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 HIV Meds May Also Help Control Hepatitis C, Study Finds http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/689983/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/689944/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/689939/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/689903/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/689890/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/689883/ 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 http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/689828/ 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 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