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Raising awareness on HIV/AIDS - Borneo Bulletin Online

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Raising awareness on HIV/AIDS
Borneo Bulletin Online
THE Brunei Darussalam AIDS Council (BDAC) continued to raise awareness on HIV/AIDS by distributing leaflets during the 'RED Leaflet Trail 2017 ' yesterday at the It's A Grind Brunei, Citis Square in Berakas. With the theme 'Re-Educate, Empower and ...

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Martin Shkreli Gets Hit In The Face With Dog Poop After Raising Price Of HIV/AIDS Drug - Hollywood Life

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 01/15/2017 - 15:10

Hollywood Life

Martin Shkreli Gets Hit In The Face With Dog Poop After Raising Price Of HIV/AIDS Drug
Hollywood Life
14, as a guest of the Davis College Republicans, former pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli, 33, best known for jacking up the price of the HIV/AIDS drug Daraprim, was smacked in the face with some dog poop. And it was caught on tape. Honestly, it ...
Martin Shkreli reportedly pelted with dog poop for hiking HIV drug priceGay Star News

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Join Me in Fighting for Racial Justice! - TheBody.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 01/15/2017 - 13:00

Join Me in Fighting for Racial Justice!
TheBody.com
I was part of a group of white women living with HIV at the PWN SPEAK UP! Summit this past September who formed an affinity group to address racism. We are organizing a series of webinars, which launches with an introductory webinar Tuesday, Jan.

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QC backs info drive on HIV-AIDS but not condom distribution in schools - Inquirer.net

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 01/15/2017 - 12:17

Inquirer.net

QC backs info drive on HIV-AIDS but not condom distribution in schools
Inquirer.net
The Quezon City government has thumbed down the proposal of the Department of Health (DOH) to distribute condoms in public schools, saying that no pilot tests were done in the city, contrary to an earlier statement from the DOH. Mayor Herbert Bautista ...
No pilot distribution of condoms in QC schools, only HIV reference materials, says DOHInterAksyon
Health chief faces rough sailing in CA over condomsPhilippine Star
Condoms not to be doled in QC schools, says mayorThe Standard
The Manila Times -Rappler
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'Practical guide' to prosecuting HIV cases undermining public health: critics - MetroNews Canada

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 01/15/2017 - 11:50

MetroNews Canada

'Practical guide' to prosecuting HIV cases undermining public health: critics
MetroNews Canada
“The over-criminalization of HIV non-disclosure discourages many individuals from being tested and seeking treatment, and further stigmatizes those living with HIV or AIDS,” she said. “Just as treatment has progressed, the criminal justice system must ...
Sierra Leone News: It takes only a finger prick to save yourAwoko
Kenya: Woman punished for putting man at risk of HIV - The StandardThe Standard (press release)
Sex educ, condom distribution to curb HIV, teenage pregnancy | Sun ...Sun.Star
The Asian Age
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New SF Supe Jeff Sheehy finds sense of urgency from surviving HIV - San Francisco Chronicle

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sat, 01/14/2017 - 22:00

San Francisco Chronicle

New SF Supe Jeff Sheehy finds sense of urgency from surviving HIV
San Francisco Chronicle
As the first openly HIV-positive city supervisor, Sheehy knows he's an outlier among survivors. His generation of gay men was hit hard by HIV and AIDS, and many who are still around grapple with depression, isolation, physical ailments and financial ...

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AHF To Commemorate MLK Holiday At Parades and Through Free ... - Yahoo Finance

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 01/13/2017 - 15:59

AHF To Commemorate MLK Holiday At Parades and Through Free ...
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AIDS Healthcare Foundation will commemorate the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday observed on January 16th by participating in MLK parades and hosting free ...

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AHF To Commemorate MLK Holiday At Parades and Through Free HIV Testing Events Across The Country - Business Wire (press release)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 01/13/2017 - 15:50

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AHF To Commemorate MLK Holiday At Parades and Through Free HIV Testing Events Across The Country
Business Wire (press release)
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) will commemorate the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday observed on January 16th by participating in MLK parades and hosting free HIV awareness and testing events in almost a dozen ...
Don't Let History Repeat Itself: The Dangers Of Pseudoscience And DenialismHuffington Post
Key state HIV program in disarray after contract switch89.3 KPCC
Dying from lack of medicinesBulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)

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Dialogue begins on concept note to tap Global Fund for HIV/AIDS - Stabroek News

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 01/13/2017 - 01:11

Stabroek News

Dialogue begins on concept note to tap Global Fund for HIV/AIDS
Stabroek News
Stakeholders yesterday began a dialogue that is the first phase in the development of a “concept note” to be sent to the Global Fund as Guyana attempts to access US$3.9M in funding to fight HIV/AIDS. The session was held at the Regency Hotel through ...

