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President Trump must lead the global fight against HIV/AIDS, not surrender it - CNN

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 14:38

CNN

President Trump must lead the global fight against HIV/AIDS, not surrender it
CNN
President Trump should restore full funding for PEPFAR and the Global Fund in his budget request for 2019, but if he proposes another cut, Congress should once again push it aside. PEPFAR must be given the resources it needs to stem the disease ahead ...
We have the power to help bring HIV/AIDS to an endThe Grio
PEPFAR: FDA Approves 200th HIV/AIDS TherapyFDA.gov (blog)
HIV/AIDS 'not a death sentence anymore', but rising cases among youth cause for concernThe Bakersfield Californian
NBCNews.com -The Daily Iowan -Aljazeera.com
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President Trump must lead the global fight against HIV/AIDS, not surrender it - KBZK Bozeman News

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 14:37

President Trump must lead the global fight against HIV/AIDS, not surrender it
KBZK Bozeman News
Editor's note: Tom Hart is the North America executive director of The ONE Campaign, a policy and advocacy organization of more than 8 million people taking action to end extreme poverty and preventable disease, particularly in Africa. The opinions ...

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Why it's important to remember that the Rosa Parks of the gay liberation movement was HIV positive - Quartz

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 13:55

Quartz

Why it's important to remember that the Rosa Parks of the gay liberation movement was HIV positive
Quartz
After viewing the film, one is left wondering why France, the director of the Oscar nominated HIV/AIDS documentary How to Survive a Plague, excludes the fact that at the time of her death, Johnson was living with HIV/AIDS, or that she was a member of ...
World AIDS Day: Why Are HIV Rates Still Climbing Among Latino Men?NewNowNext
HIV is highest among African-Americans. This advocate is working to change that.NBCNews.com
Debunking myths about HIV/AIDSJakarta Post
Bustle -MedPage Today -GhanaWeb
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'Nothing Without Us': Doc highlights heroism of women fighting HIV/AIDS - NBCNews.com

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 13:34

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'Nothing Without Us': Doc highlights heroism of women fighting HIV/AIDS
NBCNews.com
When the HIV/AIDS test the Rev. Joyce Turner Keller administers to a young woman in Baton Rouge, Louisiana comes back negative, one breathes a huge sigh of relief and she does too. Thousands of miles away in Lagos, Nigeria, Daisy Uwakwe, an adolescent ...
PEPFAR: FDA Approves 200th HIV/AIDS TherapyFDA.gov (blog)
We have the power to help bring HIV/AIDS to an endThe Grio
HIV/AIDS 'not a death sentence anymore', but rising cases among youth cause for concernThe Bakersfield Californian
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'I Spent Decades Planning to Die.' What It's Like to Survive HIV for More Than 30 Years - TIME

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 12:51

TIME

'I Spent Decades Planning to Die.' What It's Like to Survive HIV for More Than 30 Years
TIME
I realized there is a unique distinction to be made between HIV/AIDS long-term survivors and those who have been recently diagnosed with HIV. The two groups have distinctly different and overlapping psychosocial and clinical needs. Long-term survivors ...

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Ending HIV/AIDS Requires Continued Commitment - Kaiser Family Foundation

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 12:00

Ending HIV/AIDS Requires Continued Commitment
Kaiser Family Foundation
Steven G. Deeks, professor of medicine in residence at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF); Sharon R. Lewin, inaugural director of the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity; and Linda-Gail Bekker, deputy director of the ...

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Media Outlets Feature Stories On Various Aspects Of HIV/AIDS ... - Kaiser Family Foundation

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 12:00

Media Outlets Feature Stories On Various Aspects Of HIV/AIDS ...
Kaiser Family Foundation
“Today is World AIDS Day and, though the number of new HIV infections in the United States has declined since 2010 — and the number of worldwide deaths from AIDS has gone down by 50 percent since 2005 — there are still more than 36 million people ...

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'Nothing Without Us: The Women Who Will End AIDS' Chronicles Black Women's Silent Plight With HIV/AIDS - Vibe

Google News - Microbicides - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 11:12

Vibe

'Nothing Without Us: The Women Who Will End AIDS' Chronicles Black Women's Silent Plight With HIV/AIDS
Vibe
I have the same feeling about PrEp as I do about microbicides. That we are really talking about HIV negative people, and the film really focuses on HIV positive people. All of those characters in the film are living with HIV. When people in Burundi ...
Aids battle continuesIndependent Online

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World AIDS Day: Why Are HIV Rates Still Climbing Among Latino Men? - NewNowNext

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 11:07

NewNowNext

World AIDS Day: Why Are HIV Rates Still Climbing Among Latino Men?
NewNowNext
Removing HIV/AIDS from the name was key, he says: “We hear from our clients, 'If I go to your agency, people will think I have HIV or AIDS.' There's still that stigma.” Oasis has seen high engagement rates with the community, and workshops and ...

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Mozambican president says battle against HIV/AIDS far from over - Xinhua

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 10:57

Mozambican president says battle against HIV/AIDS far from over
Xinhua
MAPUTO, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) -- President of Mozambique Filipe Nyusi said on Friday in capital city Maputo that despite the government's effective efforts to fight HIV/AIDS, the battle is far from over. The president made this remark during the celebration ...

