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Education dept launches campus HIV/Aids awareness initiative - News24

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 10:43

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Education dept launches campus HIV/Aids awareness initiative
News24
"Universities and colleges provide the ideal environment within which to improve knowledge about HIV, other STIs and TB and to promote testing and other services to protect and care for young people," he said. Manana launched the Higher Education and ...

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16 test positive of HIV-AIDS in Iloilo - The Manila Times

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 10:38

16 test positive of HIV-AIDS in Iloilo
The Manila Times
ILOILO CITY: The Family Planning Organization of the Philippines (FPOP) reported virus upsurge of the dreaded human immuno virus (HIV) among the male young people aged 17-33 years old. A total of 16 turned out positive out of 124 walk-in clients who ...
Iloilo records 16 HIV-Aids positive anewSun.Star

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Artopia Event Aims at Increasing HIV/AIDS Awareness - WTXL ABC 27

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 08:29

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Artopia Event Aims at Increasing HIV/AIDS Awareness
WTXL ABC 27
TALLAHASSEE, FL -- An event this Saturday brings in local artists to share their work all to support local residents infected with or by HIV/AIDS. The event is called Artopia which is a charity art fundraising event that benefits Big Bend Cares. Local ...

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Study emphasizes need for Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program to receive basic HIV care - News-Medical.net

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 06:27

Study emphasizes need for Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program to receive basic HIV care
News-Medical.net
Prior to the launch of the ACA in 2014, the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program — named for the Indiana teenager initially stigmatized after a blood transfusion gave him AIDS — provided access to HIV care and services for hundreds of thousands of low-income, ...

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HIV/AIDS Cure news: New treatment making progress in reducing transmission? - ChristianToday

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 06/19/2016 - 20:14

ChristianToday

HIV/AIDS Cure news: New treatment making progress in reducing transmission?
ChristianToday
The constant battle against HIV and AIDS seems to have gotten a medical research breathrough, since the latest study by researchers in the San Francisco VA Medical Center, or SFVAMC, seem to have gotten good results in a potential elimination of HIV ...
Words Matter: A New United Nations Political Declaration on HIV/AIDSTheBody.com
HIV and AIDS cure updates: Doctor who first reported the disease speaks on the very positive progress in AIDS treatmentChristian Daily
Zimbabweans Living With Disabilities Not Getting Relevant HIV InformationVOA Zimbabwe
Crossmap -The Star, Kenya
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China offers free antiviral therapy for HIV/AIDS - AsiaOne

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sat, 06/18/2016 - 23:47

AsiaOne

China offers free antiviral therapy for HIV/AIDS
AsiaOne
China is bringing free antiviral therapy to all citizens living with HIV/AIDS, the top health authority said. Antiviral treatment should be recommended for all those with HIV/AIDS under China's newly revised guidelines, said an online notice issued by ...
Know Your HIV Status; National HIV Testing Day is June 27Indianapolis Recorder
HIV national crisis remains one of the country's top prioritiesPulse Headlines
WTF?! Philippines' HIV Efforts Exclude Queer MenUnicorn Booty (blog)
The Standard Digital News (press release) (blog) -HamletHub
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Media should be objective and factual when reporting on HIV/AIDS - Southern Times Africa

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sat, 06/18/2016 - 06:51

Media should be objective and factual when reporting on HIV/AIDS
Southern Times Africa
The United Nations, through the World Health Organisation (WHO), UNAIDS and other international agencies, has been calling on countries all over the world to develop a multi-sectional approach to fighting HIV/AIDS by ensuring that all stakeholders play ...

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Antiviral therapy for HIV/AIDS offered free - China.org.cn

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 06/17/2016 - 23:31

Antiviral therapy for HIV/AIDS offered free
China.org.cn
China is bringing free antiviral therapy to all citizens living with HIV/AIDS, the top health authority said. Antiviral treatment should be recommended for all those with HIV/AIDS under China's newly revised guidelines, said an online notice issued by ...

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HIV, AIDS cure news: Doctor who discovered AIDS hopeful of a breakthrough soon - ChristianToday

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 06/17/2016 - 21:35

ChristianToday

HIV, AIDS cure news: Doctor who discovered AIDS hopeful of a breakthrough soon
ChristianToday
Dr. Michael Gottlieb was the first doctor to ever discover HIV and AIDS back in 1981 and according to a report from NBC News, he continues his work to fight HIV and AIDS. According to the report, Gottlieb believes that a cure for the disease may be ...
Media should be objective and factual when reporting on HIV/AIDSSouthern Times Africa

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Webinar with the White House: Learn about the Updated National HIV/AIDS Strategy - AIDS.gov blog (blog)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 06/17/2016 - 19:55

AIDS.gov blog (blog)

Webinar with the White House: Learn about the Updated National HIV/AIDS Strategy
AIDS.gov blog (blog)
NMAC's Communities of Conversation are monthly, interactive sessions to spotlight topics relevant to the HIV/AIDS community. Please join NMAC for this month's conversation–a National HIV Testing Day webinar. The event will focus on the goals of the ...

