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Every Day Is World AIDS Day for the DoD HIV/AIDS Prevention Program - DVIDS (press release)

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Every Day Is World AIDS Day for the DoD HIV/AIDS Prevention Program
DVIDS (press release)
SAN DIEGO – The DoD HIV/AIDS Prevention Program (DHAPP), which is headquartered at the Naval Health Research Center (NHRC), hosted a World AIDS Day event Dec. 1, to mark how far the U.S. military has come in fighting the global HIV/AIDS ...
Commentary: The Cost of Popular Policy for HIV/AIDS PreventionJakarta Globe
DPHHS Raising Awareness About HIV; Urging Montanans to Get Screened RegularlyThe Roundup
HIV testing sure way to preventionZambia Daily Mail

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Brantford-Brant support group established for women with HIV/AIDS - www.brantnews.com

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Brantford-Brant support group established for women with HIV/AIDS
www.brantnews.com
Since 1999, when she was transmitted the immune system-attacking virus during a sexual assault, Farrow has gone from feeling like a victim to being a survivor to being a shoulder other women with HIV/AIDS can lean on. Farrow, 49, has played no small ...

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Ramaphosa urges leaders to join in the fight against HIV/Aids - Eyewitness News

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Ramaphosa urges leaders to join in the fight against HIV/Aids
Eyewitness News
CAPE TOWN - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on more public leaders to get involved in the fight against HIV/Aids. He says the high prevalence of Aids amongst young women in particular remains a concern for government. The deputy ...
World AIDS Day: SA must fill in the prevention and treatment gapsDaily Maverick

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Patti LaBelle, Common, Harry Belafonte 'Keep the Promise' to Combat HIV/AIDS Epidemic - Lasentinel

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Lasentinel

Patti LaBelle, Common, Harry Belafonte 'Keep the Promise' to Combat HIV/AIDS Epidemic
Lasentinel
This past week, the Reed for Hope Foundation (RFHF) partnered with the Aids Healthcare Foundation (AHF) to hold it's free march and star-studded concert in an effort to bring awareness and reform to the worldwide epidemic. In observance of World AIDS ...

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Youth Education Prevents the Spread of HIV/AIDS - Jackson Free Press

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Jackson Free Press

Youth Education Prevents the Spread of HIV/AIDS
Jackson Free Press
1 for World AIDS Day at the Jackson Convention Center. Public-health officials are addressing HIV risk factors nationally and in many states, but Mississippi lags other states in the information it collects. HIV diagnoses tend to jump from the late ...
Apartheid's lingering effects on HIV and AIDSMedical Xpress
Uganda: HIV/Aids TreatmentAllAfrica.com
IOM, Partners Combat HIV/AIDS and TB among Migrants in South CaucasusReliefWeb
Medgadget (blog) -InterAksyon
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SRI Lands $150M NIH Contract to Help Develop Candidate HIV Prevention Products - GovConWire

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GovConWire

SRI Lands $150M NIH Contract to Help Develop Candidate HIV Prevention Products
GovConWire
SRI said Tuesday its biosciences division will manufacture and characterize drug products to support the development of microbicide and non-vaccine pre-exposure agents through preclinical and clinical studies for the NIH's National Institute of Allergy ...

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'Shock and kill' strategy for curing HIV may endanger patients' brains

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Combination drug treatments have become successful at long-term control of HIV infection, but the goal of totally wiping out the virus and curing patients has so far been stymied by HIV's ability...
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Free travel facility likely to be extended to HIV/AID patients - Business Standard

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Free travel facility likely to be extended to HIV/AID patients
Business Standard
He was speaking at the inauguration of single window service centre at the Thane District Collectorate for HIV/AIDs patients. Also present on the occasion was District Collector Dr Mahendra Kalyankar, Thane Civil Surgeon Dr B C Kempi Patil, and DHO Dr ...

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NACA faults government on HIV, AIDS control - Guardian

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Guardian

NACA faults government on HIV, AIDS control
Guardian
The Delta chapter of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) has condemned the existing efforts to curtail the spread of HIV/AIDS. The NACA's Director, Partnership Co-ordination, Dr. Emmanuel Hassan, blamed the state and the Federal ...

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Kids of parents with HIV/AIDS get holiday cheer - Orlando Sentinel

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 19:09

Orlando Sentinel

Kids of parents with HIV/AIDS get holiday cheer
Orlando Sentinel
This year, Spectrum employees bought gifts for 162 kids in more than 50 Central Florida families affected by HIV. "I used to be a case manager and you hear story after story from clients about how hard they're struggling and how they can't make ends ...

