adults Specialty Research has announced it is actively recruiting participants for a clinical research study designed to evaluate the safety and potential efficacy of an investigational medication to determine whether it slows the progression of symptoms of...
(from AAP) Despite significant progress in recent years, a new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) says the nation remains incompletely equipped to respond to children’s unique medical needs in the wake of disasters. Children are particularly vulnerable to...
The rarest form of Alzheimer's ravages generations as families pass down gene mutations that trigger the disease in people in their 30s, 40s or 50s. Now, ahead of a major Alzheimer's research meeting, dozens of these families met face to face for the first time, and asked...
The year's first case of West Nile Virus in Texas has been reported. (additional information from the Texas Department of State Health Services: DSHS) DSHS won’t release additional personal details in order to protect the patient’s identity. To reduce the chances of a mosquito...