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Chronic pain afflicts many HIV-positive patients 

Because ongoing pain is a significant problem that affects 39 to 85 percent of people living with HIV, everyone with the infection should be assessed for chronic pain, recommend guidelines released by the HIV Medicine Association (HIVMA) of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and published in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases. 435 more words

Everyday Science

After Louie: Saying The Things That Need To Be Said

After Louie is a film that will be polarizing for many people, and that’s okay. As of this writing it has been shown in two film festivals in the U.S., one of which I was fortunate enough to attend. 547 more words

Movies

Remembering Jennifer the gentle messenger

“Hello, I’m Jennifer,” said the lady, who looked to be in her late 20s.

She had long dark hair and looked stylish, a lifetime meticulous dresser, in her blouse and miniskirt. 335 more words

Yes, This Still Happens

People who ignore international news may assume the progress made by the LGBT movement in the West is more far-reaching than it really is.

All human rights victories have potential for expanding, though.  122 more words

Organizers of annual AIDS walk say HIV infections are on the increase in Edmonton

Hundreds of people put on their capes and superhero outfits to take part in Edmonton’s 26th annual AIDS Walk and Superhero Run on Saturday.

The event, along with the colorful costumes, are part of the organizations vision zero campaign with the goal of no new HIV infections. 143 more words

Health

Fight by a Quebec doctor to develop a HIV vaccine after conquering Zika and Ebola

After going on a 6 days hiatus, we come back to CuraHOPE with a whole range of articles and news worth covering, ranging from inspirational developments to medical research which could potentially get rid of some of the most terrible diseases in human history. 342 more words

Health News

A look at the AIDS crisis back then to now from FDA

HIV/AIDS is an incurable disease, and while most people live much longer lives nowadays after early diagnosis (can be up to decades), people used to succumb to this illness in a few years’ time. 250 more words

HIV