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Number of people entering treatment in Cobb County HIV/AIDS treatment center on the rise - Cobb County Courier



Cobb County Courier
 
Number of people entering treatment in Cobb County HIV/AIDS treatment center on the rise 
Cobb County Courier
There were 76 AIDS-related deaths in Cobb County between 2012 and 2016. The highest number of deaths, five, occurred inside a single census tract, No. 13067031311, near Six Flags Drive and just north of I-20. The same census tract recorded an alarming ...

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National HIV Strategic Plan 2016-2021 | Nepal HIVision 2020: Fast-Track ending the AIDS epidemic as a public health ... - ReliefWeb



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National HIV Strategic Plan 2016-2021 | Nepal HIVision 2020: Fast-Track ending the AIDS epidemic as a public health ... 
ReliefWeb
An estimated 39397 people were living with HIV in Nepal at the end of 2015. In the same year 1331 people were newly infected with HIV and there were 2263 AIDS-related deaths. Despite steady improvements, the global target to reach 90% treatment ...

 


Ghana institutes policies to reduce new HIV infections - Xinhua



Ghana institutes policies to reduce new HIV infections 
Xinhua
Statistics indicate that new HIV infections declined in children by 46 percent but increased among adults by 49 percent with a record 20,000 new infections in 2016, with 17,000 of them being among adults. With regard to treatment, 100,000 people were ...

 


Lee Williams High School is Miscasting a Concert - Kdminer



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Lee Williams High School is Miscasting a Concert 
Kdminer
Imagine your favorite play or movie. Now imagine everything just a little bit wrong. The men are women, the elders are teenagers, or the Caucasian is Latinx. With actors and actresses cast in the wrong roles, Lee Williams High School presents ?Miscast ...

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Mathilde Krim, who galvanized worldwide support in the fight against AIDS, dies at 91 - Los Angeles Times



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Mathilde Krim, who galvanized worldwide support in the fight against AIDS, dies at 91 
Los Angeles Times
She established the AIDS Medical Foundation to serve as a ?scientific venture capitalist.? It would provide seed money to researchers with innovative AIDS-related theories and technologies ? scientists who, in many cases, had been turned down for ...
amfAR's Dr. Mathilde Krim dead at 91 Los Angeles Blade

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Did the AIDS Panic Make Trump Afraid of Haitians? - POLITICO ... - POLITICO Magazine



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Did the AIDS Panic Make Trump Afraid of Haitians? - POLITICO ... 
POLITICO Magazine
In the 1980s, the Centers for Disease Control and a rabid New York media falsely portrayed Haitians as diseased and dangerous.

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Pill to prevent HIV infection still underused - Health24



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Pill to prevent HIV infection still underused 
Health24
... the Los Angeles-based AIDS Healthcare Foundation ? a leading HIV/Aids service provider. In 2012, the group unsuccessfully petitioned the FDA to delay or deny approval of Truvada for preventive use. The foundation's president, Michael Weinstein ...

 


Ukraine Conflict Has Increased Spread Of HIV In 'Silent Epidemic' - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty



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Ukraine Conflict Has Increased Spread Of HIV In 'Silent Epidemic' 
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
The study's findings are in line with previous research on the spread of HIV in the West, which was shown to have mirrored geopolitical events. Almost 37 million people worldwide have the human immunodeficiency virus that causes AIDS. Since the first ...

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Mathilde Krim Was The Oskar Schindler Of The War Against AIDS - Forward



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Mathilde Krim Was The Oskar Schindler Of The War Against AIDS 
Forward
Krim knew that since AIDS infections would spread beyond the minority populations affected early on, and according to the World Health Organization, over 70 million people have been infected with the HIV virus, of whom about 35 million have died of the ...

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HIV: New infections jump up by 70% between - Ghana News - Citi FM - Citifmonline



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HIV: New infections jump up by 70% between - Ghana News - Citi FM 
Citifmonline
The increase in new infections is a matter of concern because Ghana recorded significant gains in the key target areas of ending HIV/AIDS for five years. New infections drop 30% between 2009 and 2014. Between 2009 and 2014, the country recorded a 30 ...

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