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

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 13:15

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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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 - 11:50

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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Church called to action to stop HIV-AIDS spread - GhanaWeb

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 03:44

GhanaWeb

Church called to action to stop HIV-AIDS spread
GhanaWeb
The Ashanti Regional Minister, John Alexander Ackon, has called for the church to lead the crusade against the spread of the HIV-AIDS infection, adding that, speed is of the essence. He said it was important not only to help people to reject risky ...

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The Comfort of Blaming Other People for New HIV Cases - TheBody.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 16:59

TheBody.com

The Comfort of Blaming Other People for New HIV Cases
TheBody.com
So, what happened between 2009 and 2012 that produced such conflicting results? Dr. Jonathan Mermin, the Director of the National Center for HIV/AIDS at the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), happens to have co-authored both studies in question.

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Awareness campaign on drugs, HIV/AIDS - The Arunachal Times

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 15:54

Awareness campaign on drugs, HIV/AIDS
The Arunachal Times
AALO, Apr 27: A massive awareness camp on drugs and HIV/AIDS was conducted by Drug Control Youth Welfare Association Aalo in coordination with RRTC-II, Kripa Foundation Nagaland and APVDC at Gumin Kiin on Wednesday. Speaking on the ...

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HIV/AIDS Cases Up Among Minnesotans in Their 20s - KSTP.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 15:40

Minneapolis Star Tribune

HIV/AIDS Cases Up Among Minnesotans in Their 20s
KSTP.com
Cases of HIV among people in their 20s, injection-drug users and people of color are on the rise in Minnesota, the Minnesota Department of Health said Wednesday. Minnesota had 294 new HIV/AIDS cases in 2015, down from 306 the year before. But, state ...
Minnesota HIV/AIDS cases climb sharply among young adults, drug users, minoritiesMinneapolis Star Tribune
Report: Minn. HIV/AIDS cases jump among drug abusers, minoritiesMinnesota Public Radio News
Gay celebrities star in new HIV/AIDS awareness videoattitude.co.uk (satire) (registration) (blog)
AllAfrica.com -KEYC
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Dine Out to Support Children and Adults Facing HIV/AIDS and Cancer This Thursday - The Hillishome

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 14:01

The Hillishome

Dine Out to Support Children and Adults Facing HIV/AIDS and Cancer This Thursday
The Hillishome
thunderclap-image This Thursday, April 28th, diners across the Washington metro region will stand up against HIV/AIDS, cancer, and other life-challenging illnesses by sitting down at restaurants participating in this year's Dining Out for Life® fundraiser.
Fight AIDS! Dine out!LGBT Weekly
Houston Here's Your Chance to Join Dining Out For LifeHouston Press
Support is on the menu today for 'Dining Out For Life'San Diego Gay & Lesbian News
Hamilton College - The Spectator -Albany Times Union (blog) -Exit 133 (press release) (registration) (blog)
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Prince 'diagnosed with AIDS weeks before his death and was preparing to die' - shock US claims - Mirror.co.uk

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 12:21

Mirror.co.uk

Prince 'diagnosed with AIDS weeks before his death and was preparing to die' - shock US claims
Mirror.co.uk
The magazine claims the Purple Rain star was diagnosed with AIDS six months ago after contracting the HIV positive virus “in the 1990s”. However due to his Jehovah's Witness faith he refused medical treatment instead believing he could be cured by pray.

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