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 California Trees Harbor Fungus Deadly to People With HIV A 13-year-old's science fair project helped the discovery along, researchers say Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -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 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