HIV & AIDS

Analyzing skepticism of HIV self-tests among Kenyan truck drivers

Truck drivers in sub-Saharan Africa are especially vulnerable to infection with HIV due to contact with multiple sexual partners—often including sex workers—along their trucking routes. Accessing HIV testing can be a ...

Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes

Researcher sheds light on pandemic's possible impact on truck drivers

Each day, approximately 3 million loads are transported across the U.S. via semi trucks. The drivers of these vehicles help move 71 percent of the freight in our country including much needed commodities such as groceries, ...

Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes

Hong Kong begins mass testing for virus amid public doubts

Hong Kong tested more than 120,000 people for the coronavirus Tuesday at the start of a mass-testing effort that's become another political flash point in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory.

Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes

Hong Kong leader says coronavirus now spreading 'out of control'

The deadly coronavirus is spreading out of control in Hong Kong with a record 100 new cases confirmed, the finance hub's leader said Sunday as she tightened social distancing measures to tackle the sudden surge in infections.

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