A medical personel perfroms an HIV test on the finger of a volunteer. (credit: Getty Images)

Group Offers Free HIV Tests Wednesday In Detroit

In recognition of and raising awareness to National HIV Testing Day, S.T.A.R. Foundation is hosting a community collaboration of free HIV testing from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Wednesday, June 27.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2012

Man Pleads Guilty To Spreading HIV, Wanted To ‘Kill’

A Grand Rapids-area man who told police he wanted to kill others by spreading the HIV virus has pleaded guilty to failing to inform a sex partner that he was HIV-positive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2012

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WSU Researcher’s Project Aims To Boost HIV Testing Among African-Americans

A grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, administered by the Michigan Department of Community Health, is helping a Wayne State University researcher’s effort to promote HIV testing among African-Americans.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2012

Ex-Dental Center Worker Claims HIV Discrimination

A former dental center employee in Michigan claims that he faced discrimination at work and was fired because he has HIV, including employees sanitizing his work station.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/22/2011

FDA Clears HIV Vaccine For Human Trials

A vaccine researchers hope will prevent the transmission of HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, has been cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for human trials.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/22/2011

A medical personel perfroms an HIV test on the finger of a volunteer. (credit: Getty Images)

Detroit Offers Free HIV Testing Throughout June

The Detroit Department of Health is offering free HIV education and testing at several sites throughout the city during June.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2011


War On HIV And AIDS Continues

For more than 30 years, doctors and scientists have been waging war against HIV and AIDS

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2011

HIV-Positive Man Gets Probation In Biting Case

A Macomb County man has avoided jail time in an HIV biting case

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/08/2010

Pope Changes Stance On Condoms

Pope Benedict XVI says in a new book that condoms can be justified for male prostitutes seeking to stop the spread of HIV.


Vitamin A Increses HIV In Breast Milk

Vitamin A and beta-carotene supplements are unsafe for HIV-positive women who breastfeed because they may boost the excretion of HIV in breast milk — thereby increasing the chances of transmitting the infection to the child, […]