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Va. eliminates waiting list for AIDS drug aid

In less than two years, Virginia has eliminated the waiting list for a program that helps low- income residents obtain AIDS medication.

Tuesday - 10/16/2012, 12:56pm EDT

Tags: The Washington Times

Aging AIDS epidemic raises new health questions

AIDS is graying. By the end of the decade, the government estimates, more than half of Americans living with HIV will be over 50. Even in developing countries, more people with the AIDS virus are surviving to middle age and beyond.

Friday - 07/27/2012, 08:42am EDT

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NIH pledges $5M toward dual heroin-HIV vaccine

The federal government is pledging $5 million toward a military medical researcher's work on a dual vaccine to treat heroin addiction and prevent infection with the AIDS virus.

Friday - 07/27/2012, 07:36am EDT

Tags: Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health, heroin,

Expert: D.C., Balto. need Africa-style 'War on AIDS'

There's a dire AIDS and HIV problem in D.C., but the numbers for the entire D.C.-Baltimore corridor are staggering.

Wednesday - 07/25/2012, 09:27am EDT

Tags: hiv, paula wolfson

13 AIDS activists arrested outside White House

Thirteen AIDS activists were arrested outside the White House after tying dollar bills and pill bottles to the executive mansion's fence and calling for better funding of HIV and AIDS programs.

Tuesday - 07/24/2012, 04:29pm EDT

Tags: White House

National Cathedral to host AIDS memorial service

Washington National Cathedral is displaying sections of the AIDS Memorial Quilt along with many other sites in the nation's capital, and the cathedral plans to host an interfaith memorial service this weekend.

Tuesday - 07/17/2012, 01:43am EDT

Tags: National Cathedral

Early outrage over AIDS crisis reaches DC stage

Friday - 06/15/2012, 03:23pm EDT

Tags: D.C.

Promising signs of a vaccine for HIV

Results from a recent trial in Thailand have renewed hope that a preventive HIV vaccine may be on the horizon.

Thursday - 02/02/2012, 07:31am EST

Tags: thomas warren, Generation Positive, hiv

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