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Trump's firing of HIV/AIDS council should send a clear signal - The Denver Post

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 13:25

The Denver Post

Trump's firing of HIV/AIDS council should send a clear signal
The Denver Post
President Donald Trump speaks on Dec. 18 at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, D.C. Trump recently dismissed the remaining members of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS. Re: “Trump administration fires all members of HIV/AIDS advisory ...
Trump Administration Dismisses Members of HIV/AIDS Council as ...AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
What would Dionne Warwick say if Trump called her and said, 'Hey ...Washington Post
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Hot Guys and Heroes: HIV-Positive Artist George Towne - TheBody.com

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 12:22

TheBody.com

Hot Guys and Heroes: HIV-Positive Artist George Towne
TheBody.com
After finding out he was living with HIV, he decided to take the news as an opportunity. "As soon as I turned HIV positive, I knew that I should consider coming out about that, because as an artist, a visual artist ... you know, there are professions ...

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Genetically Modified T Cells Might Help Fight HIV - Scientific American - Scientific American

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 11:30

Scientific American

Genetically Modified T Cells Might Help Fight HIV - Scientific American
Scientific American
Preliminary work in monkeys suggests stem cells can be engineered to help combat the virus.

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What would Dionne Warwick say if Trump called her and said, 'Hey, girlfriend…'? - Washington Post

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 09:46

FierceHealthcare

What would Dionne Warwick say if Trump called her and said, 'Hey, girlfriend…'?
Washington Post
“If he were to call me, and say, 'Hey, girlfriend …'” This is how singing legend Dionne Warwick imagined that a phone call from President Trump enlisting her help in the fight against HIV/AIDS might start. But she said she wouldn't hesitate. “If he ...
White House gives walking papers to remaining members of Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDSFierceHealthcare
Trump's attacks on HIV+ people could cause a national crisisThe Daily Dot

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HUD awards $1.3M to support Milwaukee HIV-AIDS housing programs - The Milwaukee Independent

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 06:00

The Milwaukee Independent

HUD awards $1.3M to support Milwaukee HIV-AIDS housing programs
The Milwaukee Independent
Research shows that a stable home is critical to the well-being of persons living with HIV/AIDS, and results in better health and reduced transmission of the disease. In addition to housing assistance, these local programs will provide access to ...

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Preliminary study hints that genetically modified T cells might fight HIV - STAT

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 04:57

STAT

Preliminary study hints that genetically modified T cells might fight HIV
STAT
he same kind of DNA tinkering that produced the first FDA-approved gene therapy for cancer 1 has shown hints of suppressing and even eradicating HIV infection in lab animals, scientists have reported 2. Although the study was small — it tested the ...

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Free services for people living with HIV/AIDS - Jamaica Observer

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 00:08

Free services for people living with HIV/AIDS
Jamaica Observer
“The AHF's mission is to focus attention on the HIV and AIDS epidemic and the right to health, through the provision of cutting-edge medicine and advocacy regardless of ability to pay. The strengthening of the capacity of religious agencies to ...

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FG partners Society for Family Health on HIV/AIDS in schools - New Telegraph Newspaper

Mon, 01/01/2018 - 21:38

New Telegraph Newspaper

FG partners Society for Family Health on HIV/AIDS in schools
New Telegraph Newspaper
The Federal Government is partnering the Society for Family Health (SFH) to combat the scourge of HIV/AIDS in schools across the country. Presenting the combined reports at the official Dissemination of Report of the Impact Evaluation of Family Life ...

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AIDS Commission slams prayer camp operators over new HIV infections - GhanaWeb

Mon, 01/01/2018 - 20:31

GhanaWeb

AIDS Commission slams prayer camp operators over new HIV infections
GhanaWeb
At a recent dissemination forum organized by the Regional AIDS Committee (RAC) under the umbrella of the Technical Support Unit (TSU) of the Ghana AIDS Commission (GAC) on the findings, Ms Golda Asante, the Regional AIDS Coordinator, said that the team ...

