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Neil Patrick Harris, Tituss Burgess and other gay actors star in HIV/AIDS PSA - Washington Blade

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Washington Blade

Neil Patrick Harris, Tituss Burgess and other gay actors star in HIV/AIDS PSA
Washington Blade
GLAAD and The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation teamed up to create a celebrity-filled PSA for HIV/AIDS awareness that will air exclusively on LOGO. Out actors Neil Patrick Harris, Nathan Lane, Tituss Burgess and Daniel Franzese appear in the PSA ...
For Gay Men Seeking HIV Info, Hookup Apps Are Good for More Than DatesTheBody.com

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Health Funding: Mayor Announces HIV/AIDS Funding - City & County of San Francisco (press release)

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City & County of San Francisco (press release)

Health Funding: Mayor Announces HIV/AIDS Funding
City & County of San Francisco (press release)
Mayor Edwin M. Lee today announced backfilling Federal cuts to maintain the City's current funding levels for HIV/AIDS prevention and health services to protect essential services to the City's most vulnerable. The funding will maintain primary care ...

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Antibodies Elicited by Multiple Envelope Glycoprotein Immunogens in Primates Neutralize Primary Human ... - Journal of Virology

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Antibodies Elicited by Multiple Envelope Glycoprotein Immunogens in Primates Neutralize Primary Human ...
Journal of Virology
We found that small-molecule CD4-mimetic compounds sensitize HIV-1 to antibodies that can be elicited in vaccinated humans and monkeys. These results suggest an approach to prevent HIV-1 sexual transmission in which a virus-sensitizing microbicide is ...

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HIV-AIDS “Miracle” Cure through Bird Meat – Oppah Muchinguri Vetos - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

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ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

HIV-AIDS “Miracle” Cure through Bird Meat – Oppah Muchinguri Vetos
ZimEye - Zimbabwe News
Government has suspended with immediate effect quail birds farming which had taken the country by storm. Climate and Water Affairs Minister Oppah Muchinguru Kashiri told the media yesterday that government has ordered for an immediate halt of the ...

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Report shows Minnesota HIV/AIDS cases higher in some populations in 2015 - Hometown Focus

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Report shows Minnesota HIV/AIDS cases higher in some populations in 2015
Hometown Focus
While the total number of HIV diagnoses in the state for 2015 remained about the same as in 2014, a new report from the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) shows rates in certain population groups increased significantly. The 2015 HIV/AIDS ...

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Guatemala Risks Losing $97 Million in HIV/AIDS Funding - Latin American Herald Tribune

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 19:05

Guatemala Risks Losing $97 Million in HIV/AIDS Funding
Latin American Herald Tribune
GUATEMALA CITY – The office of Guatemala's Human Rights Ombudsman warned on Thursday that the country is in danger of losing $97 million in funding for HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment. The office expressed concern that the Public Health Ministry ...

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73 restaurants donating money to HIV/AIDS - WNYT

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 17:37

WNYT

73 restaurants donating money to HIV/AIDS
WNYT
There are 73 restaurants throughout Northeastern New York participating. Until 10 p.m. 25 percent or more of your meal will be donated to the Alliance for Positive Health. The money, used to help people living with HIV and or aids and to prevent the ...

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UNAIDS urges Buhari to attend UN High Level meeting on HIV/AIDS - TV360

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 13:29

UNAIDS urges Buhari to attend UN High Level meeting on HIV/AIDS
TV360
The Joint United Nation Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to attend the 2016 UN High Level meeting on HIV/AIDS. UNAIDS Country Director, Dr Bilali Camara, made the call while fielding questions from ...

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Lowcountry AIDS Services identifies one-third of new HIV positive cases in SC last year - Moultrie News

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 12:38

Moultrie News

Lowcountry AIDS Services identifies one-third of new HIV positive cases in SC last year
Moultrie News
Almost one-third of the new HIV positive cases in South Carolina last year occurred in the tri-county area. Of all the new HIV cases recorded last year by South Carolina community-based organizations, 33 percent of those were identified by Lowcountry ...

