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Gina Quattrochi, 63, fighter for HIV housing - The Villager

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 01/05/2017 - 01:41

The Villager

Gina Quattrochi, 63, fighter for HIV housing
The Villager
She was most passionate about advocacy with and for homeless people living with H.I.V. and AIDS — especially young people. Like those of us who started Housing Works, she was totally committed to proving that housing is an essential H.I.V ...

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CDC: 'Urgent Need' for HIV Prevention Among Young People & MSM - Rainbow Times

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Thu, 01/05/2017 - 00:51

Rainbow Times

CDC: 'Urgent Need' for HIV Prevention Among Young People & MSM
Rainbow Times
In its most recent HIV surveillance report, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) summarizes data on HIV/AIDS in the U.S. and six dependent areas during 2015, as well as trends during the period from 2010 through 2014. The 114-page publication ...
These Startups In India Are Making HIV Treatment Confidential, Affordable And EfficientForbes
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infections (AIDS) Pipeline Review, Market Share, Size and Clinical trial 2016 ...Medgadget (blog)
What will it take to end Aids by 2030?Bizcommunity.com
Specialty Pharmacy Times
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Get Smart, Get Tested, Get Treated for STDs and HIV/AIDS — New ... - NJ Spotlight

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 01/04/2017 - 23:59

NJ Spotlight

Get Smart, Get Tested, Get Treated for STDs and HIV/AIDS — New ...
NJ Spotlight
The 'startling fact' that half of all sexually active young people will get an STD by age 25 brings urgency to the effort.

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Training on HIV/AIDS - The News International

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 01/04/2017 - 19:20

Training on HIV/AIDS
The News International
The Punjab Aids Control Programme (PACP) organised training of healthcare providers on HIV/AIDS, treatment and counselling at the Punjab Institute of Cardiology at the Old Auditorium of the PIC on Wednesday. According to a handout, the training was ...
Aids control training programPakistan Observer

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doTERRA Donates to Hearts for Hope Event to Assist Victims of HIV/AIDS - Utah Pulse

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 01/04/2017 - 19:04

doTERRA Donates to Hearts for Hope Event to Assist Victims of HIV/AIDS
Utah Pulse
After successfully serving as a rescue center for abandoned babies with HIV/AIDS, the Incarnation Children's Center now nurtures children with AIDS who are too sick to live in their homes but do not qualify for hospitalization. The center functions as ...

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A Trump-Era Love Letter for the HIV/AIDS Movement - TheBody.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 01/04/2017 - 18:56

A Trump-Era Love Letter for the HIV/AIDS Movement
TheBody.com
In the days immediately following the election, I sought connection and conversation with other longtime HIV/AIDS activists. But I didn't know what I wanted to say or hear. We talked about being stunned by the present, fearful for the future and ...

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The 'final nail in the coffin' for Aids? - Financial Times

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 01/04/2017 - 11:24

Financial Times

The 'final nail in the coffin' for Aids?
Financial Times
Will Nutland is not infected with HIV, yet he has been taking an Aids drug for just under a year. As a doctor, he says his primary motive is to act as “a guinea pig” but as a gay man he is also taking it to prevent him contracting the human ...
Market study on expected growth for HIV-AIDS Testing Market by 2020 - Says PMRMedgadget (blog)

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Performance-based financing for improving HIV/AIDS service delivery: a systematic review - BMC Blogs Network

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 01/04/2017 - 08:03

Performance-based financing for improving HIV/AIDS service delivery: a systematic review
BMC Blogs Network
Although domestic HIV/AIDS financing is increasing, international HIV/AIDS financing has plateaued. Providing incentives for the health system (i.e. performance-based financing [PBF]) may help countries achieve more with available resources.

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Change the way HIV meds are dispensed - Loop Barbados (press release) (registration) (blog)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 01/04/2017 - 07:16

Loop Barbados (press release) (registration) (blog)

Change the way HIV meds are dispensed
Loop Barbados (press release) (registration) (blog)
He told Loop News that as a developing country, Barbados needs to take steps to ensure that there is no stigma attached to the areas where persons have to collect medication for HIV. This is why he is calling for a system where private pharmacies are ...

