HIV

(Source: CBS4)

Hundreds Walk In Wilton Manors To Honor AIDS Victims

In Wilton Manors, the 30th anniversary of the discovery of the AIDS virus was marked by hundreds of people walking the streets, carrying candles and quilts in honor of those who died from AIDS and those who live with the disease, a memorial marking World AIDS day.

CBS4–12/01/2011

(Source: AP)

S. Florida Events Held To Mark World AIDS Day

It’s World AIDS Day, a day of AIDS awareness, prevention and testing, and that message is especially important in South Florida.

CBS4–12/01/2011

(Source: AP)

Fort Lauderdale Ranks Highest In Country For New HIV Cases

On the eve of “World AIDS Day” there is some sobering news for South Florida.

CBS4–11/30/2011

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Head Of Miami VA Hospital Out Following Colonoscopy Scandal

The head of the Miami Veterans Administration hospital has been temporarily replaced in the wake of the scandal which potentially exposed patients to diseases due to improperly cleaned colonoscopy equipment.

CBS4–11/16/2011

Holding Hands

It May Be Time To Have “The Talk” With Mom Or Dad

As teenagers we all dreaded ‘the talk’ where mom, dad or whoever explained sex and what having ‘safe sex’ meant in terms which wouldn’t cause embarrassment.

CBS4–09/22/2011

Jessica Bussert (left) and Betsie Gallardo are asking for the public's help to get home to Indiana.  (Source: Jessica Bussert)

Dying Woman Needs Help Getting Home

Less than a week after Florida’s Parole Commission granted a conditional release to a dying 27-year old woman, she’s learned that she’ll be allowed to return home.

01/11/2011

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Parole Board Grants Dying Woman’s Request

The Florida Parole Commission has granted a conditional release to a 27-year old woman who is dying of cancer at a South Florida hospital.

CBS4–01/05/2011

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Family Pleads For Dying Woman’s Release From Prison

The family of a dying inmate will ask the Florida parole commission on Wednesday to release her from prison and allow her to go home to her family.

CBS4–01/03/2011

Stem Cell Research

Stem Cells May Have Cured HIV

Doctors in Germany believe that for the first time, they have cured a human of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). The potential breakthrough was first reported by the Huffington Post.

CBS4–12/15/2010

(Source: AP)

South Florida Marks World AIDS Day

Millions of Americans will pause on Wednesday to remember a loved one or friend who has died of AIDS.

12/01/2010

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