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My 'Day One' Story - TheBody.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/06/2017 - 14:31

TheBody.com

My 'Day One' Story
TheBody.com
Write out your story (1,000 words or fewer, please!), or film a YouTube video, and email it to editor@thebody.com. In the coming months, we'll be posting readers' "Day One" stories here in our HIV/AIDS Resource Center for the Newly Diagnosed. Read ...

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Trinidad Express Newspapers: Features | Boasting about ... - Trinidad & Tobago Express

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/06/2017 - 14:22

Trinidad & Tobago Express

Trinidad Express Newspapers: Features | Boasting about ...
Trinidad & Tobago Express
Too many men feel it is not macho to have sex with a condom, and some are boasting about the number of women they can have unprotected sex with. And too ...

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Young South African Woman Living With HIV Decides She's Not Hiding Anymore - Global Voices Online

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/06/2017 - 11:41

Global Voices Online

Young South African Woman Living With HIV Decides She's Not Hiding Anymore
Global Voices Online
AIDS Foundation South Africa attributes the spread of HIV in South Africa to factors like poverty, inequality, social instability, widespread unsafe sex, the low status of women, sexual violence, migrant labor, limited and uneven access to quality ...
Georgia HIV infections drop six percent every year for six yearsWRDW-TV
Georgia HIV infections drop significantlyColumbus Ledger-Enquirer
DOH to host HIV prevention programTallahassee.com
Insider Monkey (blog) -Gay News Network
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Trial finds huge success in HIV treatment

Medical News Today - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/06/2017 - 09:00
Researchers have been successful in increasing HIV treatment success rates by almost 18 percent.
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HIV-AIDS Cure News 2017: Dr. Ezeibe's HIV-AIDS Medicine Claims Met With Mixed Reactions - Christian Post

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/06/2017 - 06:44

Christian Post

HIV-AIDS Cure News 2017: Dr. Ezeibe's HIV-AIDS Medicine Claims Met With Mixed Reactions
Christian Post
Modern medicine's fight against Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) has been a myriad of unverified claims of possible cures. There are controversial breakthroughs of many scientists all over the world, ...

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Researchers report case of bone marrow transplant patient off ART for 288 days without HIV rebound - aidsmap

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/06/2017 - 03:03

Researchers report case of bone marrow transplant patient off ART for 288 days without HIV rebound
aidsmap
An HIV-positive bone marrow transplant recipient at the Mayo Clinic experienced prolonged viral remission lasting nearly 10 months – longer than the so-called Boston patients – after interrupting antiretroviral therapy (ART), according to a report at ...

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A 3-Year-Old Girl Is Reportedly Dying in Russia Because Her Mom Doesn't Believe in AIDS - Global Voices Online

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/06/2017 - 01:20

Global Voices Online

A 3-Year-Old Girl Is Reportedly Dying in Russia Because Her Mom Doesn't Believe in AIDS
Global Voices Online
According to Elena Orlova-Morozova, a senior physician at Russia's Center Against AIDS, HIV-deniers with children are aware that they might be breaking the law, and they often take steps to avoid the authorities' attention, either by staying away from ...

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More efforts needed to reduce HIV transmission - The Star Online

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 03/05/2017 - 20:10

The Star Online

More efforts needed to reduce HIV transmission
The Star Online
Dr Hilmi said the ministry had cooperated with the Malaysian AIDS Council and other NGOs since 2015 to reach out to drug users and those with HIV/AIDS so they would seek treatment. He said the success of the initial programme at the Kuala Sungai Baru ...

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Red Umbrella AIDS Walk raises funds for local HIV/AIDS organizations - CW39

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 03/05/2017 - 19:20

CW39

Red Umbrella AIDS Walk raises funds for local HIV/AIDS organizations
CW39
HOUSTON -- In downtown Houston, AIDS Foundation Houston (AFH) hosted the 28th Annual AIDS Walk Houston- "Red Umbrella Stroll" at Sam Houston Park. The non-competitive 5K walk is to help raise funds for local HIV/AIDS organizations that provide ...

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FG extends free HIV/AIDS treatment - The Nation Newspaper

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sat, 03/04/2017 - 19:02

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FG extends free HIV/AIDS treatment
The Nation Newspaper
He stressed the needs for Nigeria, which currently has the highest figure of infected infants in the world, to join other countries in recording zero level of pregnant mother- to-child transmission of HIV since the prevention method was long and known.
FG launches guidelines for HIV prevention, treatment, careBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)

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Contractor fired after HIV patients placed at risk - The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sat, 03/04/2017 - 14:00

The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Contractor fired after HIV patients placed at risk
The San Gabriel Valley Tribune
The AIDS Drug Assistance Program, overseen by the public health department, helps nearly 30,000 low-income HIV and AIDS patients in California pay for medications, insurance premiums and medical care. Public health department officials said ...

