AIDS

AP
June 19, 2019 - 11:12 am
As President Trump officially kicked off his 2020 campaign in Orlando Tuesday night, he made sweeping promises to tackle two of mankind's most dreaded diseases. In front of the crowd at a packed Amway Center, Mr. Trump said his administration would work to cure cancer and again vowed to eradicate...
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April 17, 2019 - 3:33 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A Fredrick, Maryland man has been arrested after a 21- month investigation to prove he was intentionally transferring HIV to women he met through online dating. Since July 2017, police have been collecting evidence on Rudolph Smith, 34, to build a case against the man for having...
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March 28, 2019 - 10:44 am
Washington — Surgeons in Baltimore have performed what's thought to be the world's first kidney transplant from a living donor with HIV, a milestone for patients with the AIDS virus who need a new organ. If other donors with HIV come forward, it could free up space on the transplant waiting list...
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March 05, 2019 - 11:23 am
SEATTLE — A London man appears to be free of the AIDS virus after a stem cell transplant, the second success including the "Berlin patient," doctors reported. The therapy had an early success with Timothy Ray Brown, a U.S. man treated in Germany who is 12 years post-transplant and still free of HIV...
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