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ARV Drugs for HIV/AIDS Patients - Business Standard

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 03/15/2016 - 06:52

ARV Drugs for HIV/AIDS Patients
Business Standard
Under the National AIDS Control Programme, (NACP) Phase-IV, National AIDS Control Organization is committed to provide universal access to comprehensive and equitable care, support and treatment services to all People Living with HIV/AIDS (PLHIV).

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Mbeki used flawed HIV Aids death stats to bolster his Aids denialism says MRC - CapeTalk

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 03/15/2016 - 05:31

CapeTalk

Mbeki used flawed HIV Aids death stats to bolster his Aids denialism says MRC
CapeTalk
Thabo Mbeki's final self-published letter focused on the number of HIV deaths reported as evidence to disprove the Aids denialism perception that plagued his tenure. But the reluctance to acknowledge Aids as a cause of death has hindered efforts to ...
Mbeki queries money spent treating HIV/AIDSBDlive
2016 Presidential HIV/AIDS QuestionnaireTheBody.com
Mbeki refuses to back down on 'dissident' HIV/Aids stanceTimes LIVE
Mic -Rand Daily Mail -Independent Online
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HIV/AIDS status worsens in Rukwa Region - Daily News - Daily News | The National Newspaper (press release) (blog)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 03/15/2016 - 04:48

HIV/AIDS status worsens in Rukwa Region - Daily News
Daily News | The National Newspaper (press release) (blog)
THE HIV/AIDS prevalence in Rukwa Region has spiraled, jumping from 4.9 per cent in 2009 rate to 6.2 today. The scary development has prompted the regional ...

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Global HIV/AIDS Testing Industry - PR Newswire (press release)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/14/2016 - 21:48

Huffington Post

Global HIV/AIDS Testing Industry
PR Newswire (press release)
NEW YORK, March 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for HIV/AIDS Testing in Thousands (volume) and US$ Thousand (value) by the following Product Segments: HIV/AIDS Screening Tests, HIV/AIDS Confirmatory Tests, ...
On the Fight Against HIV and AIDS -- and on the People Who Really Started the ConversationHuffington Post
Words Matter: Communicating to End HIV-Related StigmaAIDS.gov blog (blog)

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Sweet 'quantum dots' light the way for new HIV and Ebola treatment

Medical News Today - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/14/2016 - 20:00
A research team led by the University of Leeds has observed for the first time how HIV and Ebola viruses attach to cells to spread infection.
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AHF Criticizes Dallas County for Underspending Ryan White Grant, Withholding Crucial HIV/AIDS Care and Services - Business Wire (press release)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/14/2016 - 18:10

AHF Criticizes Dallas County for Underspending Ryan White Grant, Withholding Crucial HIV/AIDS Care and Services
Business Wire (press release)
First authorized in 1990, the Ryan White HIV/AIDS legislation created several programs to address the needs of various populations affected by HIV/AIDS across the U.S. Two of the larger programs under Ryan White are: Part A, which provides emergency ...

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U.S. to Pay for More Tests of Ring That Protects Women From HIV - WRCB-TV

Google News - Microbicides - Mon, 03/14/2016 - 16:40

WRCB-TV

U.S. to Pay for More Tests of Ring That Protects Women From HIV
WRCB-TV
The goal of the vaginal ring and other so-called microbicides is to provide women and, in some cases, men, with a variety of ways to protect themselves. Fauci suspects some of the women volunteered for the study because they knew that being in a ...

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John Oliver on Hillary Clinton's HIV/AIDS gaffe - LGBTQ Nation

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/14/2016 - 12:32

LGBTQ Nation

John Oliver on Hillary Clinton's HIV/AIDS gaffe
LGBTQ Nation
The fact Hillary Clinton didn't know that is a little weird. It's strange to forget something so fundamental about a person. It's like forgetting Cookie Monster's thoughts on cookies or Sir Mix A Lot's opinions on big butts. A president is supposed to ...

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Bernie Sanders Unveils Plan to Tackle HIV/AIDS - TIME

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/14/2016 - 12:31

TIME

Bernie Sanders Unveils Plan to Tackle HIV/AIDS
TIME
Bernie Sanders has unveiled a new proposal to tackle HIV and AIDS just days after lambasting former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, his opponent in the Democratic presidential primary, for statements she made about Nancy Reagan's response to the ...
Bernie Sanders Unveils New HIV/AIDS Plan. Why Now? (Just Kidding.)Slate Magazine (blog)
Bernie Sanders to Unveil HIV/AIDS Research InitiativeWall Street Journal (blog)
Hillary Clinton: 'I made a mistake' on the Reagans' HIV/AIDS legacyMSNBC
LGBTQ Nation -Democracy Now! -Medium -Bernie Sanders
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Bernie Sanders Unveils New HIV/AIDS Plan. Why Now? (Just Kidding.) - Slate Magazine (blog)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/14/2016 - 12:23

Slate Magazine (blog)