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Community hails Airtel 's support against HIV/AIDS — Business ... - Guardian

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 23:40

Guardian

Community hails Airtel 's support against HIV/AIDS — Business ...
Guardian
Residents of the Ilaje community in Costain area of Lagos state have hailed leading telecommunication services provider, Airtel Nigeria for its efforts in the ...

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Community hails Airtel 's support against HIV/AIDS — Business ... - Guardian

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 23:40

Guardian

Community hails Airtel 's support against HIV/AIDS — Business ...
Guardian
Residents of the Ilaje community in Costain area of Lagos state have hailed leading telecommunication services provider, Airtel Nigeria for its efforts in the ...

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Bond set for man charged for knowingly transferring HIV/AIDS virus in Williston - KFYR-TV

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 18:18

KFYR-TV

Bond set for man charged for knowingly transferring HIV/AIDS virus in Williston
KFYR-TV
The woman later tested positive for the HIV/AIDS virus. Before the relationship between the victim and Rodriguez began, Rodriguez had admitted to Williston Correctional Facility staff that he was infected with the virus. The Williston Police Department ...

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Groundbreaking HIV public-private partnership breaks records - LGBT Weekly

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 15:33

LGBT Weekly

Groundbreaking HIV public-private partnership breaks records
LGBT Weekly
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The AIDS United Access to Care initiative expanded access to high-quality, life-extending care to over 5,000 people living with HIV, exceeded national viral suppression rates by 27 percent and saved up to $8.83 in future HIV-related ...

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Missed Opportunities - TheBody.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 14:15

TheBody.com

Missed Opportunities
TheBody.com
HIV for Black women continues to spike, and yet there is little to no knowledge about PrEP within this community. Increasing awareness and knowledge about PrEP among Black women has the potential to also reach closeted bisexual or gay Black men who ...

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We Shall Overcome: HIV/AIDS Advocacy In 2017 - Huffington Post

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 13:44

Huffington Post

We Shall Overcome: HIV/AIDS Advocacy In 2017
Huffington Post
I do realize HIV/AIDS is a bipartisan issue. After all, it was George W. Bush who created the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). Republicans and Democrats have supported HIV funding, not only for PEPFAR but also for The Global Fund to ...
Does tuberculosis top HIV/AIDS as the deadlier disease?PolitiFact
Digital Storytelling for ChangeTheBody.com

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Airtel Nigeria runs HIV/AIDS campaign in Lagos - Telecompaper (subscription)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 09:26

Airtel Nigeria runs HIV/AIDS campaign in Lagos
Telecompaper (subscription)
Airtel Nigeria and Lagos State AIDS Control Agency (LSACA) have carried out a public education exercise on HIV/AIDS prevention and control. The two organisations offered free testing and counselling opportunities, and distributed medications and relief ...

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The Elton John AIDS Foundation Awards Nearly $3.5 Million in Grants during December 2016 - Yahoo News

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 08:04

The Elton John AIDS Foundation Awards Nearly $3.5 Million in Grants during December 2016
Yahoo News
12, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF), a leader in the global effort to end AIDS, today announced it awarded nearly $3.5 million in grants to 57 organizations addressing the HIV/AIDS epidemic in critical and ...

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HIV/AIDS: Spike in new HIV cases in Russia has WHO calling for urgent action across Europe - International Business Times, India Edition

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 07:14

International Business Times, India Edition

HIV/AIDS: Spike in new HIV cases in Russia has WHO calling for urgent action across Europe
International Business Times, India Edition
As per statistics, more than 80% of new HIV diagnoses transmitted through homosexual sex have come from Croatia in 2015 while Estonia saw less than 10% cases due to the same method of transmission. Less than 5% of HIV cases were recorded in ...

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Man charged for knowingly transferring HIV/AIDS virus in Williston - Valley News Live

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 01:38

Valley News Live

Man charged for knowingly transferring HIV/AIDS virus in Williston
Valley News Live
WILLISTON, N.D. (KFYR) A man has been arrested and charged in Williston for knowingly transferring the HIV/AIDS virus. The Williston Police Department says 41-year-old Angel Rodriguez had consensual, unprotected sex with a woman last year.
What It's Like Living As An HIV-Positive TeenSELF
The end of AIDSJordan Times

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