HIV Activist Becomes Advocate For PrEPTruvada, a pre-exposure prophylaxis ("PrEP") lowers the risk of contracting HIV by blocking the virus from infecting the body.
Why Wait? People Can Start Taking HIV Medicine The Day They Are DiagnosedThe moment someone is diagnosed with HIV, it can feel like a clock starts ticking. Time’s wasting. So why waste time? Start taking medication right away.
PrEP – Preventing HIV With One Pill A DayNormally, you take medicine when you have an infection. But now you can take medicine to prevent an infection – specifically HIV.
Who Needs An HIV Test? EveryoneDon’t be surprised at your next annual checkup if your doctor says she’s giving you an HIV test.
Prevention The Focus Of World AIDS Day In Miami-Dade, BrowardJairo Farinas had a big scare not long ago – he thought he may have contracted HIV.
Winner Announced In Broward's "Art To End Aids" Mural ProjectThe Florida Department of Health in Broward County and ArtServe has announced a winner in its “Art to End AIDS” public mural project.
Wilton Manors Couple Spreads Awareness On World AIDS DayIt's World AIDS Day. A day to remember those who we've lost to crippling disease. It's also a time when everyone can reflect on how far the fight against HIV and AIDS has progressed.
Focus On South Florida: With Michele Gillen and Ramona MillerFocus' Rudabeh Shahbazi talks with CBS4's Investigative Reporter Michele Gillen and special guest Ramona Miller.
Exclusive: Trapped, Inside The Hidden World Of Sex TraffickingLooking into a reflection of her own eyes, Kyla Massey sees a tormented soul. A spirit crushed under the weight of memories of the sex acts she was forced to perform. How many men did the 26-year-old have to service on just one typical day?
CEO To Lower Drug Price After Intense Backlash To HikeThe man who upped the price of a lifesaving drug by more than 4,000 percent is now back-tracking a bit.
HIV/AIDS: Understanding The EpidemicMore than 1.2 million people within the United States are living with HIV.
Focus On South Florida: Planned ParenthoodMiami has the highest rate of newly reported HIV cases in the country, an increased risk of unplanned teen pregnancies for Blacks and Hispanics, and the highest rate of uninsured people statewide.