Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Sexually Transmitted Diseases: AIDS/HIV Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Sexually Transmitted Diseases: AIDS/HIV from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 Scientists Map DNA of Deadly Fungus <i>Cryptococcus neoformans</i> can be especially threatening to people with weak immune systems Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Driving Ability May Falter With Age in HIV-Positive Adults Small study looked at mental skills, simulator testing Fri, 4 Apr 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Study Adds to Signs Linking HIV to Heart Trouble Coronary artery disease seen in men who were taking meds for advanced HIV infection Mon, 31 Mar 2014 17:00:00 -0400 HIV-Positive Inmates Benefit From Drug Treatment, Study Says Suppressing virus during jail time might reduce its spread after release, researchers suggest Mon, 31 Mar 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Hepatitis C Patients With HIV May Face Higher Risk of Liver Disease Study's finding held true even for those doing well on treatment for AIDS-causing virus Wed, 19 Mar 2014 09:00:00 -0400 HIV Transmission Between Women Rare, But Possible: CDC Case report shows uninfected woman was infected with the virus by her female partner Thu, 13 Mar 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Vaginal Gel Might Prevent HIV Hours After Exposure Lab tests with monkeys look promising, study says Wed, 12 Mar 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Doctors Cautiously Optimistic About 'Cure' for HIV-Infected Babies Report on second child raises hope that early, aggressive treatment may be game changer for these infants Thu, 6 Mar 2014 14:00:00 -0500 Gene Therapy for Controlling HIV Shows Early Promise Small study hints treatment could someday help patients fight AIDS virus without drugs Wed, 5 Mar 2014 17:00:00 -0500 Long-Acting HIV Drug May Offer Better Protection Against Infection In monkey studies, shots guarded against disease for human equivalent of up to three months Tue, 4 Mar 2014 17:00:00 -0500 Kids Born With HIV May Face Heart Risks Later, Study Suggests Doctors should watch for signs of cardiovascular disease, researcher says Thu, 27 Feb 2014 14:00:00 -0500 Kids' Checkups Should Include Cholesterol, Depression Tests, Doctors Say HIV screening also recommended under revised American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines Mon, 24 Feb 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Higher HIV Infection Rates Seen in Mental Health Patients: Study People seeking psych help had 16 times the rate of AIDS virus infection than general U.S. population Thu, 13 Feb 2014 16:00:00 -0500 Only 1 in 3 HIV-Infected Black Americans Gets Effective Treatment: Study CDC says just 35 percent have the virus under control; young black males have lowest treatment rates Thu, 6 Feb 2014 16:00:00 -0500 Many Young Americans With HIV Delay Treatment: Study By waiting, they risk further harm to their health, researchers say Tue, 4 Feb 2014 09:00:00 -0500