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 HIV Meds May Also Help Control Hepatitis C, Study Finds For people infected with both viruses, early treatment is critical, researchers report Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Scientists Snipped HIV Out of Human DNA Molecular tool might lead to more definitive treatment, but current research didn't treat patients, just cells Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Animal Experiments Shed Light on HIV's Ability to Hide Viral 'reservoir' in body develops earlier than thought, thwarting attempts at cure, scientists say Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:00:00 -0400 HIV Diagnoses Down in U.S., Except for Young Gay Males: CDC Messages about safe sex may be falling on deaf ears, researcher notes Mon, 21 Jul 2014 06:00:00 -0400 Many Sexually Active U.S. Teens Not Tested for HIV: CDC Only 22 percent of those at risk get screened, and researchers think complacency may be why Fri, 18 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Those With HIV Living Longer, International Study Finds Deaths from AIDS-related causes, heart disease and liver disease have all dropped Fri, 18 Jul 2014 05:00:00 -0400 AIDS Epidemic May Be Subsiding: Report Number of new infections, deaths declining, while more with HIV getting lifesaving medications Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Mississippi Girl Thought Cured of HIV Shows Signs of Infection After more than two years of no drug therapy, she's back on medication; development disappoints doctors, researchers Fri, 11 Jul 2014 06:00:00 -0400 HIV Patients Less Likely to Get Cancer Treatment: Study Challenges in managing side effects may prompt some doctors to treat tumors less aggressively, researchers suggest Tue, 1 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Study: Common HIV Drug May Boost Suicide Risk Patients taking efavirenz should be assessed for depression, researchers say Mon, 30 Jun 2014 17:00:00 -0400 HIV Prevention Drug Truvada Might Lower Genital Herpes Risk, Too But effect isn't strong enough to make it a stand-alone preventive treatment for herpes, expert says Mon, 30 Jun 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Many Unaware of Their HIV Status Until It's Advanced ER study also finds high proportion without health insurance Thu, 26 Jun 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Kids More Likely Than Adults To Be Resistant to HIV Meds: Study Fortunately, most infected youngsters with respond to newer medicines, researchers say Tue, 27 May 2014 16:00:00 -0400 CDC Urges Anti-HIV Pill for People at High Risk of Infection Targeted groups include people with an infected partner or those who don't practice safe sex Thu, 15 May 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Slightly Higher Risk of Birth Defects Seen in Pregnant Women on HIV Drugs Large study of French children found either small or no increase depending on specific med Tue, 29 Apr 2014 17:00:00 -0400