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AIDS burdens Zimbabwe's old with orphans and illness - Reuters

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AIDS burdens Zimbabwe's old with orphans and illness
Reuters
It's worrying when you look at the rate of HIV/AIDS amongst aged persons here. The percentage of elderly persons aged 60 years and above living with HIV is around 15.3 percent," said Marck Chikanza, national coordinator of the National Age Network of ...

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AIDS burdens Zimbabwe's old with orphans and illness - Reuters

Google News - HIV/AIDS - 6 hours 43 min ago

AIDS burdens Zimbabwe's old with orphans and illness
Reuters
It's worrying when you look at the rate of HIV/AIDS amongst aged persons here. The percentage of elderly persons aged 60 years and above living with HIV is around 15.3 percent," said Marck Chikanza, national coordinator of the National Age Network of ...

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Minneapolis nonprofit opening housing for homeless living with HIV/AIDS - KMSP-TV

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 23:11

KMSP-TV

Minneapolis nonprofit opening housing for homeless living with HIV/AIDS
KMSP-TV
MINNEAPOLIS (KMSP) - A Minneapolis non-profit is opening an apartment building for homeless and very low income individuals living with HIV/AIDS. On August 1, Clare Housing will slowly start welcoming residents into the new 36-unit building on NE 2nd ...

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'Mosaic' HIV Vaccine Looks Good In Early Trial, Boston Researcher Tells AIDS Conference - WBUR

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 16:27

WBUR

'Mosaic' HIV Vaccine Looks Good In Early Trial, Boston Researcher Tells AIDS Conference
WBUR
At a major international AIDS conference in Paris this week, researchers presented findings on a new HIV vaccine that look promising enough to launch a big clinical trial by the end of this year. That means it's still several years before the vaccine ...
What can science learn from a child who has controlled HIV without drugs for more than 8 years?Science Magazine
The Next AIDS PandemicForeign Policy (blog)
Nigeria: Global Donors Reduce Funding for HIV/Aids TreatmentAllAfrica.com
WatertownDailyTimes.com -Reuters
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The Next AIDS Pandemic - Foreign Policy (blog)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 14:46

Foreign Policy (blog)

The Next AIDS Pandemic
Foreign Policy (blog)
Thousands of HIV/AIDS experts are gathered in Paris this week for their biennial world conference, and leaders are exhorting every one of them to fight for global financing and expand access to treatment, especially in Africa. But the world cannot ...
'Mosaic' HIV Vaccine Looks Good In Early Trial, Boston Researcher Tells AIDS ConferenceWBUR
In struggle against HIV, scientists get help from cowsThe Denver Post
Local health agency celebrates statewide HIV/AIDS victoryWatertownDailyTimes.com
AllAfrica.com -Reuters
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275 people die of HIV-AIDS in Ashanti - Ghana Business News

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 14:31

275 people die of HIV-AIDS in Ashanti
Ghana Business News
Two hundred and seventy-five (275) people died of HIV/AIDS in the Ashanti Region, last year. Mr. Dennis Bandoh, the Regional Focal Person, who announced this, said late report to the health facilities and resort to the prayer camps for treatment, were ...

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EDITORIAL - HIV/AIDS on the rise - Philippine Star

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 12:57

Philippine Star

EDITORIAL - HIV/AIDS on the rise
Philippine Star
In 2008, the Department of Health recorded one case of HIV infection daily in the entire country. By 2016, the figure had jumped to 26 daily. This year, the figure has gone up further, to an average of 29 new cases every day. Data from the DOH ...

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South African child in HIV remission without drugs

Medical News Today - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 11:00
A South African child has been in sustained remission of HIV for 8.5 years without therapy, after receiving early treatment in infancy, scientists report.
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HIV milestone, discrimination suit and China's AI plans - Nature.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 09:03

Nature.com

HIV milestone, discrimination suit and China's AI plans
Nature.com
HIV/AIDS milestone For the first time in history, more than half of all people living with HIV or AIDS — 19.5 million of about 36.7 million individuals — are receiving antiretroviral therapy, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS reports ...

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HIV/AIDS 5K Walk/Run receives Pure Michigan fitness endorsement ... - Gladwin County Record & Beaverton Clarion (registration)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 06:14

HIV/AIDS 5K Walk/Run receives Pure Michigan fitness endorsement ...
Gladwin County Record & Beaverton Clarion (registration)
MT. PLEASANT – The Governor's Council on Physical Fitness, Health and Sports and the Michigan Fitness Foundation have endorsed the 8th Annual Central ...

