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Making Healthy Choices While on Vacation

Jul 18
It's summertime, and many of us are packing our bags to go on a vacation. If you're new to implementing healthy lifestyle choices, it's important to make an effort to stick to your goals even while you're away from home.

Antibiotic Resistance Threatens Gonorrhea Treatment

Jul 18
The CDC has discovered that gonorrhea is becoming increasingly susceptible to azithromycin, underscoring the importance of the federal government's Combating Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria (CARB) Action Plan.

With Millions Covered, 'Repeal and Replace' Gets Riskier

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Jul 18
Donald Trump's plan for replacing "Obamacare" appears to be anything but solid. A nonpartisan analysis recently found it would make 18 million people uninsured.

Presidential Health: Do We Know Enough About Our Candidates?

By Lauran Neergaard | Jul 17
The nation is poised to elect one of its oldest presidents, and while age doesn't determine health, it begs the question: How much do we know - and should we know - about how physically fit Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are for the job?

Woman Found to Spread Zika Through Sex for 1st Time

By Mike Stobbe | Jul 15
A New York City woman infected her male partner with Zika virus through sex, the first time female-to-male transmission of the germ has been documented.

New Initiative Improves Health Behaviors of Lesbian, Bisexual Women

By EDGE | Jul 15
A University of Missouri researcher has led the first-ever national study to develop healthy weight programs for lesbian and bisexual communities.

Food Allergy, Intolerance, & Sensitivity: What's the Difference?

Jul 14
Dr. Chad Larson explains the differences between food allergies, food intolerance, and food sensitivity.

NIH Awards $4.6M To Fred Hutch's defeatHIV Cure Program

Jul 13
The National Institutes of Health today awarded a second five-year round of funding to defeatHIV, a public-private research group based at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.

Experimental HIV Vaccine Starts Large-Scale Clinical Trial In November

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 13
This November, the HIV Vaccine Trials Network and the HIV Prevention Trials Network will kick off HVTN 704/HPTN 085, also known as Antibody Mediated Prevention (AMP), a Phase 2b clinical trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of an HIV vaccine.

House Maintains Funding Levels for HIV & Hepatitis Programs

Jul 12
The AIDS Institute praises the leadership of the House Subcommittee for maintaining their support of domestic HIV and hepatitis prevention.

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