Category Archives: HIV

A Legal and Scientific Issue with HIV ‘Fingerprinting’?

The consensus sequence is the real problem.
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Posted in Genetics, HIV, Public Health, The Rule of Law | 6 Comments

Review: “The Effects of Circumsion on the Penis Microbiome”

It turns your bacteria Jewish. Seriously, the strong finding of this article was completely ignored. Anyway….
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Posted in HIV, Microbiology, Microbiome | 16 Comments

What the 1,000 Foot Ban Means for Needle Exchange

What a de facto ban on federal funding for needle exchanges means.
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Posted in Drugs, HIV, Public Health, Viruses | 2 Comments

To Be Scientifically Literate, You Do Have to Know Things

A scientifically literate person not only understands the scientific method, but also knows some science.
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Posted in Creationism, Education, HIV, Hypotheses, The War on Science | 16 Comments

Conservative Oppositional Disorder Harms Public Health

Note to conservatives: propose an alternative public health solution or shut up.
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Posted in Basic Human Decency, Conservatives, HIV, Influenza, Public Health, The War on Science, Vaccination | 4 Comments

Nesse and Stearns on How Evolution Is Used in Medicine

Evolutionary medicine matters.
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Posted in E. coli, Evolution, Framing, HIV, Influenza, Microbiology, Public Health | 22 Comments

The Other Finding from the Florida Sex Ed Survey

Will the Drug Warriors now support sex-ed?
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Posted in Conservatives, Education, Fucking Morons, HIV, Public Health, The War on Science, Viruses | 9 Comments