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Zimbabwe's prominent HIV/AIDS activist - Deutsche Welle

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Deutsche Welle

Zimbabwe's prominent HIV/AIDS activist
Deutsche Welle
Martha Tholanah, is passionate about working with minority communities with high prevalence of HIV/AIDS. The 51-year old tested positive for the virus in 2003. This marked the beginning of her fight against HIV/AIDS discrimination. "It was like a death ...

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South Africa: Government to Re-Focus On HIV, Aids Life Skills Programme - AllAfrica.com

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South Africa: Government to Re-Focus On HIV, Aids Life Skills Programme
AllAfrica.com
Cape Town — Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says government has increased its focus on HIV and Aids education programme to help curb the spread of the disease amongst learners. The Minister said this when she Ministers in the Social ...

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AIDS pageant in Uganda seeks to stem stigma, discrimination - Fox News

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AIDS pageant in Uganda seeks to stem stigma, discrimination
Fox News
It's just because the stigma and discrimination around them hindered them from taking their medicine well," Lovinka Nakayiza of the Uganda Network of Young people Living with HIV & AIDS, the civic group which put on the pageant, said. "Our family ...

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HIV/AIDS FIGHT: Zomba Formulates Bylaws Against Discrimination - Capital Radio Malawi (press release) (blog)

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HIV/AIDS FIGHT: Zomba Formulates Bylaws Against Discrimination
Capital Radio Malawi (press release) (blog)
Over 39 chiefs from the area of Traditional Authority Mlumbe expressed worry that stigma towards those with HIV/AIDS forces people to shun from voluntary counselling and testing and also hinders those with the virus in engaging in different ...

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Youth Council for improved coordination of sex health,HIV/AIDS programs - Nyasa Times

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 09/25/2016 - 23:08

Nyasa Times

Youth Council for improved coordination of sex health,HIV/AIDS programs
Nyasa Times
In acknowledging the existing gaps in coordination of youth-targeted HIV and AIDS and Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) programmes both at national and district level, the National Youth Council of Malawi (NYCOM) intends to develop stakeholders ...

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AIDS pageant in Uganda seeks to stem stigma, discrimination - Houston Chronicle

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Houston Chronicle

AIDS pageant in Uganda seeks to stem stigma, discrimination
Houston Chronicle
Tryphena Natukunda , left, a Ugandan living with HIV/ Aids the winner of the third annual Uganda Network of Young People Living with HIV beauty pageant at Golf Course Hotel Kampala, Uganda, Saturday Sept. 24, ... more. Photo: Stephen Wandera, AP.

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New hope as HIV-AIDS vaccine discovered - Blasting News

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Blasting News

New hope as HIV-AIDS vaccine discovered
Blasting News
The #HIV-AIDS vaccination discovery made the world a better place to live in. The vaccination was discovered in #Africa (Kenya) some time back. The vaccination was discovered by Prof. Thumbi Ndung'u who is the head of the KwaZulu-Natal Research ...

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Health Ministry says steps taken to give free medication to HIV/AIDS patients - Newsfirst

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Health Ministry says steps taken to give free medication to HIV/AIDS patients
Newsfirst
The Health Ministry states that steps have been taken to provide free medication to all HIV/AIDS patients in the country. Previously, medication was only provided to a select group of individuals using provision granted by the Global Fund. Director ...

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Tobacco kills more HIV-positive DC residents than AIDS - Washington Blade

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 16:46

Washington Blade

Tobacco kills more HIV-positive DC residents than AIDS
Washington Blade
Among those living with HIV/AIDS, tobacco use is even more prevalent. It is estimated that as many as 70 percent of people with HIV use tobacco and are two- to three-times more likely to smoke cigarettes than people without HIV. Because HIV hinders the ...

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Tobacco kills more HIV-positive D.C. residents than AIDS - Washington Blade

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Washington Blade

Tobacco kills more HIV-positive D.C. residents than AIDS
Washington Blade
Smoking is killing our community. Every year, tobacco-related diseases take more than 30000 LGBT lives. In Washington, D.C., smoking is responsible for . . .

