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Signal Boosting: The Power of Radio for Latinx HIV/AIDS Outreach - TheBody.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 08/21/2016 - 14:44

TheBody.com

Signal Boosting: The Power of Radio for Latinx HIV/AIDS Outreach
TheBody.com
"We know that HIV/AIDS is still in our community and some people are affected every day of their lives," said Wilfredo Seda, news analyst and commentator for Café Con Leche. "Thus we tackle [HIV/AIDS] on a consistent basis and not as subject matter ...

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HIV/Aids patients still face rejection and discrimination in China's leading hospitals - South China Morning Post

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 07:07

South China Morning Post

HIV/Aids patients still face rejection and discrimination in China's leading hospitals
South China Morning Post
Frank is one of the 575,000 HIV/Aids patients on the mainland, according to the country's disease control authority, but the real number could be far higher. The mainland's decade-old Aids Prevention and Treatment Regulations are meant to stop ...
HIV/AIDS in 2016 and Beyond | JAMA | JAMA NetworkJAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association
Aging With HIV: An Interview With HIV/AIDS Pioneer Kenneth Mayer, MDTheBody.com
Ryland Roane, 58, AIDS educator and HIV hotline supervisor diesRichmond Free Press
Nature World News -TakePart -International Business Times
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Africa: HIV Prevention Drugs Could Halve New Cases - AllAfrica.com

Google News - Microbicides - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 04:48

AllAfrica.com

Africa: HIV Prevention Drugs Could Halve New Cases
AllAfrica.com
The so-called ASPIRE trial, undertaken by the United States' Microbicide Trials Network, delivered a monthly vaginal ring coated in dapivirine, an ARV, to 2,600 HIV-negative women from Malawi, South Africa, Uganda and Zimbabwe. Earlier this year ...

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Step up campaign to educate people about HIV/Aids - Chronicle

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sat, 08/20/2016 - 03:53

Chronicle

Step up campaign to educate people about HIV/Aids
Chronicle
Zimbabwe is among the first countries to mobilise resources nationally through its Aids levy to fight HIV/Aids. The country which has an estimated 1,4 million people living with HIV, has managed to put more than 800 000 people on antiretroviral treatment.

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Step up campaign to educate peoble about HIV/Aids | The Chronicle - Chronicle

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 08/19/2016 - 20:53

Chronicle

Step up campaign to educate peoble about HIV/Aids | The Chronicle
Chronicle
Zimbabwe is among the first countries to mobilise resources nationally through its Aids levy to fight HIV/Aids. The country which has an estimated 1,4 million ...
HIV door-to-door survey surpasses target | The HeraldThe Herald

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HIV/AIDS in 2016 and Beyond | JAMA | JAMA Network - JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 08/19/2016 - 18:10

South China Morning Post

HIV/AIDS in 2016 and Beyond | JAMA | JAMA Network
JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association
Overshadowed by the Zika epidemic, concerns about terrorism and security, and the US presidential election, the global HIV/AIDS pandemic persists, with 2.1 ...
HIV/Aids patients still face rejection and discrimination in China's leading hospitalsSouth China Morning Post
Aging With HIV: An Interview With HIV/AIDS Pioneer Kenneth Mayer, MDTheBody.com

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Uncovering the female body's secret protection against HIV - PBS NewsHour

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 08/19/2016 - 15:29

PBS NewsHour

Uncovering the female body's secret protection against HIV
PBS NewsHour
So when researchers announced at the International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa, last month that they'd linked a single strain of vaginal bacteria to higher HIV rates, it seemed like they had started to make inroads against the virus in a ...

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HIV/AIDS Awareness Takes Second Place to 'Stability Maintenance ... - Radio Free Asia

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 08/19/2016 - 15:11

HIV/AIDS Awareness Takes Second Place to 'Stability Maintenance ...
Radio Free Asia
Authorities in northwestern China's Xinjiang region are allowing HIV infection rates to spiral out of control by favoring “stability maintenance” education over ...