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SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for Promising ... - PharmiWeb.com (press release)

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SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for Promising ...
PharmiWeb.com (press release)
"Since the early 2000s, researchers at SRI International have been involved in drug development activities to help move many microbicides, PrEP agents, and multipurpose prevention technologies through IND-enabling studies," said Gita Shankar, Ph.D., ...

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SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for - PR Newswire (press release)

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SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for
PR Newswire (press release)
"Since the early 2000s, researchers at SRI International have been involved in drug development activities to help move many microbicides, PrEP agents, and multipurpose prevention technologies through IND-enabling studies," said Gita Shankar, Ph.D., ...

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There's a petition to build a HIV/Aids memorial in London - Time Out London (blog)

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Time Out London (blog)

There's a petition to build a HIV/Aids memorial in London
Time Out London (blog)
There is a growing movement calling for the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, to back the creation of a national HIV/Aids Memorial. London, hit hardest by the pandemic in the UK, was chosen by petitioners on 38degrees.org.uk because of its central role in ...

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'Wilhemina's War' sheds light on AIDS epidemic in rural South Carolina - UConn Daily Campus

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UConn Daily Campus

'Wilhemina's War' sheds light on AIDS epidemic in rural South Carolina
UConn Daily Campus
“Wilhemina's War,” about a family who had been touched by HIV and AIDS, bringing to light their unseen trials and tribulations. After the film there was a short discussion where audience members asked questions and discussed how they felt about the film.
Phill Wilson of Black AIDS Institute says HIV battle is 'winnable'Rolling Out

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IOM, Partners Combat HIV/AIDS and TB among Migrants in South Caucasus - ReliefWeb

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Penn State News

IOM, Partners Combat HIV/AIDS and TB among Migrants in South Caucasus
ReliefWeb
Georgia - IOM Georgia has launched a regional two-year project: Enhancing Mechanisms for Prevention, Detection and Treatment of HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis (TB) among Migrant and Mobile Populations in the South Caucasus Countries. It will be ...
Uganda: HIV/Aids TreatmentAllAfrica.com
Apartheid's lingering effects on HIV and AIDSPenn State News
HIV-AIDS Testing Market Headed for Growth and Global Expansion By 2020 – PMR ReportMedgadget (blog)
InterAksyon -Saskatoon StarPhoenix
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Uganda: HIV/Aids Treatment - AllAfrica.com

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Penn State News

Uganda: HIV/Aids Treatment
AllAfrica.com
She later joined a group of care providers, families, and people living with HIV/AIDS; National Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS (NACWOLA) in Kampala through which they visit each other's homes to comfort women who are discriminated by their ...
IOM, Partners Combat HIV/AIDS and TB among Migrants in South CaucasusReliefWeb
Apartheid's lingering effects on HIV and AIDSPenn State News
HIV-AIDS Testing Market Headed for Growth and Global Expansion By 2020 – PMR ReportMedgadget (blog)
InterAksyon -Saskatoon StarPhoenix
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Uganda: HIV/Aids Treatment - AllAfrica.com

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Uganda: HIV/Aids Treatment
AllAfrica.com
Dr. Flavia Matovu Kiweewa, an Epidemiologist and Microbicides Researcher at Makerere University John Horpkins University (MUJHU), says women are hit hard because they are usually not in control of relations financially, culturally, and even practically.

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HIV/AIDS treatment - Nigeria Today

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HIV/AIDS treatment
Nigeria Today
Dr. Flavia Matovu Kiweewa, an Epidemiologist and Microbicides Researcher at Makerere University John Horpkins University (MUJHU), says women are hit hard because they are usually not in control of relations financially, culturally, and even practically.

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Africa: Remember, HIV/Aids Is Still a Lethal Condition and Has No Cure - AllAfrica.com

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InterAksyon

Africa: Remember, HIV/Aids Is Still a Lethal Condition and Has No Cure
AllAfrica.com
For the last 30 years, when someone has not been well or passes on and you are told that they 'have been sick for a long time,' you don't ask too many questions. Chances are high that they have succumbed to the dreaded killer condition that is HIV/Aids.
14 die in GenSan due to HIV/AIDSInterAksyon
How far has South Africa come in fighting HIV/Aids?702
HIV/AIDS in Subang in Emergency StatusTempo.co
News-Medical.net -Daily Trust -Catch News
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More money to fight HIV/AIDS - Nation News

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 23:20

Nation News

More money to fight HIV/AIDS
Nation News
Speaking at the official launch at the Ministry of Health, Boyce explained that Barbados was adopting the Treat All recommendation by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in September 2015 that all people living with HIV should start treatment as soon ...

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