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Sri Lanka maintains lowest HIV/AIDS prevalence in SEAsia - Ceylon Daily News

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 15:41

Sri Lanka maintains lowest HIV/AIDS prevalence in SEAsia
Ceylon Daily News
Addressing a press briefing at the Health Education Bureau Auditorium, in Colombo yesterday, he said that 2,436 HIV/AIDS cases had been reported from Sri Lanka so far from the day the first cases were detected in 1987. “The government provides free ARI ...

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GW Receives Martin Delaney Grant for HIV Cure Research - GW Today

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 14:28

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GW Receives Martin Delaney Grant for HIV Cure Research
GW Today
The grant is part of the second iteration of the NIH's Martin Delaney Collaboratory program, which fosters public and private partnerships to accelerate HIV/AIDS cure research. Mr. Delaney was a well-known AIDS activist before his death in 2009. GW ...
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HIV 360° Fellow Spotlight: Thomas Davis | Human Rights CampaignHuman Rights Campaign (blog)

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Conservative website wrongly ties Clinton Foundation to bad HIV/AIDS drugs - PolitiFact

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 13:02

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Conservative website wrongly ties Clinton Foundation to bad HIV/AIDS drugs
PolitiFact
For the most part, Republican attacks on the Clinton Foundation have raised questions about its donors, but now an article from the conservative Daily Caller website challenges one of the foundation's signature efforts, getting affordable HIV/AIDS ...

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Conservative website wrongly ties Clinton Foundation to bad HIV ... - PolitiFact

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PolitiFact

Conservative website wrongly ties Clinton Foundation to bad HIV ...
PolitiFact
For the most part, Republican attacks on the Clinton Foundation have raised questions about its donors, but now an article from the conservative Daily Caller ...

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For HIV/AIDS Patients, Massage Provides a Touch of Humanity - Massage Magazine

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 09:45

Massage Magazine

For HIV/AIDS Patients, Massage Provides a Touch of Humanity
Massage Magazine
October is AIDS Awareness Month, so this is a good time to become educated about what HIV and AIDS are, the prevalence of this retrovirus and how massage therapy fits into a treatment plan for the estimated 1.2 million Americans currently living with ...
GW Receives Martin Delaney Grant for HIV Cure ResearchGW Today
Recognizing HIV and Aging in AmericaAIDS.gov blog (blog)

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To learn how to prevent or treat HIV/Aids, check these out - Erasing 76 Crimes

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 08:47

Erasing 76 Crimes

To learn how to prevent or treat HIV/Aids, check these out
Erasing 76 Crimes
UNAIDS · HIV/AIDS data and statistics – WHO; Estimates of global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and mortality of HIV, 1980–2015: The Global Burden of Disease Study 2015 – The Lancet. Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) resources. PrEP has ...

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Recognizing HIV and Aging in America - AIDS.gov blog (blog)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 09/23/2016 - 08:14

AIDS.gov blog (blog)

Recognizing HIV and Aging in America
AIDS.gov blog (blog)
Summary: Dr. Lansky outlines some resources and Federal actions outlined in the National HIV/AIDS Strategy related to HIV and aging. Yesterday [September 18], we observed National HIV & Aging Awareness Day. People aged 50 years and older comprise ...
GW Receives Martin Delaney Grant for HIV Cure ResearchGW Today
HIV 360° Fellow Spotlight: Thomas Davis | Human Rights CampaignHuman Rights Campaign (blog)
Ajayi Precious | Charleston City PaperCharleston City Paper

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Davies Granite, Sizane support HIV/Aids orphans - Chronicle

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 09/22/2016 - 18:08

Davies Granite, Sizane support HIV/Aids orphans
Chronicle
Davis Granite sports day convener Veronica Stanley said: “The vision of this event is to help orphaned children at Sizane High that have lost loved ones due to the HIV and Aids epidemic, and to make our youths aware of HIV.” Sizane High will be joined ...

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HIV 360° Fellow Spotlight: Thomas Davis - Human Rights Campaign (blog)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 09/22/2016 - 15:46

Human Rights Campaign (blog)

HIV 360° Fellow Spotlight: Thomas Davis
Human Rights Campaign (blog)
Earlier this year, HRC Foundation announced the inaugural class of the 2016 HIV 360° Fellowship Program. Made possible with generous support from the Elton John AIDS Foundation, HIV 360° is a capacity-building fellowship program for young, nonprofit ...

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