Infectious Diseases
Infectious Diseases
Tamara ThomasHIV | November 10, 2023
Researchers found that people living with HIV had an increased number of inflammatory factors like IL-6 or sTNFR1.
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Tamara ThomasHIV | October 17, 2023
Despite girls being 60% of study babies, researchers observed that baby boys sustained undetectable HIV viral loads.
Tamara ThomasHIV | September 8, 2023
Researchers observed that of the men assigned circumcision, none tested positive for HIV during the 12-month period.
Tamara ThomasHIV | July 19, 2023
HIV is 2.5 times more common in people who use mental health services than the general population.
Tamara ThomasCOVID | July 11, 2023
The COVID-19 virus preferentially infects blood group A cells, according to a study.
Lou PorteroInfectious Diseases | May 10, 2023
By increasing funding for herpes research, new treatment options and preventive measures can be developed.
Urban Health Today EditorsCOVID | April 4, 2023
New research finds that people living with HIV performed worse on cognitive tests in the first 4 months ...
Urban Health Today EditorsHIV | April 4, 2023
People living with HIV are far more likely to be diagnosed with depression and commit suicide than population controls.
Lou PorteroWorkforce News | March 3, 2023
A study showed that 80% of counties in the US don’t even have an Infectious Disease specialist.
Tamara ThomasInfectious Diseases | February 22, 2023
Transgender women have a 66X higher risk of HIV than the general population and even greater for transgender women of color.
Lou PorteroInfectious Diseases | February 14, 2023
Experts say there's a lack of awareness about the high rate of the virus among Black women, linked to men who sleep with men.
Lou PorteroInfectious Diseases | January 30, 2023
The study's authors stressed the importance of HIV testing for all sexually active individuals who may have monkeypox.
Tamara ThomasHeart Health | January 5, 2023
Those who are more socioeconomically disadvantaged have disproportionately borne the burden of COVID-19, researchers found.
Lou PorteroInfectious Diseases | December 19, 2022
Dr. MarkAlain Déry, MPH, explains how climate change has exacerbated hundreds of infectious diseases.
Lou PorteroHIV | November 21, 2022
HIV stigma and discrimination experiences in an HIV health care setting vary by race, gender, and English proficiency.
Lou PorteroInfectious Diseases | November 11, 2022
Dr. MarkAlain Déry, MPH discusses the burden of malaria in Sub-Saharan Africa and combating it using monoclonal antibodies.
Lou PorteroHIV | October 5, 2022
A federal judge in Texas ruled in September against the mandate requiring that employers provide health insurance ...
Lou PorteroCOVID | October 4, 2022
In September, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) endorsed recommendations for using updated COVID-19 ...
Lou PorteroHIV | September 22, 2022
Dr. MarkAlain Déry, MPH discusses the ongoing inequities in HIV medication access. ...
Lou PorteroCOVID | September 13, 2022
Dr. MarkAlain Déry, MPH, on how Covid-19 vaccination may not protect against Long Covid. ...
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