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HIV vs. AIDS: Differences and connections

Medical News Today - HIV/AIDS - 8 hours 43 min ago
What are the causes and symptoms of HIV and AIDS? How does HIV lead to AIDS? How are they tested and diagnosed, and what treatments might be used?
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HIV symptoms timeline: How do symptoms change?

Medical News Today - HIV/AIDS - 14 hours 43 min ago
What are the three stages of HIV? Learn about the symptoms at the AIDS stage, slowing HIV progression, and the outlook if treatment is not received.
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Scientists develop vaccine for HIV/AIDs - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

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NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

Scientists develop vaccine for HIV/AIDs
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
Independent of the United Kingdom reported on Friday that researchers combined two innovative HIV vaccines with a drug usually used to treat cancer in the trial, conducted over three years at the IrsiCaixa Aids Research Institute in Barcelona. After ...
Bill to require disclosure of HIV or AIDS passes House committeefox13now.com
Empowering Women With HIV: An Interview With Activist Naina KhannaTheBody.com
Utah House Committee Approves Bill To Require HIV/AIDS Disclosure Before SexOn Top Magazine
Science Magazine -Myjoyonline.com -Digital Trends -New Scientist
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HIV/AIDS awareness at Vallejo Farmers Market on Saturday - Vallejo Times Herald

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 23:33

HIV/AIDS awareness at Vallejo Farmers Market on Saturday
Vallejo Times Herald
Solano County Health and Social Services and the Solano AIDS Coalition have joined forces to educate the community about HIV/AIDS, with an event ...
Group to host free HIV/AIDS fair Saturday - Gainesville TimesGainesville Times
In This Issue – The Westside GazetteWestside Gazette

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Preventive Measures in HIV/AIDS - Financial Tribune

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 18:35

Preventive Measures in HIV/AIDS
Financial Tribune
The State Welfare Organization has so far launched 32 HIV/AIDS clubs providing support for over 4,000 HIV-positive individuals. The clubs are part of the SWO drive to provide social and emotional support to HIV-infected patients and increase their ...

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AIDS, sex and 'A Walk in My Shoes' - Charlotte Post

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 17:12

AIDS, sex and 'A Walk in My Shoes'
Charlotte Post
“A Walk in My Shoes” addresses HIV and AIDS among young people of color, as well as how preventing the diseases starts with a conversation. Presented by Johnson C Smith University's Collegiate Health Improvement Project, the musical runs March 3-5 at ...

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Taraji P. Henson and Jussie Smollett of 'Empire' Partner With MAC ... - TeenVogue.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 15:50

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Taraji P. Henson and Jussie Smollett of 'Empire' Partner With MAC ...
TeenVogue.com
It's a Monday evening at Chicago's Howard Brown Health, which provides health services to the LGBTQ community, and Empire's Taraji P. Henson and Jussie ...
AIDS, sex and 'A Walk in My Shoes' - The Charlotte PostCharlotte Post
Editorial: Clear advice critical in fight against HIV - Lifestyle - NZ ...New Zealand Herald

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Bill to require disclosure of HIV or AIDS passes House committee - fox13now.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 11:38

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Bill to require disclosure of HIV or AIDS passes House committee
fox13now.com
SALT LAKE CITY — A bill that requires someone to disclose their HIV or AIDS status before engaging in any sexual activity or face a criminal penalty has passed a House Committee. Rep. Justin Fawson's House Bill 369 passed out of committee Friday ...
Empowering Women With HIV: An Interview With Activist Naina KhannaTheBody.com
Five HIV patients left 'virus-free' with no need for daily drugs in early vaccine trialsThe Independent
AIDS vaccine may be 'functional cure' for someScience Magazine
Digital Trends -Daily Mail -Times of India -New Scientist
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HIV diagnoses have decreased in the African American community; prevention and care necessary to continue the ... - Westside Gazette

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 11:26

Westside Gazette

HIV diagnoses have decreased in the African American community; prevention and care necessary to continue the ...
Westside Gazette
Eugene McCray, M.D., Director, Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, CDC; and Jonathan Mermin, M.D., MPH, Director, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, ...
Exhibit 'Uncovers' HIV Stigma for African-American CommunityUKNow (press release)
Our People: Q&A with Darrin JohnsonQNotes

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In This Issue - Westside Gazette

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 11:11

In This Issue
Westside Gazette
Earlier this month BTAN chapters nationwide engaged in activities to promote HIV testing and treatment mobilization efforts as the country marked National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. We open this issue with a round-up of events that took place in ...

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Zimbabwe: Malnutrition, Strikes Worsen Zimbabwe Aids Situation - AllAfrica.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 08:16

Zimbabwe: Malnutrition, Strikes Worsen Zimbabwe Aids Situation
AllAfrica.com
SIGNS of increased malnutrition among people living with HIV and AIDS on antiretroviral treatment are emerging in Zimbabwe, worsened by a devastating strike by doctors. The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) raised alarm at the situation that is ...

