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Lungu urges youths to fight HIV/Aids | The Herald - The Herald

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 18:08

The Herald

Lungu urges youths to fight HIV/Aids | The Herald
The Herald
LUSAKA. — Zambian President Edgar Lungu on Monday called for the involvement of young people in the fight against HIV and Aids as the disease presented a threat to the country's future development. Speaking during the commemoration of the World AIDS ...
Young Generation Challenged To Lead HIV Prevention FightModern Ghana (press release) (blog)
Young people should lead HIV prevention fightBusinessGhana
Times of Zambia | Church must change tact on HIV – EFZTimes of Zambia

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Lungu urges youths to fight HIV/Aids | The Herald - The Herald

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 18:02

The Herald

Lungu urges youths to fight HIV/Aids | The Herald
The Herald
LUSAKA. — Zambian President Edgar Lungu on Monday called for the involvement of young people in the fight against HIV and Aids as the disease presented a threat to the country's future development. Speaking during the commemoration of the World AIDS ...

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Windows by Design Spreads Awareness for HIV/AIDS - Interior Design

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 17:29

Interior Design

Windows by Design Spreads Awareness for HIV/AIDS
Interior Design
Gifts lay ready for unwrapping in Virginia Toledo's design in Paramus, NJ. Photography by Jacob Snavely. DIFFA's second annual Windows by Design initiative kicked off in December, introducing one-of-a-kind window displays to Farrow & Ball showrooms ...

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Youth schooled on HIV/AIDS prevention and non-discrimination - Ghana News Agency

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

Ghana News Agency

Youth schooled on HIV/AIDS prevention and non-discrimination
Ghana News Agency
Koforidua (E/R), Dec. 12, GNA - The Plant 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 ...
Research Outlines the Creation of Antibodies Against HIV InfectionSpecialty Pharmacy Times
The 25-year-old Australian who had no idea he had HIVFraser Coast Chronicle

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AIDS Foundation's World of Chocolate gala goal: Zero cases of HIV/AIDS - Chicago Tribune

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

Chicago Tribune

AIDS Foundation's World of Chocolate gala goal: Zero cases of HIV/AIDS
Chicago Tribune
The foundation's signature fundraiser, held at Revel Fulton Market, was a chocolate lover's paradise, as 19 of Chicago's top restaurants, hotels and bakeries showcased sweet and savory delicacies while competing for the evening's best creations, as ...

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Opal Jones works to house St. Louisans with HIV/AIDS - UMSL Daily (blog)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 13:00

UMSL Daily (blog)

Opal Jones works to house St. Louisans with HIV/AIDS
UMSL Daily (blog)
There are nearly 6,000 people living with HIV/AIDS in the St. Louis area, many of whom face financial, physical and emotional obstacles. In 2016, Jones and her DOORWAYS team served 1,700 clients as well as 1,240 family members through comprehensive ...

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HIV/AIDS Legacy Omnipresent at First-Ever Tick Borne Disease Working Group Meeting - HuffPost

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 07:16

HuffPost

HIV/AIDS Legacy Omnipresent at First-Ever Tick Borne Disease Working Group Meeting
HuffPost
After Stricker's message came a trickle and then a veritable flood of messages about Lyme disease. The response overwhelmed me. I felt exposed because so much of what I had written related to my lifelong fears as a gay man who grew up in the 80s and ...

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Sri Lanka partners with US to end HIV/AIDS in country by 2025 - Xinhua

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 06:04

Sri Lanka partners with US to end HIV/AIDS in country by 2025
Xinhua
COLOMBO, Dec. 12 (Xinhua) -- 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. U.S. Agency for ...

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SL partner with US to end AIDS - Daily Mirror

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 05:53

Daily Mirror

SL partner with US to end AIDS
Daily Mirror
The Governments of Sri Lanka and the US launched a two-year HIV/AIDS Technical Assistance Partnership on December 8, to fast track the government efforts to end AIDS by 2025, the US Embassy said on Tuesday. The Embassy said the US Agency for ...

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Films Highlight HIV/AIDS in the Black Community - TeenVogue.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 19:07

TeenVogue.com

Films Highlight HIV/AIDS in the Black Community
TeenVogue.com
Last year, 39,782 people in the U.S. were diagnosed with HIV, according to the CDC. Of those nearly 40,000 people, nearly half were black. That's why Erin Christovale and Vivian Crockett have put together Alternate Endings, Radical Beginnings — a ...
Commentary: 4 Reasons HIV Is Still So Prevalent in the US TodayFortune
HIV/AIDS Legacy Omnipresent at First-Ever Tick Borne Disease Working Group MeetingHuffPost
Delta Sigma Theta alumnae raise awareness about HIV/AIDS at local eventWeekly Citizen
New York Times -Huffington Post Canada -Star2.com
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Commentary: 4 Reasons HIV Is Still So Prevalent in the US Today - Fortune

