Wider Cellphone Use Among India’s Sex Workers Threatens HIV-Prevention…

India, which has been a surprising success story in AIDS prevention throughout the aughts, might be on the verge of a serious health crisis thanks to the more widespread use among sex workers of cellphones, those fragile, rectangular amulets of modern independence. Though India's sex trade used to be largely localized… » 11/25/12 2:00pm 11/25/12 2:00pm

Is This The HIV-Prevention Pill?

Major breakthrough: In a study conducted on a group of 2,500 high-risk gay men, researchers found that taking a daily dose of HIV-treatment drugs may actually help to prevent contracting the virus by as much as 70%. » 11/23/10 10:26am 11/23/10 10:26am

New Maybe-Miracle Gel Protects Women From HIV

A vaginal gel has shown effectiveness in preventing HIV infection, making it the first-ever workable HIV prevention that women alone can control. » 7/20/10 9:30am 7/20/10 9:30am