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Malawi: Academician Links Spread of HIV/Aids to Poverty - AllAfrica.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 05/17/2016 - 03:46

Malawi: Academician Links Spread of HIV/Aids to Poverty
AllAfrica.com
A Canada based Malawian academician has blamed the spread of HIV and AIDS in Malawi and other African countries to poverty and inequalities between the halves and halve nots. Associate Professor in Public Health Paul Mkandawire is leading a group ...

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HIV rapidly develops resistance to gene-editing cure technology - aidsmap

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 05/17/2016 - 03:12

HIV rapidly develops resistance to gene-editing cure technology
aidsmap
HIV & AIDS - Sharing knowledge, changing lives. Home · News · Latest News · Successful diagnosis of acute/early HIV infections may have contributed to fall in HIV incidence in San Diego 5 hours ago. HIV rapidly develops resistance to gene-editing cure ...

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Academician links spread of HIV/Aids to poverty in Malawi - Nyasa Times

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 23:49

Nyasa Times

Academician links spread of HIV/Aids to poverty in Malawi
Nyasa Times
On the issue in the northern region, Mkandawire said unless poverty and inequalities between the poor and the rich are removed, HIV and AIDS will continue taking its toll in Malawi and Africa. “We can say we need to have civic education or we do this ...

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New York Plans To End HIV/AIDS Epidemic: New Legislation Proposes Improved Access To Treatment For Minors - Medical Daily

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 20:12

Medical Daily

New York Plans To End HIV/AIDS Epidemic: New Legislation Proposes Improved Access To Treatment For Minors
Medical Daily
At the time, activists and local officials alike attacked the closing as hypocritical in light of Cuomo's promise to aggressively combat HIV and AIDS. Time will only tell whether these new actions can begin to mend the fences between local community ...
New York Gov. Cuomo Announces Legislations To End HIV/AIDS EpidemicTech Times
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New York Governor Cuomo Unveils Plans To End HIV/AIDS EpidemicHeadlines & Global News
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New York Governor Cuomo Unveils Plans To End HIV/AIDS Epidemic - Headlines & Global News

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 09:53

Headlines & Global News

New York Governor Cuomo Unveils Plans To End HIV/AIDS Epidemic
Headlines & Global News
Andrew M. Cuomo is taking the fight straight to the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the state, announcing on May 15 a new legislation package aimed at reducing the number of new cases for the disease by 2020. The package would bolster previous efforts made by the ...
New York Gov. Cuomo Announces Legislations To End HIV/AIDS EpidemicTech Times
Cuomo's HIV/AIDS legislation targets 2020 to end epidemicNewsday
New York Plans To End HIV/AIDS Epidemic: New Legislation Proposes Improved Access To Treatment For MinorsMedical Daily
Tristatehomepage.com -CBS Local
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Home Health Burkina Faso has close to 110000 people living with HIV/AIDS - News Ghana

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 09:34

News Ghana

Home Health Burkina Faso has close to 110000 people living with HIV/AIDS
News Ghana
Out of the people living with AIDS, there is a strong prevalence among specific groups like sex workers (16.1 percent), homosexuals (3.6 percent) and detainees (2.98 percent), he said. Burkina Faso President Roch Marc Christian Kabore has highlighted ...

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Tanzania: Sh523 Million Boost for Anti-HIV/Aids Drive - AllAfrica.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 07:08

Tanzania: Sh523 Million Boost for Anti-HIV/Aids Drive
AllAfrica.com
Singida — Tunajali II programme, which supports the provision of sustainable, comprehensive and integrated HIV prevention, care, treatment and support services, has donated computer sets worth over Sh523 million to health facilities, local councils ...

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New York Governor aims to deal with HIV/AIDS epidemic with new legislations - Maine News Online

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 06:59

Maine News Online

New York Governor aims to deal with HIV/AIDS epidemic with new legislations
Maine News Online
New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced new legislations to completely eliminate the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the state. The new rules have been designed to strengthen previous efforts to make New York the leader in providing quality treatment ...

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HIV/AIDS Activists Look To Keep Pressing Clinton After “Unconscionable” Nancy Reagan Comment - BuzzFeed News

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 06:46

BuzzFeed News

HIV/AIDS Activists Look To Keep Pressing Clinton After “Unconscionable” Nancy Reagan Comment
BuzzFeed News
This is the hard-charging style of a coalition of 70 or so HIV/AIDS advocates, domestic and international, who came together this spring to challenge the presidential candidates. They joined forces in March, after an unexpected opening: when Clinton ...

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HSRC appoints HIV/AIDS research expert as the Deputy CEO - Creamer Media's Engineering News

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 04:03

HSRC appoints HIV/AIDS research expert as the Deputy CEO
Creamer Media's Engineering News
He is the founding Executive Director of the HIV/AIDS, STIs and TB research programme, the largest research programme in the HSRC, since its founding in July 2010. From July 2007 until June 2009 he also served as the Deputy Executive Director of the ...

