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Patti LaBelle, Common, Harry Belafonte 'Keep the Promise' to Combat HIV/AIDS Epidemic - Lasentinel

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 09:11

Lasentinel

Patti LaBelle, Common, Harry Belafonte 'Keep the Promise' to Combat HIV/AIDS Epidemic
Lasentinel
This past week, the Reed for Hope Foundation (RFHF) partnered with the Aids Healthcare Foundation (AHF) to hold it's free march and star-studded concert in an effort to bring awareness and reform to the worldwide epidemic. In observance of World AIDS ...

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Apartheid's lingering effects on HIV and AIDS - Medical Xpress

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 07:51

Medical Xpress

Apartheid's lingering effects on HIV and AIDS
Medical Xpress
Penn State researcher Brian King and research assistant Wendy Ngubane walk through Schoemansdal, a village in South Africa, to identify households to schedule interviews. King and his team have been investigating factors affecting HIV and …more.
Uganda: HIV/Aids TreatmentAllAfrica.com
IOM, Partners Combat HIV/AIDS and TB among Migrants in South CaucasusReliefWeb
HIV-AIDS Testing Market Headed for Growth and Global Expansion By 2020 – PMR ReportMedgadget (blog)
Africa Review (satire) (registration) (blog) -InterAksyon
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Youth Education Prevents the Spread of HIV/AIDS - Jackson Free Press

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 07:07

Penn State News

Youth Education Prevents the Spread of HIV/AIDS
Jackson Free Press
... presentation, "Interventions for Adolescents," on Dec. 1 for World AIDS Day at the Jackson Convention Center. #Public-health officials are addressing HIV risk factors nationally and in many states, but Mississippi lags other states in the ...
Apartheid's lingering effects on HIV and AIDSPenn State News
Uganda: HIV/Aids TreatmentAllAfrica.com
IOM, Partners Combat HIV/AIDS and TB among Migrants in South CaucasusReliefWeb
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SRI Lands $150M NIH Contract to Help Develop Candidate HIV Prevention Products - GovConWire

Google News - Microbicides - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 05:26

GovConWire

SRI Lands $150M NIH Contract to Help Develop Candidate HIV Prevention Products
GovConWire
SRI said Tuesday its biosciences division will manufacture and characterize drug products to support the development of microbicide and non-vaccine pre-exposure agents through preclinical and clinical studies for the NIH's National Institute of Allergy ...

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'Shock and kill' strategy for curing HIV may endanger patients' brains

Medical News Today - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 03:00
Combination drug treatments have become successful at long-term control of HIV infection, but the goal of totally wiping out the virus and curing patients has so far been stymied by HIV's ability...
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Free travel facility likely to be extended to HIV/AID patients - Business Standard

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 01:20

Free travel facility likely to be extended to HIV/AID patients
Business Standard
He was speaking at the inauguration of single window service centre at the Thane District Collectorate for HIV/AIDs patients. Also present on the occasion was District Collector Dr Mahendra Kalyankar, Thane Civil Surgeon Dr B C Kempi Patil, and DHO Dr ...

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NACA faults government on HIV, AIDS control - Guardian

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 23:22

Guardian

NACA faults government on HIV, AIDS control
Guardian
The Delta chapter of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) has condemned the existing efforts to curtail the spread of HIV/AIDS. The NACA's Director, Partnership Co-ordination, Dr. Emmanuel Hassan, blamed the state and the Federal ...

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Kids of parents with HIV/AIDS get holiday cheer - Orlando Sentinel

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 19:09

Orlando Sentinel

Kids of parents with HIV/AIDS get holiday cheer
Orlando Sentinel
This year, Spectrum employees bought gifts for 162 kids in more than 50 Central Florida families affected by HIV. "I used to be a case manager and you hear story after story from clients about how hard they're struggling and how they can't make ends ...

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SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for Promising ... - Satellite PR News (press release)

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 17:13

SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for Promising ...
Satellite PR News (press release)
Under the contract issued by DAIDS, SRI Biosciences, a division of SRI International, will manufacture and characterize high-quality drug products to support the progression of promising microbicide and PreP agents through both preclinical and clinical ...

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SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for Promising ... - Satellite PR News (press release)

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 15:16

SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for Promising ...
Satellite PR News (press release)
Under the contract issued by DAIDS, SRI Biosciences, a division of SRI International, will manufacture and characterize high-quality drug products to support the progression of promising microbicide and PreP agents through both preclinical and clinical ...

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SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for Promising ... - PharmiWeb.com (press release)

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 15:13

SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for Promising ...
PharmiWeb.com (press release)
"Since the early 2000s, researchers at SRI International have been involved in drug development activities to help move many microbicides, PrEP agents, and multipurpose prevention technologies through IND-enabling studies," said Gita Shankar, Ph.D., ...

