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Around 50 residents in this city have been confirmed to be suffering from full-blown Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome and more cases could be added to the list in the coming months, a local health official said.
The integration of mental health interventions into HIV prevention and treatment platforms can reduce the opportunity costs of care and improve treatment outcomes, argues a new Policy Forum article published in this week's PLOS Medicine .
Many heterosexual people in the study were themselves from immigrant communities.
Update: 1:37PM FIJI is doing well in its efforts in eliminating stigma and discrimination of people living with HIV/AIDS. Speaking during the Fiji Mid-term Review of the United Nations General Assembly 2011 Political Declaration on HIV/AIDS at Lamis Novotel Hotel, Dr Kwarteng said she has been researching on 10 target areas set at a global level ... (more)
Seventy per cent of Italian HIV specialists who answered an online survey would prescribe pre-exposure prophylaxis to people in their care who ask for it, at least in some circumstances, a study has found.
The decade-old law that transformed the battle against HIV and AIDS in developing countries is at a crossroads.
Production of Therapeutically Relevant Levels of Clotting Factor VIII Further Demonstrates Breadth and Leverage of this Novel Approach to Monogenic Diseases Presentations at ASGCT Annual Meeting Highlight Broad Applicability of ZFP Technology Production of Therapeutically Relevant Levels of Clotting Factor VIII Further Demonstrates Breadth and ... (more)
Researchers at the University of Cincinnati have found that incorporating a peer-referral program for HIV testing into emergency departments can reach new groups of high-risk patients and brings more patients into the hospital for testing.
The hunt for an HIV vaccine has gobbled up US$8 billion in the past decade, and the failure of the most recent efficacy trial has delivered yet another setback to 26 years of efforts.
Susan Finnegan, Vyckee Keys and her daughter Alexandra Keyes, age 13, pause during the moment of silent remembrance at the Boulder County AIDS Project's participation in the International AIDS Candlelight Vigil on Sunday evening May 19th, 2013 in Boulder Colorado.
The AIDS Walk New York stepped off Sunday in Central Park, with 30,000 people walking to raise funds for awareness and treatment.
Pioneer High School turned into a mini-campground Saturday as NorCal AIDS Cycle riders and crew stopped for the evening.
Kinisimere Serukalou holds a candle during the International AIDS candlelight memorial at the Salvation Army headquarters in Suva yesterday.
People living with HIV/AIDS in Luwero district have expressed worry over shortage of some drugs essential to their therapy.
About 30,000 people braved the rain to take part in the 28th annual AIDS Walk New York through Central Park and the Upper West Side on Sunday, to benefit the health group GMHC, 40 other AIDS service organizations and HIV and AIDS research.
Carolyn Mugar told Clark University's 1,096 graduates Sunday to jump in and do what they can when something's wrong.