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What chronic illnesses are people with HIV more likely to experience?

What chronic illnesses are people with HIV more likely to experience?

New research looks into the chronic illnesses that people living with HIV are at most risk of developing. <img src="http://www.medicationjunction.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/what-chronic-illnesses-are-people-with-hiv-more-likely-to-experience.jpg" alt="hiv awareness ribbon“>New research examines what other illnesses HIV may lead to. In the United States, over 1 million people are currently living with an HIV infection. Worldwide, 1.8 million people have HIV. Overall, the […]

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Recognizing When Your Parents Need Help

Recognizing When Your Parents Need Help

By Len CanterHealthDay Reporter Latest Senior Health News MONDAY, Aug. 19, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Sometimes it’s obvious when older parents need outside help — like when they’re having difficulty managing numerous chronic illnesses or losing mobility and unable to maneuver well even at home. But mental problems may not be as easy to spot. […]

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CDC Recommends Catch-Up HPV Vaccination for Young Adults

CDC Recommends Catch-Up HPV Vaccination for Young Adults

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter Latest Sexual Health News THURSDAY, Aug. 15, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Young adults up through the age of 26 should now get the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, U.S. health officials recommended Thursday. Until now, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention had said this age group could get the vaccine, […]

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Is a Chlamydia Vaccine on the Horizon?

Is a Chlamydia Vaccine on the Horizon?

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter Latest Sexual Health News MONDAY, Aug. 12, 2019 (HealthDay News) — A vaccine against the sexually transmitted disease chlamydia appears safe and potentially effective, an early trial suggests. The phase 1 study included 35 healthy women. Those who were given injections of two possible vaccines developed antibodies to the chlamydia bacteria, […]

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How to Kickstart Your Creativity

How to Kickstart Your Creativity

By Len CanterHealthDay Reporter Latest Senior Health News MONDAY, Aug. 12, 2019 (HealthDay News) — You don’t have to have the talent of a Rembrandt or Yo-Yo Ma to express creativity and get some very special benefits from doing so. Everyday creativity boosts well-being and can give you a stronger sense of purpose and engagement, […]

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Health Tip: Fatigue in Older Adults

Health Tip: Fatigue in Older Adults

(HealthDay News) — For older adults, being tired here and there may be common, says the National Institute on Aging. Illness, medication, emotional distress, poor sleep habits, alcohol and junk food are some of the many possible causes of fatigue. Latest Senior Health News To feel less tired, the agency suggests that older adults: Keep […]

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Some Transgender Women May Be Able to Make Sperm

Some Transgender Women May Be Able to Make Sperm

Latest Sexual Health News MONDAY, Aug. 5, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Researchers are exploring fertility preservation in transgender women. And while they say there are no guarantees, they report it’s possible to start producing sperm after stopping drugs that suppress maleness. In a new case report, researchers found one of two patients produced sperm after […]