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PATA HIV-Aids summit to bring together caregivers, nurses - Independent Online



Independent Online
 
PATA HIV-Aids summit to bring together caregivers, nurses 
Independent Online
According to the report, every two minutes an adolescent is infected with HIV. Luann Hatane ... It also stated that children between the ages of 0 to four living with HIV were at a greater risk of perishing from an AIDS-related disease than any other ...

 


UN launches innovative plan to significantly cut new HIV infections - UN News Centre



UNAIDS (press release)
 
UN launches innovative plan to significantly cut new HIV infections 
UN News Centre
11 October 2017 ? Despite a 50 per cent drop in AIDS-related deaths since the peak of the epidemic, new HIV infection declines among adults are lagging, prompting the United Nations to launch a 10-point plan that lays out immediate, concrete steps ...
UNAIDS and UNFPA launch road map to stop new HIV infections UNAIDS (press release)

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90-90-90 Target for driving down HIV/AIDS infections worldwide inspires new approach to diabetes - Canada NewsWire (press release)



Canada NewsWire (press release)
 
90-90-90 Target for driving down HIV/AIDS infections worldwide inspires new approach to diabetes 
Canada NewsWire (press release)
"Setting measurable targets and achieving them through our TasP® strategy allowed us to almost eliminate AIDS related morbidity and mortality and drive down the rates of new cases of HIV in BC. This is now the roadmap for HIV/AIDS control globally ...

 


'Brilliant,' 41 and Lost to AIDS: The Theater World Asks Why - New York Times



New York Times
 
'Brilliant,' 41 and Lost to AIDS: The Theater World Asks Why 
New York Times
Michael Friedman couldn't make it to Minneapolis this summer. Rehearsals were beginning there for his new musical, but he was homebound in Brooklyn, trying to regain strength after a series of H.I.V.-related infections had landed him in the hospital.

 


New app, website to make HIV clinics, treatment hubs more accessible - GMA News



GMA News
 
New app, website to make HIV clinics, treatment hubs more accessible 
GMA News
The app was funded through the Global Fund HIV New Funding Model (NFM) project, which is designed to last from July 2015 to December 2017 to contribute to the vision of achieving zero discrimination and zero AIDS-related deaths by 2020. Save the ...

 


NEED TO RE-ENERGISE HIV PREVENTION IN THE 'LAST MILE' PUSH TO END AIDS - The Swazi Observer



NEED TO RE-ENERGISE HIV PREVENTION IN THE 'LAST MILE' PUSH TO END AIDS 
The Swazi Observer
The launch of the road map comes on the back of the harsh truth that despite progress in reducing AIDS-related deaths - which have fallen by nearly 50 per cent since the peak of the epidemic, declines in new HIV infections among adults are lagging.

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Georgia lawmaker: Can people with HIV be 'legally' quarantined? - CNN



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Georgia lawmaker: Can people with HIV be 'legally' quarantined? 
CNN
Getting tested and knowing one's status is the first step in the fight to end HIV/AIDS. The CDC estimates 1 in 7 people who have HIV don't know they are infected. Those carriers can then unwittingly infect their sexual partners or, in the case of drug ...
Georgia lawmaker suggests quarantining people with HIV Project Q

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From opioids to HIV ? a public health threat in Trump country - Politico



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From opioids to HIV ? a public health threat in Trump country 
Politico
?I expect we will likely see similar outbreaks of injection drug-related HIV,? Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said this summer. "There's nothing particularly different about the Indiana community ...
Are we still afraid of HIV? What the infection rates in Canada tell us Globalnews.ca

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Seattle nonprofit in trials to create HIV vaccine - KING5.com



KING5.com
 
Seattle nonprofit in trials to create HIV vaccine 
KING5.com
It's still infecting people: 1.7 million people get infected every single year [globally]. And it's still killing ... Fisher said she wanted to find a solution after meeting kids in Kenya who were orphaned after their parents died of AIDS-related ...

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2000-plus walk in Palm Springs to raise funds for Desert AIDS Project - The Desert Sun



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2000-plus walk in Palm Springs to raise funds for Desert AIDS Project 
The Desert Sun
More than 2,000 people turned out Saturday morning for the 31st annual Desert AIDS Walk through downtown Palm Springs, raising more than $281,000 for Desert AIDS Project. ?This is the day of ... The walk started at Ruth Hardy Park where people began ...

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