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CDC: 110 Million Americans Have STDs At Any Given Time

Nearly 20 million cases of a sexually transmitted disease infection are reported each year in the United States and the number could be higher because many sufferers don’t show symptoms.

10/08/2014

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Study: Tampons Loaded With Medicine Could Help Prevent HIV

Anti-viral drugs could be spun into fibers and molded into an object similar to a tampon inserter.

08/01/2014

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Study: HIV Diagnoses Drop In US, But Increase In Young Gay Men

Number of HIV diagnoses among younger gay men increased from 2002 to 2011.

07/24/2014

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HIV-Killing Condom Could Launch In Next Few Months

Australian company working with condom manufacturer to combine anti-viral gel with lubricant.

07/23/2014

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Study: HIV Drug Could Reduce Risk Of Genital Warts

According to a new study, Truvada may help reduce the risk of getting genital herpes.

07/02/2014

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Soy Sauce May Hold Secret Ingredient In Treatment Of HIV/AIDS

Soy sauce may hold the secret ingredient in the fight against HIV/AIDS.

05/09/2014

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University Of Washington Researchers Develop Dissolving Condom

A new, discreet condom has been developed that prevents pregnancy and protects against sexually transmitted diseases by dissolving inside of the body and releasing preventative drugs after use.

12/10/2012

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Guide to World AIDS Day Events in Seattle

World AIDS Day has been observed every year on December 1 since 1987. Between 2011 and 2015 the theme is “Getting to Zero”, according to the World Health Organization. It’s a time to raise awareness, support our communities and push towards greater access to treatment for all. Here’s what’s happening in Puget Sound.

11/14/2012

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Best Charity Walks and Runs in September Around the Sound

September is a great time to register for a charity run or walk, helping the local community find cures and assist those in need. Here are some of our favorite charity runs.

08/29/2012

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Guide to World Vision’s ‘Step Into Africa’ Exhibit

World Vision’s Step into Africa is a unique 2,000sq. ft. FREE interactive exhibit that allows Americans to step into the lives of actual children affected by HIV and AIDS in the hardest-hit region of the world: Sub-Saharan Africa.

08/24/2012

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