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Admitted pedophile tries to withdraw guilty plea

...arrested in August 2012 and has been in custody since.Before Griffin withdrew his plea, Norris told the judge that her client is HIV-positive. She said 20 years in prison is long enough for him to be isolated from the public because after that time, he will...
SEARHC honors National HIV Testing Day on Monday

The 17th annual National HIV Testing Day takes place Monday, and the SouthEast Alaska Regional...encourages people to "Take The Test, Take Control" by being tested for HIV. HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) can be spread in several ways, with...
Earlier HIV therapy protects against AIDS virus' spread

WASHINGTON - Treating HIV right away, before patients are too sick...what scientists have long believed - that HIV medicines don't just benefit the patient...ahead of schedule to get the word out. When HIV patients should start taking antiviral drugs...
SEARHC celebrates Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

SITKA - The second National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day takes place on Thursday...Native Hawai'ians who have been affected by HIV/AIDS. On March 20, an information table about the impact of HIV/AIDS on Alaska Natives will be set up in...
Outside editorial: HIV-AIDS continues to ensnare young gays

...Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of HIV-AIDS data from 33 states between 2001 and 2006 revealed a distressing trend: HIV infection in young gay men rose 12 percent...retroviral drugs for those with AIDS and HIV, the virus that causes the disease, has...
Alaska rates rank high in chlamydia, low in HIV

...serious sexually transmitted diseases, HIV, according to reports by the state Division...gonorrhea and 28th in syphilis but low in HIV. "We have a low prevalency rate in the...manager of the Section of Epidemiology's HIV/STD program. The most common method of...
Researcher charged in HIV vaccine fraud case

...human antibodies to make an experimental HIV vaccine appear to have great promise. After...public's trust in researchers.Finding an HIV vaccine remains a top international scientific...was leading a team testing an experimental HIV vaccine on rabbits.Starting in 2008...
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Juneau Empire Online Opinion and Letters: HIV ruling strengthens rights 7/6/98

...treatment when it ruled that people with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, are in which a woman with asymptomatic HIV infection filed suit under the disabilities...decision not to have children because of her HIV status brought her within the law's definition...
World AIDS Day to be observed Dec. 1

...light refreshments will be served. World AIDS Day is an annual opportunity to remember those lost to HIV/AIDS and increase awareness about HIV prevention in our communities. This event is also supported by the PFLAG Juneau Pride Chorus, Dr...
Juneau got LBGT-friendlier in 2014 for youth? Yes. Are some LGBT? My guess is yep," Kiefer said. And though it is not city-funded, Juneau does offer HIV prevention and support services through the Alaskan AIDS Assistance Association. Juneau might earn three additional points for...


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