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HIV experts, bioengineers collaborate for amfAR-funded cure research projects - Healio

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sat, 03/04/2017 - 12:07

Guardian

HIV experts, bioengineers collaborate for amfAR-funded cure research projects
Healio
amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, is pairing HIV cure scientists with bioengineers for six new research projects that will use novel technology to investigate latent HIV reservoirs, which remain a key barrier to a cure, according to a press release.
I invented medicine to cure HIV/AIDS not vaccine, says EzeibeGuardian
Advocates hope for change in HIV non-disclosure law after Ottawa meeting with provincesMetroNews Canada
Is it time to celebrate after the good news of HIV vaccine discovery?The Standard (press release)
iTech Post
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An AIDS Foundation Is Spending Millions Of Dollars To Stop Construction In LA - BuzzFeed News

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 03/03/2017 - 22:19

BuzzFeed News

An AIDS Foundation Is Spending Millions Of Dollars To Stop Construction In LA
BuzzFeed News
But critics say the measure will actually make affordability problems worse, and that the foundation — which Weinstein describes as the “largest HIV/AIDS medical care provider in the world” — has no business spending vast sums on a local real estate ...
Here are the biggest spenders in the battle over building restrictions in LALos Angeles Times

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HIV/AIDS Non-disclosure bill passes Utah House - QSaltLake

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 03/03/2017 - 18:23

QSaltLake

HIV/AIDS Non-disclosure bill passes Utah House
QSaltLake
Lawmakers voted Friday to approve a bill that criminalizes sexual situations involving HIV/AIDS patients who engage in sex without first informing the other person about their status. The legislation calls for a one-step increase in charges when the ...
Young people living with HIV speak out to end AIDS by 2030Metro
Positive Organizing Shero: Martha CameronTheBody.com
"Best Defense Is a Good Offense" is Theme of National Women & Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness DayTristatehomepage.com
Slate Magazine (blog) -KOKH FOX25 -The New Times
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HIV/AIDS Non-disclosure bill passes Utah House committee - QSaltLake

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 03/03/2017 - 18:23

QSaltLake

HIV/AIDS Non-disclosure bill passes Utah House committee
QSaltLake
Lawmakers voted last Friday to approve a bill that criminalizes sexual situations involving HIV/AIDS patients who engage in sex without first informing the other person about their status. The legislation calls for a one-step increase in charges when ...

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Family Focus: Play brings awareness to HIV/AIDS | WSOC-TV - WSOC Charlotte

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 03/03/2017 - 16:42

Family Focus: Play brings awareness to HIV/AIDS | WSOC-TV
WSOC Charlotte
There's a special effort in uptown Charlotte to raise awareness about HIV and AIDS with the goal to get people to listen who may not have listened in the past.

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Joy Is the New Currency -- My Trip to Jackson, Mississippi - TheBody.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 03/03/2017 - 16:12

TheBody.com

Joy Is the New Currency -- My Trip to Jackson, Mississippi
TheBody.com
In December, 2016, I visited Jackson, Mississippi for the first time. I had several meetings that included an inspired conversation about what a National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD) weekend of events could look like with My Brother's Keeper, ...

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Tick Talk: How Lyme disease has more reach than HIV/AIDS - ABC27

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 03/03/2017 - 16:00

ABC27

Tick Talk: How Lyme disease has more reach than HIV/AIDS
ABC27
“A lot of people talk about the fact that Lyme disease is the new HIV and AIDS. I'm here to tell you that at the peak of the HIV and AIDS epidemic, there were 50,000 new cases per year. 50,000. Lyme disease is close to 400,000 new cases per year,” said Dr.

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FAMILY FOCUS: New play in uptown hopes to raise HIV/AIDS awareness - WSOC Charlotte

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 03/03/2017 - 14:16

WSOC Charlotte

FAMILY FOCUS: New play in uptown hopes to raise HIV/AIDS awareness
WSOC Charlotte
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A new play in uptown Charlotte is set to raise awareness about HIV and AIDS. The musical, "A Walk in my Shoes," premieres Friday. It was funded by a federal health grant and Johnson C. Smith University. Channel 9 was there as the ...

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