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Nuncio Warns Against Complacency on HIV/AIDS - America Magazine

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 06/17/2016 - 17:39

America Magazine

Nuncio Warns Against Complacency on HIV/AIDS
America Magazine
Archbishop Auza explained that many Catholic organizations avoid complacency by reporting "persistent obstacles" to the eradication of HIV and AIDS, such as limited access to treatment and health care in underdeveloped countries; the interruption of ...

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Study observes potential breakthrough in treatment of HIV

Medical News Today - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 06/17/2016 - 10:00
A new study conducted by researchers at the San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC) observes that pharmacological enhancement of the immune systems of HIV patients could help eliminate infected...
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Transgender rights critical for the health of 25 million transgender people worldwide

Medical News Today - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 06/17/2016 - 07:00
Public health efforts fail to capture even most basic information about transgender health, but social, legal context in which many transgender people live has led to high rates of HIV, depression.
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Kenya: Health Service Providers 'Insensitive' to Teens Living With HIV/Aids - AllAfrica.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 06/17/2016 - 05:29

Daily Star Gazette

Kenya: Health Service Providers 'Insensitive' to Teens Living With HIV/Aids
AllAfrica.com
The National Organisation of Peer Educators has urged health service providers to be more sensitive when handling adolescents living with HIV/AIDS as this will lead to the prevention of more deaths and better understanding of how to live with the ...
February 7th, is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness DayDaily Star Gazette

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The new HIV/AIDS protection technique, Vaginal Ring – Louisville Tech Time - Daily Star Gazette

Google News - Microbicides - Thu, 06/16/2016 - 14:45

Daily Star Gazette

The new HIV/AIDS protection technique, Vaginal Ring – Louisville Tech Time
Daily Star Gazette
The ring itself, the dapivirine ring, was developed by the International Partnership for Microbicides, a nonprofit aimed at preventing HIV through the use of microbicides, or substances that kill viruses on contact. Like the NuvaRing for contraception ...

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The new HIV/AIDS protection technique, Vaginal Ring – Louisville Tech Time - Daily Star Gazette

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 06/16/2016 - 14:45

Daily Star Gazette

The new HIV/AIDS protection technique, Vaginal Ring – Louisville Tech Time
Daily Star Gazette
The antiretroviral drugs protect a person from sexual transmission of the HIV/AIDS virus. The problem, however, is many people don't use the drug program consistently, and so in practice it is much less effective than it has the potential to be, the ...
Most women dont have proper AIDS awareness | Guwahati NYOOOZNYOOOZ

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Nuncio praises progress made on HIV/AIDS, warns against complacency - The Catholic Register

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 06/16/2016 - 14:34

Nuncio praises progress made on HIV/AIDS, warns against complacency
The Catholic Register
Auza explained that many Catholic organizations avoid complacency by reporting "persistent obstacles" to the eradication of HIV and AIDS, such as limited access to treatment and health care in underdeveloped countries; the interruption of health care ...

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Study underscores ongoing need for HIV safety net program - Science Daily

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 06/16/2016 - 14:30

Study underscores ongoing need for HIV safety net program
Science Daily
Prior to the launch of the ACA in 2014, the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program -- named for the Indiana teenager initially stigmatized after a blood transfusion gave him AIDS -- provided access to HIV care and services for hundreds of thousands of low-income, ...

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February 7th, is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day – Stockton Technology Time - Daily Star Gazette

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 06/16/2016 - 14:00

Daily Star Gazette

February 7th, is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day – Stockton Technology Time
Daily Star Gazette
About 1.2 million people in the United States are living with HIV, according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Out of those, 41 percent are African-American, while they account for only 12 percent of the total population.
Kenya: Use Peer Education to Fight HIV Among Youth, First Lady SaysAllAfrica.com
Most women dont have proper AIDS awareness | Guwahati NYOOOZNYOOOZ
HIV treatment reduces HIV transmission by 77% in South African couplesaidsmap
Crossmap
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Nuncio Warns Against Complacency on HIV/AIDS - America Magazine

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 06/16/2016 - 10:47

America Magazine

Nuncio Warns Against Complacency on HIV/AIDS
America Magazine
Archbishop Auza explained that many Catholic organizations avoid complacency by reporting "persistent obstacles" to the eradication of HIV and AIDS, such as limited access to treatment and health care in underdeveloped countries; the interruption of ...

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