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Gilead Sciences commits $100 million to fight HIV/AIDS in Southern states - San Francisco Chronicle

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San Francisco Chronicle

Gilead Sciences commits $100 million to fight HIV/AIDS in Southern states
San Francisco Chronicle
Gilead Sciences commits $100 million to fight HIV/AIDS in Southern states. By Catherine Ho. December 4, 2017. Gilead Science of Foster City is putting $100 million toward HIV/AIDS work in Southern. Photo: Eric Risberg, Associated Press. Gilead Science ...
Global fight against HIV/AIDS moves toward feasible targets, UNAIDS findsDevex
'We will win this': Advocates call to end HIV, AIDS stigmaRappler
House OKs bill on HIV/AIDS policyPhilippine Star
WLRN -Business Wire (press release) -GhanaWeb
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Erase misconception that HIV/AIDS no longer exist – Dr Sutherland - Ghana News Agency

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Erase misconception that HIV/AIDS no longer exist – Dr Sutherland
Ghana News Agency
Wassa-Ekutuase (W/R) Dec. 4, GNA - Dr Kofi Sutherland, District Director of Health Service of the Wassa East district, has urged Ghanaians to erase the misconception that HIV/AIDs no longer exist and urged the citizenry to always protect themselves to ...

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Protect Your Box workshop kicks off HIV/AIDS Awareness Week - bgfalconmedia.com

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Protect Your Box workshop kicks off HIV/AIDS Awareness Week
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... should really be more informative because, overall, it's leading our youth, and no one talks about it seriously.” Schmid was happy to see the events gather buzz within the University and said she would easily guide another intern in doing the same ...

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Namibia: 250 000 Namibians Living With HIV-Aids - allAfrica.com - AllAfrica.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 07:38

AllAfrica.com

Namibia: 250 000 Namibians Living With HIV-Aids - allAfrica.com
AllAfrica.com
About 10% of Namibians or 247 126 people are living with HIV, according to 2016 statistics, health minister Bernard Haufiku said on Friday during World AIDS Day commemorations at Katima Mulilo in the Zambezi region.

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Gilead launches $100M initiative to help address HIV/AIDS in Southern US - Seeking Alpha

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Gilead launches $100M initiative to help address HIV/AIDS in Southern US
Seeking Alpha
Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) launches its COMPASS Initiative, a 10-year $100M commitment to support organizations working to address the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the Southern U.S. It will partner with Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, the ...

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Gilead Announces 10-Year, $100 Million Commitment to Address ... - Business Wire (press release)

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San Francisco Chronicle

Gilead Announces 10-Year, $100 Million Commitment to Address ...
Business Wire (press release)
Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) today announced the launch of the Gilead COMPASS (COMmitment to Partnership in Addressing HIV/AIDS in Southern Sta.
Gilead Sciences commits $100 million to fight HIV/AIDS in Southern ...San Francisco Chronicle

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House OKs bill on HIV/AIDS policy - Philippine Star

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 05:03

Philippine Star

House OKs bill on HIV/AIDS policy
Philippine Star
MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives has approved on third and final reading the bill seeking to strengthen the fight against human immunodeficiency virus and acquired immune deficiency syndrome in the country. Voting 188-0, members of ...
Gilead Sciences commits $100 million to fight HIV/AIDS in Southern statesSan Francisco Chronicle
Experts And Activists Coincide: Conversations About HIV/AIDS Should Go Beyond World AIDS DayWLRN
Gilead Announces 10-Year, $100 Million Commitment to Address the HIV/AIDS Epidemic in the Southern United StatesBusiness Wire (press release)
Rappler -Devex -Sun.Star
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House approves bill to improve PH's HIV, AIDS policy - Rappler

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 04:28

Rappler

House approves bill to improve PH's HIV, AIDS policy
Rappler
Bag-ao said that the new bill would put emphasis on the human rights of those living with HIV or AIDS. “It's bothersome that not once is 'human rights' mentioned in the old law. In our version of the law, human rights is the anchor of our policy,” she ...

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HIV/AIDS posing food insecurity threat in Nabdam - GhanaWeb

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 03:58

GhanaWeb

HIV/AIDS posing food insecurity threat in Nabdam
GhanaWeb
Development watchers have expressed concerns about deepening bite of HIV/AIDS in the Nabdam District, warning it is a major roadblock to steps being taken by stakeholders to deal with low agricultural production and chronic food insecurity in that ...

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House approves HIV-AIDS bill on final reading - Inquirer.net

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Inquirer.net

House approves HIV-AIDS bill on final reading
Inquirer.net
The House of Representatives on Tuesday approved on third and final reading the bill strengthening policies preventing the spread of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) in the country. The House Bill 6617 ...
House panel passes HIV/AIDS bill - The Manila Times OnlineThe Manila Times
Pia Wurtzbach, Regine Velasquez, other stars mark World AIDS DayPhilippine Star
House OKs bill on measures to prevent HIV spread, discriminationGMA News

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250 000 Namibians living with HIV-AIDS - Namibian

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Mon, 12/04/2017 - 02:45

Namibian

250 000 Namibians living with HIV-AIDS
Namibian
ABOUT 10% of Namibians or 247 126 people are living with HIV, according to 2016 statistics, health minister Bernard Haufiku said on Friday during World AIDS Day commemorations at Katima Mulilo in the Zambezi region. This year's World AIDS Day was ...

