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In the spirit of Nkosi Johnson, let's all fight HIV/Aids - Times LIVE

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 07/15/2016 - 02:16

Open Democracy

In the spirit of Nkosi Johnson, let's all fight HIV/Aids
Times LIVE
It has been 16 years since a brave but fragile 11-year-old boy forced a president to flee the opening session of the 2000 International Aids Conference in Durban because he could not stand to hear the truth about HIV and Aids from the mouth of a babe.
HIV, AIDS and holistic healthcare: can spirituality and science meet?Open Democracy
HIV/Aids still carries a stigma, says MotsoalediEyewitness News
Brave Nkosi put a face to HIV/AidsCitizen
TVC News -South African Broadcasting Corporation
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Here Is Mike Pence's Questionable 2000 Proposal On HIV/AIDS Funding - BuzzFeed News

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 17:41

BuzzFeed News

Here Is Mike Pence's Questionable 2000 Proposal On HIV/AIDS Funding
BuzzFeed News
Mike Pence wrote on his website in a section on LGBT issues that money from a program to help those with HIV/AIDS should go to organizations “which provide assistance to those seeking to change their sexual behavior.” Pence is reportedly a finalist to ...

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HIV/AIDS: a taboo subject - Daily Times

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 17:00

Daily Times

HIV/AIDS: a taboo subject
Daily Times
The “stigmatisation” of certain social issues in Pakistan has been harming the country for decades. HIV/AIDS is one of those social taboos. Lack of education and information about the disease has resulted in the increase in the number of HIV/AIDS cases.

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US HIV/AIDS Diagnostics Market: Emerging Opportunities and Growth Strategies - PR Newswire (press release)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 14:04

US HIV/AIDS Diagnostics Market: Emerging Opportunities and Growth Strategies
PR Newswire (press release)
This report presents detailed analyses of the AIDS diagnostics market in the US. The report provides test volume and sales forecasts for HIV-1/2/Combo, HIV Ag/HIV NAT, Western Blot, HTLV-I/II and other confirmatory tests performed in the following ...

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Prince Harry Filmed Himself Getting Tested For HIV/AIDS And It's Inspiring - Elite Daily

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 12:31

Elite Daily

Prince Harry Filmed Himself Getting Tested For HIV/AIDS And It's Inspiring
Elite Daily
I've said it before and I'll say it again: If I were to wake up a heterosexual woman one morning, I would totally seek out a way to date the gorgeous Prince Harry. Not only do I have a thing for sassy gingers, but I also have a thing for sex-positive ...
Prince Harry HIV/AIDS Test Results It Only Takes a MinuteTMZ.com
Prince Harry Gets HIV/AIDS Test Live On FacebookX17 Online
A 'nervous' Prince Harry takes an HIV test on Facebook LiveWashington Post
The Guardian -9news.com.au -GoodHousekeeping.com -Facebook
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What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV-AIDS Or Viral Hepatitis? - New England Public Radio

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 12:26

New England Public Radio

What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV-AIDS Or Viral Hepatitis?
New England Public Radio
Viral hepatitis is a sneaky killer, accounting for nearly 1.5 million deaths in 2013 — equal to or greater than the number of yearly deaths caused by malaria, tuberculosis or HIV/AIDS. That's just one unexpected finding from the first study to ...
Viral hepatitis kills as many as malaria, TB or HIV/AIDS, finds studydomain-B

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Flooding in Willow River Cancels Camp for Kids Affected by HIV/AIDS - KSTP.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 12:18

Flooding in Willow River Cancels Camp for Kids Affected by HIV/AIDS
KSTP.com
Camp Heartland, which is a camp for about 75 kids ages 7-15 who are affected by HIV/AIDS, was scheduled to run from July 14-20. “We did not make this decision lightly and are deeply sorry for the inconvenience this may cause for our camp participants ...

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HHS Office for Civil Rights Issues Report on National HIV/AIDS Compliance Review Initiative - AIDS.gov blog (blog)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 11:53

HHS Office for Civil Rights Issues Report on National HIV/AIDS Compliance Review Initiative
AIDS.gov blog (blog)
Since 2010, the HHS Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has been proud to serve as a member of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) Implementation Group. As a federal law enforcement agency, OCR is committed to responding to the National HIV/AIDS ...

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National Institutes of Health Commits $150 Million to Curing HIV, AIDS - Government Technology

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 11:51

Government Technology

National Institutes of Health Commits $150 Million to Curing HIV, AIDS
Government Technology
“A simple, safe and scalable cure for HIV would accelerate progress toward ending the HIV/AIDS pandemic,” Anthony S. Fauci, the NIH director, said in a statement announcing the teams, five days before the start of the international AIDS conference in ...
Cancer research could help the search towards an HIV cureCNN
Hope or hoax? Zambia officials warn of herbalists claiming cures for HIV/AIDSSeattle Globalist
NIH expands investment in HIV cure researchNational Institutes of Health (press release)
Newswise (press release)
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What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV-AIDS Or Viral Hepatitis? - KMUW

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 11:30

KMUW

What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV-AIDS Or Viral Hepatitis?
KMUW
Viral hepatitis is a sneaky killer, accounting for nearly 1.5 million deaths in 2013 — equal to or greater than the number of yearly deaths caused by malaria, tuberculosis or HIV/AIDS. That's just one unexpected finding from the first study to ...