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SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for - PR Newswire (press release)

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 14:56

SRI Awarded $150 Million NIAID-DAIDS Contract to Provide Development and Manufacturing Support for
PR Newswire (press release)
"Since the early 2000s, researchers at SRI International have been involved in drug development activities to help move many microbicides, PrEP agents, and multipurpose prevention technologies through IND-enabling studies," said Gita Shankar, Ph.D., ...

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Apartheid's lingering effects on HIV and AIDS - Penn State News

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:32

Penn State News

Apartheid's lingering effects on HIV and AIDS
Penn State News
Though it was abolished more than two decades ago, Apartheid continues to affect communities in South Africa. In this political system, which lasted from 1948 to the 1994 democratic elections, people were racially classified and forced to live in ...
Uganda: HIV/Aids TreatmentAllAfrica.com
IOM, Partners Combat HIV/AIDS and TB among Migrants in South CaucasusReliefWeb
HIV-AIDS Testing Market Headed for Growth and Global Expansion By 2020 – PMR ReportMedgadget (blog)
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There's a petition to build a HIV/Aids memorial in London - Time Out London (blog)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:07

Time Out London (blog)

There's a petition to build a HIV/Aids memorial in London
Time Out London (blog)
There is a growing movement calling for the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, to back the creation of a national HIV/Aids Memorial. London, hit hardest by the pandemic in the UK, was chosen by petitioners on 38degrees.org.uk because of its central role in ...

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'Wilhemina's War' sheds light on AIDS epidemic in rural South Carolina - UConn Daily Campus

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 08:00

UConn Daily Campus

'Wilhemina's War' sheds light on AIDS epidemic in rural South Carolina
UConn Daily Campus
“Wilhemina's War,” about a family who had been touched by HIV and AIDS, bringing to light their unseen trials and tribulations. After the film there was a short discussion where audience members asked questions and discussed how they felt about the film.
Phill Wilson of Black AIDS Institute says HIV battle is 'winnable'Rolling Out

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IOM, Partners Combat HIV/AIDS and TB among Migrants in South Caucasus - ReliefWeb

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 07:03

Penn State News

IOM, Partners Combat HIV/AIDS and TB among Migrants in South Caucasus
ReliefWeb
Georgia - IOM Georgia has launched a regional two-year project: Enhancing Mechanisms for Prevention, Detection and Treatment of HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis (TB) among Migrant and Mobile Populations in the South Caucasus Countries. It will be ...
Uganda: HIV/Aids TreatmentAllAfrica.com
Apartheid's lingering effects on HIV and AIDSPenn State News
HIV-AIDS Testing Market Headed for Growth and Global Expansion By 2020 – PMR ReportMedgadget (blog)
InterAksyon -Saskatoon StarPhoenix
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Uganda: HIV/Aids Treatment - AllAfrica.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 04:22

Penn State News

Uganda: HIV/Aids Treatment
AllAfrica.com
She later joined a group of care providers, families, and people living with HIV/AIDS; National Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS (NACWOLA) in Kampala through which they visit each other's homes to comfort women who are discriminated by their ...
IOM, Partners Combat HIV/AIDS and TB among Migrants in South CaucasusReliefWeb
Apartheid's lingering effects on HIV and AIDSPenn State News
HIV-AIDS Testing Market Headed for Growth and Global Expansion By 2020 – PMR ReportMedgadget (blog)
InterAksyon -Saskatoon StarPhoenix
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Uganda: HIV/Aids Treatment - AllAfrica.com

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 04:22

Uganda: HIV/Aids Treatment
AllAfrica.com
Dr. Flavia Matovu Kiweewa, an Epidemiologist and Microbicides Researcher at Makerere University John Horpkins University (MUJHU), says women are hit hard because they are usually not in control of relations financially, culturally, and even practically.

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HIV/AIDS treatment - Nigeria Today

Google News - Microbicides - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 02:31

HIV/AIDS treatment
Nigeria Today
Dr. Flavia Matovu Kiweewa, an Epidemiologist and Microbicides Researcher at Makerere University John Horpkins University (MUJHU), says women are hit hard because they are usually not in control of relations financially, culturally, and even practically.

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Africa: Remember, HIV/Aids Is Still a Lethal Condition and Has No Cure - AllAfrica.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 00:01

InterAksyon

Africa: Remember, HIV/Aids Is Still a Lethal Condition and Has No Cure
AllAfrica.com
For the last 30 years, when someone has not been well or passes on and you are told that they 'have been sick for a long time,' you don't ask too many questions. Chances are high that they have succumbed to the dreaded killer condition that is HIV/Aids.
14 die in GenSan due to HIV/AIDSInterAksyon
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