Cells Appear to Age Faster in People With HIV , Study Finds
More than 30 years after the discovery of HIV , researchers are now learning how long-term HIV infection can affect the body and even cause premature aging of cells, according to a new study. Researchers examined the DNA of people with and without HIV in the study published today in the Cell Press.
Lions' Calvin Johnson joins these stars in taking early retirement
Calvin Johnson , the prolific Detroit Lions wide receiver whose amazing size and strength led a teammate to tag him with the comic-book name "Megatron" early in his career, announced Tuesday that he was retiring after nine prolific NFL seasons. This though he just earned his sixth consecutive Pro
'Charlie Sheen Effect' Seen in Online Search for HIV Symptoms and Testing, Study Says
Last year's announcement by actor Charlie Sheen that he had been diagnosed with HIV put renewed attention on the disease that causes AIDS. And one that effects more than 1.2 million people in the U.S., the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said. Sheen announced he was HIV
'The View's' Star Jones Talks Politics, New Show
The former "The View" co-host Star Jones stops by to discuss the election, old times and her new show.
GLAAD Media Awards: Full List of Nominees
The 27th annual GLAAD Media Awards were announced today and some major stars earned nods for their "fair, accurate, and inclusive representations of the LGBT community and the issues that affect their lives," according to an official press release. Movies like "The Danish Girl" and "Grandma" were
Here's How Prepared Your State Is for an Outbreak
If you live in Delaware, Kentucky, Maine, New York, or Virginia, congratulations -- your state is tied for top billing in terms of preventing, diagnosing and responding to disease outbreaks, according to a new report from the Trust for America's Health (TFAH). Using data from the Centers for
World AIDS Day: See How Much Has Changed in the Fight Against HIV /AIDS
The virus that causes AIDS was identified less than 35 years ago but has left a lasting impact on hundreds of millions of people. In 1981 the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published the first known report on AIDS looking at the case of five men who appeared to have a rare and virulent
Martin Sheen Speaks Out on Charlie Sheen's HIV Revelation
Right now to martin sheen speaking out for the first time since his son Charlie revealed he's living with HIV. ABC's linsey Davis here with that story. Good morning. Good morning to you, George. Martin sheen calls his son's announcement a miraculous occasion unburdening himself of this secret comes
Could Charlie Sheen Face Lawsuits After Revealing His HIV Diagnosis?
Back now with the fall out from Charlie sheen's revelation that he's been living for HIV for four years. One of the actor's former girlfriends is now speaking out and the star faces possible lawsuits. ABC's linsey Davis has the story. Reporter: It's the bombshell admission rocking tinseltown and