Tag: Health

Are We a Step Closer to Finding the Cure for AIDS

By Julissa Catalan A second baby born with HIV may have been cured of the virus four hours after her birth. According to a 2013 study conducted by the American Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR): The amount of AIDS diagnoses reported among women has more than tripled since 1985; the…

Is Taking on American Customs Decreasing Latino Life Expectancy

By Julissa Catalan Though previous studies have shown that Latinos have a higher life expectancy than most other Americans, a new study suggests that might soon change for newer generations of Latino-Americans. The National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute released initial results of its largest Latino health study on Monday….