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 Peers Best at Convincing High-Risk Individuals to Get HIV Test: Study http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/692457/ Study found people referred this way were 2.5 times more likely to be infected Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Less Than Half of HIV-Positive U.S. Hispanics Are Getting Proper Care http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/692571/ CDC report also finds just 37 percent have the virus under control Thu, 9 Oct 2014 14:00:00 -0400 2nd Baby 'Cured' of HIV Suffers Relapse http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/692349/ Doctors report levels of AIDS-causing virus rose just two weeks after drug treatment was stopped Fri, 3 Oct 2014 07:00:00 -0400 HIV May Have Emerged in Congo in 1920s: Study http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/692312/ Railways, prostitution could have helped spread the AIDS-causing virus decades ago, researchers say Thu, 2 Oct 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Half of HIV-Positive Gay Men in U.S. Aren't Getting Proper Treatment http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/692110/ CDC report recommends greater effort to boost HIV testing and retain patients in care Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Behavioral Counseling Urged for Teens, Young Adults at Risk for STDs http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691925/ 'Intensive' instruction most effective for curbing dangerous practices, U.S. health experts say Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:00:00 -0400 California Trees Harbor Fungus Deadly to People With HIV http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691045/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/689689/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/689302/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/689290/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/689301/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/689143/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/688174/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/687881/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/687157/ Large study of French children found either small or no increase depending on specific med Tue, 29 Apr 2014 17:00:00 -0400