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UH Moment: Addressing HIV/AIDS Epidemic - Houston Public Media

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 17:30

Houston Public Media

UH Moment: Addressing HIV/AIDS Epidemic
Houston Public Media
With a $5 million grant from Gilead Sciences, Inc. the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work is establishing the SUSTAIN Wellbeing COMPASS Coordinating Center to enhance HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment in the Southern United States ...

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U.S. Investments Drive First Annual Increase In Funding For ... - Kaiser Family Foundation

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 10:53

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U.S. Investments Drive First Annual Increase In Funding For ...
Kaiser Family Foundation
The G-FINDER report, released on Wednesday, tracks investments in drugs, vaccines, diagnostics, microbicides, and vector control products and also basic research across 33 neglected diseases — a group of diseases that lead to approximately 6.4 million ...
R&D for neglected diseases reliant on just two donors, G-FINDER ...Devex

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Department of Defense HIV/AIDS Prevention Program (DHAPP) - U.S. Africa Command (press release)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 10:42

Department of Defense HIV/AIDS Prevention Program (DHAPP)
U.S. Africa Command (press release)
The Department of Defense HIV/AIDS Prevention Program (DHAPP) is responsible for assisting foreign military partners with the development and implementation of culturally focused, military-specific HIV/AIDS prevention, care, and treatment programs in ...

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Drug classes used for asthma - Homeopathic remedies for asthma in babies - Ipratropium bromide and albuterol sulfate ... - Hyde Park Herald

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 10:41

Hyde Park Herald

Drug classes used for asthma - Homeopathic remedies for asthma in babies - Ipratropium bromide and albuterol sulfate ...
Hyde Park Herald
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On HIV/AIDS Prevention And Non-Discrimination - Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 08:32

Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)

On HIV/AIDS Prevention And Non-Discrimination
Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)
The Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG) in collaboration with the Ghana AIDS Commission has join forces with Johnson and Johnson to engage some youth in HIV/AIDS related activities in Koforidua. The celebration held to commemorate the World ...

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R&D for neglected diseases reliant on just two donors, G-FINDER report warns - Devex

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 07:15

Devex

R&D for neglected diseases reliant on just two donors, G-FINDER report warns
Devex
LONDON — Funding for research and development into neglected diseases has increased for the first time in recent years, driven by investments from the United States, a new report has found. But other governments should be encouraged to “set the bar ...

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Why good nutrition is important for people living with HIV/AIDS - Ghana News Agency

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 07:08

Ghana News Agency

Why good nutrition is important for people living with HIV/AIDS
Ghana News Agency
Accra, Dec. 14, GNA - Good nutrition is very important to all people, whether or not they are living with HIV and AIDS. It requires the intake of a variety of foods from all of the six basic food groups considered in relation to the body's dietary ...

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Work remains to remove stigma attached to HIV/AIDS | Health ... - messenger-inquirer

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:19

Work remains to remove stigma attached to HIV/AIDS | Health ...
messenger-inquirer
World AIDS Day came and passed again this year with little fanfare. Matthew 25 held an open house for its new building addition at its Henderson office. Local news stations.

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HIV Aids in Pakistan - The Nation

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 20:51

HIV Aids in Pakistan
The Nation
HIV is recognized as a health concern in Pakistan with the number of cases growing. According to a report, 60 teams visited 20 cities nationwide and collected data from 5,000 locations. Likewise, the survey revealed that in a span of one year, the ...

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IPM begins first clinical trial of vaginal rings to prevent HIV in women - News-Medical.net

Google News - Microbicides - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 20:03

IPM begins first clinical trial of vaginal rings to prevent HIV in women
News-Medical.net
The nonprofit International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM) announced today the start of the first clinical trial of vaginal rings designed to slowly release the antiretroviral (ARV) drug dapivirine over three months to prevent HIV in women. The ...

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Windsor sex offender to speak about his experiences with HIV/AIDS - CTV News

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 14:22

CTV News

Windsor sex offender to speak about his experiences with HIV/AIDS
CTV News
From 1997 to 2004, Leone had unprotected sex with 15 victims without disclosing his HIV status. Five women contracted HIV, many of whom continue to experience physical, mental and emotional distress. The Parole Board of Canada now believes Leone doesn ...