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Experts And Activists Coincide: Conversations About HIV/AIDS Should Go Beyond World AIDS Day - WLRN

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 20:23

WLRN

Experts And Activists Coincide: Conversations About HIV/AIDS Should Go Beyond World AIDS Day
WLRN
World AIDS Day has been celebrated every Dec. 1 since 1988 as a day of remembrance for those whot have died of and those who are living with the disease. There were many events to mark the day in South Florida, from open-air concerts to free testing ...
House OKs bill on HIV/AIDS policyPhilippine Star
House approves bill protecting people living with HIV, Aids | SunStarSun.Star
Research shows how HIV/Aids affects brainIndependent Online
The New Times -Daily News | The National Newspaper (press release) (blog) -InterAksyon
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HIV/AIDS: Early testing is key to effective treatment - The New Times

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 15:05

The New Times

HIV/AIDS: Early testing is key to effective treatment
The New Times
As with diabetes, cancer and high blood pressure, Erick Kabisa, the clinical coordinator, Rwanda Palliative Care and Hospisis Organisation (RPCHO), Kigali, says HIV/AIDS patients need palliative care because the disease is chronic. However, he points ...
HIV AIDS Cure: Lung Cancer Meds Decrease Virus in French PatientChristian Post
MSM, low condom use, gov't policies fuel HIV/AIDS riseInquirer.net
Four ways to beat HIV/AIDSEJ Insight
Independent Online -BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog) -Soweto Urban
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House panel passes HIV/AIDS bill - The Manila Times Online - The Manila Times

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House panel passes HIV/AIDS bill - The Manila Times Online
The Manila Times
THE HOUSE of Representatives has approved on second reading a bill that seeks to prevent the spread of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome in the country. House Bill 6617, also known as the Philippine HIV and AIDS ...

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Malawi law enforcers urged to desist from criminalizing sex-workers over HIV/AIDS status - The Maravi Post

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sun, 12/03/2017 - 08:40

The Maravi Post

Malawi law enforcers urged to desist from criminalizing sex-workers over HIV/AIDS status
The Maravi Post
In an exclusive interview with The Maravi Post in the sidelines of World AIDS DAY that falls on December 1st yearly, Priest Mpemba, Kanengo Police Model station HIV/AIDS Coordinator said time was ripe for officers handle sex-workers in line with human ...

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Prince Harry, Meghan Markle greet fans in English city, raise HIV/AIDS awareness for first official outing - Inquirer.net

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Inquirer.net

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle greet fans in English city, raise HIV/AIDS awareness for first official outing
Inquirer.net
Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle smile as they arrive at the Nottingham Contemporary to attend a Terrence Higgins Trust World AIDS Day charity fair, in Nottingham, England, Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. The couple are taking part in their first ...

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Pulling together to fight HIV/AIDS - Inquirer.net

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Inquirer.net

Pulling together to fight HIV/AIDS
Inquirer.net
World AIDS Day (Dec. 1) came and went with worrisome news for the country. The latest figures from the Department of Health's HIV/AIDS and ART Registry of the Philippines are alarming: From July to August alone, the DOH recorded 1,962 new cases of HIV ...
Time to end HIV/AIDS transmissionBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Women of Suffolk raise HIV/AIDS awarenessSuffolk News-Herald
SWLA focuses attention on HIV/AIDS on 'World AIDS Day'KPLC-TV
Patheos (blog) -KERO 23ABC News
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Ignorance About HIV/AIDS Led to Reject Her Nephew - Gospel for ... - Patheos (blog)

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 22:06

Patheos (blog)

Ignorance About HIV/AIDS Led to Reject Her Nephew - Gospel for ...
Patheos (blog)
Just as Jesus cared for the sick and ostracized in His community, Gospel for Asia reaches out in love and compassion to those affected by HIV/AIDS.

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MSM, low condom use, gov't policies fuel HIV/AIDS rise - Inquirer.net

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 18:42

Inquirer.net

MSM, low condom use, gov't policies fuel HIV/AIDS rise
Inquirer.net
Risky sexual behavior and practices, as well as the lack of government policies focused on prevention, have contributed to the steep rise in the number of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) cases among Filipinos, particularly among the youth and men ...
Time to end HIV/AIDS transmissionBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
Women of Suffolk raise HIV/AIDS awarenessSuffolk News-Herald
SWLA focuses attention on HIV/AIDS on 'World AIDS Day'KPLC-TV
KERO 23ABC News -Patheos (blog)
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MSM, low condom use, gov't policies fuel HIV/AIDS rise - Inquirer.net

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 18:16

Inquirer.net

MSM, low condom use, gov't policies fuel HIV/AIDS rise
Inquirer.net
Risky sexual behavior and practices, as well as the lack of government policies focused on prevention, have contributed to the steep rise in the number of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) cases among Filipinos, particularly among the youth and men ...

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