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Nigeria: Global Donors Reduce Funding for HIV/Aids Treatment - AllAfrica.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 06:02

Foreign Policy (blog)

Nigeria: Global Donors Reduce Funding for HIV/Aids Treatment
AllAfrica.com
The United States of America and other major donors to HIV/AIDs programmes in Africa have reduced its funding for anti-retroviral drugs and research. The priorities to funding innovation in global healthcare has hit an all-time low in the annual ...
Local health agency celebrates statewide HIV/AIDS victoryWatertownDailyTimes.com
The Next AIDS PandemicForeign Policy (blog)
HIV/AIDS Cure 2017: 9-Year-Old Child in Remission Without Taking MedicationChristian Post
Eyewitness News -Science Magazine
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Global donors reduce funding for HIV/AIDS treatment - Premium Times

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 05:54

Global donors reduce funding for HIV/AIDS treatment
Premium Times
The United States of America and other major donors to HIV/AIDs programmes in Africa have reduced its funding for anti-retroviral drugs and research. The priorities to funding innovation in global healthcare has hit an all-time low in the annual ...

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Local health agency celebrates statewide HIV/AIDS victory - WatertownDailyTimes.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 05:26

Eyewitness News

Local health agency celebrates statewide HIV/AIDS victory
WatertownDailyTimes.com
For the first time in more than a decade, New York is reporting a significant decrease in the number of HIV/AIDS cases throughout the state. At a news conference Tuesday afternoon, ACR Health presented the good news as an update on the Campaign to End ...
HIV/AIDS Cure 2017: 9-Year-Old Child in Remission Without Taking MedicationChristian Post
Study: Change in HIV/Aids medication could save thousandsEyewitness News
HIV fight advances with new drug cocktails, fresh vaccine hopesReuters
U.S. News & World Report -Doctors Without Borders
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Experimental HIV vaccine regimen is well-tolerated, elicits immune responses

Medical News Today - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 07/26/2017 - 03:00
Results from an early-stage clinical trial called APPROACH show that an investigational HIV vaccine regimen was well-tolerated and generated immune responses against HIV in healthy adults.
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Doctors Are One Step Closer To Preventing HIV Transmission - Refinery29

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 07/25/2017 - 14:51

Refinery29

Doctors Are One Step Closer To Preventing HIV Transmission
Refinery29
A groundbreaking new study has provided some insight that could smash stereotypes and stigma surrounding HIV and AIDS. In the largest study to date of HIV transmission amongst gay couples of differing HIV status, researchers found that HIV-positive men ...
New approaches in HIV/AIDS battle show lots of sex can be safeBusiness Day (registration)
Consistent treatment prevents HIV transmission among gay menMedical News Today
International study of gay couples reports no transmissions from an HIV-positive partner on treatmentaidsmap
WebMD -Kirby Institute -BuzzFeed News
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Study: Change in HIV/Aids medication could save thousands - Eyewitness News

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 07/25/2017 - 13:59

Eyewitness News

Study: Change in HIV/Aids medication could save thousands
Eyewitness News
JOHANNESBURG - A Paris conference on HIV/ Aids has heard that a simple change in medication could save more than 100,000 lives a year. Doctors making this claim cite a study in Uganda, Zimbabwe, Malawi and Kenya. The results of the study are ...
AIDS Is Still a Global CrisisU.S. News & World Report
HIV fight advances with new drug cocktails, fresh vaccine hopesReuters
MSF Sounds Alarm Over High Numbers of People Dying from AIDS in AfricaDoctors Without Borders
Business Day (registration) -Vox
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Consistent treatment prevents HIV transmission among gay men

Medical News Today - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 07/25/2017 - 12:00
Zero cases of HIV transmission were reported among serodifferent gay men who engaged in unprotected sex over a period of 4 years. HIV treatment is key.
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Patient Voices: AIDS and HIV - New York Times

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 07/25/2017 - 09:52

New York Times

Patient Voices: AIDS and HIV
New York Times
There are over 36 million people worldwide living with HIV or AIDS. What is it like to live with this today? Have improved treatments changed the outlook of someone with H.I.V.? Does the stigma associated with AIDS still exist? Five men and women speak ...

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