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Human immunodeficiency virus or HIV, is the virus that causes AIDS. AIDS is the final stage of HIV infection, when your body can no longer fight life-threatening infections. HIV attacks the immune system and weakens your ability to fight infections and disease. There is no cure for HIV, but there are treatments to enable most people with the virus to live a long and healthy life. The best way to prevent HIV is to use a condom for sex and never share needles or other injecting equipment.
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Coffee could halve death risk for patients with HIV, hepatitis C

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 10:00am
Drinking at least three cups of coffee every day could reduce the risk of death by 50 percent for patients infected with both HIV and hepatitis C.
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Study reveals new clues to how a successful HIV vaccine could work

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 2:00am
Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have made a discovery that could speed efforts to develop a successful HIV vaccine.
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Study reveals new clues to how a successful HIV vaccine could work

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 1:00am
Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have made a discovery that could speed efforts to develop a successful HIV vaccine.
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Tick saliva may hold potential treatment for reducing HIV-linked heart disease risk

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 2:00am
Scientists may have found a clue to why people living with HIV have double the likelihood of developing heart disease.
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Tick saliva may hold potential treatment for reducing HIV-linked heart disease risk

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 1:00am
Scientists may have found a clue to why people living with HIV have double the likelihood of developing heart disease.
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Cancer drug can reactivate HIV: A single drug could attack the virus on two fronts

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 2:00am
People living with HIV must take a combination of three or more different drugs every day for the rest of their lives.
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Cancer drug can reactivate HIV: A single drug could attack the virus on two fronts

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 1:00am
People living with HIV must take a combination of three or more different drugs every day for the rest of their lives.
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