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What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV-AIDS or Viral Hepatitis? - WCBE 90.5 FM

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 11:29

WCBE 90.5 FM

What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV-AIDS or Viral Hepatitis?
WCBE 90.5 FM
Viral hepatitis is a sneaky killer, accounting for nearly 1.5 million deaths in 2013 — equal to or greater than the number of yearly deaths caused by malaria, tuberculosis or HIV/AIDS. That's just one unexpected finding from the first study to ...

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What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV-AIDS or Viral Hepatitis? - WCAI

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 11:28

WCAI

What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV-AIDS or Viral Hepatitis?
WCAI
Viral hepatitis is a sneaky killer, accounting for nearly 1.5 million deaths in 2013 — equal to or greater than the number of yearly deaths caused by malaria, tuberculosis or HIV/AIDS. That's just one unexpected finding from the first study to ...

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What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV/AIDS Or Viral Hepatitis? - NPR

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 11:28

NPR

What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV/AIDS Or Viral Hepatitis?
NPR
Viral hepatitis is a sneaky killer, accounting for nearly 1.5 million deaths in 2013 — equal to or greater than the number of yearly deaths caused by malaria, tuberculosis or HIV/AIDS. That's just one unexpected finding from the first study to ...
Mass imprisonment of drug users driving global epidemics of HIV, hepatitis, and tuberculosisMedical Xpress

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Prince Harry HIV/AIDS Test Results It Only Takes a Minute - TMZ.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 10:12

TMZ.com

Prince Harry HIV/AIDS Test Results It Only Takes a Minute
TMZ.com
Harry took an HIV/AIDS test in front of the cameras, to show the world -- and especially the thousands of people in the UK who have the virus but don't know it -- it's as easy as sitting down and getting results just minutes later. The test is nothing ...
Prince Harry Filmed Himself Getting Tested For HIV/AIDS And It's InspiringElite Daily
Prince Harry Gets HIV/AIDS Test Live On FacebookX17 Online
Prince Harry takes HIV test live on cameraThe Guardian
Washington Post -9news.com.au -GoodHousekeeping.com
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S'Africa hosts World to access fight against ... - TVC News

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 05:54

Eyewitness News

S'Africa hosts World to access fight against ...
TVC News
The country's deputy president said Johnson continues to inspire the fight against HIV and Aids. “Aids story starts with Nkosi Johnson's life, it tells the stories of many others. It tells the stories against the backdrop of what Nkosi Johnson told the ...
HIV/Aids still carries a stigma, says MotsoalediEyewitness News
Brave Nkosi put a face to HIV/AidsCitizen
Nkosi Johnson paved the way in fight against HIV/Aids: RamaphosaEast Coast Radio
PR Newswire (press release) -Kaiser Family Foundation
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Even HIV/AIDS patients not spared by overregulation - OCRegister

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 03:03

Even HIV/AIDS patients not spared by overregulation
OCRegister
By requiring everyday goods like flip flops, umbrellas and coffee to carry a cancer warning, consumers become desensitized to real cancer risks. This affects HIV and AIDS medications. AZT, an early and effective form of HIV/AIDS treatment, is subject ...

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Live from the Woods: How I got HIV-AIDS from my first non-US man - Myjoyonline.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 01:25

Myjoyonline.com

Live from the Woods: How I got HIV-AIDS from my first non-US man
Myjoyonline.com
He'd HIV-AIDS. I met him at the Robert International Airport in Liberia. We'd both disembarked a KLM flight from the United States. As though by fate we were later to realise we'd been invited by the same international organisation - Institute of Human ...

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Youth highlight HIV/Aids pandemic - South African Broadcasting Corporation

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 00:53

South African Broadcasting Corporation

Youth highlight HIV/Aids pandemic
South African Broadcasting Corporation
And it seemed to us that a lot of these young people have grown up in a world in which Aids is always overshadowing them. So a little bit like a chrysalis, they're stuck in that darkness. And we want them to imagine a life where they emerge from the ...
Brave Nkosi put a face to HIV/AidsCitizen
HIV/Aids still carries a stigma, says MotsoalediEyewitness News
Nkosi Johnson paved the way in fight against HIV/Aids: RamaphosaEast Coast Radio
CounterCurrents.org -Independent Online -AIDS.gov blog (blog)
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Brave Nkosi put a face to HIV/Aids - Citizen

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 07/13/2016 - 23:42

Citizen

Brave Nkosi put a face to HIV/Aids
Citizen
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa picks up Ovayo Makhamba (18 months) with Gail Johnson, Founding Director of Nkosi's Haven at the launch the five-day countdown towards the AIDS2016 International Conference scheduled for Durban International ...
S'Africa hosts World to access fight against ...TVC News
HIV/Aids still carries a stigma, says MotsoalediEyewitness News
Nkosi Johnson paved the way in fight against HIV/Aids: RamaphosaEast Coast Radio
CounterCurrents.org -Scientific American
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SEXUAL HEALTH - Rappler

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 07/13/2016 - 22:48

SEXUAL HEALTH
Rappler
A senior Iranian health official warned on Wednesday that sexual transmission of HIV/AIDS was on the rise, in part because of taboos about discussing sex. Iran's deputy health minister Ali Akbar Sayari said the share of HIV transmissions through sexual ...

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