Bernie Sanders Unveils New HIV/AIDS Plan. Why Now? (Just Kidding.)
Slate Magazine (blog)
Hillary Clinton spent the weekend doing damage control after she suggested Friday that Ronald and Nancy Reagan deserved to be praised for bravely “start[ing] a national conversation” about HIV and AIDS, a retelling of history that was woefully ...
Hillary Clinton: 'I made a mistake' on the Reagans' HIV/AIDS legacyMSNBC
Bernie Sanders to Unveil HIV/AIDS Research InitiativeWall Street Journal (blog)
Hillary Clinton Apologizes for 'Mistake' After Controversial Praise for the Reagans' Efforts Against HIV/AIDSPeople Magazine
Democracy Now! -NewsBusters (blog)
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Humana fined $500,000 in HIV/AIDS drug discrimination dispute ... - IFAwebnews.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/14/2016 - 12:15

Humana fined $500,000 in HIV/AIDS drug discrimination dispute ...
IFAwebnews.com
Health insurer Humana was hit with a $500000 fine by Florida in connection with allegations of discrimination against HIV/AIDS patients enrolled on its plans.

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Was Hillary Clinton's HIV/AIDS Apology Essay Enough? - Out Magazine

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/14/2016 - 11:24

Out Magazine

Was Hillary Clinton's HIV/AIDS Apology Essay Enough?
Out Magazine
Much has already been said about Hillary Clinton's cataclysmically wrong and hurtful praise of the Reagans — Nancy "in particular" — for "very effective low-key advocacy" of HIV/AIDS research and treatment. The most interesting and pertinent response ...

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New study says use of tranquilizers increases risk of HIV/AIDS among drug users - CKNW News Talk 980

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/14/2016 - 10:56

CNN

New study says use of tranquilizers increases risk of HIV/AIDS among drug users
CKNW News Talk 980
A new study from the BC Centre of Excellence in HIV/AIDS Centre has shown a new link between HIV infection and the use of tranquilizers. The 17-year study involving over 1600 drug users in Vancouver found those who used benzodiazepine were more ...
Benzodiazepine use as an independent risk factor for HIV infection in a Canadian setting | BC Centre for Excellence ...BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS - University of British Columbia

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Sanders debuts new plan to fight HIV/AIDS - LGBTQ Nation

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/14/2016 - 09:32

LGBTQ Nation

Sanders debuts new plan to fight HIV/AIDS
LGBTQ Nation
Democrat presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders unveiled his plan to fight HIV/AIDS this morning. While his primary opponent, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, has had a similar plan of her own for months now, a recent gaffe lauding ...
Hillary Clinton Apologizes for 'Mistake' After Controversial Praise for the Reagans' Efforts Against HIV/AIDSPeople Magazine
Bernie Sanders courts HIV activists with new action plan after Clinton AIDS gaffePinkNews
Clinton Apologizes for Praising for Reagans' HIV/AIDS "Advocacy"Democracy Now!
kwwl.com -ThinkProgress -Wall Street Journal (blog) -Medium
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Mbeki queries money spent treating HIV/AIDS - BDlive

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/14/2016 - 06:27

BDlive

Mbeki queries money spent treating HIV/AIDS
BDlive
FORMER president Thabo Mbeki on Monday questioned the amount spent by the government on trying to combat and treat HIV/AIDS as opposed to tuberculosis (TB) — the leading cause of deaths in SA. "What justifies spending 16% of the national health ...
Mbeki's ideas on HIV/Aids should be buriedIndependent Online
Mbeki refuses to back down on 'dissident' HIV/Aids stanceTimes LIVE
2016 Presidential HIV/AIDS QuestionnaireTheBody.com
Yahoo News -South African Broadcasting Corporation -The Zimbabwe Mail
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Protecting Families against HIV/AIDS (PREFA) - New Vision

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/14/2016 - 05:25

Protecting Families against HIV/AIDS (PREFA)
New Vision
Would you like to volunteer to serve on the Board of a local dynamic Ugandan NGO? Preferapic 703x422. Protecting Families against HIV/AIDS (PREFA) is an indigenous Non-Governmental Organization. (NGO) that was formed to contribute to Uganda's ...

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CSW: groundbreaking US support for sexual rights - Open Democracy

Google News - Microbicides - Mon, 03/14/2016 - 04:57

Open Democracy

CSW: groundbreaking US support for sexual rights
Open Democracy
“These efforts have been completely ineffective in empowering adolescent girls and young women with what they need in addition to prevention technology such as microbicides: agency and control over their sexual lives.” “The HIV epidemic spawned such ...

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Mbeki refuses to back down on 'dissident' HIV/Aids stance - Times LIVE

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/14/2016 - 04:25

Times LIVE

Mbeki refuses to back down on 'dissident' HIV/Aids stance
Times LIVE
In his letter last Monday‚ Mbeki claimed: “I never said 'HIV does not cause Aids '. This false accusation was made by people who benefited from trumpeting the slogan 'HIV causes Aids ' as though this was a religious edict. What I said was that 'a virus ...
Mbeki queries money spent treating HIV/AIDSBDlive
But the statistics prove me right on HIV-Aids!Rand Daily Mail
Mbeki's ideas on HIV/Aids should be buriedIndependent Online
DestinyConnect -Sun.Star -The Tide
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Differential immuno-capture biochip offers specific leukocyte counting for HIV diagnosis

Medical News Today - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 03/14/2016 - 03:00
Researchers from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have developed a highly sensitive biosensor based on a differential immuno-capture technology that can detect sub-populations of...
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