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Houston man biking 7 days, 545 miles to fight HIV/AIDS - KPRC Houston

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:56

KPRC Houston

Houston man biking 7 days, 545 miles to fight HIV/AIDS
KPRC Houston
“I am committed to AIDS/LifeCycle because I want to do my part to see an end to HIV/AIDS. With the money I've raised, the Los Angeles LGBT Center and San Francisco AIDS Foundation can continue to provide critical services for the HIV-positive community ...
Criminalizing Men Who Have Sex With Men Boosts AIDS: A Lesson From Sri LankaHuffington Post UK

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Houston man biking 7 days, 545 miles to fight HIV/AIDS - KPRC Houston

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 11:50

KPRC Houston

Houston man biking 7 days, 545 miles to fight HIV/AIDS
KPRC Houston
“I am committed to AIDS/LifeCycle because I want to do my part to see an end to HIV/AIDS. With the money I've raised, the Los Angeles LGBT Center and San Francisco AIDS Foundation can continue to provide critical services for the HIV-positive community ...
Criminalizing Men Who Have Sex With Men Boosts AIDS: A Lesson From Sri LankaHuffington Post UK

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King of Queens show to promote awareness to the HIV/AIDS disease - Warwick Beacon

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 10:58

King of Queens show to promote awareness to the HIV/AIDS disease
Warwick Beacon
Warwick resident Eric Fusco is preparing his makeup for the “King of Queens” drag contest on May 1, hosted by AIDS Care Ocean State. Fusco, along with 11 other contestants from around the state, will be participating for the crown all to benefit AIDS ...

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Zinc oxide tetrapods cure genital herpes in animals

Medical News Today - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 10:00
Generating an effective vaccine against genital herpes infections has been a major research challenge for decades. Likewise, a protective microbicide has been a dream as well.
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Gay celebrities star in new HIV/AIDS awareness video - attitude.co.uk (satire) (registration) (blog)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 09:47

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Gay celebrities star in new HIV/AIDS awareness video
attitude.co.uk (satire) (registration) (blog)
A host of celebrities have lent their voices to a new video to raise awareness of HIV/AIDS. Neil Patrick Harris, Tituss Burgess, Nathan Lane and Looking's Daniel Franzese highlight the continued disproportionately high rates of HIV amongst gay men in ...

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HIV/AIDS: Parasitic worms may hold key to cutting spread of epidemic - Pulse Nigeria

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 09:41

HIV/AIDS: Parasitic worms may hold key to cutting spread of epidemic
Pulse Nigeria
A doctor draws blood from a man to check for HIV/AIDS at a mobile play A doctor draws blood from a man to check for HIV/AIDS at a mobile testing unit in Ndeeba, a suburb in Uganda's capital Kampala May 16, 2014. (REUTERS/Edward Echwalu) ...

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Bangladesh at high risk of HIV/AIDS: Experts - The Daily Star

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 09:27

The Daily Star

Bangladesh at high risk of HIV/AIDS: Experts
The Daily Star
Although the prevalence of HIV/AIDS is low in the country, Bangladesh is still at high risk of the deadly disease spreading due to its demographic transition and easy access to drugs, say experts. “Bangladesh is a low HIV prevalence country, but we're ...
Children and adolescents forgotten by HIV policymakersNew Internationalist (blog)
Study: Young men living on streets at risk of HIV infectionDhaka Tribune

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When pornography uses condoms, those watching have safer sex

Medical News Today - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 09:00
Study suggests porn plays a positive role in encouraging condom use among men who have sex with men.
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Fireflies light the way to female HIV transmission: Glowing virus maps points of entry through entire female reproductive tract for first time

Medical News Today - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 05:00
Finding the vulnerable points where HIV enters the female reproductive tract is like searching for needles in a haystack.
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Nanoparticles hold promise as double-edged sword against genital herpes

Medical News Today - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 04:00
An effective vaccine against the virus that causes genital herpes has evaded researchers for decades.
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Single antibody infusions provide durable protection against HIV-like virus in monkeys

Medical News Today - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 04:00
A single antibody infusion can protect monkeys against infection with an HIV-like virus for up to 23 weeks, researchers have found.
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