‘Test And Treat’ A Strong New Option For New HIV PatientsPeople who test positive for HIV can now get treatment the same day. No more waiting, they take can take the first pill when diagnosed.
Busy Doctors Embrace Routine HIV TestingMore physicians are recommending an HIV test during a patient’s routine visit, but DOH-Broward and the CDC would like more to be on board.
Why Wait? People Can Start Taking HIV Medicine The Day They Are DiagnosedResearch shows starting HIV medication quickly can help lower the amount of virus in your blood, helping you, loved ones & the community.
Hitting The Beach To Educate About HIVThird Annual Beach Blitz is major HIV prevention & education effort, FDOH in Broward increased condom distribution & conducting HIV surveys
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.