Health/Fitness

Feds Release Updated Strategy Against AIDS in America

HIV/AIDS | By Mike Stobe | Jul 30

Swarovski Group Supports Breast Cancer Awareness Efforts

HEALTH | By EDGE | Jul 30
Chamilia, a Swarovski Group brand, announced that it again will donate a portion of each purchase from its "Give Back: Breast Cancer" gift set to the American Cancer Society.

Software Turns Smartphones into Tools for Medical Research

HEALTH | By Brandon Bailey | Jul 30
Smartphone apps are the latest tools to emerge from the intersection of health care and Silicon Valley, where tech companies are also working on new ways of bringing patients and doctors together online.

More U.S. Teens Using 'Morning After Pill'

HEALTH | Jul 30
A report from the federal government indicates teen usage of the "morning after pill" has increased dramatically.

Cel-Sci Expands Study for Treatment of Anal Warts in HIV/HPV Patients

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 29
CEL-SCI Corporation announced it has added a second clinical site for its Phase I clinical trial evaluating peri-anal wart immunotherapy in HIV/HPV co-infected men and women with its investigational cancer immunotherapy Multikine.

HIV/AIDS Info Center


amfAR Launches National PEPFAR Database at IAS 2015

HIV/AIDS | By EDGE | Jul 27
amfAR announced the beta launch of its PEPFAR Country/Regional Operational Plan database, a comprehensive, navigable database of PEPFAR's planned funding of HIV/AIDS activities from 2007 to 2014.


Health

Mega-Health Deals Bloom in July, Anthem Bids $48B for Cigna

Anthem is buying rival Cigna for $48 billion in a deal that would create the nation's largest health insurer by enrollment, covering about 53 million U.S patients.

Fitness

How Much Water do You Really Need to Stay Healthy?

We often hear it takes 8 glasses of water a day to stay healthy and hydrated, but new research has come up with a different recommendation.