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Beware! : No herbal medicine cures HIV/AIDS - Ghana AIDS Commission - Pulse.com.gh

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 07:03

Beware! : No herbal medicine cures HIV/AIDS - Ghana AIDS Commission
Pulse.com.gh
Dr. Angela El-Adas, Director General of the Ghana AIDS Commission, has said that the country is yet to find a cure for the deadly HIV and AIDS. Her comments come on the back of claims by some persons within the traditional and religious circles that ...

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Group to host free HIV/AIDS fair Saturday - Gainesville Times - Gainesville Times

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 00:32

Group to host free HIV/AIDS fair Saturday - Gainesville Times
Gainesville Times
In honor of Black History Month and National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, Avita Community Partners of Gainesville will host a free HIV health and wellness ...
In This Issue – The Westside GazetteWestside Gazette

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Group to host free HIV/AIDS fair Saturday - Gainesville Times

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 00:32

Group to host free HIV/AIDS fair Saturday
Gainesville Times
In honor of Black History Month and National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, Avita Community Partners of Gainesville will host a free HIV health and wellness fair for the people of Hall County on Saturday. All afternoon, volunteers will be offering a ...

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She infected me with HIV/AIDs but I still love her - The Standard (press release)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 02/23/2017 - 23:37

She infected me with HIV/AIDs but I still love her
The Standard (press release)
Allow me to call her Cathy. I met her at Maseno University. Cathy was a true definition of beauty. Forget about Campus girls who paint their lips with duracoat as if they are competing with the rainbow. I had dated only fourteen girls, but none of them ...

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Kudos for HIV/AIDS Coalition at officers'election - The Nation Newspaper

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 02/23/2017 - 18:01

Kudos for HIV/AIDS Coalition at officers'election
The Nation Newspaper
He said: “So we in NIBUCAA are the voice of the Nigerian private sector's response to HIV and AIDS on the premise that businesses have collective leadership role to play in the wide multi-sectoral response to the pandemic and other related ailments.
Wigwe, Terraz emerge NiBUCCA co-chairmanDaily Trust

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Five HIV patients left 'virus-free' with no need for daily drugs in early vaccine trials - The Independent

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 02/23/2017 - 14:40

The Independent

Five HIV patients left 'virus-free' with no need for daily drugs in early vaccine trials
The Independent
A new vaccine-based treatment for HIV has succeeded in suppressing the virus in five patients, raising hopes further research could help prevent Aids without the need for daily drugs. Researchers combined two innovative HIV vaccines with a drug usually ...
AIDS vaccine may be 'functional cure' for someScience Magazine
Empowering Women With HIV: An Interview With Activist Naina KhannaTheBody.com
Bill to require disclosure of HIV or AIDS passes House committeefox13now.com
Times of India -Daily Mail -International Business Times -New Scientist
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Empowering Women With HIV: An Interview With Activist Naina Khanna - TheBody.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 02/23/2017 - 14:23

TheBody.com

Empowering Women With HIV: An Interview With Activist Naina Khanna
TheBody.com
Only about half of women living with HIV are engaged in routine care, and only four in 10 of those in care have the virus under control. In observance of the 12th annual National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day on March 10, amfAR spoke with ...
Five HIV patients left 'virus-free' with no need for daily drugs in early vaccine trialsThe Independent
AIDS vaccine may be 'functional cure' for someScience Magazine
Bill to require disclosure of HIV or AIDS passes House committeefox13now.com
Times of India -Digital Trends -Daily Mail -New Scientist
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Mike Pence Doesn't Like Condoms, Waited Forever to Stop HIV Crisis and Probably Only Likes Missionary Sex; He's ... - The Root

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 02/23/2017 - 13:33

The Root

Mike Pence Doesn't Like Condoms, Waited Forever to Stop HIV Crisis and Probably Only Likes Missionary Sex; He's ...
The Root
No one can question Bono's commitment to fighting AIDS in Africa. However, if one is dedicated to battling AIDS all over the world, why would anyone salute a man whose stubbornness helped create the worst HIV outbreak in his state's history as governor?
Think We've Heard Enough About Safe Sex? This Is Why Condom And STI Week Matters.Huffington Post South Africa (blog)

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Using My Big Mouth for a New Video About HIV - TheBody.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 02/23/2017 - 12:48

TheBody.com

Using My Big Mouth for a New Video About HIV
TheBody.com
... hopefully, reduce new infection rates; keep those of us living with the virus healthy; and stop the shame and stigma surrounding HIV. The Start Talking. Stop HIV. campaign launched on February 7, 2017, National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. I'm ...
Multiple Viral Load Value Testing May Better Inform HIV ...Infectious Disease Advisor (registration)
Drop in new infections, PrEP failure top news at HIV confabBay Area Reporter
AHF: CDC Again Fails to Mention Condoms in Latest HIV Prevention Campaign or Role in 18% Decline in InfectionsDigital Journal

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