'TRY' premieres at an international film festival in June
UCLA Health experts weigh in on what they hope to see as the new president takes office
Dr. Jesse Clark, medical director of the UCLA Vine Street Clinic, played a key role in development of the vaccine, which has been granted emergency use authorization by FDA
CDC urges HIV testing to maintain good health and prevent the spread of the disease
In 2007, a person with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) was considered virtually cured of the disease. Until now, researchers were unable to duplicate the procedure, involving treatment with stem cell transplants, that resulted in the cure. Now, two more patients seem to have reached that critical milestone.Three people reach HIV remission status
In the 1940s, sexually transmitted diseases (STD) like syphilis were rampant. A public awareness campaign, combined with effective antibiotics, almost eliminated syphilis and slowed the progression of other STDs. But decades later, STDs are back and reaching record highs.
Symptoms often go unnoticed