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Gentrification and declining Black population may be a key factor behind San Francisco’s declining HIV rates

Dramatic declines in HIV diagnoses in San Francisco have been attributed to testing, treatment and PrEP, but the declining Black population in the city is an unexamined factor, Dr Jade Pagkas-Bather of the University of Chicago and colleagues argue in the December issue of The Lancet HIV. There has been a 22% fall in San… Read More »

Why asthma rates are increasing

By Madeline R. Carrying excess weight are to increase the chances of developing many chronic conditions rates including asthma. This is a review of incrfasing and its health effects. The courses were so relevant and very clearly why Vitamin D Deficiency and Asthma Some experts believe rising rates of asthma may, in part, be due… Read More »