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Trump terminated all members of HIV/AIDS council with no explanation - TheGrio (press release)

Sun, 12/31/2017 - 12:45

TheGrio (press release)

Trump terminated all members of HIV/AIDS council with no explanation
TheGrio (press release)
The remaining members of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS have all been terminated by President Trump. The news has been confirmed by the council's executive director Kay Hayes. Six members of the council had resigned in June, saying they ...
Donald Trump unexpectedly fired everyone on his HIV/AIDS council, and here's why we should be worriedYahoo News
Trump Axed Every HIV/AIDS Advisory Council Member Left & Now Its Future Is Up In The AirBustle
Trump Fires Remaining Members Of Presidential Advisory Council On HIV/AIDSBlavity
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Trump Fires Remaining Members Of Presidential Advisory Council On HIV/AIDS - Blavity

Sun, 12/31/2017 - 09:45

Blavity

Trump Fires Remaining Members Of Presidential Advisory Council On HIV/AIDS
Blavity
President Donald Trump recently fired the remaining members of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS. A statement from the council's executive director confirmed the termination last week, according to CNN. The termination comes after six ...
Trump administration fires all members of HIV/AIDS advisory councilDuluth News Tribune

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Donald Trump unexpectedly fired everyone on his HIV/AIDS council, and here's why we should be worried - Yahoo News

Sun, 12/31/2017 - 08:08

Yahoo News

Donald Trump unexpectedly fired everyone on his HIV/AIDS council, and here's why we should be worried
Yahoo News
“The Obama administration dismissed the George W. Bush administration appointees to PACHA in order to bring in new voices. All PACHA members are eligible to apply to serve on the new council that will be convened in 2018.” However, HIV experts and ...

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Minister Worried Prayer Camps Threatening HIV/AIDS Fight - Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)

Sun, 12/31/2017 - 05:09

Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)

Minister Worried Prayer Camps Threatening HIV/AIDS Fight
Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)
The Eastern Regional Minster, Eric Kwakye-Darfuor, has expressed worry over the activities of some prayer camps who unduly detain HIV patients instead of all...

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Prayer camps threatening gains made in HIV/AIDS fight - Minister - Myjoyonline.com

Sun, 12/31/2017 - 04:58

Myjoyonline.com

Prayer camps threatening gains made in HIV/AIDS fight - Minister
Myjoyonline.com
The Eastern Regional Minster, Eric Kwakye-Darfuor, has expressed worry over the activities of some prayer camps who unduly detain HIV patients instead of allowing them to seek appropriate medical care. He said that practice was an affront to the ...

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Trump Fires HIV/AIDS Advisory Council With No Explanation - ABC15 Arizona

Sat, 12/30/2017 - 18:58

ABC15 Arizona

Trump Fires HIV/AIDS Advisory Council With No Explanation
ABC15 Arizona
President Donald Trump fired the remaining members of the White House's advisory council on HIV/AIDS on Wednesday. Six members of the council quit back in June. The remaining members reportedly received a termination letter via FedEx with no ...

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An 'effort to erase LGBTQ people': Activists denounce Trump's firing of HIV/AIDS council - Washington Post

Sat, 12/30/2017 - 15:30

Washington Post

An 'effort to erase LGBTQ people': Activists denounce Trump's firing of HIV/AIDS council
Washington Post
President Trump's most recent move in the government's effort to address the HIV/AIDS epidemic once again brings the administration's commitment to eradicating the disease into question, activists say. Months after a half-dozen members of the ...
Trump fires council advising on HIV/AIDS - USA TodayUSA TODAY
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Trump Ends Terms of Remaining Members of HIV and AIDS Council - New York Times

Sat, 12/30/2017 - 12:44

New York Times

Trump Ends Terms of Remaining Members of HIV and AIDS Council
New York Times
Gabriel Maldonado, the chief executive of TruEvolution, an advocacy group for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people and an H.I.V. and AIDS services organization, who was among those dismissed, said federal officials could have removed him and ...
Trump fires council advising on HIV/AIDS - USA TodayUSA TODAY
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Trump Fires HIV/AIDS Advisory Council With No Explanation - Fox 4

Sat, 12/30/2017 - 10:15

Fox 4

Trump Fires HIV/AIDS Advisory Council With No Explanation
Fox 4
President Donald Trump fired the remaining members of the White House's advisory council on HIV/AIDS on Wednesday. Six members of the council quit back in June. The remaining members reportedly received a termination letter via FedEx with no ...

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