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 Half of Known Strains of HIV Originated in Gorillas http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/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://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/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://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/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://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/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://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/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://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/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://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/696297/ After its introduction, increase in STD rates was same in vaccinated, unvaccinated girls Mon, 9 Feb 2015 12:00:00 -0500 Smartphone Device Detects HIV, Syphilis http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/696139/ Low-cost accessory replicates laboratory-based blood test, researchers report Wed, 4 Feb 2015 14:00:00 -0500 Depo-Provera Linked to Higher HIV Risk, Researchers Find http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/695338/ Whether 'birth control shot' increases risk or if risk is from less condom use isn't clear, expert says Fri, 9 Jan 2015 12:00:00 -0500 Global Life Expectancy Continues to Climb http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694709/ Women have slightly greater gains than men, study finds Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:00:00 -0500 Syphilis on the Rise Among Gay, Bisexual Men: CDC http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694722/ Rates of chlamydia dip for the first time in 30 years Tue, 16 Dec 2014 17:00:00 -0500 FDA Advisors Not Sold on Lifting Ban on Gay Men Giving Blood http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694297/ But American Red Cross, other groups urge easing restrictions due to better blood screening Wed, 3 Dec 2014 16:00:00 -0500 CDC Endorses Circumcision for Health Reasons http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694260/ Says benefits, including reduced chances of sexually transmitted diseases, outweigh risks Tue, 2 Dec 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Is HIV Becoming Less Contagious? http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694205/ Study from Africa suggests virus is evolving Mon, 1 Dec 2014 16:00:00 -0500 Most Americans With HIV Don't Have Virus Under Control, CDC Says http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694100/ U.S. experts cite indifference, lack of access to care Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:00:00 -0500