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The Global HIV/AIDS Epidemic Explained in 3 Charts - U.S. News & World Report

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 10:49

U.S. News & World Report

The Global HIV/AIDS Epidemic Explained in 3 Charts
U.S. News & World Report
The world has made strides in fighting the global AIDS epidemic, but there's still more to be done. (Getty Images/Gallo Images). Dec. 1 marks World AIDS Day across the globe – a day meant to raise awareness about the spread of HIV infection, fight the ...
It's World AIDS Day. Who actually needs more AIDS awareness?Washington Post

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Aids battle continues - Independent Online

Google News - Microbicides - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 10:04

Independent Online

Aids battle continues
Independent Online
Professor Salim Abdool Karim stands next to a decorated HIV sign at the University of KwaZulu-Natal's Nelson Mandela School of Medicine, on the eve of World Aids Day. Picture: Motshwari Mofokeng. Durban - One in five people globally living with HIV ...
'Nothing Without Us: The Women Who Will End AIDS' Chronicles Black Women's Silent Plight With HIV/AIDSVibe

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ksdk.com | Local cook honored for decades of service to HIV/AIDS ... - KSDK

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 09:47

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ksdk.com | Local cook honored for decades of service to HIV/AIDS ...
KSDK
Brenda Armour has been cooking for two decades in the kitchen at The Cooper house. Author: Alexandra Corey. Published: 8:44 AM CST December 1, 2017. RELATED TOPICS: Brenda Armour · Aids · HIV · St. Louis · Opal Jones · Red Ribbon Award · Missouri ...

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Local cook honored for decades of service to HIV/AIDS community - KSDK

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 09:47

KSDK

Local cook honored for decades of service to HIV/AIDS community
KSDK
It's part of The Doorways community which provides housing and care for those living with HIV/AIDS. Armour is a fixture at Doorways. She's been spreading her love to everyone who walks through the doors at the Cooper house. "It's not always easy, but ...

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300, 000 living with HIV/AIDS in Benue - Daily Trust

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 09:39

Daily Trust

300, 000 living with HIV/AIDS in Benue
Daily Trust
The Acting Country Program Manager of AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), Dr. Greg Abiaziem, on Friday said that at least 300, 000 people are still living positively with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) in Benue State. Dr. Abiaziem in an interview ...
World AIDS Day : Kano govt proposes a bill on compulsory HIV TestingVanguard

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Ghana should sustain anti- HIV/AIDS campaign - Ghana News Agency

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 08:33

Ghana should sustain anti- HIV/AIDS campaign
Ghana News Agency
Kumasi, Dec 01, GNA – The government has been asked to do more to sustain the anti-HIV/AIDS campaign, to slow down the spread of infection of the disease. Mrs. Cecelia Senoo, Executive Director of Hope for Future Generations (HFFG), an NGO, said ...

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Educate children about HIV/Aids, Ramaphosa urges parents - Eyewitness News

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 08:18

Eyewitness News

Educate children about HIV/Aids, Ramaphosa urges parents
Eyewitness News
With a significant proportion of young people affected, Ramaphosa has called on parents to educate children about HIV/Aids. He says education plays a critical role in the wellbeing of the country. Ramaphosa has also reiterated the importance of school ...
World AIDS Day 2017: Can ginger reduce vomiting in HIV/AIDS patients?TheHealthSite
Anupriya Patel launches plan for eradicating HIV/AIDS by 2030India Today
World Aids Day: Art competition encourages HIV dialoguesThe South African

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Rights-based Approach Key to Reducing HIV/AIDS Prevalence, Risk among Migrants, Host Communities: IOM - Reliefweb

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 08:14

Rights-based Approach Key to Reducing HIV/AIDS Prevalence, Risk among Migrants, Host Communities: IOM
Reliefweb
Geneva – On this World AIDS Day IOM, the UN Migration Agency, joins UNAIDS and other partners to work together towards ending HIV/AIDS as a public health threat, by focusing on the right to health for all and by ensuring that quality health care is ...

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World AIDS Day 2017: Can ginger reduce vomiting in HIV/AIDS patients? - TheHealthSite

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 08:10

TheHealthSite

World AIDS Day 2017: Can ginger reduce vomiting in HIV/AIDS patients?
TheHealthSite
Within 2-4 weeks of getting infected by the HIV, the symptoms start slowly manifesting on the infected person's body. Some early signs include weight loss, ulcers, swollen lymph nodes and headaches. This cluster of symptoms also includes ...

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Nine out of ten adolescent deaths due to AIDS are in Africa - Quartz

Google News - HIV/AIDS - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 08:05

Quartz

Nine out of ten adolescent deaths due to AIDS are in Africa
Quartz
Growing up in southern Africa in the early 2000s meant that you couldn't escape HIV/AIDS. Apart from the terrifying number of people who died during those years, the messages that AIDS kills were ubiquitous. It seemed like there were red ribbons ...
The Global HIV/AIDS Epidemic Explained in 3 ChartsU.S. News & World Report
National Survey of Young Adults on HIV/AIDSKaiser Family Foundation
Estimates of people living with HIV/AIDS in Riverside County were significantly under-reportedThe Desert Sun
Project Syndicate -Colorado Springs Independent
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