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Market study on expected growth for HIV-AIDS Testing Market by 2020 - Says PMR - Medgadget (blog)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Wed, 01/04/2017 - 07:05

Medical News Bulletin

Market study on expected growth for HIV-AIDS Testing Market by 2020 - Says PMR
Medgadget (blog)
HIV-AIDS is a chronic disease caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). HIV virus damages human immune system, which results weakness of immune system and loss ability to fight with organism that causes disease. HIV-AIDS most often spread ...
University professor and co-founder of local health center is an everyday heroNevada Today

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Around the World: New HIV Sculpture in Amsterdam, UK Launches PrEP Trial, HIV on the Rise in Philippines - Unicorn Booty (blog)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 01/03/2017 - 09:02

Unicorn Booty (blog)

Around the World: New HIV Sculpture in Amsterdam, UK Launches PrEP Trial, HIV on the Rise in Philippines
Unicorn Booty (blog)
The 1st of December brought the 28th annual World AIDS Day—this year's theme “Hands Up For #HIVPrevention” focused on how HIV affects communities differently and the strategies to prevent new infections. Visiting Namibia, UNAIDS Executive Director ...
Fighting the rising HIV epidemic in the SouthOut & About Nashville
doTERRA Donates to The Life Group LAUtah Pulse
HIV positive patients now have easier access to viral load testing facilitiesThe News International
Nevada Today -Medgadget (blog)
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VCU receives $5 million Gates grant to find more cost-effective way to make HIV/AIDS drug - Richmond.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 01/03/2017 - 08:05

Richmond.com

VCU receives $5 million Gates grant to find more cost-effective way to make HIV/AIDS drug
Richmond.com
Dolutegravir is a relatively new, effective drug that treats HIV/AIDS. According to the National Institutes of Health, 30 tablets of the drug costs more than $1,700. The Virginia Commonwealth University School of Engineering's Medicines for All project ...

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Uganda: Urban Council Leaders to Increase Funding for HIV - AllAfrica.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Tue, 01/03/2017 - 00:09

Uganda: Urban Council Leaders to Increase Funding for HIV
AllAfrica.com
Jinja — Leaders of urban councils countrywide have resolved to commit a significant amount of their annual budgets towards fighting the HIV/Aids epidemic, especially among the neglected groups of people. Under the Alliance of Mayors and Municipal ...

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Fighting the rising HIV epidemic in the South - Out & About Nashville

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 01/02/2017 - 18:50

Out & About Nashville

Fighting the rising HIV epidemic in the South
Out & About Nashville
With World AIDS Day 2016 now a recent memory we can celebrate the fact that HIV/AIDS is no longer a death sentence in much of the world, and we are starting to see a decrease in HIV rates across a large part of the country. The glaring exception to ...
Around the World: New HIV Sculpture in Amsterdam, UK Launches PrEP Trial, HIV on the Rise in PhilippinesUnicorn Booty (blog)
doTERRA Donates to The Life Group LAUtah Pulse
HIV positive patients now have easier access to viral load testing facilitiesThe News International
Nevada Today -The Star, Kenya
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Immigrant Women Face Many Barriers to HIV Testing and Care - TheBody.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 01/02/2017 - 12:45

TheBody.com

Immigrant Women Face Many Barriers to HIV Testing and Care
TheBody.com
... Borders: A Look at Immigrant Women on World AIDS Day webinar sponsored by the 30 for 30 Campaign. Demographic information on HIV rates is often provided by race or ethnicity, for example, lumping foreign-born and U.S.-born blacks into one category, ...

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Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infections (AIDS) - Pipeline Review, H2 2016 - Medgadget (blog)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 01/02/2017 - 01:49

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infections (AIDS) - Pipeline Review, H2 2016
Medgadget (blog)
Pharmaceutical and Healthcare disease pipeline guide Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infections (AIDS) – Pipeline Review, H2 2016, provides an overview of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infections (AIDS) (Infectious Disease) pipeline landscape. HIV ...

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Fear about high rate of HIV positive prisoners in 1980s - Irish Times

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 01/01/2017 - 19:01

Irish Times

Fear about high rate of HIV positive prisoners in 1980s
Irish Times
The memo notes that a number of seminars had been given to prison staff and prisoners to educate them about HIV/Aids, but communication indicates the level of fear around HIV/Aids in the 1980s. In Mountjoy prison, 33 out of 166 male prisoners tested ...

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Obama spending another $300 million in Kenya - WND.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 01/01/2017 - 16:17

WND.com

Obama spending another $300 million in Kenya
WND.com
The Obama administration is seeking to infuse another $306 million into HIV/AIDS treatment and prevention programs solely for the African nation of Kenya, where men who have sex with men, female sex workers and people who inject drugs “are considered ...

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