Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Sexually Transmitted Diseases: AIDS/HIV Updates http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/ 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 wecare@smgnj.com wecare@smgnj.com 60 Hundreds With HIV Could Donate Organs to Others With HIV: Study http://127.0.0.1/healthday/article/699386/ Although ban was lifted on such surgeries in 2013, none has taken place, researchers say Thu, 14 May 2015 12:00:00 -0400 FDA Ready to Lift Ban on Blood Donations by Gay Men http://127.0.0.1/healthday/article/699358/ Studies from other countries show such donations wouldn't compromise blood supply, health officials say Tue, 12 May 2015 17:00:00 -0400 Experimental AIDS Vaccine Targets Hidden Virus http://127.0.0.1/healthday/article/698870/ HIV-infected patients appear to get an immune system boost, study found Wed, 29 Apr 2015 09:00:00 -0400 Drug-Related HIV Outbreak Spurs Nationwide Alert http://127.0.0.1/healthday/article/698782/ More than 140 cases of the AIDS-causing virus reported in rural Indiana Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:00:00 -0400 U.S. Agrees to Help Launch 'African CDC' http://127.0.0.1/healthday/article/698358/ Goal is to assist Africans to prevent, identify and respond to disease outbreaks Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:00:00 -0400 HIV-Infected People Often Do Well After Kidney Transplant http://127.0.0.1/healthday/article/697958/ Refuting common wisdom, research shows that these patients fared better than those with hepatitis C Fri, 3 Apr 2015 14:00:00 -0400 HIV Can Damage Brain Early On, Study Says http://127.0.0.1/healthday/article/697851/ Findings appear to underscore need for early diagnosis, treatment Thu, 2 Apr 2015 17:00:00 -0400 HIV Patients May Fare as Well as Others With Kidney Transplants http://127.0.0.1/healthday/article/697486/ But study also found that survival rates were lower if organ recipient also had hepatitis C Thu, 19 Mar 2015 17:00:00 -0400 Half of Known Strains of HIV Originated in Gorillas http://127.0.0.1/healthday/article/697033/ Two of four classes of the AIDS-causing virus arose in these large primates, international study finds Tue, 3 Mar 2015 07:00:00 -0500 Taking Pill Before, After Sex Cuts HIV Infection for Gay Men: Study http://127.0.0.1/healthday/article/696824/ Research suggests that Truvada doesn't need to be taken daily, but more study still needed Wed, 25 Feb 2015 12:00:00 -0500 Most HIV Infections Come From Undiagnosed or Untreated People: Study http://127.0.0.1/healthday/article/696720/ Findings suggest there's a long way to go in containing spread of the disease Mon, 23 Feb 2015 14:00:00 -0500 Some HIV Strains Cause Early Damage to Immune System, Study Finds http://127.0.0.1/healthday/article/696580/ These fast-replicating strains appear to result in quicker progression Thu, 19 Feb 2015 14:00:00 -0500 Doctors Pinpoint Why Child Who Appeared Free of HIV Suffered Relapse http://127.0.0.1/healthday/article/696622/ Virus hid deep within 'memory cells' of immune system, where it couldn't be detected Wed, 18 Feb 2015 17:00:00 -0500 Kidneys From HIV Donors May Be OK for HIV Patients, Study Finds http://127.0.0.1/healthday/article/696377/ South African researchers report 'impressive' results in 27 cases Wed, 11 Feb 2015 17:00:00 -0500 HPV Vaccination Does Not Appear to Boost Risky Teen Sex, Study Shows http://127.0.0.1/healthday/article/696297/ After its introduction, increase in STD rates was same in vaccinated, unvaccinated girls Mon, 9 Feb 2015 12:00:00 -0500