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President Trump must lead the global fight against HIV/AIDS, not surrender it - STLtoday.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 13:15

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President Trump must lead the global fight against HIV/AIDS, not surrender it
STLtoday.com
After 15 years of strong, bipartisan American leadership and incredible progress in the global fight against AIDS, the Trump administration appears ready to trade the iconic red ribbon for the white flag of surrender. That's the conclusion of a new ONE ...

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A Latino AIDS Memorial Stands, but Gentrification Displaces the Community - TheBody.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 12:58

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A Latino AIDS Memorial Stands, but Gentrification Displaces the Community
TheBody.com
East Los Angeles is a special neighborhood not only because it has been a safe haven for migrants to the U.S. for many decades: A memorial in Lincoln Park, East LA, also honors those we lost to the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the '80s and early '90s. It is ...

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3-month vaginal ring for HIV prevention enters clinical trial - Healio - Healio

Google News - Microbicides - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 12:07

3-month vaginal ring for HIV prevention enters clinical trial - Healio
Healio
The International Partnership for Microbicides, or IPM, announced the launch of a phase 1 clinical trial that will evaluate a vaginal ring that slowly releases the non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor dapivirine over 3 months to prevent HIV ...

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USAID, Sri Lanka Launch HIV/AIDS Technical Assistance Partnership To Support Efforts To End AIDS In Country By 2025 - Kaiser Family Foundation

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 11:18

USAID, Sri Lanka Launch HIV/AIDS Technical Assistance Partnership To Support Efforts To End AIDS In Country By 2025
Kaiser Family Foundation
“Sri Lanka and the United States have launched a two-year HIV/AIDS Technical Assistance Partnership to fast track government efforts to end AIDS in the country by 2025, a local media report said here Tuesday. [The] U.S. Agency for International ...

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Corruption overtaking HIV infection as SA's top scourge: HIV/Aids researcher - Times LIVE

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 09:44

Corruption overtaking HIV infection as SA's top scourge: HIV/Aids researcher
Times LIVE
Acclaimed HIV/Aids researcher Professor Salim Abdool Karim has castigated National Director of Public Prosecutions Shaun Abrahams for failing to act against those implicated in the Public Protector's State of Capture Report. In a hard-hitting letter to ...

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Gogos lead fight against HIV/AIDS - Highway Mail

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 08:56

Highway Mail

Gogos lead fight against HIV/AIDS
Highway Mail
IT was a day of celebration and jubilation at the Hillcrest AIDS Centre Trust's annual Gogo of the Year event at a packed community Hall in Inchanga. Dressed in their finest traditional attire, more than 400 gogos from the organisation's Gogo Support ...

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IPM's three-month HIV prevention vaginal ring begins first clinical trial - EurekAlert (press release)

Google News - Microbicides - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 08:04

IPM's three-month HIV prevention vaginal ring begins first clinical trial
EurekAlert (press release)
13, 2017) - The nonprofit International Partnership for Microbicides (IPM) announced today the start of the first clinical trial of vaginal rings designed to slowly release the antiretroviral (ARV) drug dapivirine over three months to prevent HIV in ...

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Motivational Interviewing-Based Brief Interventions May Prove Effective for HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse - MD Magazine

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 12/13/2017 - 05:01

MD Magazine

Motivational Interviewing-Based Brief Interventions May Prove Effective for HIV/AIDS, Substance Abuse
MD Magazine
HIV/AIDS, substance abuse, intervention, interview A multisite randomized control trial on the effectiveness of a motivational interview-based brief intervention (MIBI) on patients with comorbid HIV/AIDS and substance abuse, hopes to find patients ...

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Thomas Allen Harris Looks Back at HIV/AIDS Activism in Short Film, ABOUT FACE: EVOLUTION OF A BLACK ... - Broadway World

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 18:28

Thomas Allen Harris Looks Back at HIV/AIDS Activism in Short Film, ABOUT FACE: EVOLUTION OF A BLACK ...
Broadway World
On World AIDS Day 2017, Visual AIDS opened its 28th iteration of Day With(out) Art, an annual program that seeks to increase awareness of the ongoing HIV/AIDS crisis. This year's program, titled ALTERNATE ENDINGS, RADICAL BEGINNINGS, was curated by ...

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