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Aging With HIV: An Interview With HIV/AIDS Pioneer Kenneth Mayer, MD - TheBody.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 08/19/2016 - 12:32

Richmond Free Press

Aging With HIV: An Interview With HIV/AIDS Pioneer Kenneth Mayer, MD
TheBody.com
In observance of National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day on September 18, amfAR spoke to Dr. Kenneth Mayer, a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, co-chair and medical research director at The Fenway Institute, and a member of ...
Ryland Roane, 58, AIDS educator and HIV hotline supervisor diesRichmond Free Press
HIV Update: Consistent Intake of Antiretroviral Drugs Could Prevent HIV TransmissionNature World News
Was Charlie Sheen Right? NYC Health Official Demetre Daskalakis Backs 'Negligible' HIV Transmission ClaimInternational Business Times
AllAfrica.com -Contagionlive.com -Targeted News Service (subscription)
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Butterfly Project gets youth talking about HIV/AIDS - Berea Mail

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 08/19/2016 - 09:43

Berea Mail

Butterfly Project gets youth talking about HIV/AIDS
Berea Mail
The project took place over two days, during which the youths were involved in HIV/AIDS education talks, Question and Answer sessions and educational plays where the youth learnt about the UN AIDS 90-90-90 initiative. By 2020, 90 per cent of all people ...

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US supports Vietnam in HIV/AIDS response with community-based ... - Tuoitrenews (press release)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 08/19/2016 - 07:13

Tuoitrenews (press release)

US supports Vietnam in HIV/AIDS response with community-based ...
Tuoitrenews (press release)
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has recently awarded a five-year grant to the Vietnamese non-profit organization Center for ...
US supports HIV/AIDS response in Vietnam | Health | Thanh Nien ...Thanh Nien Daily

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Eastern Visayas records 33 HIV-AIDS cases, 5 deaths this year - InterAksyon

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 08/19/2016 - 00:41

InterAksyon

Eastern Visayas records 33 HIV-AIDS cases, 5 deaths this year
InterAksyon
TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines -- The Department of Health in Eastern Visayas has recorded 33 cases of HIV/AIDS with five deaths from January to June this year. This year's cases bring the total in the region's six provinces to 335, from 1984 to June 2016, ...

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US supports HIV/AIDS response in Vietnam | Health | Thanh Nien ... - Thanh Nien Daily

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 08/18/2016 - 21:11

Thanh Nien Daily

US supports HIV/AIDS response in Vietnam | Health | Thanh Nien ...
Thanh Nien Daily
The US Agency for International Development (USAID) has awarded a five-year grant to the Center for Promotion of Quality of Life (LIFE) in Vietnam to ...
US supports Vietnam in HIV/AIDS response with community-based ...Tuoitrenews (press release)

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Log InRegister - CBS Local

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 08/18/2016 - 21:00

CBS Local

Log InRegister
CBS Local
Enon has tested thousands for HIV and AIDs over the years, so when Ralph asked Waller to take the stage, he readily agreed. He'll perform for about 15 minutes. “It's an honor,” he says. “Sister Sheryl and I have ministries that are aligned. Happy to do ...

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Busting the myths behind HIV/AIDS - WPM Observer - Winter Park/Maitland Observer

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 08/18/2016 - 12:02

Busting the myths behind HIV/AIDS - WPM Observer
Winter Park/Maitland Observer
When HIV/AIDS first hit this nation in large numbers, ignorance reigned and panic ensued. U.S. Surgeon General, C. Everett Koop, was determined that we ...

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When the War on Drugs Undermines the War on AIDS - Out Magazine

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 08/18/2016 - 09:19

Out Magazine

When the War on Drugs Undermines the War on AIDS
Out Magazine
The tide is slowly turning against the absolutist “drugs must be eliminated” rhetoric that has dominated much of the conversation regarding recreational drug use and HIV/AIDS. Advocates of harm reduction, often understood to be the progressive ...

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South Africa: Tackling the Deadly Duo of TB and HIV-Aids in South Africa - AllAfrica.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 08/18/2016 - 05:50

TheBody.com

South Africa: Tackling the Deadly Duo of TB and HIV-Aids in South Africa
AllAfrica.com
South Africa ranks third of the 22 countries with a high incidence of TB. Patients with HIV are a whopping 26 times more likely to contract TB, yet there are significant challenges in diagnosing the disease in people with HIV. Funding, also, is a ...
Biking for HIV Funding, Rider Also Confronts Her Eating DisorderTheBody.com
Stigma Is Still One Of Biggest Obstacles To Ending AIDS: ExpertsHuffington Post
A City Without AIDS - Syracuse New TimesSyracuse New Times
SciDev.Net
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HIV prevention drugs could halve new cases - SciDev.Net

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 08/18/2016 - 04:55

SciDev.Net

HIV prevention drugs could halve new cases
SciDev.Net
The so-called ASPIRE trial, undertaken by the United States' Microbicide Trials Network, delivered a monthly vaginal ring coated in dapivirine, an ARV, to 2,600 HIV-negative women from Malawi, South Africa, Uganda and Zimbabwe. Earlier this year ...

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