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Group Holds Candlelight Vigil for HIV/AIDS Deaths - Tristatehomepage.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 03:28

Tristatehomepage.com

Group Holds Candlelight Vigil for HIV/AIDS Deaths
Tristatehomepage.com
"HIV's had a lot of stigma attached to it, and we want to help erase that stigma and let people know that HIV and AIDS impacts people in Evansville, Owensboro and the entire Tri-State, and people can make a difference," says Wally Paynter, Tri-State ...
Clinton meets with HIV/AIDS activistsWindy City Times
Oro ranks no. 2 in HIV-Aids casesSun.Star
HIV/AIDS patients getting youngerPhilippine Information Agency
Vanguard -E-Pao.net -messenger-inquirer
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Think before you ink - Hindu Business Line

Google News - Microbicides - Mon, 05/16/2016 - 03:07

Hindu Business Line

Think before you ink
Hindu Business Line
The FDA is analysing tattoo inks and pigments for contaminants, heavy metals, degradants, potentially toxic chemicals — including pH stabilisers, microbicides and coating agents — and other materials that are not intended to be placed into the body.

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New York Gov. Cuomo Announces Legislations To End HIV/AIDS Epidemic - Tech Times

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 23:20

Tech Times

New York Gov. Cuomo Announces Legislations To End HIV/AIDS Epidemic
Tech Times
New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced on May 15 new legislations to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the state. The new rules would amplify previous efforts of making New York the leader in providing quality treatment and care to HIV/AIDS patients ...
Cuomo's HIV/AIDS legislation targets 2020 to end epidemicNewsday
New York Plans To End HIV/AIDS Epidemic: New Legislation Proposes Improved Access To Treatment For MinorsMedical Daily
Cuomo Announces New Measures To Fight HIV/AIDS EpidemicCBS Local
Headlines & Global News -13WHAM-TV -WRGB
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Budget cut for NACO hits HIV/AIDS control programme - Times of India

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 21:17

Budget cut for NACO hits HIV/AIDS control programme
Times of India
Visakhapatnam: HIV/AIDS counsellors have not undergone training in the last two years. Reason? There is severe fund crunch with the government curtailing the budget. The only centre in AP for training counsellors is at the psychology department of AU.

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Cuomo's HIV/AIDS legislation targets 2020 to end epidemic - Newsday

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 19:16

Newsday

Cuomo's HIV/AIDS legislation targets 2020 to end epidemic
Newsday
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced legislation Sunday that would implement parts of his plan to eliminate HIV/AIDS as an epidemic by 2020, but advocates said it leaves out some of his task force's recommendations. The bill would allow minors to access HIV ...
New York Gov. Cuomo Announces Legislations To End HIV/AIDS EpidemicTech Times
New York Plans To End HIV/AIDS Epidemic: New Legislation Proposes Improved Access To Treatment For MinorsMedical Daily
Cuomo pushes HIV/AIDS legislationThe Journal News | LoHud.com
CBS Local -13WHAM-TV -Headlines & Global News
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Clinton meets with HIV/AIDS activists - Windy City Times

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 18:16

Sun.Star

Clinton meets with HIV/AIDS activists
Windy City Times
Among the policies that Clinton has outlined during her campaign are capping out-of-pocket pharmaceutical expenses for people with HIV/AIDS; protecting those with HIV/AIDS from discrimination, which includes reviewing and reforming outdated HIV ...
Oro ranks no. 2 in HIV-Aids casesSun.Star
Education on HIV/AIDS marks Intl Candlelight Memorial DayKanglaOnline
AIDS memorial service heldmessenger-inquirer
Pulse Nigeria -Business Standard -Avenue Mail
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Waterville walk seeks to raise HIV/AIDS awareness - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 17:56

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Waterville walk seeks to raise HIV/AIDS awareness
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Dennis Mills and Nancy Russell, who both have HIV, will walk in the HIV/AIDS Walk Saturday at the Quarry Road Recreation Area in Waterville to benefit MaineGeneral's Horizon Program, which serves people with HIV/AIDS. Staff photo by David Leaming.

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Education on HIV/AIDS marks Intl Candlelight Memorial Day - The Sangai Express

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 17:37

The Sangai Express

Education on HIV/AIDS marks Intl Candlelight Memorial Day
The Sangai Express
IMPHAL, May 15 : The 33rd International Candlelight Memorial Day 2016 was observed here today at MDU Hall under the aegis of the Manipur Network of Positive People (MNP+). Offering of homage to the victims of HIV/AIDS was the main highlight of the ...
In EdoOfficial says 16000 persons are living with HIV and AIDSPulse Nigeria
AIDS Memorial observed in NagalandBusiness Standard
Oton commemorates Int'l AIDS Candlelight MemorialPhilippine Information Agency
The Filipino Times (press release) -Latin American Herald Tribune -Greensboro News & Record
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Cuomo Announces New Measures To Fight HIV/AIDS Epidemic - CBS Local

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 16:33

CBS Local

Cuomo Announces New Measures To Fight HIV/AIDS Epidemic
CBS Local
ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced that he is advancing legislation to help end the HIV/AIDS epidemic in New York state. The legislation involves several new initiatives that would build on steps ...
Cuomo pushes HIV/AIDS legislationThe Journal News | LoHud.com
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Cuomo pushes HIV/AIDS legislation - The Journal News | LoHud.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 05/15/2016 - 14:33

The Journal News | LoHud.com

Cuomo pushes HIV/AIDS legislation
The Journal News | LoHud.com
Give Gov. Andrew Cuomo the bill he's asking for and, in four years, he says he'll shrink the state's new HIV cases from 3,000 per year to 750 — and eventually end the HIV/AIDS epidemic in New York. "By increasing access to testing and breaking down ...

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