New Guidelines ‘PrEP’are for Battle Against HIV

CINDY LUO News Editor FARRAH LUU Staff Writer With an average of about 50,000 new infections annually in the U.S., Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) remains one of the top infections on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Notifiable Infectious Conditions list. However, in recent years, the CDC has invented new methods to reduce the infection risk by

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Same Sex, Same Blood: Unfair Ban on Homosexuals

DEREK WU Staff Writer KAYIU WONG Opinions Editor In 1983, a ban that prohibited homosexuals and bisexuals from donating blood was enacted. Since very little was known about HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) and AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome) at this time, a nationwide hysteria over the diseases resulted in this prejudiced legislation. Over time, however, more research has led to the

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