AIDS

First FDA-Approved HIV Prevention Medication Causes Controversy

Jun 9, 2014
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The CDC now recommends that people who are at risk for HIV and AIDS take a daily pill called Truvada, a prescription medication that was approved by the FDA for HIV prevention in 2011, along with using a condom. 

Stat: HIV And AIDS In Movies

Jun 9, 2014

Over the last century, HIV and AIDS have been portrayed in movies, by well-known actors, including Tom Hanks. 

Sound Medicine: October 5, 2008

Oct 5, 2008

Topics for this week include: IU-Kenya Partnership -- After the Election Violence; U.S. Funding for AIDS Relief; Did You Know?: Surviving Cardiac Arrest; Developing a Bird Flu Vaccine; Not If, But When -- Preparing for Pandemic, part 2 of 3; Checkup: Childhood Obesity & Schoolyard Bullies; High Caffeine Energy Drinks; Book: Happy Accidents: Serendipity in Modern Medical Breakthroughs

Sound Medicine: December 2, 2007

Dec 2, 2007

Topics for this week include: Door-to-Door HIV Treatment; DNA Analysis for Health?; Families With AIDS in Kenya; Healthy Holiday Cooking; Medical Tourism Boom

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