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How has Glasgow responded to an outbreak of HIV among people who inject drugs?

Intensive efforts to reach people who inject drugs who have acquired HIV in a recent transmission outbreak in the city have resulted in high levels of antiretroviral treatment and viral suppression in a predominantly homeless population, clinicians and nurse specialists from Glasgow’s Brownlee Centre for Infectious Diseases reported in a poster discussion session dedicated to… Read More »

Paralyzed People Walk Again, Even Without Neurostimulation

The word “paralysis” is starting to lose its gloomy permanence, as researchers at top-end institutions around the world have been getting some people back on their legs who were previously thought to have to spend the rest of their lives in wheelchairs. Well targeted electrical nerve stimulation, coupled with specialized rehab training, has been the… Read More »

People Are Furious Over This Photo of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson posted a photo on Instagram Friday, showing himself handling an alligator. Fans didn’t appreciate the actor sitting on and clamping the mouth of the animal. While he hasn’t responded to the criticism, animal wrestling is condemned by animal rights groups. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is a pretty well-liked guy, from his… Read More »