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 17:25

Fortune

Commentary: 4 Reasons HIV Is Still So Prevalent in the US Today
Fortune
Since the height of the epidemic in the mid-1980s, the annual number of new HIV infections in the United States has been reduced from roughly 130,000 in 1985 to approximately 39,000 new diagnoses in 2015. However, according to the most recent data ...
Films Highlight HIV/AIDS in the Black CommunityTeenVogue.com
HIV/AIDS Legacy Omnipresent at First-Ever Tick Borne Disease Working Group MeetingHuffPost
Delta Sigma Theta alumnae raise awareness about HIV/AIDS at local eventWeekly Citizen
New York Times -Huffington Post Canada -Star2.com
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Canada's Lagging HIV/AIDS Policy Should Make You See Red - Huffington Post Canada

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 16:50

Huffington Post Canada

Canada's Lagging HIV/AIDS Policy Should Make You See Red
Huffington Post Canada
Indigenous sovereignty may seem far removed from HIV/AIDS policy, but this is precisely the point. HIV transmission via shared needles can be reduced in part through the relatively simple policy "fix" of needle exchanges and supervised injection sites ...

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Delta Sigma Theta alumnae raise awareness about HIV/AIDS at ... - Donaldsonville Chief

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 15:41

Donaldsonville Chief

Delta Sigma Theta alumnae raise awareness about HIV/AIDS at ...
Donaldsonville Chief
Although some communities feel larger effects of HIV/AIDS, anyone can get the disease. If you are unsure of your risk for the disease, contact a local healthcare provider to get tested.
Mediaplanet Launches HIV/AIDS Awareness CampaignPR Web (press release)
Mediaplanet Launches HIV/AIDS Awareness Campaign – The Daily ...The Daily Telescope
Let's End ItThe News International

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The Past, Present, and Future of HIV Funding - AJMC.com Managed Markets Network

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 12:45

The Past, Present, and Future of HIV Funding
AJMC.com Managed Markets Network
The Past, Present, and Future of HIV Funding. Jaime Rosenberg. A Kaiser Family Foundation web briefing navigated the HIV/AIDS funding landscape, taking a look at trends over time, the latest data, and what we might expect in the future. A Kaiser Family ...

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Zambian leader calls for youth involvement in HIV/AIDS fight - Xinhua

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 08:54

Times LIVE

Zambian leader calls for youth involvement in HIV/AIDS fight
Xinhua
LUSAKA, Dec. 11 (Xinhua) -- Zambian President Edgar Lungu on Monday called for the involvement of young people in the fight against HIV/AIDS as the disease presented a threat to the country's future development. Speaking during the commemoration of the ...
Roots, razors and witches - fighting AIDS in Zambia - Times LIVETimes LIVE

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SXSW Festival Slammed For Including HIV/AIDS Denialist In 2018 Wellness Expo - Forbes

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 08:17

Forbes

SXSW Festival Slammed For Including HIV/AIDS Denialist In 2018 Wellness Expo
Forbes
Others discussed Brogan's penchant for evidence-scarce mental health commentary: “Brogan is an AIDS denier who crusades against tested & effective meds for depression and anxiety,” tweeted food and health writer Jenny Splitter. Brogan has dialed back ...

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Is HIV/Aids a disability? Here's what the experts say - South Coast Herald

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 04:16

South Coast Herald

Is HIV/Aids a disability? Here's what the experts say
South Coast Herald
For the past 28 years, December 1, has been commemorated as World AIDS Day, highlighting the plight of the pandemic and also celebrating the momentous strides made in combating the virus. The month of December is also used for raising awareness and ...
Johnson & Johnson Unites With Key Local Organisations To Fight HIV/AIDSModern Ghana (press release) (blog)
HIV/AIDS kills 41.5m persons worldwide in 2017—WHOVanguard
Nigeria's flourishing 'miracle cure' business for HIV/AIDSJamaica Observer
THISDAY Newspapers -Xinhua -Turks and Caicos Weekly News
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Rwanda Selected to Host Delegates Conference on HIV/AIDS - KT Press

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 01:57

KT Press

Rwanda Selected to Host Delegates Conference on HIV/AIDS
KT Press
Minister of Health Dr. Diane Gashumba(L) immunises a child. She says Rwanda is ready to host International Conference on AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Africa (ICASA). The Society for AIDS in Africa (SAA) has designated Rwanda to host the ...

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HIV/AIDS – Not a death sentence - Westside Eldos

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 12/11/2017 - 01:42

Westside Eldos

HIV/AIDS – Not a death sentence
Westside Eldos
HIV/Aids is one of the world's most destructive pandemics and has killed millions of people across the globe. Some have lived with the disease for many years and sometimes their cause of death is not even Aids. “There is life after HIV/Aids as long as ...
In China, A Successful AIDS Lawsuit Stands in Contrast to the State's Treatment of AIDS PatientsThe Epoch Times

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India HIV Aids Alliance organised an event on 'Human Rights of People Who Use Drugs' - TheHealthSite

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 12/10/2017 - 23:48

TheHealthSite

India HIV Aids Alliance organised an event on 'Human Rights of People Who Use Drugs'
TheHealthSite
The welcome address was given by Simon Biddoe, Senior Programme Manager, Harm Reduction Advocacy in Asia, India HIV/AIDS Alliance, followed with the lighting of the ceremonial lamp by R. K Jaiswal (IGP, Special Task Force, Punjab Police). The ...

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